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Top 4 Resources for Planning Your Gap Year

By: Allison Herman | November 20, 2019
Topic: Education, Gap Year Planning

Thinking about, applying to, and planning for a gap year can be super overwhelming. You might (...)

What’s New: Our 2020 Gap Year

By: Allison Herman | October 21, 2019
Topic: Programs, Gap Year Planning

There are some exciting new partners, skills, and countries on the itinerary for our 2020-2021 (...)

Hostels vs. AirBnB: Where to Stay?

By: Allison Herman | September 25, 2019
Topic: Gap Year Planning, Travel Skills

There are a lot of factors in deciding where to stay when you're traveling. Who you're with, (...)

Why Your Parents Worry about a Gap Year

By: Allison Herman | August 23, 2019
Topic: Gap Year Planning

...and why they shouldn't. When you say you want to go on a gap year, your parents will have (...)

Learning to Manage Social Stress

By: Allison Herman | August 14, 2019
Topic: Life Skills, Gap Year Planning, Travel Skills

The idea of a gap year may sound stressful: a busy schedule, traveling in foreign countries, (...)

What’s in Your Carry-On?: Winterline Staff Edition

By: Allison Herman | August 2, 2019
Topic: Gap Year Planning, Travel Skills

There's a few things each of us wouldn't dare travel without. Maybe it's something practical or (...)