Apart from perhaps video, nothing can bring a place to life like a decent photo, and for this reason travel photography is one of the most inspiring mediums out there. We love travel photography here at gapyear.com, so we’ve decided to dedicate an entire article subsection to it.
In this section you’ll find photo essays from places including Papua New Guinea, Italy, Cuba, Australia and many more.
You’ll find it impossible not to feel inspired when you see exotic places come to life in a blaze of colour, and hopefully you’ll feel the urge to get out there yourself with camera in tow!
Nepal is a dream backpacking destination, and these incredible images of its people and places show why. This is true travel inspiration.
Ethiopia is not on many bucket lists, despite it being a rapidly changing and developing country. These images show Ethiopia like you've never seen it.
One of the best things about backpacking is collecting views, from famous to beautiful to awe-inspiring. Don't miss out on these.
Malta is a popular holiday destination, but isn't too frequently featured on gap year itineraries. Here's a photo essay to show you why magnificent Malta is worth your time.
The beautiful world beneath the waves of the Red Sea is a bustling metropolis of marine life. Take a sneak peek through a scuba diver's lens into this vibrant aquatic landscape.
Iceland is one of the most photogenic countries on the planet. So you get amazing photos of epic landscapes, like these, but not always without people standing in front of them...
The county of Suffolk, on the east coast of England, has been captured in stunning clarity by local photographer Liam Frankland in these dreamily surreal shots.
Uruma Takezawa went on a long journey to discover himself, the world, and take some of the most stunning travel photographs you will ever see in your life.
These are the ridiculously lovely San Blas Islands of Panama. You could be forgiven that these images have been digitally enhanced, but they honestly haven't!
A Brief Visual History of Travel: gapyear.com presents the epic journey of the human race, from the plains of Africa to the beckoning universe, and beyond.