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Gap Years, Gap Year Jobs, Volunteering & Working Abroad

If you are looking for a gap year website that provides you with everything you need to know about taking a gap year and working abroad then you have come to the right place.

Gapwork.com is your one-stop website for gap year and backpacking information, including the latest news on gap year jobs, travel destinations and volunteering ideas as well as a comprehensive section to help you plan your gap year.


Helping You Plan Your Gap Year


Gap Year Jobs

Gap Year Travel Store

Visit the online travel store for all the travel essentials you need for your trip, from backpacks to mosquito repellents and nets. Offering a huge selection of lightweight and compact gear for travelling,with specialists on hand to give you kit advice.

Travel Vaccinations and Travel Health AdviceTravel Vaccinations and Travel Health Advice

You can easily view recommended vaccinations and health advice for any countries you’re planning on visiting. Operated by leading high-street chemist Boots, and it enables you to easily create a detailed itinerary of your trip, selecting the countries you’ll be visiting and the dates on which you plan to visit. It will analyse your trip and let you know which particular diseases and infections you’ll be particularly prone to, as well as providing advice on avoiding them.


gap year guidebook 2016The gap-year guidebook 2016

The gap-year guidebook provides up-to-date, unbiased and essential advice for those considering a gap-year, year out or career break. The guidebook, now in its 24th year offers comprehensive advice that is divided into 11 informative chapters that cover health, finance, tips, accommodation, career breaks, mature gappers, working abroad, volunteering abroad, learning abroad, sport and also volunteering, working and learning in the UK.

Travel AppsBest Free Travel Apps When On Your Gap Year

With so many travel apps on the market it can be hard to know which ones are the best when you are away travelling. But fear not! Gapwork.com has assessed the travel app market for you and list our top 5 free gap year travel apps for when you are away...

Read more travel advice in our planning your gap year section.


Global ATravel Acadamy online safety coursesGlobal Travel Academy

Up-skill to Travel and Volunteer Abroad with Global Travel Academy’s Online Courses

Online Courses Designed specifically for international travelers and created by travel industry experts, the online courses will prepare you for your adventure abroad, giving you the tools to travel safely and with confidence.

About Gapwork.com

At Gapwork.com we have over 16 years’ experience of advising and providing gap year backpackers with information and relevant organisations to help them plan their dream travel break. We have designed our website to provide backpackers with useful news, facts and information to ensure that the whole gap year experience from planning to execution is covered.

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