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The Mean (Single) Street of Belgrade

Belgrade, capital of Serbia, is a city full of amazing history, culture, and nightlife. It's also impossible to navigate, even if you have a map.

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7 Things You Need to Travel Solo

Travelling solo is one of those things that seems scarier in theory than in actual practice. We’re here to give you the pep talk for your solo adventure.


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Bye bye, backpack! You can now get a motorised ridealong suitcase

Meet the motorised ridealong suitcase

As a backpacker you love your backpack, but imagine if it had wheels and a motor so you could ride it. Maybe you should meet Modobag.

Google launches travel app ‘Google Trips.’

Google launches 'Google Trips.'

Google has taken its first step into the world of online travel by launching ‘Google Trips,’ a new travel app designed to take the stress out of travelling.


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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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