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South African Safari Hotel - Tourism Jobs That Will Take You Round the World by The Leap

Tourism Jobs That Will Take You Round the World

A job in tourism sounds like the dream career for the prospective globetrotter. But more often than not tourism jobs can see you sat behind a […]

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Big Redwoods - Forestry Jobs Are NOT Just for Hairy Tree Huggers by The Leap

Newsflash: Forestry Jobs Are NOT Just for Hairy Tree Huggers

If the past twenty years has taught us anything about the state of the planet, it is that trees and the forests in which they flourish […]

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ALLTRACKS Skier - 5 Outdoor Jobs Guaranteed to Get You Dirty on Your Gap Year by The Leap

5 Outdoor Jobs Guaranteed to Get You Dirty on Your Gap Year

Hooray for the gap year – goodbye exam hall, goodbye air-conditioned office. Hello world, hello to the great outdoors. Ready to OD on fresh air, salute […]

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Jaguar in Amazon Rainforest - South American Holidays: To Go or Not To Go? by The Leap

South American Holidays: To Go or Not To Go?

South America may not be the first destination that comes to mind for your holidays. Requiring long-distance flights (at no small cost to your pocket or […]

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Montanita Ecuador - Top Sights Not to Miss on Your South America Tour by The Leap

Top Sights Not to Miss on Your South America Tour

If you’re planning to head to South America anytime soon, there are a whole host of incredible places you’ll want to see. Of course, you could […]

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Tiger Safari - What Is Ecotourism? The Golden Rules for Backpackers by The Leap

What Is Ecotourism? The Golden Rules for Backpackers

The great and the good talk all about ecotourism as the holy grail of travel and something we should all strive for in our globe-trotting. But […]

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Handstand in Africa - Volunteer Work in Africa: Read this Post and Change Your Life! by The Leap

Volunteer Work in Africa: Read this Post and Change Your Life!

At some point in our lives most of us have thought: ‘I’d like to give something back’. Many of us have felt this way in particular […]

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View from an Aeroplane Window - Must-Visit Locations For Any Gap Year Itinerary by The Leap

Must-Visit Locations For Any Gap Year Itinerary

So you’ve finally convinced your parents that you have good reasons to go on a gap year. Now the only thing left is for you to […]

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