Worldwide
By Catherine Atton

10 reasons why you need a travel cash card in your life!

What are you doing with your money while you’re away? No idea? Don’t tell me you’re just taking your bank card over there. You want…

Worldwide
By STA Travel

4 ways to make your travel photos stand out

Travelers and tourists alike love documenting their trips abroad through photography. Beyond sharing them on Instagram and Facebook, photos of our travels make for great…

Asia
By Emma Neely

One week in Shanghai on a student budget

There are many ways to save money in Shanghai! To help get you started, here is a proposed itinerary for a week’s worth of travel on a student budget. Brought to you by Emma Neely, our student ambassador.

Worldwide
By STA Travel

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….

Worldwide
By STA Travel

Carry-on essentials: short flights vs long haul

It’s the holiday season and if you’ve got upcoming travels on your radar, you might be thinking about what to pack. Depending on if you’re flying for…

Middle East
By STA Travel

Budget guide to a Dubai layover

With an average of 193,000 travelers moving through Dubai airport every day, many find themselves there on long layovers. While the airport is modern, sleek,…

General
By STA Travel

Discovering the Spring Break hotspots of Cancun

Who said “hotspots” are just for wifi? On a spring break trip, the hope is that you’re having fun and living in the moment, rather than…

General
By STA Travel

14 packing tips for Spring Break

The best time of the year for college students is spring break. Having roughed it through midterms, roommate debacles, and group assignments it’s time for…

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…

General
By STA Travel

WTF: STA Travel gives away 50 return tickets to Europe from $99

Students heading back to campus this month have more than new classes to be excited about. For one day only we are launching our WTF…