What’s Your Spring Break Style?

What’s Your Spring Break Style?

You’re nearly there. You can see the light flickering at the end of the tunnel, it’s almost… SPRING BREAK! So what kind of Spring Breaker are you going to be this year? The Beach Bum Is your idea of a good time sun, sea, sand and cocktails? Then you’re a Beach Bum and proud of it!(…)

Spring Break 2016: Cancun

Spring Break 2016: Cancun

Cancun is the Mecca of Spring Break. When you think Spring Break, you think Cancun. It has the perfect mix of incredible hotels, wild nightlife, stunning beaches and relaxed (very relaxed) drinking laws! Cancun is the ultimate Spring Break destination. Nightlife Seriously, forget about the rest of Mexico. When it comes to the best nightlife and(…)

The Super Bowl Sunday Guide to San Francisco

The Super Bowl Sunday Guide to San Francisco

Planning to head to the Bay Area for the upcoming Super Bowl 50? Chances are if you’re heading to Levi Stadium in Santa Clara, you’re flying into San Francisco International Airport, and if so, we’ve got just the itinerary for you. If you’re planning on arriving a few days early and staying a few days(…)

Insider Tips Into The NZ Music Scene

Insider Tips Into The NZ 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 off the beaten track. Read her New Zealand insider tips and what festivals you should be heading to this year: WHAT HOME GROWN KIWI ANNA CODDINGTON THINKS Anna’s number one(…)

Who Anna Coddington listens to

Who Anna Coddington listens to

We asked our latest STA Travel Sounds artist Anna Coddington which local New Zealand artists she thinks are awesome – here are her top 3: 1. LIPS LIPS is a Tuscon-based two piece, which was started by Auckland native Steph Brown. Steph is an absolute badass on anything with a keyboard and usually plays 3(…)

STA Travel Sounds: Anna Coddington

STA Travel Sounds: Anna Coddington

After a brief hiatus following her critically acclaimed sophomore album ‘Cat & Bird’, Anna Coddington returned to push in a new direction with a string of bold singles: Bird In Hand, Make You Mine and The Runner. In 2015 she followed these with self-produced single Slate and a NZ tour with US-based Silver Scroll winner(…)

EVERYBODY LOVES KUNG FU FIGHTING…

EVERYBODY LOVES KUNG FU FIGHTING…

China hits you like a Kung-Fu ‘Tiger Punch’ to the face! Frank was our G adventures tour guide and to be honest, if it wasn’t for him we’d probably still be trying to make our way out of Beijing airport. If you’re thinking of taking on China be sure to have your very own ‘Frank’(…)

Why We Love Australia!

Why We Love Australia!

In honour of it being Australia Day, we thought we would acknowledge just how lucky Australian’s are and let our counterparts have the spotlight! Here are our top 10 things they miss most about Australia when they are away from home exploring the world. 1. Our home is gurt by sea, and we love it!   2. We would(…)

60 Days In Sydney & New South Wales

60 Days In Sydney & New South Wales

Well there we go, my epic 60 day adventure of an absolute lifetime has come to an end. I can’t believe it was two months ago today I arrived in Australia – it’s gone by in a flash! So, on this last blog, I thought I would run through all my highlights and a few(…)

60 Day Adventure Week 7: Quad Bikes & Sandboards

60 Day Adventure Week 7: Quad Bikes & Sandboards

I arrived in Port Stephens for a Quad Bike & Sandboarding adventure. I typed in the address in the Sat Nav and it directed me to the middle of nowhere, where I was greeted by Tuc and Zac from Sand Dune Adventures who would be guiding our group. We got straight to it, helmets on(…)