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12th December 2012 Pros and Cons of Fruit Picking in Australia
Many backpackers decide that when they travel to Australia that they will look for a job fruit picking. This is because they see fruit picking as a way to work in the sunshine, meet some new friends and earn some extra cash for their travelling.
6th December 2012 10 Reasons To Take A Gap Year
With 2013 nearly upon us you may be wondering what the year ahead will bring and you could be considering travelling and taking a gap year.
5th December 2012 The Five Best Places To Spend Christmas
With Christmas only a few weeks away we have started to think of the best places to spend Christmas and New Year and have compiled a list of our top five favourite Christmas locations.
5th December 2012 Raleigh International - Volunteering in 2013
On International Volunteering Day (5th December 2012) Raleigh International is encouraging everyone considering voluntary work to make their New Year’s Resolution early and commit to a programme.
28th November 2012 What To Know About Travelling In A Country In Turmoil
Even when a country is experiencing a period of turmoil, travelling still takes place.
28th November 2012 Discounted Africa Overland Trips This December & January
If you’ve already had enough of the silly season and want to get away for Christmas, Oasis Overland have discounted some of their Africa overland trips.
27th November 2012 Travel Trends for 2013
With 2013 imminently approaching here at Gapwork.com we were wondering what the biggest travel trends of 2013 were likely to be.
21st November 2012 Driving Around Australia
Driving is one of the best ways to see Australia and can be an unforgettable experience. Make sure you are prepared by letting Gapwork.com tell you what you need to know about driving around Australia.
21st November 2012 The Telegraph Adventure Travel Show Ticket Offer
The Telegraph Adventure Show is offering reduced price advance tickets to the show to Gapwork.com users!
20th November 2012 Train To Be A Ski Instructor This Winter
If you are an accomplished skier or snowboarder and are thinking of taking a gap year away that combines your love of winter snow sports, why not become a ski or snowboarding instructor?