Destinations Message Board

Destinations

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Australia

Australia

Australia is one of the most popular countries to travel to on a gap year and there's plenty to see and do.

4849 25132 Australia 2018 - travelling alone
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Wed 29th Nov 2017, 12:03 PM
Cambodia

Cambodia

Cambodia has it all. Ruins, temples, and the best fruit shakes in the whole of South East Asia

144 546 Best place to spend christmas?
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Sat 17th Sep 2016, 10:52 AM
Canada

Canada

Canada is big. It's really big. That's why it helps speaking to people who've been there and done it on their gap year.

372 1369 Best Way 3 days Quebec City to Newark Airport
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Fri 4th Aug 2017, 03:52 AM
Chile

Chile

Chile is a cracking country to travel around on a gap year and no trip to South America would be complete without seeing it.

67 164 Chile Road Trip
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Wed 23rd Nov 2016, 05:55 PM
China

China

China is a bit of a challenge to travel around yet its without-a-doubt one of the most rewarding countries. See it on your gap year.

490 1887 Internet Censorship Crazy in China...
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Wed 13th Dec 2017, 10:10 AM
City Breaks

City Breaks

Whether it's Paris, Rome or New York, a city break is a great way to refresh: you don't always have to fly 20,000 miles to have fun!

13 76 Christmas Markets & Berlin
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Mon 21st Sep 2015, 08:41 PM
Cook Islands

Cook Islands

The Cook Islands. Paradise. If you want advice and information then chat to fellow gappers who've been there and done it.

44 122 COOK ISLANDS - ARE YOU GOING???
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Tue 2nd Feb 2016, 09:24 AM
Ecuador

Ecuador

Ecuador is a little gem and it's a really up-and-coming country in South America with lots to see and do.

66 176 Is the Galapagos worth it?
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Sat 15th Apr 2017, 07:25 PM
Everything, everywhere

Everything, everywhere

For questions about ANY destination in the world, chuck it in this forum: someone will have been there first and will be able to advise!

2108 6698 From hong kong to laos without airplane
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Thu 7th Dec 2017, 10:25 PM
Fiji

Fiji

If you're looking to chillax on your gap year then look no further than Fiji. It's got a thriving backpacker scene.

286 1037 Sailing and island hopping in Fiji
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Sat 22nd Apr 2017, 02:12 AM
Ghana

Ghana

Ghana is one of the most popular countries to volunteer in on a gap year and there's plenty to see and do too!

57 191 Must-See Places in Ghana
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Mon 14th Oct 2013, 11:30 AM
India

India

India's not exactly small. You could easily spend a year travelling around and still not see all it has to offer on your gap year.

528 2113 What to wear in India?
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Sat 20th May 2017, 09:17 AM
Indonesia

Indonesia

Indonesia is made up of 18,000 islands so you've got one or two to choose from on your gap year! Find out which one's best!

162 405 Any other Solo traveler?
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Mon 10th Jul 2017, 07:07 PM
Japan

Japan

Japan is one of the craziest places you're ever likely to go so make sure you see it on your gap year.

226 848 Konnichiwa! Planning my 12 month gapyear in Japan! Need some help! Arigato!
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Sat 5th Aug 2017, 12:40 PM
Kenya

Kenya

If you're after a safari on your gap year then you'll be hard pushed to look past Kenya.

52 159 Volunteering in Kenya
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Sat 20th May 2017, 01:33 PM
Laos

Laos

Laos is a bit of a backpacking Mecca for people in South East Asia and with reason, so see what it's all about.

130 735 Top things to do in Laos
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Wed 8th Jun 2016, 09:47 AM
Malaysia

Malaysia

Malaysia is fast becoming as popular as Thailand and as backpackers are flocking to the country each year. Find out why.

251 948 Weekend trip from KL
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Wed 8th Jun 2016, 11:31 AM
Mexico

Mexico

Mexico is one of Central America's most exciting countries and its got everything from beaches to big cities.

103 145 Mexico and central America
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Wed 27th Jul 2016, 08:50 PM
New Zealand

New Zealand

If you like your adventure and extreme activities then New Zealand is the country that you want to go to on your gap year.

997 3096 Sailing opportunity New Zealand
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Tue 21st Nov 2017, 08:40 AM
Pacific Islands

Pacific Islands

The Pacific Islands are a perfect break away from Oz and Nz and are a must on any gap year.

34 66 Sailing in Tahiti and French Polynesia
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Wed 8th Feb 2017, 10:28 PM
Peru

Peru

The Inca Trail, the Nazca Lines, Machu Picchu; Peru's got it all and more on your gap year.

145 464 Peru proof of exit?
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Thu 8th Aug 2013, 11:25 PM
Singapore

Singapore

Singapore is more than just a stop-over destination on the way to Oz or Nz. It's a pretty cool destination in its own right.

132 403 Grand Prix..
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Fri 19th Jul 2013, 11:14 AM
South Africa

South Africa

South Africa is a popular gap year destination, especially if you want to volunteer, so get some advice and info before you go.

245 785 zimbabwe - national parks- are they safe?
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Sat 14th Feb 2015, 07:19 AM
Thailand

Thailand

Thailand is the hot gap year destination and everyone's wanting a piece of it. Make sure you find out why before you go.

2274 10762 January 28th landing in Bangkok...
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Sat 9th Dec 2017, 07:28 PM
UK

UK

Find out things to see and do in the UK. You'll actually be quite surprised that there's lots to do!

180 687 Are there any cities that match this description?
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Sun 19th Feb 2017, 04:00 PM
USA

USA

Fancy a road trip? The USA is one of the places to do it - explore the country on a gap year and backpack from coast to coast.

1045 4028 Road trip to the US
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Thu 15th Jun 2017, 04:11 AM
Vietnam

Vietnam

If you're into your street food then you'll love Vietnam. It has arguably the best food in the whole of South East Asia.

247 917 Some suggestions about day trips in Sapa
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Fri 25th Aug 2017, 05:11 AM