Planning Your Gap Year


The choice to take a gap year after education can be one of the hardest you’ll ever make. You’ll either be living in the comfort of your own surroundings and work to boost your finances planning a gap year, self storage essex, or you’ll want to go travelling around the world for months on end. If you fit into the latter category, the planning takes a great deal of time and effort, which must be considered carefully.

We at Dragon believe that travelling is a great experience which will be full of memories and is well worth the somewhat tedious preparation. You might be thinking of the main issues when planning, for example flights, accommodation and what you will pack, however have you thought about where you will store your belongings whilst you are globe-trotting?

Think about all your possessions you have collected over recent years, from clothes and pieces of furniture to books and keepsakes, there is a lot to consider storing. Your parent’s house may be an option, however with children leaving home they may consider downsizing, so spare rooms are no longer an option. As well as this, it is unlikely that you would’ve organised a property to move into after you’ve finished travelling, so a shed or garage will not be accessible either.

If you are starting to panic about storing your belongings, why not consider a long term self-storage centre like us at Dragon. We are willing to help you, by providing not only space for your items, but also packaging equipment, such as boxes and bubble wrap.

So if you’re planning to travel on your gap year, but are concerned about storing your belongings, contact Dragon Self-Storage today, we will take care of your possessions to put your mind at ease whilst you’re away.

Please do not hesitate to contact us should you need any more information on self storage.