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By Lisa Crowther

13 Travel Expert Tips for an Amazing Campervan Experience

Driving a campervan down a deserted foreign road is one of the ultimate feelings of freedom. It’s a great adventure but it can also be a great way to save money on your trip too. We grilled 3 of our Travel Experts for their top tips on making the most from your campervan hire in Australia and New Zealand.

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By Lisa Crowther

Ask the Experts: What is the Cheapest Way to Travel North America?

Ask the Experts is our weekly feature here on the blog where we invite our blog readers to send us their travel questions for a panel of our most experienced Travel Experts. This week, they tackle a question about cross country trips in the USA.

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By Lisa Crowther

The 10 Best Places in New Zealand to Visit in Your Campervan

One of the things New Zealand is famous for is its spectacular natural beauty, and what better way to explore all the nooks and crannies…

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By Cath Millman

20 Ways to Meet Interesting People on your Travels

Making new friends while travelling the world is a huge part of the experience, it’s almost guaranteed that you’ll meet some of the most fun, interesting and crazy people you’ll ever meet in your life while on your adventure. Here are our 20 top tips for meeting interesting people and help you become the most popular traveller on the road.

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By Lisa Crowther

Ask the Experts: Help me Decide Where my Next Trip Will Be!

It’s Ask the Experts time here on the STA Travel blog and therefore time for another avalanche of awesome tips from our Travel Experts. This week, Amy helps reader Charlie plan their next adventure – but where should Charlie go?!

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By Lisa Crowther

Ask the Experts: What Route Should I Take Through North and South America?

It’s Ask the Experts Friday! This week our Travel Experts tackle a question about a multistop trip through North and South America. If this sounds like something you’d like to know more about click here and have a read of their advice…

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By Lisa Crowther

Which Campervan Should You Choose For an Epic Road Trip Through New Zealand?

There is no freer feeling than throwing what little belongings you have into a campervan and heading off on your own adventure, and there’s nowhere more beautiful to do it than New Zealand. The choice of campervans is huge, so to help you out, we’ve chosen our favourites – which one’s right for you?

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By Lisa Crowther

Can a Holiday Romance Go the Distance?

Holiday romances are very common among travellers. The exciting feeling of being away from home in a new fun place makes us all a little bit more open to falling in love. But, the question is – can those romances that start while travelling actually last? 3 Blog readers tell us their stories…

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By Lisa Crowther

Where and When to Find our 'Your Big Trip' Travel Talks

Are you thinking of packing up and heading off on your dream trip and need some help putting you plans in motion? Or have you made the decision, bought the flight and are looking for some inspiration on how to make it as amazing as it possibly could be? Then our ‘Your Big Trip’ travel talks have your name written all over them! Here’s the deets on where and when…

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By Lisa Crowther

Where and When to Find our ‘Your Big Trip’ Travel Talks

Are you thinking of packing up and heading off on your dream trip and need some help putting you plans in motion? Or have you made the decision, bought the flight and are looking for some inspiration on how to make it as amazing as it possibly could be? Then our ‘Your Big Trip’ travel talks have your name written all over them! Here’s the deets on where and when…