Africa
By Laura Caveney

5 tips for the ultimate safari experience

Keeping your arms and legs inside the truck, not waving a fat steak around and staying inside your vehicle are perhaps the most obvious tips…

Africa
By Georgina Birch

Sofa vs. Safari

Doing a safari in Africa is a bucket-list item for many people for sure (I know it’s on ours!). We promise you, it beats lying around on the sofa. Don’t believe us? Let’s see shall we?

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

Explore Africa beyond the traditional safari. We discuss our top five destinations in Africa, or the big five, that you need to visit on your next trip.

Africa
By Catherine Atton

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

Incredible views, beaches, unforgettable safaris and PENGUINS! We countdown the top 10 reasons why it’s time you went to South Africa, you best go buy yourself swimmers and a safari hat…

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

Be inspired by the animals and landscapes of epic Namibia and Botswana.

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…