The most EPIC skydives from our Twitter followers

The most EPIC skydives from our Twitter followers

A few weeks ago we asked you guys to #throwback to ‘that time you skydived’ and OMG there were some pretty hair raising pictures tweeted! So here are some sky dive #throwbacks from our twitter gang. Brace yourselves… @claregordge Sky diving in the adventurous Oxfordshire! @JodeDayna Sky diving Down Under in the Land of Oz.(…)

What’s volunteering in Thailand all about?

What’s volunteering in Thailand all about?

There’s more to Thailand than full moon parties and buckets. We are given the privilege of travel, so why not give something back? By volunteering in Thailand you’ll immerse yourself in the country’s culture and really get to know the wonderful people of Thailand. Whether working with animals is your thing or you’ve always wanted(…)

9 foods you HAVE to eat when in Germany!

9 foods you HAVE to eat when in Germany!

Its not just about the sausage. Well, it is a lot about the sausage but not all. You’re about to get VERY hungry…

Top 3 Festivals in Italy!

Top 3 Festivals in Italy!

Ciao Bella! Welcome to the beautiful and wonderfully romantic country of Italy, where you can dine on fabulous food, gaze at magnificent architecture, soak up stunning coastlines and learn ancient history. We’re currently amidst festival season, so let’s check out how the Italians do it. From orange throwing to as much ice cream as you(…)

Western Australia Camper Adventure – Perth to Esperance

Western Australia Camper Adventure – Perth to Esperance

Fancy getting off the tourist trail and exploring some of Australia’s best beaches and untouched wilderness? Then head to Western Australia, the perfect place for a camper adventure! The next question is, do you go north to Broome or south to Esperance? For the most beautiful beaches in the world and for shorter driving times(…)

Adventure guide to 48 hours in Cairns

Adventure guide to 48 hours in Cairns

This week’s blog comes from traveler, explorer and blogger, Scotty Pass. He’s giving us the full lowdown on what to do in Cairns (especially if you’re tight on time)… Planning a tropical getaway during the upcoming winter months but stuck on where to explore? Why not give North Queensland a visit the next time you’re(…)

24 hours in Paris!

24 hours in Paris!

Today’s blog comes from a Parisian at heart Liam Anderson, he’s here to tell us how to make the most of 24 hours in Paris… Paris is a city full of character, style and beauty, which makes it a must-see for any keen traveler visiting Europe. Whether it’s soaking up the spectacular views from the(…)

Your Essential Guide To Festival Planning And Packing

Your Essential Guide To Festival Planning And Packing

It’s official, festival fever is firmly upon us at STA Travel HQ! Not only are we heading back to Bestival in the UK to host our second STA Travel hostel and music stage, but we’ve also launched STA Travel Beats! No big deal, just small group adventures onto the frontline of the underground international festival(…)

The Very Best of Northern Italy!

The Very Best of Northern Italy!

This blog was written by our very own Danielle Feekings she’s a lover of all things Italiano and knows the ins and outs of this beautiful country, check it out.. Started planning your Euro trip yet? If not then what the heck are you waiting for? One thing we can be sure of is Italy(…)

Top 7 campervan spots on West Coast USA!

Top 7 campervan spots on West Coast USA!

Today’s blog comes from our roadtrippn’ extraordinaire Sophie Lott, she’s a pro on all things campervan. Here’s her take on the best places for parking up your campervan in good old USA…. Fancy an adventure filled with campfires, starry nights, great company AND the freedom to roam wherever you want, whenever you want? Then going(…)