Your Ultimate Guide to Gap Years and Overseas Adventures
This one-stop guide has essential information on pre-trip planning, including health and safety, budget, tickets, packing, the latest technologies for keeping in touch, and even includes tips on how to choose your travel companions. This guide is primarily aimed at 18-25-year-olds planning a significant overseas trip, perhaps working or volunteering along the way. Continent overviews reveal the best routes, where to find other travelers or meet locals, and the must-see attractions. Activity chapters give details on volunteering and working abroad, from fruit-picking to teaching, yacht-crewing and au pairing. This guide is fully illustrated, with maps and lots of travelers own tips and stories to inspire. The Big Trip will save prospective travelers time and money, and inspire them to greater adventures.