Asia
By Emma Neely

7 Must-See Cultural Gems in Taipei

With more than 15,000 temples across the country, you could spend a whole year visiting each one. But to make the most of your vacation…

Asia
By Claudia Posada

10 things that surprised me the most about Thailand

Whether you decide to attend Thailand’s annual Monkey Buffet Festival, or explore abandoned airplanes in Bangkok’s Airplane Graveyard, this corner of the earth never fails…

Asia
By STA Travel

A Thailand Itinerary from Chumphon to Mae Hong Son

Follow in the footsteps of Libby, our lucky sweepstake winner who was able to experience an all-expenses paid trip to Thailand from a local’s perspective,…

Asia
By Alexx Hayward

Episode 1: How I’m travelling 52 countries in 52 weeks

52 weeks and 52 countries, travelling around the world at random on the cheapest ticket every Tuesday? Some call it crazy. We call it ex-STA…

Asia
By Jo Ramsay

Japan: the Ultimate Travel Guide

So you’re going to Japan. Cool… take us with you? At STA Travel, our motto is ‘we know because we go’. Or in my case,…

Asia
By Hannah Jeffery

On Your Radar: Taiwan

If you thought the only things to come out of Taiwan were laptops, toys and bikes bearing the words ‘Made in Taiwan’, then think again….

Asia
By Emma Neely

Taiwan: The Ultimate Guide

An underrated destination that should be on every globetrotter’s list, Taiwan offers a diverse landscape for travelers: a kingdom with stunning national parks for outdoor…

Asia
By STA Travel

What to do in Northern Thailand

Warmer than Norway and greener than Greenland; as “norths” go, northern Thailand is pretty brilliant. Getting there is pretty simple as the Bangkok – Chiang Mai train…

Asia
By Rachael Porter

The Ultimate Guide to Thailand

Time and time again you’ve seen friends return from their travels wearing baggy elephant pants you wouldn’t dream of wearing in the US, with arms…

Asia
By STA Travel

20 travel tips for visiting India

I’m Tristan, self-confessed globetrotter, Instagrammer and chaser of exciting cultural experiences. My two trips to India covered 2 months, cumulatively, so check out my list of top 20 tips for your first visit to India!