In their infancy gap years were exclusively the domain of students seeking their modern day rite-of-passage before starting higher education, the concept of gap year travel has, however, changed dramatically in recent years. Now popular with graduates, career breakers and even parents who want to join in the fun, the demand for more gap year options has created a world of possibilities for those looking to traverse the globe.
While the vast range of choices gives mature travellers the opportunity to visit the world's most fascinating destinations, planning the ideal gap year alone can be a little confusing. Choosing to plan a career break or gap year with a company such as Gap Year for Grown Ups, will not only offer travellers an international safety network, they will also be able to take the hassle out of planning their trip.
With trips in over 45 destinations around the world, Gap Year for Grown Ups provides a diverse range of volunteer projects and adventurous gap year experiences. For explorers who want to get the best of out their time away with the least organisational worries, Gap Year for Grown Ups also provide a series of complete gap year options across Asia, South America and Australasia.
Mature adventurers who want to get off the beaten track and see the sights of Latin American can opt for programmes such as the Complete South America Trip. Taking in Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia, travellers will experience a mixture of 4 fantastic programmes. The unique blend of experiences includes learning the local lingo at a Spanish language school, exploring the tropics with wildlife conservation in Ecuador, discovering the historical secrets of Machu Picchu and getting to know the locals at a community project in Bolivia.
For career breakers enthralled by the culture and beauties of Asia, the Complete South East Asia option is the perfect trip. Travelling through India, Thailand and Vietnam adventurers can feast their eyes on sights such as the infamous Taj Mahal, the gilded temples of Thailand and the stunning views of Halong Bay. As with all complete programmes, changes can be made and additional options include volunteering in Thailand and Vietnam with choice of educational, community and wildlife projects.
Ideal for explorers, wildlife enthusiasts, adventurers and travellers who want to live life on the road the Complete Thailand, Australia and New Zealand Trip is a little bit of everything. Complete gappers can make their way through bustling cities, the depths of the Australian outback and a whole host of natural parks, they will also be able to get up close to Thailand's elephants and gain an insight into Maori life and culture. With plenty of time to relax on the beach or take a dip in tropical waterfalls travellers will be able to combine a refreshing break with a life changing travel adventure.
Gap Year for Grown Ups can also cater for travellers who want to go it their own way with a Round the World Complete Tailor Made Trip. The world's best pick and mix offers explorers the chance to make their dream trip with the help of Gap Year for Grown Ups experts at their disposal.
For more information about round the world travel from Gap Year for Grown Ups visit http://www.inspiredbreaks.co.uk/Round%20the%20World or call 01892 701881 for expert travel advice.