The Gap Year Advice Blog

Snowman - Save For Travelling and Do Christmas On a Budget With These Tips

Save For Travelling and Do Christmas On a Budget With These Tips

If you’re planning on doing some travelling after Christmas, chances are you’re probably doing everything in your power to save money ahead of your trip. Unfortunately, […]

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Christmas Presents - Essential Stocking Fillers for the Travel-Mad Backpacker in Your Life

Essential Stocking Fillers for the Travel-Mad Backpacker in Your Life

Are you planning on doing some travelling after Christmas? Perhaps you’re a parent or close friend of someone who is? If that’s the case, this article […]

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Santa Fun Run Volunteering - 10 Ways to Do Your Bit Over the Christmas Holidays

10 Ways to Do Your Bit Over the Christmas Holidays

The Christmas holidays are here! Most of us will have been slaving away at school, university or work – so there’s no doubt you’ll be looking […]

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Panorama Meal - Tanzania's Tastiest Local Dishes Every Traveller Should Try

Tanzania’s Tastiest Local Dishes Every Traveller Should Try

Tanzania is one heck of a country. Home to approximately 120 tribes, it also boasts the largest concentration of wildlife per square kilometre of anywhere in […]

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Gap Year Divers - The Epic Scuba Diving Spots No Gap Year Should Be Without by The Leap

The Epic Scuba Diving Spots No Gap Year Should Be Without

Picture this: you’re casually bobbing along next to a sea turtle, 20 metres below sea level, breathing comfortably and gazing out at some seriously spectacular marine […]

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Girl Sits on Beach at Sunset - How to Beat the Post-Travel Blues by The Leap

How to Beat the Post-Travel Blues

Those of you that are already well-travelled will know how tough it can be to return from the trip of a lifetime and slot right into […]

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Guy Fawkes Mask - 5 Lessons Guy Fawkes Can Teach Us About Gap Year Travel by The Leap

5 Lessons Guy Fawkes Can Teach Us About Gap Year Travel

Can you feel it? Guy Fawkes Night is coming. A celebration that sees people of all ages waving sparklers, gawping at fireworks and chomping on toffee-coated […]

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Sitting on Tabletop Mountains - 5 Hidden Gems Most Backpackers Miss in La Gran Sabana, Venezuela by The Leap

4 Hidden Gems Most Backpackers Miss in La Gran Sabana, Venezuela

La Gran Sabana, or to us English-speaking folk,’The Great Savannah’, is located in the Southeastern corner of Venezuela at the border with Brazil and Guyana. Remote […]

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