Australasia
By Georgina Birch

Binoculars at the ready! The 6 best spots for wildlife in Western Australia

Tell your pals and family that you’re headed to Australia and you’ll no doubt get remarks like “aren’t you scared you’ll get eaten by a…

Australasia
By Kim Durbridge

The best East and West coast Australia road trip itineraries

140 mile long beaches and 500 national parks. Endless reef on all sides, and over two and a half million square miles of outback. Australia…

North America
By Georgina Birch

48 hour fling with Vancouver

As worldly wanderers we like to play the field when it comes to city experiences. Some call it fickle, we call it a thirst for…

Africa
By Guest Blogger

Scenic ways and Cape Town braais – 10 days on South Africa’s garden route

Today’s blog comes from Chris Newnham, the Assistant Manager in our Reading store  Incredible landscapes, stunning city views, poignant history, adrenaline activities galore and sparkling…

North America
By Laura Caveney

Hipster guide to spending one day in Vancouver

You’ve woken up in Vancouver itching to see what this city’s got to throw at you. But forget all those has-been chains of the world,…

Australasia
By Hannah Jeffery

New Zealand Campervan Dos and Don’ts

Today’s blog comes from our resident road tripper Hannah “Jeffers” Jeffery who isn’t actually that keen on Dire Straits. Honestly.  If you have a secret…

North America
By Guest Blogger

Why Québec is the new cool

I’m Gwen, STA Travel’s Brochure Production Manager and newly-ordained Québec convert. Last month, I was lucky enough to jump on a Canada trip to Montreal…

General
By Dane Windley

Beach please: Top 8 beaches on East Coast Australia

Australia is known for having some of the most insane beaches in the world, but with so many of them how do you decide which…

Africa
By Laura Caveney

The African Big Five

You might hear the word Africa and immediately think of Simba; a cute little lion cub in the vast Savannah plains. You might also think…

Australasia
By Guest Blogger

5 spots to get your live music fix in Melbourne

Sydney may have the glamour and glitz of the Harbour and Bondi, and Brisbane may have endless sand and backpacker bar-crawl carnage but every Aussie…