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By GapGuru
If you have ever thought that gap years are a waste of time, then you have never heard of GapGuru. Condemning all kinds of “volun-tourism”, GapGuru provides structured gap years during which students work on worthwhile and sustainable projects.
By Essential Travel
Taking a gap year during university is becoming more common, but there are risks involved. Essential Travel reveals that many students don't return
By Essential Travel
28% of gappers cite money and financial worries as the biggest challenge during their time away, as the leading online travel insurance site Essential Travel found during a recent survey
By Essential Travel
Taking a gap year was one of the must-do for young adults and students. These days, it's the older age demographic who are deciding to take a gap year
By Global Adventure Missions
In January 2013, Global Adventure is launching young Britons who are empowered, enabled, and excited to plant the Kingdom of God around the world, while becoming inspired leaders who live out Christ-like lives of servanthood, integrity and authority.
By Quest Overseas Ltd
The Gap Year of a lifetime awaits a team of British and US Quest Overseas students as they gear up to take part in the main Rio Carnival Parade alongside the Mangueira Samba School in February 2013.
By Essential Travel
The "gap year" is fast becoming a gap quarter as Essential Travel found in a recent survey where 70% of those aged 18 - 20 are planning to travel for three to six months, compared with 47% in the same age range who have previously travelled.
By Acacia Africa
Acacia Africa point to voluntours as the new half way house for gappers looking to take a shorter and more meaningful travelling stint
By Essential Travel
If you're getting ready to embark on a full on gap year, career break or just a few months of adventure, Essential Travel has started a Great Backpacker Giveaway!
By i-to-i TEFL
Increases in the graduate employment keep rising which is prompting more and more people to leave the country to find work. Graduates are turning to TEFL as way of travelling the world, adding recognised skills to their CV and gaining experience.
By FutureSense
Gap years are high on many student’s agenda during this time of year, thus, GapGuru believes that now is the time to pledge our support to those students who are unsure of their gap year plans.
Students looking for a dream job this summer or during their gap year should consider working on a superyacht says
With universities now charging a premium for tuition fees (up to £9000 per year) many students who would have once considered a gap year are now reconsidering their financial and destination options.
By Chloe Rushworth
Easter signals the time when many students and academics start serious planning for the Gap years and sabbaticals that are becoming increasingly popular in the UK.
By Raleigh International
A recent study by Raleigh International has found that 90% of Raleigh volunteers had a more positive attitude to work and life at the end of their expedition.
By United Planet
United Planet offers Gap Year volunteer abroad programs that last either 6 months or 12 months; in countries from Austria to Uganda.
By Stickyeyes on behlaf of Cheapflights
With GSCE and A Level results having come out just last week and the economy doing less than favourably, gap year holidays will once again be on the rise among both students and professionals.
By Raleigh International
With 220,000 school leavers unable to get into university this year, many people will be left with a sudden unplanned gap year. Raleigh International is urging people to use the time constructively and turn it into a positive experience.
London, July 2011: Working on a conservation project in South Africa with cheetahs, lions, sable or antelope, helping to build a school in Peru and teaching children in India or China are just some of the hands-on experiences available.
BUNAC is recommending working gap years in Australia, New Zealand and Canada, which all seem to be weathering the economic storm better than the USA and Europe and offering good job prospects for 2011-12.
The huge increase in university tuition fees in 2012 will undoubtedly lead to difficult decisions for school leavers who are considering further education or those who missed out on a university place this year.
By GapGuru
With record numbers of UK university applicants set to be disappointed on A-Level results day, GapGuru explains why taking a gap year is a worthwhile alternative to university.
By Laura Hamlin
Those that want a gap month instead of a gap year can take advantage of travel deals with 15% off
Essential Travel sees students heading straight to University to avoid fee hikes
By Jacquie Sandison
Edinburgh based, Brand Agility Ltd, have supplied the ITV X Factor crew with Caribee backpacks for the 2011 auditions tour. Caribee is Australia's favourite travel and lifestyle brand and is available at
By GapGuru
GapGuru welcomed as full member of Year Out Group, the only specialist industry body for gap year travel.
