Australasia
By STA Travel

Auckland & Waiheke Island| Live the Kiwi Dream

“Come as a visitor, live as a local, leave as a friend”. From sky walks to wineries, explore all that Auckland has to offer and…

Worldwide
By Rachael Doyle

The un-beer-lievable price of beer around the world

Did you know, this year marks 100 years since the start of the prohibition? Imagine a world where the production, importation and sale of alcohol is…

Australasia
By Rachael Doyle

Wild card destinations in Australia and New Zealand you need to visit

Australia and New Zealand may be far away from pretty much everyone, but they’re both hot on the list for most adventurers. And so they should be. They’re…

General
By Henry Wilkinson

6 Reasons why you should study in New Zealand

Want to stand out from the regular college student and experience something new, exciting and so awesome you will remember it for the rest of…

Worldwide
By Henry Wilkinson

6 LGBTQ+ friendly places to travel, some you may or may not know!

Sometimes you can feel as if the world can’t be the easiest place to travel if you’re part of the LGBTQ+ community, and while this…

Worldwide
By Rachael Porter

40 things to do before you’re 40

40 is the new 30, right?! We’re celebrating our 40th birthday this year, and we’re filling it with obnoxious amounts of balloons, cake and adventures. We’ve looked back on our last 40 years and devised the perfect bucketlist of things to do before you get to our age.  

Worldwide
By Rachael Porter

Solo female travel stories from across the globe

Ever since 1911, the world has celebrated International Women’s Day on the 8th March. It may be 2019 (and we can celebrate women all day every day, k?) but we’re not going to pass up an opportunity to talk about how amazing they are. In the spirit of IWD, we asked female employees across STA Travel to send us their favourite solo travel story.

Australasia
By STA Travel

A Student Guide to New Zealand: places to visit, places to eat and places to party

If you’re considering studying abroad to expand your horizons and experience an unforgettable semester away, New Zealand needs to be at the top of your…

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…

Europe
By STA Travel

10 most surprising places to celebrate St Paddy’s

It’s time to get your bright green clothing out the back of your wardrobe, start training your taste buds for copious amounts of Guinness, and…