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#Feature Friday Mr Ollie Ali

Written by Tor White, Global Creative Director

We are doing #FeatureFriday a little differently today. We are going to show case one of our favourite photographers we have been working with lately…

We are totally committed to showing you guys a world that is real: full of real people and places and experiences… with all the crinkles and cracks as well as the beauty! This is why we have our own STA Travel creative studio and champion authentic photography, video, writing and music, all crafted by a collection of incredible young travellers, our STA teams and talented creatives we get to meet.

Last month I asked our friend and incredible photographer Ollie Ali if he’d be up for travelling around the world on one of our BlueTicket’s to capture photographs for the covers of our 2016 global brochures. Strangely enough he said hell yes!

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Feature Friday #starttheadventure

Woop it’s Friday, we had the Queen’s Birthday yesterday, it’s the start of the weekend… AND it’s the day we get to show off your amazing #starttheadventure photos.

Check out our top 10 Instagram shots from this week’s adventurers.


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Top 9 Feature Friday #starttheadventure

Feature Friday is back ya’ll! Check out top 9 #starttheadventure images from this week. Don’t forget to share your adventures using #starttheadventure on Instagram to to be featured!


TLC lyrics here #chasedthemanyway #touchedthebutt
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24 Hours in Burleigh on Queensland’s Gold Coast

Insider tips from Kelly Brown – Griffith University Gold Coast:

The Gold Coast, Australia is east of Brisbane and full of sun, surf and sand. Home to rainforest, beaches, and some of the best surf in all of the country, what better way to understand more about this city than an insider’s view on one of the Gold Coast’s quieter spots, Burleigh.

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Our Favourite Travel Instagrams | Feature Friday!

Here’s our Top 7 travel pictures from Instagram this week. These Instagrammers all used #starttheadventure and we just love their snaps!


Instagrammer: @cazx_1

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