The Gap Year Advice Blog

South America: How to Get Off the Beaten Track during your Gap Year

When you think of South America, most backpackers automatically think of Machu Picchu, the beaches of Brazil, Rio de Janerio and the beautiful Galapagos Islands. These […]

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Brexit: How your Gap Year Plans will be Affected

With the country in a state of mild chaos after the UK voted to leave the EU last month, I’m sure the question that is nagging […]

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Gap Year in Asia

3 New Destinations for Your Gap Year in Asia

Spending a gap year in Asia is a very popular choice with potential travellers, for the picture-perfect white sand beaches, magnificent temples and delicious street-food. Destinations […]

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3 Top Trending Destinations for A Gap Year in Africa

A gap year in Africa is definitely back in the game as a top backpacking, gap year destination, after fighting off its tarnished image of yesteryear […]

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African Elephant

Asia, Africa or South America? Which is better for Backpacking?

Exams are over, the partying has started (surely) and the time for planning the future gap year or imminent summer is upon you. But where to […]

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5 Easy Ways to Record Your Gap Year Adventures

Trust me – your gap year will be one of the best experiences of your life, and you’ll never forget it. Having said that, the memory […]

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European Train

A 5 Step Guide To Prepare For Your Interrailing This Summer

Exams are nearly over, the summer is looming and the smell of Hawaiian Tropicana is nearly upon you. Having spent the last year visiting schools up […]

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Take a Gap Year

Should You Be Taking A Gap Year?

There are a million and one reasons why students take a gap year – trust us, we’re pros on the subject and I can send you […]

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