General
By STA Travel

Top 7 great places to stay in Bangkok!

Bangkok is a bustling, energy-consuming, down right crazy place to visit! You’re going to need a decent place to stay and a base to explore…

Worldwide
By Emma Neely

Best places to travel solo: a female guide

Who better to get solo travel advice from than a solo traveler?! Reema Moussa has put together a list of places that she thinks should be top of the agenda for other solo travelers!

Asia
By Kim Durbridge

17 foods you’ll want to dive face first into in Thailand

Pad kra pao, tongue-tingling green curry, drunken noodles and pancakes on every corner. It’s official: Thailand is the best foodie destination in the world!

Asia
By Rachael Porter

8 days in mainland Thailand

I’m Rachael, one of the website guru’s at STA Travel. Certified Netflix binger, and beer pong fan. I recently got back from an Asia trip…

Asia
By STA Travel

How to eat your way through Thailand

Today’s blog comes from Rebecca Whiteman, an STA Travel Student Ambassador and majoring in Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University. She loves to swim, cook (eat),…

Asia
By Stephanie Mitchell

Soaking Up (or Just Getting Soaked at) Songkran

Songkran, the famous Thai New Year festival, is upon us once again. It’s the infamous festival where thousands of Thais celebrate the end of the dry…

General
By STA Travel

Meet the youngest person to travel to all sovereign countries…

He’s ‘officially amazing’ and it all started when he booked his first backpacker adventure with STA Travel to South East Asia 8 years ago, from…

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…

Asia
By STA Travel

What to do in Northern Thailand

Warmer than Norway and greener than Greenland; as “norths” go, northern Thailand is pretty brilliant. Getting there is pretty simple as the Bangkok – Chiang Mai train…

Middle East
By Emma Mitra

Our beginner’s guide to Dubai

Everything you need to know to make the most of your time in Dubai