Latin America
By Claudia Posada

Your ultimate guide to Brazil

Home to exotic wildlife, rainforest-clad sandy beaches, otherworldly national parks, charming colonial towns and the intoxicating Rio Carnival, it’s no wonder that Brazil is a…

Worldwide
By Claudia Posada

Our ten best holiday destinations for 2019

Winter got you blue? Here’s our ten most popular beach break destinations to inspire your wanderlust. Say “Ayubowan” to Sri Lanka, “halo!” to Bali and “Hola!” to the Yucatan’s warm embrace…

Australasia
By Hannah Jeffery

10 things in New Zealand to throw yourself off

Because extreme sports are to New Zealand, like macaroni is to cheese. From bungy jumping to giant inflatable balls – this blog details it all.

Worldwide
By Sam Hopkins

Introducing INDI: Our tailor-made travel itineraries

Here at STA Travel, we’re always looking to come up with new and unique ideas for our travellers, and this year was no different. We…

Asia
By Kim Durbridge

From Iceland to Asia, with love: How to help endangered orangutans

We interrupt our regular programming to bring you a serious announcement. It’s a bit of a gritty subject, but exciting at the same time. So…

Australasia
By Cecilia Drummond-Roe

A two-week itinerary in Victoria, Australia

Think Victoria, Australia and you’ll probably think of its capital, Melbourne, right? But beyond this capital of sport, shopping and best of all, COFFEE, is…

Asia
By Kaja Zuvac-Graves

Best hikes in Asia

A region full of national parks, rainforests, beaches and mountains: Asia is a hiker’s paradise. Have you ticked any of these off your list?

Worldwide
By Laura Caveney

8 unusual celebrations & festivals from around the world

Another Bonfire Night approaches and here we are still not really understanding why we celebrate it. But hey, we’re going along with it anyway because…

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By Laura Caveney

6 ‘Spooktacular’ Halloween Events from Around the World

Whether your thing is dressing up as Dracula, wearing a costume that resembles something out of the 70’s version of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory…

Worldwide
By Cecilia Drummond-Roe

5 reasons why you should book a group tour

Booking a tour can be a scary thought, especially if it’s your first time. Where do you go? What do you do? And why should…