Australasia
By Catherine Atton

7 reasons NOT to go to New Zealand on your Gap Year!

If you’re thinking about having a Gap Year in New Zealand, you may want to stop and consider a few things before you make any…

General
By Isabel Obrien

STA Travel takes on Bestival

This is the second year that STA Travel will be taking on Bestival and we literally cannot wait! But unfortunately like everyone else, we’re just…

General
By Isabel Obrien

Drum roll…Win a trip to Bestival!

Drum roll please. This is STA Travel’s competition of the summer, if not of the whole YEAR so get involved. Nothing to lose and SO…

Australasia
By Catherine Atton

Where can I catch the Lions games next year in NZ?

Ka mate! Ka mate! Ka ora! Ka ora! It’s time for one of the BIGGEST events in the rugby calendar and it’s the Kiwi’s turn…

General
By Guest Blogger

Madrid – Hotspots of the Spanish Capital

Spain’s capital city is a vibrant metropolis full of history, beautiful architecture, and exciting street culture in an around its endless plazas. A foodie’s heaven,…

Asia
By Stephanie Mitchell

7 reasons you should travel India on your Gap Year

When choosing where to go on your Gap Year, you’ve probably got some key things that a country needs to offer, whether it’s blissful beaches,…

Asia
By Catherine Atton

What’s volunteering in Thailand all about?

There’s more to Thailand than full moon parties and buckets. We are given the privilege of travel, so why not give something back? By volunteering…

General
By Catherine Atton

Top 3 Festivals in Italy!

Ciao Bella! Welcome to the beautiful and wonderfully romantic country of Italy, where you can dine on fabulous food, gaze at magnificent architecture, soak up…

General
By Isabel Obrien

Western Australia Camper Adventure – Perth to Esperance

Fancy getting off the tourist trail and exploring some of Australia’s best beaches and untouched wilderness? Then head to Western Australia, the perfect place for…

General
By Hannah Jeffery

Your Essential Guide To Festival Planning And Packing

It’s official, festival fever is firmly upon us at STA Travel HQ! Not only are we heading back to Bestival in the UK to host…