Deciding whether you should travel alone or with friends in one of the most important decisions you have to make. Travelling with friends can be a great way to have fun and bond as a group. But travelling on your own is equally amazing, and in many ways, it's better!
Currently, around 60% of people who set off on a gap year travel alone. This means that of you travel alone there will be loads of people in the same boat as you! Even if you start out on your own, you won't be alone for long as you'll soon be making new friends around the world. Trust us, it will happen!
If you decide to travel with friends, it's important to determine what kind of trip you want, and make sure you have similar expectations. Think about the type of activities that really interest you and make sure that you, and any friends you travel with, are on the same page.