General
By Guest Blogger

Five Reasons You Should Visit the Perhentian Islands

Today’s blog comes from STA’s James Greenslade who has left his Aussie homeland for a few months to taste the British summer. Warning James – it…

Worldwide
By Guest Blogger

5 Essential Tactics For Dorm Room Survival

Today’s blog comes from Amy Baker, a travel writer currently holed up in London writing her first book. You’re most likely to find her dreaming of a…

General
By Anna Corbett

4 Reasons Austin, Texas really is the Live Music Capital of the World

No doubt it’s a bold claim, but Austin didn’t pick their official motto out of a hat. We take a look at what makes this…

Europe
By Anna Corbett

12 Festivals For Your 2015 Wish List

The chill of winter is (finally) beginning to clear and, if you’re anything like us at STA Travel Towers, your thoughts are turning towards a…

General
By Guest Blogger

Emirates Insider – Milan

Today’s blog comes from Tom Fenton, a Travel Expert from our Victoria Store, who in October 2014 was picked to be one of 4 Emirates Insiders…

General
By Anna Corbett

4 Alternative Indian Destinations

If you’re interested in India you’ve probably been there. Looking through the list of flights to Delhi and Mumbai, maybe the odd Goa or Cochin…

Latin America
By Anna Corbett

Can a Travel Romance go the Distance?

Today’s blog comes from Liz who flew off on her first great adventure 10 years ago… The 31st Jan 2005 was the day I got…

General
By Guest Blogger

Cave Cruising, River Crossings and Cheeky Monkeys – On the Road in Southern Laos

Today’s blog comes from Rick who recently returned from a trip to Laos with Stray Asia – a hop-on hop-off bus which is one of…

General
By Guest Blogger

5 Health Questions Every Potential Traveller Should Ask

Today’s blog comes from Michael Huxley, founder of Bemused Backpacker and a qualified charge nurse with a specific interest in emergency nursing and travel medicine. He’s been backpacking…

Africa
By Anna Corbett

17 Adventure Tours Under £800

It’s a well worn myth that you need to empty your purse into a black hole in order to really see the world. Yes, if…