Entries in #gapyear (78)

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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Tuesday
Jun072016

How To Travel And Get Back To Nature

One of the greatest perks of travelling can be rediscovering the inner cave man. It can give us the chance to reach back into our species roots, go back to basics and become one with the earth again. It’s relaxing, enriching and downright enjoyable. Here are the best ways to get back to nature when you travel.

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Wednesday
May252016

QUIZ: Which Species Should You Help Conserve?

We recently had Endangered Species Day then we had World Turtle Day, so now seems an appropriate time for you to put some thought into which species is the top of your to-help list.

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Tuesday
May242016

Alternative Gap Year Destinatons

We all know he classics; Thailand, Australia, South Africa, Vietnam, India and so on. They’re all worthy destinations, of course they are, or they wouldn’t be so popular. But this list is for those who want to try somewhere a little bit more obscure.

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