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Travel Further for Less on a Gap Year

You don't need to have a huge budget to have a mega gap year. Money-saving site Money has put together some tips to help save you some cash.

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Out of Season in China's Bamboo Sea

China is full of strange natural sights, among them the Bamboo Sea, a vast forest of bamboo plants, deserted outside of peak tourist season.


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People who speak more than one language are more attractive, says poll

Multilingual people more attractive

Travelling is one of the best ways to learn another language, and a new poll shows that becoming multilingual makes you more attractive.

Could an alcohol ban be coming to Bali?

Could alcohol be banned in Bali?

A new proposal could see alcohol banned in Indonesia, including the popular backpacker destination of Bali, known for its party atmosphere.


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We are Merging with StudentUniverse!

Gapyear.com is delighted to announce the beginning of a new chapter in its history as we join forces with StudentUniverse.

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Responsible Conservation Projects

Volunteering can be a brilliant way to spend your gap year, but it's important to find a responsible project. Here's how to find the right placement for you.


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