Africa
By Carolina Ortiz

6 unconventional winter breaks

Winter is here and the familiar exodus to the beaches of Corfu begins (and nothing wrong with that – Corfu is beautiful). But if you…

General
By Guest Blogger

Asian Adventure: Vietnam on a Shoestring

Today’s blog comes from Laura Jenkins, a Travel Expert in our London Goodge Street store. Now I’m an STA Travel Expert and I spend my days…

Asia
By Guest Blogger

12 things you have to see in Beijing

Today’s blog comes from Mary Bulgin, one of our fab student ambassadors at Cardiff University. Beijing is a must visit city where the charm of…

General
By Guest Blogger

A photo diary of an Indonesia adventure

Today’s blog comes from the winner of our photography competition we ran earlier this year John Crux. He embarked on his tour of Indonesia in June and…

Asia
By Anna Corbett

12 Reasons to add South Korea to your to do list

It may not be as well known as its neighbors China and Japan but that’s all set to change as visitors to the Far East…

Asia
By Anna Corbett

5 lesser known Indian festivals

Now, don’t get us wrong, Holi is amazing. Whether it’s from the depths of Rajasthan or a park near Battersea, the sight of revellers covered…

Asia
By Anna Corbett

Meet your multi-stop: Fly South for the Winter

Multi-stops rock our world at STA Travel – they’re a great way to stretch your journey and see more of the world. New Zealand is…

Africa
By Anna Corbett

12 weird facts about Commonwealth countries

The Commonwealth games have come and gone for another 4 years and what a show it was (the dancing teacakes specifically – we’re still hungry)….

Asia
By Anna Corbett

12 Weird and Wonderful Drinks from around the world

12 brews that you’ll have to travel to try…though after reading this you may think again! Find out more…

Asia
By Guest Blogger

7 top tips for surviving a Full Moon Party

7 top tips to survive the world famous Full Moon Party! Find out more…