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By Lisa Crowther

Spotlight On: STA Travel Reading

Our Travel Experts are pretty special. No one loves travel and understands travellers as well as them; they are the people that are here to help you create a trip that will probably end up becoming the best time of your life. So let’s meet these dream weavers. Next up – STA Travel Reading.

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By Lisa Crowther

10 Furry Feel Good Factors that are Begging for a Cuddle

They’re cute, they’re not always cuddly but they are always a joy to behold. This post is celebrating the fuzzy feeling we get inside (yes even you big strong boys!) when we clap eyes on these adorable animals from around the world.

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By Lisa Crowther

Your 5 Step Plan For Taking A Sabbatical

Whether you love or hate your job, the call to give it all up and go travelling can be strong. But you don’t necessarily need to do anything drastic when that voice in your head makes itself heard. There are other options. Here are 5 tips to securing a career break

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By Lisa Crowther

High Five… High Fives of 2012!

As 2012 draws to a close, we take a look back at the best High Fives of the year. Grab your backpack, and join us in a trip down memory lane. Did you favourite make the shortlist?

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By Lisa Crowther

Our Store Managers Predict The Must Visit Destinations for 2013

You’ve seen what our Store Managers thought of the year that was 2012, now find out where they think will be the best destinations to visit next year. Here they give us their predictions for what they believe will be the hot destinations and experiences of 2013.

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By Lisa Crowther

Merry Christmas From The STA Travel Blog!

Merry Christmas to you, from everyone here at the STA Travel blog. We hope you have a wonderful time with those you care about and look forward to seeing you back here in 2013 for more of the same amazing travel blogs and inspiration for the year to come!

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By Lisa Crowther

Happy 1st Birthday To The Blog! Here are our best bits…

It’s happy 1st birthday to the STA Travel blog this month, and what a year it’s been! Join us as we take a look back through some of the best posts from the past 12 months.

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By Lisa Crowther

The secret’s out! We reveal the cheapest days to fly.

Knowing the best times to book flights is a bit of a mind field, one minute they appear as one price, the next they could be hundreds of pounds more expensive. To help you get the best deal your next flight expert Ali Dale has decided to share her top tips on when’s the cheapest time to fly

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By Lisa Crowther

What is Life Like as an STA Travel Apprentice?

Meet Rachel Carribine, one of this years STA Travel apprentices chosen for their passion for putting together perfect trips just for you. Find out how they landed their job and why they love it right here.

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By Emma Mitra

High Five… Northern Lights!

Witnessing the colourful display of the Aurora Borealis is high on many travellers’ wishlists, and this winter is the best time to be in with a chance of glimpsing them in decades. Here are five of the best places in the world to head to to go Northern Lights spotting.