Ancient Rome: What You Should See

Archaeology buffs are spoiled for choice when it comes to exploring ancient ruins in Rome and below is some information about two of Rome’s most famous highlights that are not to be missed on a visit to the Eternal City. The Colosseum Much of the success of the ancient Romans was due to their ingenious…

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Five Fab Beaches for Gap Year Travellers

Let’s face it, no matter how unique your gap year adventure is going to be, you won’t be able to resist a trip to the beach. While filling an itinerary with various exciting and rewarding activities is great, sometimes you just need to relax with some sun and sea. So if you’re looking for a…

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10 Reasons to Spend Your Summer Holiday in Cape Verde

An increasingly popular destination for holiday makers, Cape Verde has everything you need for a break away. Here’s a list of ten reasons why you should consider the country for your summer holiday. All to Yourself If you’re looking to venture away from well-trodden tourist beaches, then look no further. About 500km off the West…

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Exploring Vietnam: Top 4 Best Bars in Ho Chi Minh City

With its exotic landscapes and rich culture, Vietnam is an exciting travel destination that offers plenty to see and do. Ho Chi Minh City is the cultural centre of Vietnam, as well as the country’s largest city. Located along the scenic banks of Saigon River, Ho Chi Minh wows visitors with its impressive architecture, great…

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5 Most Spectacular Atolls in Which You Can Spend Your Gap Year

Atolls, if you don’t know it yet, are called small, ring-shaped coral islands, which lie in the middle of the lagoon. These, usually remote, scattered patches of land in oceans, often give spectacular views and a chance to run away from mass tourism. Moreover, almost every time atolls are also surrounded by breathtaking coral reefs,…

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The Top 5 Things to do in Indonesia on Your Gap Year

Picking five things to do in Indonesia is like saying you can only have one piece of chocolate from Willy Wonka’s factory. With over fourteen thousands islands making up the Republic of Indonesia, it’s a tough call but we’ll give it a go. Whether you are just passing through Indonesia on your Round the World…

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Best Places in the US to Spend a Working Gap Year

A working gap year might have seemed like unfamiliar territory once upon a time, but now more and more students and travellers are heading overseas to spend a year in a foreign country. Gap years often start or end in the States and with a J-1 visa, more or less any type of work is…

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Unique and Alternative Things to Do in Bangkok

Imagine a land that is as friendly as it is mysterious. It’s a place that is brimming with life, from open air markets, to colourful flowers, to fragrant, spicy smells wafting through the air. It’s hot and steamy and the traffic is worse than any big American city, but Bangkok offers the charm of an…

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