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Letz Live UK gap year reflection
United Kingdom

Life of a gap assistant in the UK

Light at the end of the tunnel. Here’s Nicky’s update on life as a gap assistant in the UKNicky is currently in the UK. She made the decision to stay at her placement.Here is her account from May this year. Thank you Nicky. It is hard to believe that I…

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Australia

Benefits of a structured gap year

With Universities set to turn away hundreds of students  next year,  a gap year through Letz Live is looking  better than ever! It was recently reported that Australian universities face turning away hundreds of thousands of applicants in 2021 as stude…

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Letz Live UK gap year review
United Kingdom

UK Gap Life During COVID-19

UK Gap Assistant Nicky Chomyn has shared her honest and open account of life in the UK during COVID-19.Nicky is currently in the UK. She made the decision to stay at her placement.Here is her account from March this year. Watch this space for further u…

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Making the Decision to take a Gap Year

Have you thought about what you are going to do when you finish school?Wow that’s a loaded question. The majority of us inwardly groan and the anxiety hits, you reply with some non-committal answer or something that will make you sound good. The realit…

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Meet our team: Claudia Nelson

Meet Claudia Nelson – Letz Travel ConsultantClaudia shares her Gap Year story to the UK.I was lucky enough to spend my Gap Year at an all girls boarding school in Hertfordshire England. Located an hour from London, this school provided me with the perf…

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ISO Life of Gap Assistants

#ISOLIFE So you have found yourself in isolation, maybe you’re on your Gap placement still in-country staying with your host school or a distant family member or maybe you are back home with your family. Either way you now find yourself inside, trying …

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Australia

Gap Year in Sydney

Gap Year in SydneySydney is one of the most iconic cities in the world. If you’ve never been there, then you have to put it on your bucket list! It’s packed full of amazing activities to pass the time, and the atmosphere in the city centre is just fant…

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New Zealand

Participant Reflection: Bontle Theo

Bontle Theo spent her Gap Year in Gore, New Zealand along the stunning South Island and absolutely loved it.  Bontle sent us this fantastic recap of her year, role and overall experience. Thank you Bontle!”I just wanted to write this message and say th…

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Australia

Participant Reflection: Simon Hall

Approaching 5 years since his gap year, we caught up recently with Simon Hall from the UK about his time in Australia. Q. Where and when did you spend your gap year overseas?A. I was fortunate enough to spend 15 months living and working at the Whitsun…

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A 2021 Gap Year is still on track!

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