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The best Spring Break hotspots

The best Spring Break hotspots

For the U.S. student looking to get away from their studies, Spring Break is the perfect way of getting away from it all. Be it, a relaxing excursion or a complete blowout, there are many great locations in...

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What you need to know about Hindu New Year

What you need to know about Hindu New Year

Yesterday morning we were greeted with the rare delight of a solar eclipse, but today is also an important date in the astrological Hindu calendar, where the sun holds significance. The placing of the sun is said to indicate...

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How to prepare for a TEFL course

How to prepare for a TEFL course

Yesterday we discussed what you can expect from a class-based TEFL course. Some things we went over may have seemed worrying to some of those who are yet to decide whether it's for them. But don'...

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What to expect on your TEFL course

What to expect on your TEFL course

So you've paid your money for a course that will undoubtedly widen your options of things you can undertake during your gap year. All you have to do now is complete it. This is great, but...

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Want a gap-year with lasting impact? Volunteer with Mission Rabies

Want a gap-year with lasting impact? Volunteer with Mission Rabies

Working with animals, children and communities as a volunteer with Mission Rabies education and vaccination teams, brings you into the heart of a unique international humanitarian project. Around 60,000 lives are lost every year from an ancient, deadly, but vaccine-preventable...

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WIN! A pair of Swarovski in-ear headphones and a BassBoomz portable Bluetooth speaker

WIN! A pair of Swarovski in-ear headphones and a BassBoomz portable Bluetooth speaker

Love listening to music in style? BassBuds are the most stylish, high definition, go-to music devices you will ever come across. Seriously, ever come across! They have the largest colour range in the world with...

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What are the 7 Wonders of the World?

What are the 7 Wonders of the World?

There have been many disputes over the years regarding what we consider to be the 7 Wonders of the World. Even though the Greek philosopher Herodotus' Ancient Wonders were accepted, there is still contest...

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Win a travel internship with BUNAC!

Win a travel internship with BUNAC!

If you are looking for a summer adventure and the chance to make your CV stand out from the crowd, then why not enter BUNAC's latest competition to win an all-expenses-paid Travel...

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Have you been dreaming about Road Trippin’?

Have you been dreaming about Road Trippin’?

Not sure what to do on your gap year? Know that you want to make the most of your trip, fitting in adventure, travel, and giving back through community development projects! Global Handprints ‘Community Development Road Trips’...

Africa More
WIN: A package of 20 lessons of standard French in the Caribbean with IMLC!

WIN: A package of 20 lessons of standard French in the Caribbean with IMLC!

Do you need French for you work, studies or career? Then this package is for you! The IMLC will provide you with an accurate language proficiency assessment and one of our well qualified teachers...

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How to save money for your gap year

How to save money for your gap year

So you've made the leap and decided to jump into travelling the world next year, but there's one thing that is essential for your adventure to run smoothly: the requisite amount of money. 365 days’...

Finance and Insurance More
East Timor is a secret paradise

East Timor is a secret paradise

East Timor or Timor-Leste has had a turbulent past, having been controlled by other countries such as Portugal and the Netherlands since the 1500s onwards. But in 2002 it all started to change, as the island was granted independence from...

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Follow the railroad to unforgettable places with Perurail

Follow the railroad to unforgettable places with Perurail

As magical as the Hogwarts Express and leading to equally as mind-boggling destinations, we introduce you to Perurail. They’re a Peruvian-British company that strives to create unforgettable journeys and touristic services by train. There are four 4 trains,...

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Fancy a working holiday in the USA? Check out BUNAC

Fancy a working holiday in the USA? Check out BUNAC

Do you want to travel the USA? Do you love kids? Do you love being outside in the sunshine all day? If the answer to all of those is yes, then spending 2 months...

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