General
By Laura Caveney

What to do if you fail your A Levels

Happy Results Day! Whether you scraped by, completely bombed it or are one of those secret geniuses who gets straight A’s and says they did bad (we hate you!),…

General
By Hannah Jeffery

How to plan a gap year

The Gap Year gospel according to STA Travel, hold onto your backpack, it’s about to get biblical.

Asia
By Guest Blogger

Five crazy Indian festivals worth planning your trip around

Anna Phipps is a travel blogger at Global Gallivanting who has been based in Goa for the last few years. Since she’s an expert on…

General
By Guest Blogger

Why you should get out there and do it (whatever IT is)

Us travel junkies come in all shapes and forms: from the forever tanned yogi or the jet-setting city breaker in the office, to the on-the-road…

Australasia
By Rachael Porter

How much do you need for 1 month in Oz?

Here at STA Travel we pride ourselves on the fact we “know because we go”, so instead of giving you a generic post about spending…

Asia
By Rachael Porter

Top 10 budgeting tips for Asia

Heading to Asia? Want to be there for a while? Then you’ll need our top 10 budgeting tips!

General
By Luke Moss

Hopes vs Reality of a long haul flight

To see and explore new places far far away from home is one of the biggest and most exciting adventures life has to offer. You…

General
By Catherine Atton

Why you should break out of your comfort zone NOW

Your comfort zone is getting in the way of you experiencing new things and taking life by the horns. You shouldn’t accept sitting in the…

General
By Luke Moss

The REAL benefits of travelling

Why travel? Your sofa is comfy and you can see everything via YouTube, right? Yes, BUT we want ADVENTURE and EXPERIENCE… and other magical benefits,…

General
By Luke Moss

What can I buy with £49?

£49. That’s a decent amount of money. You can get around 6 take-aways or 10 bottles of wine OR a Round the World trip with…