General
By Anna Corbett

5 reasons why travelling Southeast Asia in the ‘low season’ is amazing!

If you hear the phrase “wet season” and shiver, you’re not alone. Many people who’ve not experienced the region run (or fly) in the opposite…

Asia
By Guest Blogger

8 Foods to Try in Singapore That You (probably) Won’t Find at Your Local Takeaway

Today’s blog comes from STA Travel’s James Greenslade, who has left his Oz homeland for a few months to explore the UK. He can currently…

General
By Anna Corbett

Reel Philippines: Volcanoes and National Parks

This year, as part of our groundbreaking Reel Philippines series, we sent Josh Cowan and Jack Harries of JacksGap to The Philippines to film incredible…

Asia
By Anna Corbett

9 foods to try in China that you (probably) won’t find at your local takeaway

By now we all know the mantra that, when you’re travelling, you should do all you can to eat “local”. It’s not only cheaper and…

Asia
By Anna Corbett

9 foods to try in China that you (probably) won't find at your local takeaway

By now we all know the mantra that, when you’re travelling, you should do all you can to eat “local”. It’s not only cheaper and…

General
By Anna Corbett

4 Alternative Indian Destinations

If you’re interested in India you’ve probably been there. Looking through the list of flights to Delhi and Mumbai, maybe the odd Goa or Cochin…

General
By Guest Blogger

Cave Cruising, River Crossings and Cheeky Monkeys – On the Road in Southern Laos

Today’s blog comes from Rick who recently returned from a trip to Laos with Stray Asia – a hop-on hop-off bus which is one of…

Africa
By Anna Corbett

17 Adventure Tours Under £800

It’s a well worn myth that you need to empty your purse into a black hole in order to really see the world. Yes, if…

General
By Anna Corbett

Travel Resolutions for 2015

It’s that time of year again. You dust off your old habits, take a good look at your life and decide…you know what? I’m pretty…

General
By Anna Corbett

Five things not to miss in Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur is one of the most fascinating modern metropolis’ in all of Asia. It’s a place that expertly fuses the best modern and traditional aspects of Southeast Asian culture and provides an incredible stopover en route to Australasia.