Asia
By Trina Holmes

6 places in Thailand that are seriously zen

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?…

Asia
By Alexx Hayward

Episode 1: How I’m travelling 52 countries in 52 weeks

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…

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 Guest Blogger

Europe’s top 18 cities for absolutely everything

Old cities, drinking cities, seaside cities, cheap cities and stuff-your-face-full-of-cheese cities.
Sometimes it’s wrong to put labels on things. However, Europe is home to so many beautiful and diverse cities, that it would be impossible to know which to visit without them. And the winning categories are…

Latin America
By Guest Blogger

Best surf beaches in Central America

Surf’s up! From beginner breaks in Costa Rica to monster waves in El Salvador, here’s a rundown of our favourite surf spots in Central America.

General
By Hannah Jeffery

9 myths about Round the World tickets, busted

Hello confusion, it’s us, STA Travel – the Original Round the World Experts. There are a lot of rumours flying around about Round the World…

Europe
By Georgie Birch

48 hour fling with Copenhagen

We’re sorry Sydney, step aside, there’s a new capital city that’s the apple of our eye: the Danish charmer Copenhagen. Here’s 8 reasons why it’s…

Asia
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…

North America
By Georgie Birch

20 experiences money won’t buy in the USA

We’ve all heard the song right? “The best things in life are free”. However, these days when you’re on the move with a bank balance…

Asia
By STA Travel

6 unmissable Southeast Asian sunrises

We get it, you’re hostel-hopping across southeast Asia, which means you’re inclined to wave goodbye to early mornings and scream hello! to late nights, lie…