Australasia
By Rachael Porter

Top 6 things to do in Adelaide

The South Australian capital isn’t immediately thought of when it comes to backpackers – it’s often a city that’s visited on a trip to the…

Australasia
By Rachael Porter

How much do you need to travel Australia for 1 month?

Here at STA Travel we pride ourselves on the fact we “know because we go”, so instead of giving you a generic post about spending…

Australasia
By Georgie May Birch

6 things I learned from studying abroad

So why study abroad? It can be expensive, you’ll have to start your social status from the bottom and how will you deal with the…

Australasia
By STA Travel

How to travel the East Coast of Australia for under $1,150

If you’re really keen to travel the East Coast of Australia but think it might break the bank, let us reassure you that it doesn’t…

Australasia
By STA Travel

A uniquely kiwi adventure

Today’s post is brought to you by STA Travel Student Ambassador, Emma Neely. Emma is a student at Michigan State University who has a passion for traveling…

Australasia
By STA Travel

Surf’s up, drink up: the best bars in Surfers Paradise

Here at STA Travel, we understand that when it comes to drinking (responsibly, of course) there are usually four different types of ‘sessions’ you could…

Australasia
By Rachael Porter

11 reasons to visit the Gold Coast

Hanging out on the beach all day or grabbing a surfboard and hitting the waves – this is the epitome of the Australian dream. One…

Australasia
By Luke Moss

It Started With…. A box of ‘wine’

When we say ‘box of wine’, we are of course referring to the notorious Aussie delicacy known as GOON! As a backpacker (back in the…

Australasia
By STA Travel

#FeatureFriday Vivid Sydney 2016

The annual Vivid Sydney – Light, Music & Ideas festival has been lighting up the Sydney skyline over the past 3 weeks. And despite being…

Australasia
By STA Travel

Rotorua | Live the Kiwi Dream

From hot pools to the Haka, Rotorua is a bubbling mix of mud pools, explosive geysers, white- water rafting and Māori culture. Go discover what Rotorua is all…