Round the World in 6 Stops! #FeatureFriday

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 hikes & campfire nights. This is the Mighty Mighty route. . The world could be yours from $2,349! Check it out.. LONDON

Bargain eats in Sydney!

Bargain eats in Sydney!

If you’re someone who is more “live to eat”, rather than “eat to live”, the prospect of travelling to Sydney on a backpacker budget might be creating a feeling of unease in your insatiable stomach. Yes, Sydney is glitzy and glamorous, with trendy new restaurants and bars opening up every weekend, but you don’t have(…)

Fiji time or no time. A diary of our Fiji famil.

Fiji time or no time. A diary of our Fiji famil.

Today’s blog comes from the lovely Louise Jones a travel expert in our Goodge Street, London store. She’s talking all things Fiji, so sip that pina colada, lie back in your hammock and read on… Last month 11 of STA travels finest employees were lucky enough to jet off to the South Pacific nation of(…)

Top 7 spots in Central America!

Top 7 spots in Central America!

With epic coastlines, lush jungles and towering volcanoes, Central America is an adventure playground waiting to be explored but if you’re more into chilling out, than thrilling out – soak up the region’s laid back Caribbean beach vibes or brush up on your salsa dancing in the colonial cities. If we were to list every(…)

#FeatureFriday 7 Reasons traveling makes you happy!

#FeatureFriday 7 Reasons traveling makes you happy!

There are actually a million and one reasons why traveling the world would make you happy. But we’ve selected a few of our favorites, to remind you there’s always a reason to #starttheadventure… 1) YOU MEET LOADS OF INSPIRING PEOPLE WHO WILL BECOME YOUR MATES FOR LIFE

Step Outside of Sydney!

Step Outside of Sydney!

Take yourself off the tourist trail and head somewhere a little bit different in New South Wales. You’ll discover paradise islands, picturesque wineries, untouched beaches and ancient Aboriginal artwork. Here are our top 5 spots outside of Sydney waiting for you to explore: 1. Mudgee The Hunter Valley is famous for wine but how many(…)

Budget-Friendly Sydney: The Bondi to Coogee Walk

Budget-Friendly Sydney: The Bondi to Coogee Walk

Strapped for cash? Don’t have a dollar to spare? But don’t want to miss out all that Sydney has to offer? Here’s an idea: you could explore one of New South Wales’ most spectacular coastlines. From Bondi to Coogee, spend the day surfing, swimming, drinking beers and watching the sun go down along this beautiful,(…)

Top 5 Backpack Essentials!

Top 5 Backpack Essentials!

Today’s blog comes from Hannah Umlandt, a Travel Expert in our Goodge Street, London store. She’s an adventure-seeker and packing extraordinaire! OK, so you’ve booked it! You had a moment of madness genius and booked your flights. Your beach bod is on point, but there is still one thing on your mind… How on earth do(…)

15 Smart Ways to Lower your Travel Costs!

15 Smart Ways to Lower your Travel Costs!

This week’s blog comes from Bruno, a digital geek born in the Azores islands who’s traveling money-smart around the world. He’s got some great value-for-money tips and insider advice to help you become a bit more thrifty on your travels! Here’s Bruno’s 15 smart ways to help lower your travel costs:

9 REASONS TO VISIT COSTA RICA THIS SUMMER!

9 REASONS TO VISIT COSTA RICA THIS SUMMER!

We know how precious your vacation days are, so where’s worth a visit? Have you ever thought about Costa Rica? If you’re a nature lover, adventure seeker, coffee addicted or all of the above – this one could be for you! Here’s 9 reasons why you should visit Costa Rica this summer: 1.The Hummingbird Costa(…)