Arabian Nights: 5 After Dark Experiences in the Middle East

Arabian Nights: 5 After Dark Experiences in the Middle East

Many U.S. travelers who venture to the Middle East, don’t usually make it out of the airport on a visit to the Arabian Peninsula. This staple stopover is home to the must-see destination cities of Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Doha and Muscat, countries like the UAE, Qatar and Oman don’t always get the attention they deserve.(…)

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It’s Our Birthday! Thank You for Allowing Us to Celebrate 35 Years of Adventure!

It’s Our Birthday! Thank You for Allowing Us to Celebrate 35 Years of Adventure!

It’s our birthday – our 35th to be exact! We couldn’t have made it this far without you! Our loyal STA travelers who’ve helped get us to this milestone/mid-life crisis. Now, we don’t have to get all teary-eyed and poetic, but we will take a little walk down memory lane to where it all started…1979.(…)

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#TheRoadshow Week Two Recap

#TheRoadshow Week Two Recap

Last week #TheRoadshow continued its trek across America and our bus was snapped in several selfies! Our bus started the week off in the Windy City at Loyola University, Chicago State University and Wheaton Warrenville South High School. Then, Tuesday through Friday, our team of experts ventured to Iowa and set up shop at the University of Iowa,(…)

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Brighton: Astronautalis Hits the Seaside in His Second UK Adventure

Brighton: Astronautalis Hits the Seaside in His Second UK Adventure

It’s another day, another adventure. After waving goodbye to London, our travel pro, Astronautalis, fled to the shores of Brighton.  Yes, it was a sad goodbye, but by hopping on a train and jetting one hour south of London, you can view the countryside before smelling the saltwater in dun, dun, dun, Brighton. At Brighton(…)

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STA Travel & GoAbroad #TheRoadshow Week One Recap

STA Travel & GoAbroad #TheRoadshow Week One Recap

It’s been a busy week for our STA Travel Experts and GoAbroad Ambassadors on the Fall 2014 Roadshow. If you haven’t heard by now, STA Travel has teamed up with GoAbroad.com once again on a trek across the U.S. to meet with students on campus to discuss travel opportunities. Whether you’re interested in study abroad,(…)

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First Stop, London: Astronautalis Kicks Off His UK Adventure

First Stop, London: Astronautalis Kicks Off His UK Adventure

We’ve tweeted, Instagramed, Facebooked and blogged all about our VisitBritain mini-series and it is finally here! In case, you’ve been living in a box, or spent your summer beachin’ it, let us fill you in…we sent STA Travel’s friend and talented hip-hop artist Andy Bothwell, better known to his fans as Astronautalis, to Britain for(…)

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#TheRoadshow With STA Travel & GoAbroad

#TheRoadshow With STA Travel & GoAbroad

STA Travel and GoAbroad.com are on the road again…and you may even see them at a university near you! Now’s your chance to chat with the Travel Experts who can help make your travel dreams a reality. The Fall 2014 STA Travel and GoAbroad Roadshow will be setting out across the country beginning the week(…)

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Tour of the Week: Bangkok Starter Pack

Tour of the Week: Bangkok Starter Pack

Bangkok. The hypnotic capital of Thailand is full of ethnic eccentricities and cultural awakenings. This city can seem a little daunting to visitors, especially if it’s your first time in Asia. So, get organized and make sure that your first few nights are hassle free. That’s why we’ve put together the perfect four-day starter pack(…)

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How Pre-Booking Tours Can Save You Money

How Pre-Booking Tours Can Save You Money

Some of us were created to live life on the edge and take risks, but waiting until the last minute doesn’t always have to top that risky list. The rush of procrastinating is something adrenaline junkies live for. But, you may not want to take the procrastinator’s approach when booking adventure tours because it can(…)

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51 Bite-Sized Budgeting Tips While Traveling

51 Bite-Sized Budgeting Tips While Traveling

When planning your next adventure, whether abroad or domestic, it’s important to think about – cue the dun, dun, dun music – money! You don’t want to go broke while you venture out into the unknown. We want you to enjoy your adventure and have some cash in your pockets when it’s time to head(…)

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