Europe
By Rachael Porter

48 hour fling in Budapest

If you’re looking for a European city getaway, look no further than lively little Budapest, the capital of Hungary. Why? Full of quirky ruin bars,…

Europe
By Kim Durbridge

48-hour fling in… Barcelona

Amazing galleries, mind-bending architecture, foodie havens, some of the best nightlife and music festivals in the world… and a beach? There­­­’s good reasons why Barcelona features on…

Europe
By Georgie May Birch

13 day trips out of London

Here’s our round up of the best day trips accessible from London to do exactly that…

Europe
By Georgie May Birch

Oxford vs Cambridge – A tale of two cities

So here’s the deal. They’re both great at punting (think Venetian gondolas without the stripy tees), they both have chess sets dedicated to them and they’re both around 60 miles from London. But which to choose…

Europe
By Georgie May Birch

London’s best of the brunch

We’ve rounded up our ‘best of the brunch’ in London to suit any occasion

Europe
By STA Travel

Istanbul’s Must-See Mosques

Tristan Davis is an NYU student, currently studying abroad in Israel. He studies Politics, Human Rights, and Middle Eastern/Islamic studies. Check out his blog for…

Worldwide
By STA Travel

10 terrifying travel destinations you should dare to visit before you DIE

This Halloween, we’re giving you the chance to choose between winning a trip, or bagging a whole load of awesome travel treats, such as discounted…

Europe
By STA Travel

5 of the best 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…

Europe
By STA Travel

The Ultimate European food glossary

Europe is filled with amazing scenery, culture, islands, mountains and nightlife… but it’s the food that holds a real magnetizing quality for millions of travelers…

Europe
By Kim Durbridge

How to drain every last drop from your Contiki trip around Europe

Recently, STA Travel sent fifty wide-eyed Aussie competition winners to Europe on Contiki’s ‘Western Quest’ tour (hard life, ey mate). They checked London, Barcelona, Paris,…