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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.

General
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.

Africa
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.

Africa
By Lisa Crowther

Ask the Experts: Where Should I Go for Some Sun in November?

It’s time for Ask the Experts and this week Lucy from our Leeds Vicar Lane store steps up to answer the question of another perplexed blog reader. Find out what advice she can offer on where to find some sun this November.

General
By Lisa Crowther

How to Talk Like an Aussie Without Saying ‘G’Day Bruce’

An adventure travelling Australia is one of life’s great rights of passage, it’s your time to meet new friends, see some incredible sights and generally have the time of your life. Those Aussies are fun, fun, fun so give yourself a head start with fitting in and check out our tips for talking like an authentic Aussie.!

General
By Anna Corbett

High Five… Bolivia!

Here are five very good reasons why you really shouldn’t overlook Bolivia during your your Latin American adventure. Here’s our choice of Bolivia’s top five experiences…

General
By Lisa Crowther

Ask the Experts: I'm a Novice Traveller – Help me Plan my Route!

It’s time for our weekly Ask the Experts blog and this week blog reader Elliot is here to question our Experts about their advice for novice travellers. Let’s see what top tips they have for him…

Australasia
By Lisa Crowther

A Dummy’s Guide to Working in Australia

If you’re thinking of taking a working holiday in Australia, the thought of arranging everything will no doubt seem a bit daunting. So it’s a good job we’ve produced this blog post to tell you everything you need to know, in a simple, step by step guide.

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By Lisa Crowther

10 Reasons You Need to Attend Our Australia Travel Talks Next Month

As far as amazing life experiences go, it is very hard to get better than travelling Australia. Whether we’re talking about a working holiday that…