Europe
By Rachael Porter

What to do in Ireland: a month by month itinerary

Gwen Jones, our creative brochure manager, studied in Ireland ; so who better to tell us where to shove our stereotypes and take a ‘proper’ trip to Ireland than someone who lived and breathed the fresh (and slightly chilly) Irish air?

Europe
By Rachael Porter

Top 10 cities in Europe to stay for under €40

We’re 40 this year, believe it or not (we use good anti-wrinkle cream) and to celebrate we’ve combed through all our hostel deals across Europe to piece together a list of cities that you can stay in for two nights for less than €40!

Europe
By Claire Louise Sheridan

Eating vegetarian or vegan while traveling Western Europe

Veganuary got you hook-line-and-sinkered? Well, eating vegan or veggie has gotten waaaay easier on the road, so you’re in luck.

Europe
By Claire Louise Sheridan

Eating vegetarian or vegan while traveling the UK

Whether you’re kick-starting the year with a meat-free resolution or you’ve been a veggie for years, traveling doesn’t need to be difficult. The UK is really easy to get around when living that vegan or veggie life. Claire Sheridan from Happy Cow is here to give us the low-down.

Europe
By Emma Neely

11 Reasons why Iceland needs to be on your bucket list

There’s a magical place that’s been spamming your Instagram feed with gorgeous waterfalls, lush valleys, and spectacular glaciers for the last few years. And that place is Iceland. Reema, our student ambassador, has been there done that, and got the bucketlist to prove it.

Europe
By Rachael Porter

Food you have to try in Italy

There’s no better place to stuff your face full of food than in Italy. STA Travel Student Ambassador Mia lists all of her favorite foods in all of her favorite Italian places.

Europe
By Emma Neely

Must-try European Christmas Market Food

Today’s blog post is brought to you by our US Marketing Executive, Emma Neely, who’s fresh off a Contiki Christmas market tour of Europe! She’s…

Europe
By Emma Neely

Put Bucharest on your List

Today’s blog comes from Tristan Davis, an STA Travel Student Ambassador at New York University (NYU) and an avid budget backpacker! He shares his tips on what…

Europe
By Rachael Porter

A Traveler’s Guide to the Best Neighborhoods in London

Traveling to London? Check out these suggestions for things to do in these exciting London neighborhoods!

Europe
By Emma Neely

7 food tips when in Greece

Who doesn’t go travelling for the food? Calli, our student ambassador is a massive foodie & gives us the low-down on her top tips for sampling the food in Greece.