"Familiarity breeds contempt", as the saying goes. Doing the same things over and over can lead some to a life of apathy, but what of those that dare to dream bigger than what’s expected of them? Of course, traveling is in itself a life of...

Browsing through my stats I was able to see what the most popular posts on Gap Year Escape have been in 2010. Here's a recap… Top 10 Gap Year Travel Backpacks Selecting your backpack for your Gap Year can be one of the most important decisions you'll...

As we draw to the end of 2010, I find myself reflecting over the past year. As I sign off for the holidays I wanted to make some announcements FAQ stylee. Are you travelling at the moment? For those of you who are unaware I took a...

We all make mistakes. It's a fundamental part of life. A friend told me this and instead of being supportive, well I just laughed. I laughed and if I hadn't just gone I am sure I would have peed myself.

I love travelling and ordinarily I am a positive person. Seriously though, I have to know. Who the hell stole my cheese?