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Posts written by: Dave Holloway

Dave is Real Gap's very own stick of digital dynamite. His love of online is only matched by his passion for fast cars and loose women...oh no, wait a minute that's James Bond. He does love travel though and has gone round the world seeing and doing some awesome stuff. Highlights include climbing Kilimanjaro (which he never shuts up about), the incredible scuba diving off Roatan in Honduras, face to face encounters with Komodo dragons and karaoke sing offs in dodgy Thai nightclubs. You can follow his travel ramblings on the Real Gap Twitter feed or find him on

Wed, 10/10/2012 - 12:36 BY Dave Holloway


Everyone has to go to Australia once in their life, right? Of course they do and with sights like the Great Barrier Reef, Uluru and Sydney Harbour Bridge at your disposal, why wouldn’t you? One of the main stumbling blocks when it comes to taking the plunge Down Under is money and as the feeble UK Pound isn’t fairing too well against the muscular Aussie Dollar you’re going to need some funds if you’re planning on staying a while.
Wed, 09/05/2012 - 16:55 BY Dave Holloway


Bangkok Bustle

Quick flight from Heathrow, catch a few zeds on route and before you know it, boom, you’re in Bangkok!

Talk about a culture shock! One moment you’re scavenging around Boots for Malaria tablets and the next your standing on the Khaosan Road looking for a place to live. But this is what you signed up for, right? And bravely you find your way past the hawkers, gawkers and squawkers as your adventure begins and your Thailand experience...