"I am pleased that I have found a placement with my partner [boyfriend] and I am impressed with the way that all bases have been covered and I don’t have to worry about organizing logistics. I would recommend this to anyone."
Are you longing for a fun-filled gap year but want to make it worth your while by learning something new while you are away? Do you fancy adding some sizzle to your CV or learning a brand new skill? There are so many opportunities worldwide to experience new things or develop your skills and knowledge. If you want to test your physical limits you can learn to dive or surf, try an adventure trekking challenge or learn martial arts. Stretch your brain by learning a new language, sign up for a unique internship opportunity abroad, volunteer, try teaching abroad or get paid work and see the world at the same time!
Travelling is all about expanding your mind, broadening your horizons and testing yourself with new challenges. Whether you intend it to or not, travel equals self development, whether it means learning a new skill, getting your head round the local language, gaining paid work experience for your CV or learning about conservation or wildlife abroad. Learn, develop and fall in love with travel as you set off to explore the world!
97 trips for Learn & Develop
Work as an Au Pair in the USA for a year. Earn over USD10,000 and gain amazing childcare experience abroad. Flights, accommodation, meals and insurance included, plus a 4-night orientation in New York!travel USAP
Live on a South African game reserve for 2 weeks as you volunteer with wildlife and the local community, take unforgettable safaris and explore Kruger National Park! All meals and accommodation included!travel SABE
A 29 day epic South African adventure at a private game reserve, full of conservation, safaris, community volunteering, adrenaline adventures and trips to Swaziland and Mozambique!travel SABA
Have an unforgettable 3-week experience in Costa Rica, including turtle conservation, volcano visits, adventure activities, surfing, jungle camping and beach bliss – epic!travel CRAV
Travel and work on Australia's East Coast on our Big Aussie Adventure. Includes awesome travel along the East Coast from Cairns to Sydney, plus a paid work package so you can earn money in Oz – amazing!travel AUBA
Aged 18-30 and looking for paid ranch work in Australia? This 9-day package includes 4 days relaxing in the beautiful beach resort of Noosa, 5 days ranch training and a guaranteed paid ranch job in the Oz outback!travel AURJ
Become a childcare or teaching volunteer in Surin, a stunning rural area of Thailand near to the Cambodia border. Includes two days in buzzing Bangkok!travel THTC