General
By Guest Blogger

Quick Start Guide to the Thai Islands

This blog comes from STA Travel’s James Greenslade, who has left his Oz homeland for a few months to explore the UK. He can currently…

North America
By Emma Mitra

4 Incredible USA Wilderness Destinations

Can any continent compete with the diverse wilderness of North America? We don’t think so. That’s why we’re giving the continent and its wilds a big High Five, and counting down five of our favourite spots to visit to have a really wild adventure.

Worldwide
By Guest Blogger

5 New Zealand 1sts

Today’s blog comes from STA’s James Greenslade who has left his Aussie homeland for a few months to taste British life. In all its glory. Used…

Africa
By Guest Blogger

Skyscrapers, Souqs and Sweet Milk – Emirates Insider Dubai

Today’s blog comes from Alistair Lee – a Travel Expert from our UK Contact Centre who headed out to Dubai in February as our Emirates…

Africa
By Anna Corbett

17 Adventure Tours Under £800

It’s a well worn myth that you need to empty your purse into a black hole in order to really see the world. Yes, if…

Africa
By Anna Corbett

What is it really like to climb Kilimanjaro?

In December a group of 9 STA’ers headed to Tanzania to conquer the mighty Kili and raise money for the STA Travel Foundation. With the experience…

General
By Anna Corbett

The Perfect Peru Itinerary

When asked what they know about Peru many people jump straight to Machu Picchu (not literally, it’s quite a long hike). Some conspiracy theorists history…

Asia
By Anna Corbett

Frigid Five: 5 places that do winter properly

The British winter is not internationally renowned for it’s ferocity, beauty or quite frankly anything other than being a bit wet and cold. Sure the…

General
By Guest Blogger

What’s it like to work as a shark scientist in South Australia? We’ll tell you…

Earlier this year, we sent 8 lucky winners to complete exciting internships in South Australia. Today’s blog comes from Rory Mulloy, an Assistant Shark Scientist…

Africa
By Carolina Ortiz

6 unconventional winter breaks

Winter is here and the familiar exodus to the beaches of Corfu begins (and nothing wrong with that – Corfu is beautiful). But if you…