The Gap Year Advice Blog


How to Travel the World Like a Local on Your Gap Year

Live in your own city like a tourist and travel the world like a local… These wise words, told to me by a fellow traveler on […]

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The Ultimate Christmas Markets to Visit on Your Gap Year

It’s that time of year again, the season to be jolly! What better way to get into the festive spirit than wandering the Christmas markets, tasting […]

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The World’s Most Wondrous Waterfalls

Visit the World’s Most Wondrous Waterfalls on Your Gap Year

Leonardo da Vinci once said “water is the driving force of all nature…” And I couldn’t agree more. There’s no better way to explore the beautiful […]

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Travelling Around Africa On Your Gap Year: Where to Begin

Africa holds an air of mystery in the minds of so many… But how do you begin to plan your gap year in Africa? Just like […]

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How to Make your Gap Year Original

How to Make Your Gap Year Original

With the rise in gap years it can be difficult to avoid the “Gap Yah” stereotype… As The Tab liked to point out back in 2014, […]

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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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