Taking a gap year after you have finished school, college or university has become pretty much a rite of passage for many young adults before they enter adulthood and look into getting a job.
However, seeing as the job market for graduates and other newly-qualified young professionals is so bleak, many of these young adults are heading overseas in order to find work and boost their CV.
STA Travel has revealed the results of a new survey which shows that applications for a round-the-world gap year trip have increased by a staggering 25% compared to the same data last year. Others are also applying for work visas for Australia and New Zealand. Continue reading