General
By Lisa Crowther

22 Breakfasts You’ve Never Tried Before

Travel the world, one breakfast at a time, as we explore 22 of the world’s most important meals! Discover what an Iranian likes to start his day with, or travel to Mexico and chow down on their local speciality! Read it now, on the STA Travel Blog.

Europe
By Lisa Crowther

8 European Cities That Haven’t Been ‘Stagged’ Yet

Step away from those European cities known for being stag party favourites and take a look at some of these more subdude city breaks. What they lack in drunken Englishmen they more than make up for in culture, history, and fun times.

Europe
By Lisa Crowther

8 European Cities That Haven’t Been ‘Stagged’ Yet

Step away from those European cities known for being stag party favourites and take a look at some of these more subdude city breaks. What they lack in drunken Englishmen they more than make up for in culture, history, and fun times.

General
By Lisa Crowther

8 Best Beach Bars in the World

There’s no better feeling than finding yourself laying out in front of the sea, music playing, cocktail in hand, watching the world go by and…

General
By Lisa Crowther

This Sunday's Penis Festival, and Other Weird Things

The world is a crazy place but that’s what makes it so facinating. Here, Cat Mills from Weird and Wacky Around the World, shares the details of some of her favourite crazy, and completely random, festivals from around the globe…

General
By Lisa Crowther

15 Ways Our Mums are Amazing and Help to Make Preparing for our Travels Easier.

This Sunday is Mother’s Day and the perfect opportunity to think about the many ways in which our mums help us with the preparation for our travels and during our time away. We’ve come up with 15 reasons they’re great, but there are obviously tonnes more – what would you add?

General
By Lisa Crowther

Competition time! £2500 in prizes to be won on our ‘Your Big Trip’ game!

It’s competition time again at STA Travel, and we’ve really outdone ourselves this time! How would you like to win £1,500 to spend on anything you like with us? Sounds pretty great right? Or maybe you’ll win one of our 4 weekly £250 prizes? Yep, that sound ace too. Here’s all the details on how to make it happen…

General
By Lisa Crowther

How to do a Tim Tam Slam

This Saturday is Australia Day and to celebrate we’re introducing you to one very popular, and tasty, Aussie tradition – the Tim Tam Slam! We’ve got all the details on how to execute the perfect slam and we’ve even set up our own Aus vs GB ‘slam off’. Who will be victorious? Find out here…

General
By Lisa Crowther

Your 2013 Euro Music Festival Guide

Music festivals are the highlight to many peoples year and can be the perfect way to combine a love of music and travel, and no one does it better than us Europeans. So where can you find the best ones Europe has to offer? Here’s a countdown of this year’s Euro music festivals. Which ones grab your attention?

Africa
By Lisa Crowther

22 Reasons Why our Planet is Awesome!

Our world is a vast, varied and so much fun to explore. There are so many reasons why our world is awesome (much more than 22 that’s for sure!) so this is just the start of it. Take a look at our reasons and we look forward to hearing yours too!