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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

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Posted in Destinations

Top 10 Tips For A Stress Free Trip.

Travel can be stressful, especially if you are heading off on a long term gap year or backpacking trip, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are my top tips for staying stress free on your next trip, most of

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Posted in Travel Lists, Travel Tips

The Art Of Backpacking, Be Spontaneous.

Travelling spontaneously is an age old travel custom and a backpacking art that is slowly being lost in the age of pre booking apps and gap year itineraries. I want to put that spirit of adventure back into travel and

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Posted in Travel Talk

Independent Travel Or Guided Tours On Your Gap Year? Which Is Best?

Since you will want to make the most of your gap year experience, chances are you will be asking yourself should you join an organised tour or travel independently? Hopefully this handy guide will help you make up your mind.

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Posted in Travel Advice

The Art Of Backpacking, Travel Slowly.

Slow travel is more than just a buzzword, it is a way of travel, a way of life. It is a way of slowing down on your gap year and enjoying the journey as much as the destination. There is

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Posted in Travel Talk

Be Your Own Best Travel Agent.

Travel agents have been the friendly face of the holiday industry for the better part of the last century, organising holidays, dealing with all the annoying things like booking a plane ticket and organising your trip for you, and bussing

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Why It’s Good To Get Lost On Your Gap Year.

The Great Wall of China, Mount Fuji, the Pyramids of Giza, the Inca trail, the names alone are enough to evoke vivid images of these truly awe inspiring locations. You all know these places. If you haven’t seen them yourself

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Posted in Travel Talk

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