If you've decided to take a career break and jet off on a gap year to some of the world's most exotic and adventurous destinations, you'll want to come home with a few fantastic stories to tell. Here are just five activities that are bound to provide you with a tale or two.
A US Marine has completed a 5,000-mile trek across Southeast Asia using Google Maps on his smart phone to plan his route while ‘on the road’.
One of the major reasons to go on a gap year is to see more of the world and experience different cultures, so it stands to reason that you'll want to visit a few historical sites on your travels. If you're going to Peru, make sure you trek the Inca Trail.
Those who are accepted on this much sought after hunt will get to jet off on a three week trip around the world visiting 10 far flung destinations that will remain a mystery until arrival.