Europe
By Laura Caveney

48-hour fling with Amsterdam

Just an hour and a bit away by plane, this one short-distance love affair waiting to happen. Here’s 7 reasons you need to get Amsterdam on your to-do list.

Europe
By Georgina Birch

Which Interrail pass is best for you?

Seeking a European adventure? Then why not choose to see it by train – a reliable, comfortable, and environmentally friendly way to travel. Whizzing across…

North America
By Lewis Cook

Speak like a Canadian – sayings, phrases and words.

Wanna fit in with the locals when out and ‘aboot’? Get a few of these Canadian phrases & words under your belt and you’ll soon be talking like a Canadian eh!

Europe
By Lisa Crowther

10 tips for Interrailing around Europe

InterRailling Europe is an amazing adventure and the perfect trip for first time travellers or those who want to soak up the great mix of culture and history in superbly diverse Europe. We’ve come up with our top 10 tips to get the most from your InterRail Trip.

Worldwide
By Jemma Wilson

A Christmas away from home

I’m Jemma, one of STA Travel’s Digital Execs, email machine and serious Bali beach bum… It’s quickly approaching the two-year mark now since I spent…

Australasia
By Kim Durbridge

The best East and West coast Australia road trip itineraries

140 mile long beaches and 500 national parks. Endless reef on all sides, and over two and a half million square miles of outback. Australia…

General
By Rachael Porter

9 reasons why you should travel with a group

I did an epic 2.5 years of travelling solo, and on my way around the world I got myself on some group tours (because who…

General
By Dane Windley

How to survive a long-haul flight

If we utter the words ‘long-haul flight’ do your legs immediately seize up at the thought of sitting still for 4+ hours? But don’t stress,…

Australasia
By Luke Moss

We know because we go: Our Top Tips – Aussie style

Australia is the sixth LARGEST country on the planet. Like a delicious All-You-Can-Eat buffet, it’s hard to know where to start. You don’t want to…

Australasia
By Guest Blogger

Top 8 hotspots from Cairns to Brisbane

Planning to make the long trip from Cairns to Brisbane? You could travel 19 and a half hours straight but then you’d be missing 2,200…