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 most beautiful Christmas lights around the World

The most beautiful Christmas lights around the World

So it might be 73 days away… but it’s never too early to start planning a Christmas getaway (those flights book up). What could be more festive than twinkling fairy lights, and a lot of them? Grab yourself a cup of coffee, put the fire on and view some of the most illuminated cities in December. Then(…)

8 food trucks you need to try in Vancouver

8 food trucks you need to try in Vancouver

Often regarded as the food truck capital of the world, Vancouver has got this on-wheels trend nailed and man does it look tasty! With an ever-changing selection of cuisines even the most demanding of foodies will struggle to get bored.   1. MOM’s Grilled Cheese Simple, effective and exactly the comfort food you need after(…)

150 reasons you need to visit Canada: part 3

150 reasons you need to visit Canada: part 3

Deep breaths… Here we have it. Part 3. The FINAL 50 reasons to visit Canada (sings ‘It’s the final countdown’ #TUNE) 101. The Hemloft is a treehouse in the woods of Whistler. Something all childhood dreams are made of… #thehemloft #treehouse #gopro #todsl #outdoors #canada #wanderlust #lovetotravel A post shared by @selenepeawhateva on May 29,(…)

150 reasons you need to visit Canada: part 2

150 reasons you need to visit Canada: part 2

Hello lovely readers! Ready for the second part of this epic list of reasons to get to Canada? Read on … 51. You can go on the Gold Rush Trail route in BC – the largest left in Canada. 52. Imagine the birds-eye view of that stunning Canadian scenery while skydiving. A post shared by(…)

150 reasons you need to visit Canada: part 1

150 reasons you need to visit Canada: part 1

To mark Canada’s 150th birthday, we’ve put together a three part series exploring 150 reasons why you should pack those bags and get to Canada. 1. It’s home to Niagara Falls – enough said. Niagara Falls is one of the most natural beautiful things I’ve ever seen! Have you ever been here? Let me know(…)

Why Bali for NYE is a great idea!

Why Bali for NYE is a great idea!

Welcome in 2018 with a bang, Bali style! With year round sunshine, epic waves, cultural festivities and some of the most incredible parties in the world this is where you want to be seeing the New Year in. Dance til dawn on golden sand and watch Kuta’s infamous fireworks light up the sky. Believe us(…)

Spring Break 2018! Get the most out of your party pass

Spring Break 2018! Get the most out of your party pass

You’ve spent a full day hanging at the poolside with the crew and with a Cancun sunset looming, it’s only right we ramp this mood up a notch. It’s time to party! Offering some of the best clubs around, Cancun will be our destination and partying until dawn will be our mission. So grab an(…)

Top ten treks in the World

Top ten treks in the World

If you’re one of those who thinks “I’d love to”, when someone tells you to take a hike, we’ve got just the thing for you. Spanning countries and continents, we’ve compiled a list of trails waiting for you to take up the challenge. And, if you need any more persuasion, our treks now have 10% off too! Torres Del Paine – Patagonia, Chile This one’s for the physically active not hardcore mountaineers so be(…)

A Dummies Guide to Working in Canada

Here at STA Travel, along with help from our buddies at working holiday specialists BUNAC, we’ve been sending lots of eager young people to Canada for years; and between us, what we don’t know about Canada isn’t worth knowing. So we’ve invited Lizzie from BUNAC to put together this handy all-you-need-to-know guide to working holidays(…)