Latin America
By Kim Durbridge

A local’s guide to Santiago

This time as part of our ‘Local Insider Series’ we asked Claudia, our Brochure Content Executive, to tell us all about Santiago. She studied there…

Latin America
By Emma Mitra

Rio Carnival Survival Guide

The streets are alive with the sounds of samba, the smells of caiprinhas and barbequed meat. Everywhere you look you see vibrant colours, feathers and quite a few sequins. It can only be the Rio Carnival, the world’s most famous celebration.

Latin America
By Rachael Porter

Where to go in Colombia: 3 places to visit

Our student ambassador, Tristan, spent one week discovering the beauty and diversity of Colombia, visiting Cartagena, Bogota and Tayrona National Park. He’s here to tell you why you should take a short break and explore this easily-accessible destination.

Latin America
By Dane Windley

Dos and Don’ts of Spring Break

Beer, hook-ups and outrageous neon outfits. It’s the week we’ve been waiting for all year, Spraaaang Break. Before you start damaging your liver with tequila,…

Latin America
By Kim Durbridge

Instagram Envy: Spring break 2018 essentials

Spring Break virgin? We bet you’re dying with jealousy while looking at your friends’ Instagrams of their exploits in Cancun, Panama City and beyond. …Or…

Latin America
By Alice Carter

4 Days in the Galápagos Islands

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…

Latin America
By STA Travel

Vegetarian Cuban Cuisine: from 5 cents to 5-star

Today’s post comes to you from STA Travel Student Ambassador, Tristan Davis, who is also a student at NYU and an avid budget backpacker. For…

Latin America
By STA Travel

When is my Spring Break?

Hakuna Ma’vodka! It means no memories for the rest of your days… Attention all Spring Breakers, not sure when your Spring Break is? Check out…

Latin America
By STA Travel

Ed & Ant take on South America

It’s the new ‘rite of passage’ trip, travelling through Central and South America in your mid 20’s. It’s the place that many people are coming…

Latin America
By STA Travel

Top 7 spots in Central America!

With epic coastlines, lush jungles and towering volcanoes, Central America is an adventure playground waiting to be explored but if you’re more into chilling out,…