Africa & Middle East
By STA Travel

The big five of Africa

When you think Africa… you’re probably transported to epic scenes of a Lion King style Savannah. Those warm orange sunsets and the big five; iconic…

Africa & Middle East
By Dane Windley

South Africa Cheat Sheet

From the wildlife of Shamwari, to the beautiful views of the Winelands, South Africa has scenery to please everyone. If you prefer city hopping and…

Africa & Middle East
By Dane Windley

10 reasons why it’s time you went to South Africa

South Africa is diverse in more ways than one. The ‘Rainbow Nation’ is a land of opportunity when it comes to unique travel experiences, incredible…

Africa & Middle East
By STA Travel

Volunteering in Cape Town

With the year coming to a close, you might be thinking New Year, new you. Or perhaps, more likely, new year, new adventures to embark…

Africa & Middle East
By STA Travel

Round the World – Cape Town

With the year coming to a close, you might be thinking New Year, new you. Or perhaps, more likely, new year, new adventures to embark…

Africa & Middle East
By STA Travel

A South African Safari in Kruger National Park!

Incredible landscapes, stunning city views, poignant history, adrenalin activities galore and sparkling modern culture – Africa has it all in abundance. Ever wanted to know…

Africa & Middle East
By Catherine Atton

Why stop in Dubai?

Far too many of us touch down in Dubai and never leave the glistening white walls of the modern terminal building. If you are planning…

Africa & Middle East
By Hannah Jeffery

Food trucks, avocado and grilled cheese: The best places to eat in Dubai

Hipsters, hold onto your beard trimmers, because Dubai is the new stopover destination for foodies! Knowing and loving Dubai’s fine dining and streetside shawarma reputation…

Africa & Middle East
By Catherine Atton

South Africa’s Best Music Festivals

In honour of this month’s STA Travel Sounds artist @Jeremyloops hailing all the way from Cape Town, here are some of the best music festivals…