Parental Leave Gap Year

As the generation that embraced the gap year start their own families, the trend of travelling during parental leave is taking off. While different from the budget backpacking of your 20s, can a trip with your baby be just as exciting?

For some people, travel is the last thing on their mind as they prepare for their new arrival.

But for others, having an extended period of paid leave seems like the perfect opportunity to tick off a few adventures from their bucket list — even with a pram and cot in tow…

Published by Sarah Tayler

British freelance writer based in Gold Coast, Australia.