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Migration of a different kind!

A lodge in Zambia’s South Luangwa National Park was unwittingly built on the migration path of a family of elephants.  Every year the family walks straight through the lodges lobby on their way find tasty to ripe Mangos.  Elephants have strong family bonds, and are led by the matriarch to find new pastures and water. […]

Lean Mean Speech Making Machines

Simon and I found ourselves yesterday facing the potential heckling of a few hundred year 13 students giving a presentation on why to take gap year and the benefits of one at Strodes College in Egham. Thankfully the heckling never materialised and the presentation went well with loads of questions being thrown at us courtesy […]

Lean Mean Speech Making Machines

Simon and I found ourselves yesterday facing the potential heckling of a few hundred year 13 students giving a presentation on why to take gap year and the benefits of one at Strodes College in Egham. Thankfully the heckling never materialised and the presentation went well with loads of questions being thrown at us courtesy […]

See us at Cheltenham Ladies’ College today!

Vicky & I will be at Cheltenham Ladies’ College this afternoon from 2:30-4:30pm at their annual Gap Year Fair. Now exams are over it’s the perfect time to start thinking about what you might want to do on your gap year – either this year or the year after. There will be representatives from loads […]

Gap Year Fair at Oundle School

Now that exams are coming to an end its a perfect time to start thinking about what your options are for a Gap Year next year. So why not come down to Oundle School in Oundle, near Peterborough tomorrow and have a chat with us to find out more about our projects and expeditions in […]

Run the Brighton Marathon for Quest4Change!

Exciting news – the 1st ever Brighton Marathon will be held next year on 18th April 2010 and places are going fast! If you fancy tackling the 26 mile route taking in the best of the city centre, fabulous stretches of coastal road and stunning views over the South Downs why not run for Quest4Change […]

Run the Brighton Marathon for Quest4Change!

Exciting news – the 1st ever Brighton Marathon will be held next year on 18th April 2010 and places are going fast! If you fancy tackling the 26 mile route taking in the best of the city centre, fabulous stretches of coastal road and stunning views over the South Downs why not run for Quest4Change […]

Quest Lettuce

Today marked a momentous occasion in the Quest office…after weeks of careful planting, re-planting and watering Andy’s efforts to create a makeshift vegetable haven in the back garden have finally paid off. In his absence (sorry!) we enjoyed the first taste of Quest lettuce, hopefully soon to be followed by Quest courgettes, Quest tomatoes, more […]

Come visit us at Eton on Saturday

The forecast for this weekend is looking pretty good, but before you head on down to the beach, to the last day at Royal Ascot, or perhaps even to Silverstone, you might want to stop by and find out more about your gap year options at Eton College. We’ll be there from 10.30am until midday, […]

Repton School Gap Year Fair Today!

Si and Jon will be at Repton School in Derbyshire this evening for their annual Gap Year Fair. The event starts at 7:30pm and finishes at 9pm. Click here for directions to the school!   Do come along and say hello, ask questions about our projects or just for a chat about gap years, Africa […]