Entries in #gapyears (7)

Tuesday
Jun092015

Gap Years Are Good For You. Fact!

People will say that travelling is an easy way out for those who can’t face the reality of hard work but this couldn’t be further from the truth. A traveller’s life is perhaps the most challenging but rewarding life of all. Here’s why!

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Tuesday
Jan272015

Working Holidays: The Best Places To Go

Travelling isn’t cheap and for some people, a gap year purely for leisure is out of the question. But it’s not all lost. Many people travel and work at the same time and sometimes this is the better option. By taking on work as you travel around a new country you get to experience the culture much more than the average backpacker.

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Tuesday
Jan132015

Great thinkers who surfed the gap year wave

Your mum and dad might only have bad things to say about gap years, but what they didn’t know is that many great thinkers kick started their intellectual journey abroad. Sometimes there is just nothing better than to polish your Einstein brain far away from home and wander into the heart of unknown lands. Let’s take a look at the great list.  

 

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Tuesday
Nov112014

The 10 most remote travel destinations on earth

Do you fancy going to places that most people overlook? This travel guide is for those wishing to experience some truly remote destinations, places other travellers often skip as they make their way around the world. A little hint: You might need a warm jacket for many of these adventurous destinations, but don’t let it put you down.

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Friday
Nov072014

work experience abroad: does it ever beat a degree? 

The summer is over and while all your friends have gone off to university with the promise of having the time of their lives, you are now working, taking a gap year or suffering from general confusing about what to do with your life – or maybe you are still at school wanting to escape from the academic world with frequent day dreams about life outside the classroom.

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Friday
Oct312014

Halloween international

Halloween as it is today in western culture is a widely celebrated and popular holiday. Its varying forms and historic origins differ from continent to continent from such festivals as the Chinese Hungry Ghost Festival and Spanish speaking countries’ El Dia de los Meurtos.

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Friday
Oct242014

10 modes of transportation that are anything but boring  

Travelling is fun. Travelling in a bizarre way you’ve never done before is even more fun! If you want to make the most of your journey why not travel in style on some of these awesome, whacky and downright crazy ways to get around abroad!

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