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….

Australasia
By Jemma Wilson

4 ways to get down with the locals in New Zealand

Want more than just a whistle-stop tour of New Zealand’s tourist attractions? Why not take your journey to a new level and get down with…

Worldwide
By Georgina Birch

How to be a cheap flight booking boss

Pssst, want to know a secret on how to score some mega savings on flights? Here’s a helping hand on how to be a flight-booking…

Latin America
By Alice Carter

The Galápagos Islands on a budget

I’m Alice, an STA Travel Marketing Exec. As a David Attenborough super fan and proud owner of all Planet earth boxsets, The Galápagos Islands was…

General
By Guest Blogger

Let's get digital! Travelling the globe with your laptop

You’re heading on a round the world trip and you’ve been told over and over by the travel pro’s to bring as little as possible….

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

How 1 backpacker rocked our world

Well, this is a story and a half of how TOMS began… One that started with a guy from Texas and his backpack. Blake had…

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…