Australasia
By Georgina Birch

Visit all the colours of Western Australia

It seems like Australia’s wild wild west ticks even the most discerning of backpacker’s boxes and here’s why.

Australasia
By Guest Blogger

High’lights’ at this years Vivid Sydney Festival 2018

Each year the entire city of Sydney is transformed into a visual sensation of light and music installations,  but the Vivid Sydney Festival is not…

Worldwide
By Danielle Woods

Volunteering projects abroad: What’s your volun-tribe?

Looking to boost that CV, learn more about your host country’s culture and get involved with the local community? If you want to bring more…

Worldwide
By Sam Hopkins

Nama-Stays – The 6 best yoga retreats for backpackers

Here’s our pick of yoga retreats around the world to get some well-deserved TLC

Australasia
By Georgina Birch

West is best! Why you should work abroad in Western Australia

We caught up with travel addicts Lucy, Josh and Alex after they took on the ultimate working holiday in Western Australia…

Australasia
By Laura Caveney

Drum roll… win a trip to Queensland!

Long sandy beaches, top surfing spots and over 300 days of sunshine, the Gold Coast is surely any beach worshipper’s dream destination. In April 2018,…

Australasia
By Dane Windley

Challenges for mermaids, unicorns and regular human beings in Queensland

Whether you’re a mermaid, unicorn or just a regular human being, Queensland is a magical kingdom full of challenges for you to slay! Mermaids Are…

Worldwide
By Georgina Birch

11 destinations to beat Blue Monday

Cheer up chappy! We know it’s Blue Monday but blue is definitely NOT a colour we associate with being down in the dumps. How could…

Australasia
By Georgina Birch

The Sunday sesh: Perth’s big 5!

Do as the Western Aussies do and say ‘Catch ya’ to snoozy Sundays and hello to Sunday sessions! Whether it’s a go hard or go…

Australasia
By Jemma Wilson

Hello Australia!

Meet Pippa. Former STA Travel Customer Service Manager, European travel addict, and the manager of our new Working Holiday Heroes in Australia. (Essentially, the nice…