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By Rachael Porter

40 things to do before you’re 40

40 is the new 30, right?! We’re celebrating our 40th birthday this year, and we’re filling it with obnoxious amounts of balloons, cake and adventures. We’ve looked back on our last 40 years of adventure and devised the perfect bucketlist of things to do before you get to our age. 

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By Alexx Hayward

The ultimate guide to solo female travel

After moving to the other side of the world (twice!) and ticking off twelve countries solo, I’ve pulled together the best tips and tricks to help you feel safe, prepared and confident to take on the globe as a solo female traveller

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By Kim Durbridge

It’s World Book Day! Here are 14 books about travel to ignite your wanderlust

Here are fourteen of our favourite travel reads, guaranteed to ignite your wanderlust and deepen your understanding of your next destination…

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By Rachael Porter

Solo female travel stories from across the globe

Ever since 1911, the world has celebrated International Women’s Day on the 8th March. It may be 2019 (and we can celebrate women all day every day, k?) but we won’t pass up an opportunity to talk about how amazing they are.

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By Kim Durbridge

World Kindness Day: Kindness around the world

With National Random Acts of Kindness Day on Sunday 17th, we thought we’d celebrate some of the best acts of kindness we’ve ever encountered on the road. Because really, people are innately lovely. Tissues at the ready!

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By Hannah Jeffery

Your 2019 travel horoscope

Ever wondered why you’re compatible with certain travel companions, or are drawn to seemingly random destinations? (Aside from the intergalactic forces of Instagram, that is) we might have found the answers…

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By Kim Durbridge

2019’s trending travel destinations

New year, new adventures!  Back throughout December and the first week of January, we hosted a poll and got you wanderlusting lot to share with us where…

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By Kim Durbridge

How to save enough money to travel

Ahh, is there anything that evokes a bigger sense of wanderlust than a good old-fashioned grey, skint January? That’s where we come in! Step away…

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By Claudia Posada

Why do volunteer work abroad with STA Travel?

Got the travel itch but also keen to do something more with your time abroad? Volunteering could be the perfect solution.

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By Hannah Jeffery

7 ways to reduce plastic waste with your ISIC card

The Collins Dictionary announced ‘single-use’ as its Word of the Year, David Attenborough keeps releasing epic documentaries, and more world citizens are beginning to understand the dangers of plastic. Want to help do your bit? Say no to plastic with the help of an ISIC card.