The reality of #PhilippinesUnplugged

The reality of #PhilippinesUnplugged

By Tor White. Global Creative Director STA Travel. Last year, STA Travel and Tourism Philippines embarked upon a pioneering new project. Philippines Unplugged would document the journey of British band Skinny Living as they traveled through the island province of Palawan. Raw, unscripted and all-access, this film series would show the beauty and honesty of(…)

The band behind #PhilippinesUnplugged

The band behind #PhilippinesUnplugged

By Tor White. Global Creative Director STA Travel Last year, STA Travel and Tourism Philippines embarked upon a pioneering new project. Philippines Unplugged would document the journey of British band Skinny Living as they traveled through the island province of Palawan. Raw, unscripted and all-access, this film series would show the beauty and honesty of(…)

The creativity behind #PhilippinesUnplugged

The creativity behind #PhilippinesUnplugged

Tor White. Global Creative Director STA Travel Last year, STA Travel and Tourism Philippines embarked upon a pioneering new project. Philippines Unplugged would document the journey of British band Skinny Living as they traveled through the island province of Palawan. Raw, unscripted and all-access, this film series would show the beauty and honesty of the(…)

The UK’s top Harry Potter filming locations

The UK’s top Harry Potter filming locations

If you’re still suffering from PPD (that’s Post Potter Depression to you mere muggles) years after the final book and film came out, then fear not! From London’s iconic King’s Cross station to the great wilderness of the Scottish Highlands, we’ll have you wanting to visit faster than you can say “Wingardium Leviosa”. So just(…)

7 of the best UK sunset spots

7 of the best UK sunset spots

Sunsets fall into the same category as puppies and rainbows; No matter what age, race or gender you are, it’s hard not to appreciate a good one. Someone once said that sunsets are proof that no matter what happens, your day can still end beautifully… Cheesy but true! We would like to help your UK(…)

Taiwan’s best hikes

Taiwan’s best hikes

Though relatively new on the backpacker trail, Taiwan is a country full of surprises. It boasts sensational food, an eclectic mix of cultures, incredibly hi-tech cities and ridiculously friendly locals. Yet perhaps the biggest surprise here lies in its natural beauty. Known for centuries as ‘Ilha Formosa’ (Beautiful Island), Taiwan’s impressive scenery has an uncanny(…)

Top 6 things to do in Taiwan

Top 6 things to do in Taiwan

It’s time we all learned a little more about Taiwan, and what better way to do that than with a list of the best things to do while you’re there? Drink tea Tea service at the top of a spiraling mountain road in Jiufen. A post shared by Emily Caneer (@emilyjsuzanne) on Mar 13, 2017(…)

Taiwan’s top 5 themed restaurants

Taiwan’s top 5 themed restaurants

When a city is a melting pot of some of the world’s boldest cultures – China, Japan, Southeast Asia and America – you can bet a few bob that something weird might come out of it. In Taipei, Taiwan’s eclectic and altogether gorgeous capital, it comes in the shape of their now iconic themed restaurants.(…)

Made in Taiwan: 8 things you didn’t know about Taiwan

Made in Taiwan: 8 things you didn’t know about Taiwan

One of our favourite new travel destinations, here are 10 Taiwanese lessons on life, love and garbage trucks. It’s time to embrace the strange. 1. The garbage trucks sing You hear the familiar sound of music getting closer, swiftly commit petty theft from a parent’s purse, and run out of the front door screaming “THE(…)

10 most surprising places to celebrate St Paddy’s

10 most surprising places to celebrate St Paddy’s

It’s time to get your bright green clothing out the back of your wardrobe, start training your taste buds for copious amounts of Guinness, and be prepared for a crazy St Paddy’s celebration. Ireland is not the only place you can go to celebrate though… St Patrick’s Day 2017: Everything you need to know about(…)