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31 ways to tell if you think like a true Parisian…

31 ways to tell if you think like a true Parisian…

“Paris is always a good idea” – Audrey Hepburn. So let’s see if you’re up to scratch and able to think like a true Parisian… 1. You know that Paris is the best city in the world. 2. You love it even more in August when all the Parisians are gone. 3. But you don’t(…)

A Parisian Foodie Agenda

A Parisian Foodie Agenda

The number one rule for a true Parisian is to know exactly where to find the perfect rendezvous spot. Paris’ dining culture is world renowned from the chic to the more simplistic. We’ve pulled together a list of some of the most classic spots in the city to take your cherie. So take note of(…)

24 hours in Paris!

24 hours in Paris!

Today’s blog comes from a Parisian at heart Liam Anderson, he’s here to tell us how to make the most of 24 hours in Paris… Paris is a city full of character, style and beauty, which makes it a must-see for any keen traveler visiting Europe. Whether it’s soaking up the spectacular views from the(…)

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(…)

10 terrifying travel destinations you should dare to visit before you DIE

10 terrifying travel destinations you should dare to visit before you DIE

This Halloween, we’re giving you the chance to choose between winning a trip, or bagging a whole load of awesome travel treats, such as discounted treks to Dracula’s homeland, ghost walks in London and hostel deals across the world. (You can head to the website to find out more about these). And it got us(…)

5 of the most magical Christmas markets in Europe

5 of the most magical Christmas markets in Europe

Winter might be getting even closer, but that doesn’t mean you should cool your wanderlust. Grab your mittens and wrap up warm as we share some our favourite European Christmas Markets for 2017. 1. Vilnius, Lithuania With its medieval layout, baroque cityscape, and cobblestone streets, the heart of Lithuania’s capital city, Vilnius, charms in any(…)

The Ultimate European food glossary

The Ultimate European food glossary

Europe is filled with amazing scenery, culture, islands, mountains and nightlife… but it’s the food that holds a real magnetizing quality for millions of travelers who hit up the continent each year. From decadent desserts, to Neapolitan crust pizza covered in San Marzano tomato and those delectable black dough-bubbles, and from succulent wines, cheeses and(…)

How to drain every last drop from your Contiki trip around Europe

How to drain every last drop from your Contiki trip around Europe

Recently, STA Travel sent fifty wide-eyed Aussie competition winners to Europe on Contiki’s ‘Western Quest’ tour (hard life, ey mate). They checked London, Barcelona, Paris, Bordeaux and San Sebastien off their list, while partying, eating, and soaking up the culture. If you’re thinking of hopping over the Atlantic for a similar trip around Europe aboard(…)

The Europe foodie lust-list

The Europe foodie lust-list

When it comes to Europe, we could write a list as long as a piece of string of delicious regional dishes to try. But frankly, we’ve got worldwide adventures to plan, so here’s just a little taster of some foodie sensations you’ll experience in some of our favorite European cities. London, UK Don’t be disheartened(…)

Top 10 coolest things to do for FREE in Europe

Top 10 coolest things to do for FREE in Europe

Luther Vandross and Janet Jackson once perfectly harmonised to tell us that ‘the best things in life are free.’ The dreamy song is not only a catchy 90’s classic, it is actually very true… Everybody loves a freebie! With this in mind, we have selected 10 of the best FREE things to do in 10(…)