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By Lisa Crowther

The Travel Gauntlet: Flora vs Colleen

The Travel Gauntlet is back for another week of travel tales shared straight from the mouths of our travel experts and most travel hungry blog readers. This week Flora from our Goodge Street store takes on Travel blogger Colleen.

General
By Lisa Crowther

Win Tickets to The UK Premiere of The Hobbit!

This December see’s the release of the hugely anticipated prequel to the Lord of the Rings trilogy, The Hobbit, and thanks to us – you could be swanning your way down the red carpet with the stars at the premiere! Find out how you could win this amazing prize here…

General
By Lisa Crowther

High Five… Beautiful Lakes!

This weeks High Five focuses on one of our most incredible natural wonders – the beautiful lakes of the world. There are some crackers in there; but with so many to choose from, have we missed out your favourite?

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By Lisa Crowther

The Hobbit: Locations Revealed!

New Zealand is one of the most naturally beautiful places in the world, so it’s no wonder Peter Jackson thought it made the perfect choice to represent for Middle-earth. Now, to celebrate the release of Lord of the Rings prequel The Hobbit, we count down our favourite 5 locations from the film.

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By Lisa Crowther

Why Does Yasmin Love Life As An STA Travel Apprentice?

Yasmin bagged the job of her dreams the days she was accepted for a position as an STA Travel apprentice. Now she’s here to tell us how she got her job and why she loves it so much.

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By Lisa Crowther

Why I love New Zealand – By A Real Life Kiwi

New Zealand is a hugely popular destination for would be travellers from the UK and who better to give a glimpse into the Kiwi lifestyle than a native. Sarah Bedford from STA Travel New Zealand talks us through travelling New Zealand like a local.

Worldwide
By Guest Blogger

Where to Find the World’s Best Breweries

In an article that combines 2 subjects close to our heart, travel and beer, we’re counting down the top breweries from around the world, join us as we check out some of the places great beers of the world are born.

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By Lisa Crowther

Why It's Time To Move To New Zealand

Jess and Helen are two travel experts currently working in our Leeds Vicar Lane store. They’ve recently returned from a 10 day trip to New Zealand which they enjoyed so much that they’ve decided to move out there! We caught up with them to find out why they loved it so much.

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By Lisa Crowther

Why It’s Time To Move To New Zealand

Jess and Helen are two travel experts currently working in our Leeds Vicar Lane store. They’ve recently returned from a 10 day trip to New Zealand which they enjoyed so much that they’ve decided to move out there! We caught up with them to find out why they loved it so much.

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By Emma Mitra

High Five… Summer Sailing!

A sailing adventure is a truly unique experience, and one that we reckon everyone should do at least once in their lives. So, we’re giving it a big High Five, and counting down five of our favourite sailing trips to make in the summer.