Australasia
By STA Travel

Auckland & Waiheke Island| Live the Kiwi Dream

“Come as a visitor, live as a local, leave as a friend”. From sky walks to wineries, explore all that Auckland has to offer and…

Australasia
By STA Travel

A uniquely kiwi adventure

Today’s post is brought to you by STA Travel Student Ambassador, Emma Neely. Emma is a student at Michigan State University who has a passion for traveling…

Europe
By STA Travel

10 most surprising places to celebrate St Paddy’s

It’s time to get your bright green clothing out the back of your wardrobe, start training your taste buds for copious amounts of Guinness, and…

General
By STA Travel

Shoulder to shoulder: Top 5 things to do during New Zealand’s shoulder season

Many of us tend to forget just how awesome travelling in New Zealand can be, it’s pretty much like having the world in miniature because…

General
By STA Travel

8 places in New Zealand you can have all to yourself

Feast your eyes on this blog from lola.photography, she’s a New Zealand photographer traveling the world one beautiful photograph at a time. If you’re headed…

General
By STA Travel

What can I get out of a working holiday in New Zealand?

A working holiday in New Zealand is a fantastic way to gain work experience abroad and earn a few dollars while you do it. It…

General
By STA Travel

Round the World in 6 Stops! #FeatureFriday

This week’s #FeatureFriday takes inspiration from one of our favorite round the world routes, drum roll please…. The Mighty Mighty! Golden rays, hazy days, moonlit…

General
By STA Travel

The Bay of Islands | Live the Kiwi Dream

A three hour drive (or 35 minute flight) north of Auckland, Bay of Islands is an aquatic playground of 144 islands off the coast of…

Australasia
By STA Travel

Our Top Pick: New Zealand Active North Island

Get up close and personal with the spectacular scenery of the North Island of New Zealand.  Visit thermal waters, hike one of the world’s most…

Australasia
By Catherine Atton

Insider tips into the New Zealand music scene

How’s your knowledge of the NZ music scene? Not great? Thought so. Having grown up in New Zealand @AnnaCoddingtonMusic knows where to go to get…