The beautiful, tropical island-nation has now become affordable and accessible to backpackers, with the unveiling of a new system to book authentic accommodation.
More than 80 elephants have been killed for their ivory in a Zimbabwe game reserve. The deaths were caused by poachers who laced a waterhole with cyanide.
Disney world have cracked down on allowing disabled people to skip the queue. Too many able-bodied people were paying others to help them jump the line.
Seoul has announced plans to build the world's first 'invisible skyscraper'. Impossible? It would seem not. Click through to find out how they'll achieve it...
This map of penis size kept us entertained for a good ten minutes in the gapyear.com office - trust me that's a long time for us. Well worth getting a cuppa in and checking it out.
The UK Foreign Office has revealed a series of peculiar laws which have ensnared naïve Brits, from wearing camouflage in Barbados to chewing gum in Singapore…
18,000 people were surveyed in 24 countries, but which city do you think tops the world poll? I'll give you a clue... apples, Frank Sinatra and hawt dawgs