General
By Emma Mitra

Your time is now – 12 Reasons to Take a Sabbatical

Contrary to what people may tell you, travelling does not end when your student card expires. Oh no. In fact, it’s about to get a whole lot more interesting. Say hello to the sabbatical.

General
By Guest Blogger

Your time is now – working in Australia

Today’s blog comes from David Broadley, a Travel Expert in our Sheffield store. I’d had enough of the UK, didn’t fancy getting a job, had itchy feet,…

Asia
By Guest Blogger

7 top tips for surviving a Full Moon Party

7 top tips to survive the world famous Full Moon Party! Find out more…

General
By Guest Blogger

America: “I’ve Been Everywhere”

Think you’ve been there, done that? Jade Edwards tells us there’s always something new to discover in the US. Check out her top tips…

General
By Guest Blogger

No Regrets: The Things I Saw in Oz When I Wasn't At Uni

Thinking of taking a year out to see the stunning sights of Australia? Our blogger’s been there and done that; check out her top tips here.

General
By Guest Blogger

Why giving everything up to go travelling, was the best decision I ever made

Saxon Yuen is currently in Penang, Malaysia. 6 months ago, he gave up a job he loved on the STA Travel UK marketing team to follow his dream of making a living travelling and making films about travelling. He’s here to tell us how he made it happen, and why he has no regrets.

General
By Guest Blogger

Why everyone should go travelling alone

This blog comes from Sanchia Rodrigues who is one of our many Student Travel Ambassadors across the country. Sanchia is a student at UCL in London and she’s here to tell us why she loves to travel alone and why you should give it a try.

Worldwide
By Francoise Daines

10 European festivals you need to show your face at

If you’re looking for a traditional European festival that stems from way, way back, that’s jam packed with local music, food, fun, and some weird, wonderful and unique activities, then check out our European cultural festival calendar and get yourself to the next one ASAP.

Worldwide
By Guest Blogger

Shakedown, Queenstown

Whether you’re looking for a 24/7 party, getting as many thrills as you can or taking in vast swathes of natural beauty, Queenstown has it all. So here’s the scoop on where to see and be seen during your visit.

Australasia
By Lisa Crowther

10 top tips for securing a job on your working holiday in Australia

With thousands of young people heading for the shores of Australia every year to embark on a working holiday, the thought of joining them can seem daunting. Here are 10 things you can do to help you along in your quest to bag the job you want on your working holiday in Australia.