Latin America
By Sam Hopkins

Travel Crush : 5 must-see spots in Nicaragua

Volcanic landscapes, unique architecture and pristine beaches; Nicaragua has plenty to offer for all kinds of travellers.

Worldwide
By Georgina Birch

Yoga retreats? Fitness bootcamps? Trekking mountains? Get fit and healthy AND explore the world in 2018

You’ve smashed your January health kick, you’re losing that running motivation or you’re keen to get fit but the thought of the gym gives you…

Australasia
By Laura Caveney

Drum roll… win a trip to Queensland!

Long sandy beaches, top surfing spots and over 300 days of sunshine, the Gold Coast is surely any beach worshipper’s dream destination. In April 2018,…

Asia
By Georgina Birch

We know because we go: our favourite cultural hot spots in Thailand

Read on for the STA Travel crew’s cultural must-do’s in Thailand

Worldwide
By Kim Durbridge

12 truths about travelling as a couple

Take it from someone who has been there, done that, got the cheesy couple selfie… for all of fourteen countries over a period of eighteen…

Asia
By Guest Blogger

Discovering Halong Bay

In 2017 we gave Kyle and three other lucky winners £25,000 to travel the world with BlueTicket (our exclusive airfares for under 31). One of…

Europe
By Lewis Cook

The best European Music Festivals 2018

Christmas is over, New Year is but a distant memory and we’ve negotiated the most depressing month of the year pretty much unscathed. It’s time to start looking forward to summer and make a decision on which European music festivals to hit.

Australasia
By Laura Caveney

9 out of this world New Zealand experiences

Despite New Zealand’s petite size, this seemingly limitless land of ice capped mountains and open blue waters is packed to the brim with adventure! Are…

North America
By Laura Caveney

Travel Crush : 6 Reasons why New York State should be on your 2018 bucket list

Stop thinking small: forget the CITY that never sleeps, it’s all about the STATE that never sleeps; New York State! Here’s why we’re crushing on…

Asia
By Guest Blogger

6 unmissable street food spots in Kyoto

Sawassdee kha, I’m Fai a marketing executive at STA Travel Thailand and Japan’s number one fan. Believe it or not, I’ve only been to Japan…