General
By Lewis Cook

6 crazy carnivals from around the world

With Notting Hill taking place in London this weekend, we thought we’d take you on a whirlwind tour of the greatest, most renowned carnivals around…

Asia
By Kim Durbridge

10 reasons why you should stop what you’re doing and go to Sri Lanka

  Due to its shape and location in the Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka is often called ‘the teardrop of India’. But we’re certain this affectionate nickname…

General
By Guest Blogger

Let’s get digital! Travelling the globe with your laptop

You’re heading on a round the world trip and you’ve been told over and over by the travel pro’s to bring as little as possible….

General
By Guest Blogger

Let's get digital! Travelling the globe with your laptop

You’re heading on a round the world trip and you’ve been told over and over by the travel pro’s to bring as little as possible….

General
By Guest Blogger

10 WTF food moments of 2017

Remember when a burger was literally just a burger? And you could go out for brunch without everything on the menu having some link to…

General
By Rachael Porter

What jobs can you do on an Australian working holiday?

Saw-wielding ghost train monster, fruit picker, Outback barmaid, funeral insurance cold caller… What do all these professions have in common? They were all jobs on…

Asia
By Kim Durbridge

10 ways to get the most out of a Southeast Asia tour

So you’re off on a journey around Southeast Asia to soak up the sun, sand, spice and spirituality – what could possibly go wrong?! Well,…

North America
By Guest Blogger

West is best! Canada photo diary

I’m Rosie. A pink hair enthusiast, closet Come Dine With Me fan and Digital Designer at STA Travel’s head office in London. I recently got…

General
By Hannah Jeffery

The best Pride parades on the planet

It’s true, love really does make the world go round. That’s love, not money. And definitely not the conservation of angular momentum. Insert confused face…

Europe
By Stephanie Mitchell

8 of the UK’s best summer pop-ups

With a BYOB beach boasting sandy floors and pastel coloured huts, to an old school drive-in cinema, it’s clear that 2017 is the year of…