The Gap Year Advice Blog

Five Fantastic Wine Tours Across The Globe

Gap Year Idea: Five Fantastic Wine Tours Across The Globe

It’s not your typical gap year activity… But who wants to only do the mainstream stuff that everyone else does? I mean, can you think of […]

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Ten of the World’s Spookiest Spots

10 of the World’s Spookiest Spots to Visit on Your Gap Year

No matter what time of year it is, these places are seriously spooky… With another horror-filled Halloween just gone by, it’s time to take a look […]

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Top Tips for Finding the Right Hostel for You

Find the Right Hostel for Your Gap Year With These Tips

You may have heard horror stories about hostels… Hostels can be a great place to meet like-minded people without breaking the bank. But the excitement of […]

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Six of the Wackiest Places to Eat Around The World

Six of the World’s Wackiest Restaurants to Visit on Your Gap Year

If you’re a foodie like me, then sampling the food in a foreign country probably excites you more than anything else in the world… From savoury […]

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How to Visit the Galapagos Islands on the Cheap(ish)

How to Visit the Galapagos Islands on the Cheap(ish)

It’s on every serious traveller’s bucket list… And no wonder – the Galapagos Islands are a wondrous place, and the reasons why it’s so popular with […]

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Find the World’s Rarest Animals on These Gap Year Programs

Find the World’s Rarest Animals on These Gap Year Programs

Who doesn’t love animals…? People travel far and wide to experience different wildlife travel activities – from spotting the Big Five on Safari, to gorilla tracking […]

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Venezuela Is a Completely Safe Gap Year Destination If You Follow These Rules

Venezuela Is a Completely Safe Gap Year Destination If You Follow These Rules

It’s a place so beautiful, it inspired a hit song… And yet Venezuela (and its famous Orinoco river that Enya sang about) doesn’t receive nearly as […]

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10 Stunning Stargazing Gap Year Destinations Across the Globe

10 Stunning Stargazing Gap Year Destinations Across the Globe

It’s something we all enjoy… Who doesn’t love staring up at the night sky and seeing a seemingly infinite collection of stars twinkling away? Sadly, as […]

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