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By Lisa Crowther

8 criminally good prisons to visit

Prepare yourself for a taste of life on the other side – behind bars. We’ve created a must read list of what we think are the top prisons to visit around the world.

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By Lisa Crowther

Interview with prizewinner, Luke Still, about his epic RTW trip!

Luke entered a Facebook competition run by online fashion retailer ASOS, in partnership with STA Travel, at the end of last year, and in March he headed off with his lucky +1 on a whirlwind ‘Urban Tour’!

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By Emma Mitra

Ask the Experts: Best of the USA

Our Travel Experts are here to answer those travel questions that have got your mind boggling. This week’s question comes from Mel, who wants to know where our Experts reckon are the best places in the US of A. What will they recommend? Read on, and find out!

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By Emma Mitra

#RTW: The Classic

We love the simple things in life. Take our round the world route, The Classic, for example. It’s our most simple round the world route, but it’s no less effective. Read on, and find out how you can customise it to make your very own dream trip.

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By Ant Stone

Spend your Summer in the States!

How awesome can one summer be? We’ve lined up some amazing ideas for spending an entire summer in the states. Everything from ways to roll, to earning the dollar, to enjoying festivals. Want to know more?

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By Ant Stone

20 Sublime Summer Holiday Ideas

Summer is yours for the taking! We’ve rounded up no less than twenty incredible ideas to kickstart a summer of sublime experiences. What have you got in store?

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By Emma Mitra

High Five… epic overland trips in North America!

With its vast roads, beautiful landscapes, and massive diversity, the USA and Canada were made for overland adventures. Join us, as we count down five of our favourite road trip routes in North America.

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By Emma Mitra

Around the world in 80 ways

There are heaps of ways to make your way around the world, and we’ve rounded up some of our favourite. So grab your backpack, and leave your expectations at home. We’re going round the world in 80 ways.

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By Ant Stone

7 Exciting After Hours Destinations

In a dark dark town there was a dark dark street, in the dark dark street there was a dark dark hostel… but where are the world’s best places to explore by night? We’ve rounded up some of our favourite in today’s post.

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By Ant Stone

10 Masterful Martial Arts

Martial Arts are one of the most popular contacts in the world, but have you ever wondered where the hail from? Find out in today’s post, and open yourself up to a world of ancient traditions.