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Madrid – Hotspots of the Spanish Capital

Madrid – Hotspots of the Spanish Capital

Spain’s capital city is a vibrant metropolis full of history, beautiful architecture, and exciting street culture in an around its endless plazas. A foodie’s heaven, there are incredible places to eat in Madrid, from olde-worlde tapas bars to gourmet restaurants. And if experiencing local nightlife is your thing, Madrid has one of the best social(…)

Learning to embrace the unexpected in travel planning

Learning to embrace the unexpected in travel planning

The title might sound a little cliche, but honestly after my trip to Tromso, Norway, everything we didn’t expect to happen did just that: it happened. Let’s face it, people can spend too much time planning their trips, from arranging every stop to creating a whole itinerary. This can take away from the whole meaning behind(…)

WTF: STA Travel gives away 50 return tickets to Europe from $99

WTF: STA Travel gives away 50 return tickets to Europe from $99

Students heading back to campus this month have more than new classes to be excited about. For one day only we are launching our WTF (World’s Top Fares), offering student deals to London, Paris and Madrid from ONLY $99. The event will take place on September 7th, 2016 with 30 of the round trip tickets available(…)

7 Things Not to Miss in Spain

7 Things Not to Miss in Spain

The Spanish people really know how to enjoy life, and you can’t help but to absorb and project this mantra yourself through every pore when visiting Spain. This is a country that practically pulsates with passion, excitement and a zest for life. The Spanish are immensely proud of their history and their culture and it’s(…)

10 Reasons to Travel

10 Reasons to Travel

Wanderlust: [won·der·luhst] (noun) meaning a strong, innate desire to rove or travel about; equivalent to wander (n) Finding the will, the drive, the desire to travel may not be that difficult if you suffer from extreme wanderlust. It’s a great big world out there. Most of us see just a small fraction of it and(…)

Worst. Trip. Ever. Series: Meet-up Gone Bad

Worst. Trip. Ever. Series: Meet-up Gone Bad

While many travelers relish at the thought of embarking on life-changing experiences abroad, some wanderlust trips may not go according to plan. Our team of high-flying travelers here at STA Travel have experienced a fair share of doom and gloom abroad – which is why we know first-hand that you should not keep those travel(…)

Europe for First-Timers

Europe for First-Timers

Europe is a must for any Bucket List. The history, culture, food, music, and fashion alone are reasons enough to cross the pond and head to Europe. With so many countries and cities to visit, planning your first trip can be a little daunting to say the least, that’s why we made a list of(…)