Africa
By Guest Blogger

Scenic ways and Cape Town braais – 10 days on South Africa’s garden route

Today’s blog comes from Chris Newnham, the Assistant Manager in our Reading store  Incredible landscapes, stunning city views, poignant history, adrenaline activities galore and sparkling…

Africa
By Laura Caveney

The African Big Five

You might hear the word Africa and immediately think of Simba; a cute little lion cub in the vast Savannah plains. You might also think…

Africa
By Catherine Atton

10 reasons why it’s time you went to South Africa

South Africa is diverse in more ways than on. The ‘Rainbow Nation’ is a land of opportunity when it comes to unique travel experiences. Incredible…

Africa
By Guest Blogger

Food trucks, avocado and grilled cheese: The best places to eat in Dubai

Hipsters, hold onto your beard trimmers, because Dubai is the new stopover destination for foodies! Knowing and loving Dubai’s fine dining and streetside shawarma reputation…

Africa
By Guest Blogger

A South African Safari in Kruger National Park!

When you’re looking right ahead at a pride of 12 lions resting after a kill, it’s easy to forget there’s no television screen separating you…..

Africa
By Catherine Atton

South Africa’s Best Music Festivals!

In honour of this month’s STA Travel Sounds artist @Jeremyloops hailing all the way from Cape Town, here are some of the best music festivals…

Africa
By Guest Blogger

Why stop in Dubai?

Far too many of us touch down in Dubai and never leave the glistening white walls of the modern terminal building. If you are planning…

Africa
By Guest Blogger

The Lion Doesn’t Sleep Tonight

Today’s blog is from STA Travel’s Anthony Savery; a former professional football coach who hung up his boots and decided to take a trip around…

Africa
By Guest Blogger

South Africa’s Garden Route: Know Before You Go

Today’s blog comes from STA Travel’s very own Trish Black who works in our Arizona office and recently spent time on South Africa’s Garden Route. So you’ve…

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…