Entries in #gapyear (66)

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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Tuesday
Sep062016

Top 5 Countries to Visit in Your Gap Year

If you're thinking of heading off into the wide world for the first time, or if you're just stuck on where to go next, here are 5 countries definitely worthy of  a visit on anyones gap year adventure!

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Friday
Sep022016

Travelling on a Student Budget

It’s unlikely that you’ll ever have as much spare time as you have when you’re a student, so what better way to make the most of it than by travelling the world? The only problem is students aren’t typically renowned for their expendable budgets, so we’ve compiled some tips to prove that, with some clever planning, it is possible to travel on a student budget!

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Wednesday
Aug242016

Where Should You Travel To On Your Gap Year? 

So, your A Level results are in! If they weren't what you were expecting or they were but you just fancy a break from academia, you could get a different kind of education on a gap year; one full of people, vibrant cultures, incredible food, wildlife and natural beauty!

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Tuesday
Aug232016

How To Be A Sustainable Traveller

Travelling is great and it is something that everyone should try to do during their lifetime but there is no denying that it can take its toll on the environment so we’ve got a few tips to help make you into a true, sustainable traveller!

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Wednesday
Aug172016

QUIZ: Where Should You Volunteer In South America? 

So, you know that you want to volunteer in South America but you can’t decide on a specific country? South America has so much to offer so it’s understandable that you’re struggling to make your mind up! Take our quiz and find the perfect destination for you:

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Tuesday
Aug162016

The Top 5 Gap Year Money Tips

Learning to manage your gap year cash can take your money further: you pay less for spending or borrowing, and get better deals on exchange. Here’s how to do it right;

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Tuesday
Aug092016

10 Tips For Anxious Travellers

Travelling can be amazing but it can also be incredible stressful, especially if you're naturally a more anxious person but you shouldn't let that put you off exploring the world! In an attempt to ease your worries, we've compiled ten tips to help you out if you're an anxious traveller:

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Tuesday
Jul262016

The 8 Signs That Prove You Haven’t Travelled Enough

So you think you’re now a well-seasoned traveler and you’re telling everyone around you that you’ve got the globe-trotting bug, but how do you know if you’ve definitely got it? Here are eight signs that show you haven’t actually travelled enough and that you need to get back out onto the road before you can truly claim to be a sufferer of wanderlust:

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Tuesday
Jul122016

10 Tips For Women Travelling Alone

Without a doubt, travelling is one of the most enriching and invigorating things you can experience.  More specifically, travelling alone can be one of the best decisions that you’ll ever make. You get to follow your own schedule, do only the things you want to do, and travel at a pace that makes you happy. 

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Wednesday
Jul062016

Top 10 Cities To Visit In China

China has always been a relatively mysterious country to the western world.  In fact there are 663 cities in China, and each province has a very different taste bud, historical background and culture. Now, I understand it’s very difficult to visit all of those cities without sufficient funds, so let me suggest some for you!

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Friday
Jun102016

The 5 Best Places To Kayak And Canoe

There are few ways of travelling that can offer the extremes of peace and tranquillity along with a wild ride quite like Kayaking and Canoeing. They’ve been used in one form or another for hundreds of years, passaging people into some of the remotest parts of the world, but where are the most amazing?

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Wednesday
Jun082016

QUIZ: Where Should You Volunteer In Asia?

Asia is a vast, complex and massively exciting continent. It's full of amazing sites and sounds, along with great people, unique cultures and great opportunities. So why not volunteer in Asia? Take our quiz and find out where is best for you to go.

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