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By Lisa Crowther

Ask the Experts: How Can I Improve my Chances of Getting A Working Holiday Visa For Canada?

This week, our Expert Lucy is here to answer an interesting question from James, about his plans to work in North America. With so much to choose from, what will the experts suggest? Have your say!

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By Lisa Crowther

A Dummy’s Guide to Working in New Zealand

o you want to grab hold of your life and give it a thorough shake? Then consider a working holiday, more specifically, consider a working holiday in New Zealand. We’ve produced this handy guide to help you with those frequently asked questions about working holidays in New Zealand, to help get you on your way to your own adventure.

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By Anna Corbett

19 Essential Christmas Gifts for Travellers

Struggling with ideas for Christmas presents? Here are 19 great ideas for gifts for travellers – you’re welcome.

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By Lisa Crowther

Ask the Experts: Where Should I Go to Finish my Souteast Asia Trip After Thailand?

Our Ask the Experts blog series is your chance to challenge our Travel Experts with the travel question that has been weighing on your mind. This week Claire steps up to answer an Asia themed question sent in from Jenifer in Cumbria.

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By Anna Corbett

High Five… Greece!

Sun kissed beaches, ancient ruins, wineries, great food and active adventures, there’s not a lot that Greece doesn’t have, and at just 3 hours flight from London paradise is a lot closer (and cheaper) than you’d imagine. Join us as we count down our top 5 experiences in beautiful Greece.

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By Lisa Crowther

Hazardous creatures of the deep; what marine life should you avoid when snorkelling and diving abroad.

As you are probably aware of by now, we’ve opened our very own set of STA Travel Clinics. Little hubs of travel health information where…

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By Lisa Crowther

13 Travel Expert Tips for an Amazing Campervan Experience

Driving a campervan down a deserted foreign road is one of the ultimate feelings of freedom. It’s a great adventure but it can also be a great way to save money on your trip too. We grilled 3 of our Travel Experts for their top tips on making the most from your campervan hire in Australia and New Zealand.

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By Lisa Crowther

Ask the Experts: What Tours Would You Suggest for An Adventure Junkie?

Our Experts take the reins of the STA Travel Blog again this week and aim to help one of our travel hungry blog readers fulfill their travelling desires with their tip top advice. This week they’re talking (very) active adventures…

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By Lisa Crowther

Ask the Experts: What is the Cheapest Way to Travel North America?

Ask the Experts is our weekly feature here on the blog where we invite our blog readers to send us their travel questions for a panel of our most experienced Travel Experts. This week, they tackle a question about cross country trips in the USA.

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By Anna Corbett

High Five… Ethiopia!

Ethiopia is one of Africa’s most exciting, and unexplored traveller trails. There’s a huge amount to be gained from a trip to this incredible country – including a whole new understanding of it. Here are our top five reasons why we think Ethiopia should be catapulted straight to the top of your travel list.