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How to Squeeze in a Holiday

Whether its work commitments or you’re saving up for something big, taking a holiday isn't always easy. But, it can be done! Here's all you need to know about taking a short break.

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Are Gap Years Just for Toffs?

In her final post as Content Manager our Vicky reveals what's so great about gap years, and why we need to get away from 'gap yah' and accept that they really are awesome.


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40 Tourist Scams to Avoid this Summer

40 Tourist Scams to Avoid this Summer

Most travellers end up learning how to avoid scams on their gap year the hard way, but you can give yourself a head start with this infographic which shows 40 common rip-offs.

Rave of Thrones: Hodor to DJ in Oz

Rave of Thrones: Hodor to DJ in Oz

Game of Thrones actor, Kristian Nairn, also known as Hodor, has announced a Game of Thrones DJ tour around Australia this summer. Lets hope Cersei loses her invite in the post.


Latest Features

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My Week at a Moroccan Surf Retreat

Rebecca went to Morocco to spend a week at a surf camp. It sounds pretty awesome, and definitely a holiday with a difference! Have a read and see if you fancy it too.

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10 Breakfasts Around the World

Top gapper Sarah has travelled the world searching for an international breakfast worth waking up for. Here are her top 10 morning bites from around the world.


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