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Gap Year

20 articles
Your guide to moving abroad: 10 things to do before you leave
6 min read 6 min

Moving abroad is one of the most interesting and exciting things a person can do – but that’s not to...

10 benefits of studying abroad for a longer time
4 min read 4 min

Learning a new language abroad is one of the most rewarding things you can do: it’s great for your b...

How to save for a gap year: 10 things to start with today
5 min read 5 min

If there is one piece of advice that I could offer to anyone, it would be to travel. Travel as much ...

Gap Year Guide to Australia and New Zealand
6 min read 6 min

So you’re thinking of taking a gap year to explore Australia and New Zealand? Good on you – as the A...

Gap year guide to Europe
6 min read 6 min

Gap years come in a variety of destinations and itineraries: Learning a language, getting internatio...

The ultimate guide to the perfect gap year
5 min read 5 min

A previously published EF GO blog post described a gap year in two ways:gap year(gæp jɪr)nounan amaz...

10 things you should know before moving to Malta
4 min read 4 min

Wanderlust starting to chip away at you? If you’ve been dreaming of a longer trip to a place where t...

Gap year guide to Asia
6 min read 6 min

Asia is the ultimate backpacking continent. It’s a region of striking contrasts that’s big on advent...

Backpacking vs. a language course abroad: which is a better gap year?
4 min read 4 min

Travel may be one of the greatest things you can do with your time on this Earth. It opens your eyes...

Mind the gap: Why it’s good to take some time off
5 min read 5 min

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone” – Neale Donald WalschTaking the step from high school ...

10 things you should know before you move to Sydney
4 min read 4 min

Think you’re ready for a new life ‘down under’? Before you jet off to New South Wales, make sure you...

15 signs you studied abroad with EF
5 min read 5 min

Studying abroad is an experience unlike any other. It will open doors you never imagined and bring y...