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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(…)

6 must-visit destinations to celebrate Black Friday

6 must-visit destinations to celebrate Black Friday

Black Friday is one of the biggest shopping days in the world and of course, we have great deals across our tours and flights but to be a little fun, we decided to turn the world dark! Not literally of course, but in celebration of Black Friday we picked out our top destinations that are(…)

Vegetarian Cuban Cuisine: from 5 cents to 5-star

Vegetarian Cuban Cuisine: from 5 cents to 5-star

Today’s post comes to you from STA Travel Student Ambassador, Tristan Davis, who is also a student at NYU and an avid budget backpacker. For Spring Break, Tristan and 3 friends headed to Cuba for a 10-day trip of a lifetime! Vegetarian Cuban food, from beans and rice to paella and plantains, is delicious and(…)

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(…)