Gap Year

How to become a ski instructor
If you have a passion for snowsports and dream of turning this into a career, you may be surprised at how achievable this dream actually is. All it takes is a basic level of skill when it comes to skiing, and you are already halfway there. The next step is to […]

How to become a ski instructor – Everything you need ...

8 reasons why you should study abroad
If you’re mid-way through a degree and asking yourself if you should take advantage of the opportunity to study abroad for a semester, the answer should be, without a doubt, YESSSSS. Sure, moving abroad can be scary, you will experience culture shock and you will miss your family and creature comforts, […]

8 reasons why you should study abroad

Gap Year Destinations
There are so many reasons why I encourage everyone to take a gap year instead of rushing into university and working life, which I have discussed in detail here.  If you are planning to travel and live overseas for your gap year (which I highly recommend for these reasons), these are […]

Gap Year Destinations: The best places to live on your ...

Gap Year Ideas
If you have been following my blog for a while now you would know that I am a big believer in the benefits of gap years. I believe we need time between high school and university to get to know ourselves, our interests and what career we actually want to do, […]

The Best Gap Year Ideas

Taking a gap year
When I finished high school my parents were set on me going straight to university and getting a degree. They thought that if I had a year off I wouldn’t go back. While they had good intentions, a gap year before university truly was what I needed to find myself, my […]

Don’t listen to your parents: Take a gap year before ...

I truly believe that EVERYONE should travel in their 20’s, as far and as wide as possible (well, as you can possibly afford). Your 20’s are the time to go, read on to discover why… In your twenties, you have fewer responsibilities and commitments. Go before you get that boring desk […]

EVERYONE should travel in their 20’s – this is why

The Best of Canada
Ever since I can remember, I have had a strong desire to travel and explore the world. As a child I would watch TV shows, dreaming to one day visit the places seen on screen:  New York, LA, Hollywood, London etc. My childhood dream was ALWAYS to be a flight attendant. […]

Why I Packed My Bags and Moved Overseas at 18

Everyone should take a gap year - these are the benefits of travelling overseas on a gap year
There are soooo many reasons why EVERYONE should take a gap year. Despite what your parents might think, you can learn just as much from experiences and cultures as you can from an education. I’m not saying you shouldn’t study, but what’s the harm in taking a year or two off.  […]

The benefits of travelling overseas for a gap year