Some young people look forward to a year of travelling, a _gap year_, before they begin work of university and see it as a chance to broaden their horizons. For others this is an expensive waste of time. Discuss both views and give your own opinions.
Nowadays, many teenagers are expecting to get a year for travelling before working or studying at a university. The reason for their demands is to make them see a wider range of opportunities and choices and I also agree with them.