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Ultimate Guides

Written by our expert travellers, our Ultimate Guides are articles and features on perenially popular gap year and backpacker topics. Browse the list below to find something that catches your eye, or use the search facility to the right of your screen to find a guide which is particularly relevant for you and your gap year planning. Remember that you can find gap year jobs, voluntary placements, and year out ideas by exploring our sections on jobs, volunteering and ideas.


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The World's Greatest Adventures on your Year Out

If you are taking time out of your career or studying to travel abroad, make sure you plan in something extraordinary.

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Where to go in 2012 to Avoid the End of the World

So with this in mind, where is the best gap year destination for next year?

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Driving and Getting Around the USA

However you plan to get around America, check out our useful guide

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South East Asia Unusual Facts

Ten things you probably didn't know.

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Hospitality Jobs Abroad

Our guide to finding work in the hospitality industry on your gap year.

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Finding Office Jobs For Your Gap Year

Our Guide to Using Your Office Skills on a Gap Year or Career Break.

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Focus On The Galapagos Islands

Nowhere in the world is there anything else like the Galapagos Islands, read our handy guide.

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Spend your Gap Year in Goa

Goa in South West India is still an extremely popular gap year, career break or alternative destination for young and old alike.

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Alternative Short Breaks in Europe for your Gap Year

Europe as we know it has changed almost continuously over the past 20 years and there are some amazing destinations that are left off many travellers "must see" lists that offer great travel experiences.

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