Entries in #gapyear (78)

Friday
Feb162018

QUIZ: How Old Are These  Cities?

The planet is covered in sprawling metropolitan areas, many of which date back to the very earliest civilizations. Here's a selection of the longest lived, but how old are they?

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Thursday
Jan252018

Saving  Socotra

Socotra is an otherworldly paradise; it is fifth in harbouring more endemic life forms than anywhere else in the world. It’s alien like landscape makes it a wonder to the eye, with the striking Dragon’s Blood trees, light blue lagoons and petite Socotra Sunbirds flitting around.

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Friday
Dec152017

QUIZ: Which Of Santa's Reindeer Are  You?

Everybody knows Rudolph but few know much about Santa's O.G. reindeer crew. Are you Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner or Blitzen?

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Friday
Nov172017

QUIZ: How Well Do You Know World  Food?

Food is such an amazing part of travel, so put your foodie knowledge to the test with today's culinary quiz.

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Friday
Nov102017

QUIZ: Do You Know Your Neighbouring  Countries?

So many countries, so little land! Have a root around through today's quiz and test your knowledge on which countries cosy up to each other!

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Thursday
Nov092017

5 Most Cost Effective Ways To  Travel

Many people consider travel to be very costly, but it doesn’t have to be this way! There are many tricks and tips you can follow to make travel much cheaper.  These changes to the way you travel may not only save you money, but might also lead to new and exciting experiences!

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Monday
Oct232017

5 Safest Places for a Girl to Travel  Alone

Solo travel can be an extremely exciting and fulfilling adventure to undertake, however travelling alone can also be daunting as you’re often far away from the security and familiarity of home. In this article we look at some of the best and safest places around the world for female solo travel.

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Friday
Oct062017

QUIZ: Do You Know Where THIS  Is?

Even if you've travelled far, how many of the places you've seen can you actually remember? Take the quiz and find out!

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Monday
Aug212017

How to find cheaper flight tickets 

There is only one rule when booking flights…shop around! Air travel is a big commercial business, everyone is trying to undercut their competitor and get bums on seats. There is no reason in 2017 to be paying too much for flights thanks to the Internet.  Here are some tips to get the best deals on your next trip.

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Monday
Aug212017

Top 10 Tips For  Camping

Camping allows you to let go of all your troubles for just a little while. There’s just something about being out in nature that is so calming. That being said, if you don’t plan properly, it might not be a bed of roses. Here are ten tips to help you get the most out of your camping experience.

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Thursday
May252017

Conservation In Africa - Africa Day  2017

With its vast swathes of grassland, rich verdant jungles and ocean-like deserts, each home to incredibly diverse wildlife, Africa is for many of us the definition of wilderness...

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Tuesday
May162017

How To: Earn Money Online During Your Gap Year  Abroad

Working on a gap year can be essential but tricky. On the one hand you want or need to make some extra money. On the other you don’t want to miss out on experiences or, end up working in Starbucks in Singapore. Here are a few alternative ways to fund your travels:

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Tuesday
Jan312017

Top 5 Gap Year Activities In California 

Without doubt, America contains some the most infamous landmarks and attractions in the world. California is a goldmine in terms of amazing sights and unforgettable experiences.

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Tuesday
Jan172017

Top 5 Places For Cyclists

As a clean, green way of getting from A to B, a great way to keep fit and a conduit for adventure, cycling has become a well-established part of urban culture over the years. Here are 5 places around the world to sate every cyclist’s appetite.

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Tuesday
Sep132016

7 Ways Volunteering Abroad Will Help You Impress Employers

There are so many reasons why volunteering on your gap year can be doubly beneficial, you can have fun whilst boosting your CV in the process! Here are our top seven ways volunteering can help you stand out of the crowd and impress employers...

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