The Gap Year Advice Blog

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8 Types of Traveller You’re Guaranteed to Meet on Your Gap Year

Any of you that have done any form of travelling will know that travellers are a diverse species… But if you spend enough time on the […]

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The Fun and Easy Way to Make Friends on Your Gap Year Anywhere in the World

Whenever the topic of making friends on your gap year comes up, it’s an eternal worry for those yet to hit the road… Yet talk to […]

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5 Bizarre Hangover Cures to Use on Your Gap Year

We all know that hungover feeling a little too well… When you stir from a big night, you’ve got a splitting headache, you feel sick with […]

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5 Things You Need to Know About Gap Year Insurance

Undoubtedly the least exciting part of planning any trip is researching and buying your gap year insurance. It’s an added (and if you’re new to travel, […]

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5 Awesome Travel Card Games to Liven Up Any Gap Year

Anyone who has done any form of travelling will know just how important knowing your card games is. If, on your gap year travels, you’re looking […]

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10 Compelling Reasons to Fill Your Gap Year With an Internship Abroad

10 Compelling Reasons to Fill Your Gap Year With an Internship Abroad

There’s no doubt that carrying out an internship before or after university is fantastic. And there’s a bunch of compelling reasons why: you get work experience […]

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A Guide to Terrifying Creatures to Avoid on Your Gap Year

A gap year offers a fantastic opportunity to explore warmer climes, rainforests, beaches and much more… But as you take the path less travelled and head […]

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Gap Year Statistics to Broaden Your Mind

Thinking about taking a gap year? You’re not alone. It’s a common misconception that year out is little more than a expensive holiday with no real […]

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