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Travel packing list essentials

Get ready to say goodbye to packing stress, and say hello to a featherweight backpack, full of stuff you actually need. We asked our Facebook community to tell us which…

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7 tips to seeing your host country from a local perspective

Guest Post Contributed By: Sophia Richards See your host country through a local’s eye! Avoid exploiting and objectifying a country for its rare cultural practices…

Latin America
By Kim Durbridge

Instagram Envy: Spring break 2018 essentials

Spring Break virgin? We bet you’re dying with jealousy while looking at your friends’ Instagrams of their exploits in Cancun, Panama City and beyond. …Or…

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How to avoid pickpockets

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),…

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Studying abroad in the summer – is it for you?

Today’s post comes from Mina Seo, an STA Travel Student Ambassador at the University of California, Berkeley. Connect with Mina on Instagram, Twitter and follow…

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10 reasons why women make better travelers

As it’s International Women’s Day soon, we thought it was only right to celebrate being women. Which we did by eating cookies and loudly discussing what…

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Act like a local: 6 tips on making your trip a breeze

For many college students, they may be the first person in their family to attend college — and in most cases, will then be the first…

Worldwide
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Learning to embrace the unexpected in travel planning

The title might sound a little cliche, but honestly after my trip to Tromso, Norway, everything we didn’t expect to happen did just that: it happened….

General
By STA Travel

Finding the time to travel when you have no time

Being a college student is busy busy busy. Between internships, summer classes, and part-time jobs it can be really hard to find the time (not…

Europe
By STA Travel

7 reasons you need to visit the Borough Market.

Introducing foodie heaven in London… the Borough Market! It is one of the largest and oldest wholesale and retail food markets in the London, in…