5 Reasons to drop everything and go to Vietnam!

5 Reasons to drop everything and go to Vietnam!

Do you like to eat mouth-watering food? Drink exquisite coffee? Explore UNESCO world heritage sites? You do! Well welcome to Vietnam. With its floating markets, world’s largest cave, delicious Pho dishes and incredible floating islands, it’s a truly unique country full of hidden treasures. The backpacker buffs here at STA Travel have put together 5(…)

South Africa Cheat Sheet

South Africa Cheat Sheet

From the wildlife of Shamwari, to the beautiful views of the Winelands, South Africa has scenery to please everyone. If you prefer city hopping and discovering culture and art, Johannesburg and Cape Town will fill your urban desires. Interested? Here’s a few useful tips to help plan your adventure.  When to visit May to September(…)

Vietnam Cheat Sheet

Vietnam Cheat Sheet

From the bustling city of Ho Chi Minh, to the beautiful beaches of Mui Ne, Vietnam has something for everyone! Interested? Here’s a few useful tips to help plan your adventure. When to visit There’s no one season in particular to recommend as the ‘best’ time because Vietnam is beautiful all year round. Generally, Autumn(…)

Music Festivals in Japan

Music Festivals in Japan

When you think of Japan, you probably don’t think of music festivals do you? Well, you should. Because they have festivals that would give Glastonbury a run for their money. Japan is a fascinating land of contrasts filled with plenty to see. So while you’re exploring The Land of the Rising Sun, why not break(…)

Japan Cheat Sheet

Japan Cheat Sheet

Konichiwa and welcome to Japan! So you’ve decided to head to the land of contrasts where old meets new and east meets west. Where anime and modern technology sit side by side with Geisha and Samurais – good decision! But not sure what you should pack? Confused about when to visit and what to budget?(…)

Croatia Cheat Sheet

Croatia Cheat Sheet

Croatia is kind of like a mysterious superhero. You may not know that much about it, but you’ve heard a few magical stories and would love a glimpse for yourself! The truth is, it’s one of Europe’s hidden treasures and has A LOT to offer. Amazing natural beauty, interesting architecture, bags of interesting history, Roman(…)

Why you should break out of your comfort zone NOW

Why you should break out of your comfort zone NOW

Your comfort zone is getting in the way of you experiencing new things and taking life by the horns. You shouldn’t accept sitting in the same traffic jam every day or doing a job you hate day in, day out. But don’t worry, we’re here to help you break out of it. All you need(…)

10 Reasons Why It’s Time You Went To Croatia

10 Reasons Why It’s Time You Went To Croatia

Croatia has got to be up there as one of the most beautiful countries in Europe. With its turquoise colored sea, incredible beaches, national parks, culture and history, it’s a must for your bucket list. We countdown the top 10 reasons why it’s time you went to Croatia, get ready to pack those bags! It’s really(…)

New Updates to Eurostar for 2017

New Updates to Eurostar for 2017

Planning on a European adventure this year? Today is a good news day for you for 4 reasons… Eurostar is now part of the Eurail family! Which means you can travel from London to Paris, Disneyland or Bussels and vice versa. 27 years old or younger? You’re in luck. The youth age has been changed(…)

London baby!

London baby!

There’s something special about London. Bags of character, awesome history, beautiful architecture and plenty more weird and wonderful surprises. London has an abundance of treats and we’ve selected a handful to tempt your travel taste buds! Big Ben DONG! Time for a nice stroll around Westminster. A photo posted by Remi Salva (@remisalvaphotographie) on Jan(…)