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…

General
By Guest Blogger

Your time is now – working in Australia

Today’s blog comes from David Broadley, a Travel Expert in our Sheffield store. I’d had enough of the UK, didn’t fancy getting a job, had itchy feet,…

General
By Guest Blogger

Help! I’ve only got 7 days to see New Zealand!

Today’s blog comes from Fiona Bryce, a Travel Expert in our Edinburgh George street store It’s not every day you get offered a trip to New…

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…

General
By Siobhan O'Brien Holmes

7 Totally Unique Hotels and Hostels that’ll Knock your Socks Off

Check out some of the most truly unique hotels and hostels around the world.

Australasia
By Guest Blogger

Why Christchurch is fast becoming New Zealand’s most exciting city

Here are some of the reasons (some of which may surprise you) as to why we believe Christchurch should be on your travel hit-list, either as a trip in its own right, or as part of a round the world itinerary.

Worldwide
By Guest Blogger

Shakedown, Queenstown

Whether you’re looking for a 24/7 party, getting as many thrills as you can or taking in vast swathes of natural beauty, Queenstown has it all. So here’s the scoop on where to see and be seen during your visit.

General
By Lisa Crowther

Tales from STA Travel Experts’ Big Trip: Paul from Leeds Vicar Lane on his 9 Month Trip of a Lifetime!

2 years ago, Paul Wilkinson, set out on an amazing 9 month adventure across some of the most exciting countries in the world. His trip…

General
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.

General
By Lisa Crowther

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug in Numbers!

December 13th sees the release of the next movie in the Hobbit trilogy The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug and once again New Zealand steps…