Worldwide
By STA Travel

The ultimate guide to solo female travel

After moving to the other side of the world (twice!) and ticking off twelve countries solo, I’ve pulled together the best tips and tricks to help you feel safe, prepared and confident to take on the globe as a solo female traveller.

Europe
By Rachael Porter

Top 10 cities to stay in Europe for under €40

We’re 40 this year, believe it or not (we use good anti-wrinkle cream) and to celebrate we’ve combed through all our hostel deals across Europe to piece together a list of cities that you can stay in for two nights for less than €40!

North America
By STA Travel

The best cities in the USA

In terms of cool, interesting and trendy cities the USA definitely has the lion’s share. There’s a huge selection which, depending what you’re into, will satisfy your every whim.

Worldwide
By Rachael Porter

Solo female travel stories from across the globe

Ever since 1911, the world has celebrated International Women’s Day on the 8th March. It may be 2019 (and we can celebrate women all day every day, k?) but we’re not going to pass up an opportunity to talk about how amazing they are. We asked female employees across STA Travel to send us their favourite solo travel story.

Latin America
By STA Travel

Rio Carnival Survival Guide

Check out our guide to surviving the Rio Carnival. It’s full of handy advice and tips to help you make the most of every single sequinned-head-dressing, street-party-dancing, samba-moves-busting minute.

Europe
By Claire Louise Sheridan

Eating vegetarian or vegan while travelling the UK

Whether you’re kick-starting the year with a meat-free resolution or you’ve been a veggie for years, traveling doesn’t need to be difficult. The UK is really easy to get around when living that vegan or veggie life.