Gap Year is some what of a misnomer,not that many people head out on theroad for a whole year.
recommend 6 months of working andsaving money, followed by 6 monthson the road, but it is totally up toyou.FACTOID:John Waiteis perhaps theoldest backpacker in the world at 89.
He started traveling in 1982, that’s
30 years on the road!
Are you a fly be the seatof your pants traveller ordo you need it all plannedout?
1.Backpacking South East Asia2.Fruit picking in Australia3.Round the World Ticket4.Trekking in the Andes5.Working with an NGOThere really are limitlessopportunities when it comes to yourgap year. It does depend to somedegree on what you want to get out ofyour gap year. If you are justlooking for new experiences and fun
then it doesn’t really matter where
you go, but if you are looking forexperiences that will look good on aCV, you should put a great deal of
thought into this, NGO’s like VSO
offer many opportunities to helpcommunities around the world.