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Life Lessons from 18 Months on the Road Featured Image

Looking Back on 18 Months of Travel

Travel for a long time, and you gain some surprising insights about using your time, making friends, and remembering experiences on the road.

6 Travel Bloggers to Follow on Snapchat Featured Image

6 Bloggers to Follow on Snapchat

Snapchat has become a hugely popular tool for travel bloggers. These are the people you should follow who are using it in amazing ways.


Recent News

New earpiece translates speech in real-time

Earpiece translates speech in real-time

A new earpiece technology is aiming to break down language barriers by allowing people speaking in different languages to chat.

Travelling alone? This Japanese restaurant lets you dine with a stuffed animal

Dine with a stuffed toy in Japan

Worried about travelling & visiting restaurants alone? A Japanese restaurant has solved the problem by offering stuffed toys as dining chums.


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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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