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from UWC to the Do School

Bangladesh, Italy, Hong Kong, the British Virgin Islands. In a bare dorm with four single beds, we sat, dazed. We had made the first few exhilarating steps onto the new paths that stretched ahead of each of us. 877 more words

Gap Year


I`m in a quite strange time of life right now. Most common feelings nowadays are anticipation, anxiety and hope. May 16th is the day that I`ve been waiting for one year. 223 more words


Byron Bay

Since we last posted we have travelled up from Newcastle to Byron Bay, with a brief stop in Coffs Harbour.

Ever since we arrived in Australia, every backpacker we have met has told us Byron Bay is the place to go. 328 more words

What to do next?

I’m writing this blog, sat in a hammock in a hippy hostel in Noosa, on the East coast of Australia. I’m over half way through my travels and my mind is beginning to remember I have a home. 414 more words

Does anyone know how to get in touch with Laura Poitras?

I have a kid who is taking a gap year and wants to learn about documentary film making.  She’s multilingual, speaks German, French, some Italian and is teaching herself Mandarin. 51 more words



Having been in South East Asia for three months now, I’ve tried many different kinds of transport in the various countries, and have almost become accustomed to the pace of it all – which vacillates unpredictably between dangerously hectic and cripplingly slow. 1,030 more words

North Island Adventures, I

Meet Michelle, one of my best friends. Originally from Canada, she’s currently working as a primary school teacher in Melbourne. We met last year at the gym. 249 more words

Gap Year