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5 Easy Steps To Make Your Gap Year Dreams A Reality.

Do you dream of travelling round the world? Do you wish you could just get on a plane and explore the world for a year or more? Of course you do! Everyone does. Stop dreaming of taking a gap year

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Posted in Travel Video

Should You Take A Gap Year?

New bonus video up this week! Don’t worry you’ll still get your scheduled video on Friday I just wanted to give you a little more this week! So what do you think? Should people take a gap year? Is it

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Travel Is About More Than The Destination.

When you are travelling the world visiting awesome tropical islands and majestic mountain ranges, glittering megalopolis cities and mysterious jungles, take some time to appreciate the journey too, because the journey is what real travel is all about.

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Posted in Travel Talk

The Importance Of Trekking In Nepal.

Trekking in Nepal is an adventure activity that is vital to the regions recovering economy, and whilst tourism is improving Nepal’s economic situation it is vital that travellers choose the right company to guide them to ensure they have a responsible, positive impact on tourism in Nepal.

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Posted in Destinations, Responsible Travel

8 Reasons You Need More Adventure Travel In Your Life Now.

The advantages of taking a gap year or travellingthe world are well known and documented, but if you really want to make the most of your gap year and reap even more benefits, then you should throw a little bit of adventure in there too! 

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Posted in Travel Lists

Why Aruba Is Far More Than Just An All Inclusive Destination.

Aruba is famous as being an all inclusive tourist paradise, and with good reason, but don’t make the mistake of thinking that is all it is. For those intrepid travellers willing to look beyond the surface Aruba will reveal a deeper, wilder side that is perfect for independent backpackers.

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Aruba Left Me Black, Blue and Very Red, But Loving Every Minute!

Aruba takes Adventure Travel a whole new level, and left me bumped, bruised and battered after throwing myself into every adventure sport and crazy adventure imaginable, but I loved every single minute!

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Posted in Destinations

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