By Inspire Volunteering
Inspire Volunteering – a volunteer abroad organisation that matches UK volunteers to international projects in genuine need – have launched their new website. The new site is filled with valuable information for current and potential volunteers.
By Inspire Volunteering
Inspire is a volunteer abroad organisation that has decided to leverage social media as a way to engage with potential volunteers. In just 4 short months Inspire have managed to gain over 1300 Facebook fans.
By Molokini Marketing
John Bristol, of educational development charity, Lattitude Global Volunteering, has been presented with an award for Services to Education by the International Cooperation Department of the Ministry of Education and Training (ICD MOET) in Vietnam.
By Monika Lutz
With the price of education climbing and drops out making way, a rising trend is changing the lives of more Americans: the gap year.
By Molokini Marketing
Edinburgh student Elaine Cheng is holding a fashion show on Saturday 9 October at 2pm in Bristo Hall, Edinburgh, to raise money for her Lattitude Global Volunteering gap year placement in Ecuador.
By Molokini Marketing
A young Australian on a gap year in the UK with not for profit youth development charity Lattitude Global Volunteering, was given the honour of attending a royal garden party at Buckingham Palace this summer.
By GapGuru
GapGuru, one of the UK’s leading ethical gap year providers, is launching a new range of exciting volunteering programmes for a gap year in South Africa. Gap year opportunities include teaching, childcare, women's empowerment and conservation.
By GapGuru
GapGuru offers gap year alternatives to university, designed to give A-level students the opportunity to build skills & experience. With competition for university places greater than ever, differentiating yourself is becoming increasingly important
By i-to-i
A Level students are turning to gap year opportunities abroad due to lack of jobs.
By Raleigh
The youth and education charity Raleigh, which runs leadership and volunteering expeditions around the world, is endorsed by several employers and parents who see the benefits of a constructive year off.
By Raleigh
Take a year out to develop skills and research university value for money, urges youth and education charity Raleigh
By Raleigh
A gap year expedition offers the chance to develop soft skills and gain a clearer insight into what to do next...
By Molokini Marketing
As young people excitedly plan gap year adventures, the enthusiasm is not always matched by their parents but, according to charity, Lattitude Global Volunteering, an organised gap year provides a balance of fun, adventure, structure and support.
By Mind The Gap Year
When once again the exam results come out many young people ponder what to do next. Mind The Gap Year offer some helpful advice to those planning on a Gap Year.
By Arvind
Inspire volunteer and travel programmes.
By Hannah Lane, Projects Abroad
Volunteer Projects for Gap Years, Career Breaks, Electives and Summer Placements.
By Molokini Marketing
Young Linlithgow Gymnastics coach, Lucy Mason, volunteered at a school in Ghana with charity Lattitude Global Volunteering and found it to be an eye-opening and humbling experience.
By Molokini Marketing
Paul Rompani, CEO of educational development charity Lattitude Global Volunteering, explores the American approach to the productive gap year as a decrease in university places leads young people in the UK take a gap year to consider their options.
By Hannah Lane, Projects Abroad
Have you thought of taking a Gap year? A career break? The opportunity to experience and immerse yourself within another culture whilst working on a worthwhile project of your choice?
By Frontier
Frontier and Edexcel have launched a new and unique TEFL qualification that allows candidates to gain a formal and recognised BTEC in Teaching English as a Foriegn Language while having the time of their life on a gap year project!
By Molokini Marketing
Warwickshire man and rugby coach, Peter Cook, is inviting people to donate sports and rugby equipment to the students of a Tanzanian school where his son, Charlie, is currently volunteering with charity Lattitude Global Volunteering.
By Molokini Marketing
Volunteers’ Week 2010 commences on Tuesday 1 June and charity Lattitude Global Volunteering is taking the opportunity to recognise the positive difference made by its volunteers in communities in the UK and overseas.
By Emma Kent
Tribewanted, the groundbreaking social experiment on a Fijian island that has injected more than $1m into the local economy by setting up an online tribal community of more than 10,000 people, launches its second project in Sierra Leone, West Africa.
By Katie Davies
Volunteering overseas as opposed to backpacking, has become a popular choice among young people planning a gap year, but why?


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