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What is it about the monotony of every day life that makes us crave chilled tropical islands and a whole load of nothing for days?…

By Alexx Hayward

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52 weeks and 52 countries, travelling around the world at random on the cheapest ticket every Tuesday? Some call it crazy. We call it ex-STA…

By Jo Ramsay

Japan: The Ultimate Travel Guide

So you’re going to Japan. Cool… take us with you? At STA Travel, our motto is ‘we know because we go’. Or in my case,…

By Rachael Porter

Why we’re in love with the Philippines

Coconuts on tap, living your best island life, and being a mermaid. These are just 3 of the reasons we’re obsessed with the Philippines.

By Kim Durbridge

The nine best foods to try in Singapore, and where to find them

Indian, Malay, Peranakan and Chinese… all the tastiest cuisines, are you with us? Well, Singapore is more than just Southeast Asia’s super pretty face. It’s one huge pot containing all of these foods, mixed up. Here’s our top picks…

By Hannah Jeffery

Our 2018 travel crush: Why Sabah is the dream travel destination

We love it when a plan comes together. Especially when that plan involves finding a destination that ticks off all your trip goals in one…

By Kim Durbridge

Female travel in Sri Lanka: Is it safe?

What is it like for a female traveller, venturing to Sri Lanka alone?

By Georgie Birch

Surf it up, Sri Lanka style

Clean breaks, sick barrels and uncrowded waters? Sounds like a surfer’s paradise. This tear-drop shaped island is full of surfing opportunities, just a paddle away…

By Dane Windley

Your go to guide for Japan newbies

You’ve got mad travel envy after seeing Mount Fuji and Tokyo pop up in your Instagram feed, and now you’ve decided you want to see…

By STA Travel

Why India will be your best experience yet…

Close your eyes, and imagine India, what do you see? An abundance of colour, vibrant smells, noises of everyday life streaming through cloudy skies? You…