Australasia
By Laura Caveney

9 out of this world New Zealand experiences

Despite New Zealand’s petite size, this seemingly limitless land of ice capped mountains and open blue waters is packed to the brim with adventure! Are…

Australasia
By Jemma Wilson

Hello Australia!

Meet Pippa. Former STA Travel Customer Service Manager, European travel addict, and the manager of our new Working Holiday Heroes in Australia. (Essentially, the nice…

North America
By Rachael Porter

5 ‘adventure’ states to visit in the USA

Do you consider yourself a modern day Indiana Jones – always looking for crazy experiences at some off-the-beaten-track location? Well don your cowboy hat and…

Worldwide
By Rachael Porter

Gap year ideas: what to do on a gap year

You fancy yourself as a bit of a traveller. You’re looking for flexibility, freedom and fun on your gap year adventure. Structure and rigid plans…

Worldwide
By Laura Caveney

7 active adventures for the sporty (and not so sporty) traveller!

Is this you? Can’t sit still when attempting to sunbathe. If there’s a tree or rock ahead it MUST be climbed. And why walk when…

Australasia
By Kim Durbridge

Here’s the ultimate roadtrip itinerary for 1 month in Australia

You may have caught our last post on the best East and West Coast Aussie roadtrip itineraries, which you can complete in two to three weeks….

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…

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…

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…

Australasia
By Guest Blogger

Top 8 hotspots from Cairns to Brisbane

Planning to make the long trip from Cairns to Brisbane? You could travel 19 and a half hours straight but then you’d be missing 2,200…