General
By Catherine Atton

Why January is the best time to book!

Ahhh life’s great mysteries, when is the best time to book my trip? Should I book in advance or leave it until last minute? Hmm…

General
By Catherine Atton

10 reasons why you need a travel cash card in your life!

What are you doing with your money while you’re away? No idea? Don’t tell me you’re just taking your bank card over there. You want…

General
By Guest Blogger

15 Smart Ways to Lower your Travel Costs!

This week’s blog comes from Bruno, a digital geek born in the Azores islands who’s travelling money-smart around the world. He’s got some great value-for-money…

General
By Guest Blogger

Top 5 Backpack Essentials!

Today’s blog comes from Hannah Umlandt, a Travel Expert in our Goodge Street store. She’s an adventure-seeker and packing extraordinaire! OK, so you’ve booked it!…

General
By Guest Blogger

This one time, STA Travel gave away 100 return tickets to Bangkok for £49!

At 9 am today, we opened the doors to our London Victoria and Birmingham Corporation Street stores giving the first 49 customers the chance to…

Worldwide
By Catherine Atton

Six myths about travelling solo

Cathy Winston is editor of 101 Singles Holidays, based in London but constantly plotting how to add to her tally of 60 countries. Her first solo…

General
By Catherine Atton

How To Say Thank You in 44 Languages!

As a traveller, one of the main reasons we love to get out there and visit far off places, is to indulge our desire to…

General
By Lisa Benton

Top 10 tips for first time solo travellers

Cathy Winston is editor of 101 Singles Holidays, based in London but constantly plotting how to add to her tally of 55 countries. Her first…

Australasia
By Amy McGuire

9 tips for sleeping under the stars in Australia

Seeing the stars (I mean really seeing the stars) is such a rarity in today’s light-polluted world. Australia’s vast untouched landscape provide the perfect opportunity…

Asia
By Anna Corbett

Why You Should Take a Trans-Mongolian Adventure

Let’s get one thing straight from the start, you’ve got to at least be able to tolerate trains. Preferably, you’ll have a kind of quiet…