General
By Anna Corbett

4 Alternative Indian Destinations

If you’re interested in India you’ve probably been there. Looking through the list of flights to Delhi and Mumbai, maybe the odd Goa or Cochin…

Latin America
By Anna Corbett

Can a Travel Romance go the Distance?

Today’s blog comes from Liz who flew off on her first great adventure 10 years ago… The 31st Jan 2005 was the day I got…

General
By Guest Blogger

Cave Cruising, River Crossings and Cheeky Monkeys – On the Road in Southern Laos

Today’s blog comes from Rick who recently returned from a trip to Laos with Stray Asia – a hop-on hop-off bus which is one of…

General
By Guest Blogger

5 Health Questions Every Potential Traveller Should Ask

Today’s blog comes from Michael Huxley, founder of Bemused Backpacker and a qualified charge nurse with a specific interest in emergency nursing and travel medicine. He’s been backpacking…

Africa
By Anna Corbett

17 Adventure Tours Under £800

It’s a well worn myth that you need to empty your purse into a black hole in order to really see the world. Yes, if…

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…

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…

Africa
By Anna Corbett

What is it really like to climb Kilimanjaro?

In December a group of 9 STA’ers headed to Tanzania to conquer the mighty Kili and raise money for the STA Travel Foundation. With the experience…

General
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…

Asia
By Anna Corbett

Top 10 Hot Destinations for 2015

2014 was an amazing year for adventure travel and we named many of the (then) up and coming destinations on this blog including Brazil, South…