Australasia
By Alexx Hayward

5 reasons why you should island hop in Fiji

Fiji is so much more than sipping piña coladas by the hotel pool in Denarau (not that we have anything against that!). If you’re keen…

Australasia
By Luke Moss

Fiji Cheat Sheet

So, you want to know a little more about Fiji? We don’t blame you, just look at it! You’re probably imagining palm-lined beaches, coral reefs…

Australasia
By Rachael Porter

Which Great Barrier Reef trip is best for you?

Ahh, the famous Great Barrier Reef! Unless you’ve lived in a hole all your life, you’ll have heard of this natural beauty. It’s the jewel…

Australasia
By Stephanie Mitchell

Why you should start your Australian Working Holiday Visa in Queensland

So you’ve got your Australian Working Holiday Visa approved – yay! Living the Aussie dream is now within your reach. Now you just need to…

Australasia
By Rachael Porter

A sneak peek into hidden Queensland

Sure, you’ve probably heard of Fraser Island, Whitsundays, Cairns and Brisbane – the ‘iconic’ Queensland. But this state is huge… up to seven times the…

Australasia
By Catherine Atton

Instagramming around the Gold Coast

Eight Instagram images of the glorious Gold Coast. We’re all guilty of spending our entire time at Wet’n’Wild going round the AquaLoop until we feel…

Australasia
By Rachael Porter

10 things you probably didn’t know about New Zealand

Giant fjordlands, the mighty All Blacks, sauvignon blanc and this lost ring that everyone seems to be searching for… New Zealand’s charms are famous and…

Australasia
By Rachael Porter

How to travel the East Coast of Oz for under £950

If you’re really keen to travel the East Coast of Australia but think it might cost you a literal arm and a leg, it doesn’t…

Australasia
By Rachael Porter

How much do you need for 1 month in Oz?

Here at STA Travel we pride ourselves on the fact we “know because we go”, so instead of giving you a generic post about spending…

Australasia
By Rachael Porter

Top 10 budgeting tips for your trip to Australia

One of our staff members, Rachael, just got back from her two-year trip to Australia, so we asked her to compile a list of budgeting…