Asia
By Rachael Porter

Top 10 budgeting tips for Asia

You’re off to Asia and rumour has it, the country is one (if not THE) cheapest place to travel. We can confirm this rumour is…

Europe
By Rachael Porter

Top 10 budgeting tips for the UK

Heading over to where Harry Potter lives? Nice one. Not sure how much money to take? No worries. The majority of people will tell you…

General
By Catherine Atton

I’ve booked. What now?

WOOHOO! You’re going FREAKING travelling. But before you start typing that smug Facebook status, telling everyone how you’re “feeling blessed”. Take a deep breath, and…

Worldwide
By Hannah Jeffery

10 reasons why women make better travellers

As it’s International Women’s Day, we thought it was only right to celebrate being women

General
By Catherine Atton

A Married Couple Embark on a ‘Flash-Packing’ trip around the World!

Back in 2014, thanks to a little inspiration from STA Travel, Paul and Vanessa Smith embarked on a ‘flash-packing’ trip around the world. Obviously, we…

General
By Hannah Jeffery

Romantic place names from around the world

Roses are red, violets are blue, we’re bad at poems… go travel. With Valentine’s Day upon us, we took a look at some of the…

General
By Hannah Jeffery

Top five heart-shaped islands in the world

Love is in the air, and it’s in the water too apparently. When you think of a romantic destination, your mind probably wanders to Paris…

General
By Catherine Atton

What’s STA Travel all about?

STA Travel = Start The Adventure. We’re all about seeing the world and getting under the skin of another country. We understand traveller’s needs as we…

General
By Catherine Atton

The Top 5 Reasons to book in store with STA Travel!

At STA Travel, we’ve been travelling the world since 1979. Over 35 years later, our fashions may have changed but as travellers, we haven’t. We’re…

General
By Luke Moss

The REAL benefits of travelling

Why travel? Your sofa is comfy and you can see everything via YouTube, right? Yes, BUT we want ADVENTURE and EXPERIENCE… and other magical benefits,…