Asia
By Guest Blogger

Travelling is STILL the best decision I made

Saxon Yuen gave up a job he loved to follow his dream. With one year and a lot of experience under his belt he’s back…

Asia
By Guest Blogger

Why Giving Everything Up to go Travelling is *STILL* the Best Decision I’ve Ever Made

Saxon Yuen gave up a job he loved to follow his dream. With one year and a lot of experience under his belt he’s back…

General
By Anna Corbett

8 Amazing deals from our January Sale

This year our January sale is big. Really big. So with a great sale comes the great responsibility of of pulling out the best deals…

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By Anna Corbett

The Perfect Peru Itinerary

When asked what they know about Peru many people jump straight to Machu Picchu (not literally, it’s quite a long hike). Some conspiracy theorists history…

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By Lisa Crowther

12 Incredible Places to Have Dinner with Your Mates

Dinner is the perfect time for you and your mates to sit back and relax, enjoy each others company, and simply enjoy life. However, that doesn’t mean that you can’t mix it up a bit. Dinner doesn’t need to be dull and below are 12 incredible places that prove it.

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By Lisa Crowther

Shakedown, Bangkok

Bangkok is probably the world biggest, most bustling traveller hub. It would be easy to feel overwhelmed by the craziness but luckily, we’ve created this handy city guide to help you make the most of your stay. Here’s our shakedown of Bangkok.

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By Lisa Crowther

Follow in the Footsteps of Walter Mitty and Win a Trip for Two to New York and Iceland!

To celebrate the DVD release of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, we’re offering you the chance to follow in the footsteps of dreamer Walter, played by Ben Stiller, by winning an epic adventure to Iceland and New York, both locations featured in the hit film, for two people. Here’s all the details on how to enter…

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By Stephanie Mitchell

Soaking Up (or Just Getting Soaked) at Songkran

Songkran is celebrated in most Thai cities, Chiang Mai and Bangkok are the two best places for the super-soaking festivities. We asked two STA Travel staff to give their personal accounts of this crazy, wet and seriously interactive festival.

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By Lisa Crowther

Are You Extraordinary? Jack Wills and STA Travel Want You!

We’ve teamed up with Jack Wills to celebrate and promote the talents of amazing young people in the UK, as part of their Young Brits competition. Here are all the details on how you can enter and potentially win some incredible prizes – including a trip round the world!

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By Lisa Crowther

Shakedown, Sydney

Here’s a short city guide to Sydney, what is without a doubt one of the world best, most exciting, most liveable cities. If you’re going, lucky you, enjoy every second, if you’re not going, this is your chance to remedy that quick sharp…