Twelve months. Twelve unforgettable experiences.
Some call them gap years for grown-ups. Others say they’re a break from the norm for burned-out executives. However you see them, sabbaticals are a growing travel trend. But they’re far from being about dorm rooms, backpacks and complicated itineraries. Today’s ‘super sabbaticals’ are more likely to feature boutique hotels as gateways to unique experiences, booked through travel companies who can arrange everything from visas to speedboat transfers.
With city breaks, beach escapes, wildlife encounters and cultural experiences all rolled into one, here’s what makes the USA spot on for 12 months out.