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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…

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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…

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By Hannah Jeffery

Your Essential Guide To Festival Planning And Packing

It’s official, festival fever is firmly upon us at STA Travel HQ! Not only are we heading back to Bestival in the UK to host…

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By Hannah Jeffery

Your guide to staying clean on the festival scene

Finally, festival season is here! You can almost smell it. (We actually could, hence the blog). From crazy camping commodes to space-saving wet wipes, here’s our…

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11 quotes to make you quit your job and travel

1. “Buy furniture when you are old, travel while you’re young”

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5 clichéd but bonafide reasons why you should travel…

Lottie Croker is a 23 year old adventurer from the UK, she’s recently been travelling around South America and South East Asia for 6.5 months….

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Why you should travel with your bestie

Some people say travelling with close friends can end your friendship. Others say friends that travel together form closer bonds and become better friends. Either…

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Gap Year: Time Out or Burn Out?

Whether it’s a post-high school gap year in the same vein as Malia Obama‘s recent decision, or a well-earned career break, at STA Travel we always encourage…

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Top 5 Backpack Essentials!

Today’s blog comes from Hannah Umlandt, a Travel Expert in our Goodge Street, London store. She’s an adventure-seeker and packing extraordinaire! OK, so you’ve booked…

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15 Smart Backpacker Budgeting tips!

This week’s blog comes from Bruno, a digital geek born in the Azores islands who’s traveling money-smart around the world. He’s got some great value-for-money…