Are you over 30 and wishing you could put life on hold to take a year out? Are you burnt-out, stuck on the wheel and wondering what life is all about? In this travel series we explore what motivates our writers to take a mid-life gap year and how they survive, ditching everything they know for the biggest challenge they’ve ever faced.
Find out how one person changed their life by quiting their perfect job to work in the travel industry, for an adult gap year that has become a career.
Pushing the “pause” button on real life to adventure around the world full-time is something many people would only dream of. And I was one of them, until I asked myself, “why only dream it?”
Why not actually DO it?
It was time for a change. Deciding to take a grown up gap year and head overseas was the culmination of a few things. Although I’d done a reasonable amount of traveling, I’d never lived overseas, and now seemed like the perfect time to hit the road and try out the digital nomad lifestyle.
Planning a trip to Italy? This gorgeous country is perfect for a road trip. Compact and with all the best bits in the middle, you’ll be blown away by the landscapes, architecture and food in this sublime country. Take a bucket list road trip to Italy and see it for yourself!