Asia
By Rachael Porter

8 days in mainland Thailand

I’m Rachael, one of the website guru’s at STA Travel. Certified Netflix binger, and beer pong fan. I recently got back from an Asia trip…

Asia
By STA Travel

How to eat your way through Thailand

Today’s blog comes from Rebecca Whiteman, an STA Travel Student Ambassador and majoring in Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University. She loves to swim, cook (eat),…

Asia
By Stephanie Mitchell

Soaking Up (or Just Getting Soaked at) Songkran

Songkran, the famous Thai New Year festival, is upon us once again. It’s the infamous festival where thousands of Thais celebrate the end of the dry…

Asia
By STA Travel

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…

Asia
By STA Travel

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…

Asia
By STA Travel

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…

Asia
By STA Travel

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…

Asia
By STA Travel

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…

Asia
By STA Travel

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…

Asia
By STA Travel

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….