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How to avoid pickpockets

Today’s blog comes from Rebecca Whiteman, an STA Travel Student Ambassador and majoring in Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University. She loves to swim, cook (eat),…

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Studying abroad in the summer – is it for you?

Today’s post comes from Mina Seo, an STA Travel Student Ambassador at the University of California, Berkeley. Connect with Mina on Instagram, Twitter and follow…

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7 ways to choose the right volunteer project for you

Volunteering abroad is one of the most rewarding and inspiring ways to travel. It adds a deeper layer to your experience and provides you with…

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By Catherine Atton

I’ve booked. What now?

WOOHOO! You’re going FREAKING traveling. But before you start typing that smug Facebook status, telling everyone how you’re “feeling blessed”, take a deep breath, and follow…

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US and UK Passenger Protection

Your guide to understanding the new enforced airline regulations. As you may be aware, this week the UK and US governments introduced new aviation security…

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10 reasons why women make better travelers

As it’s International Women’s Day soon, we thought it was only right to celebrate being women. Which we did by eating cookies and loudly discussing what…

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Hopes vs Reality of a long haul flight

To see and explore new places far far away from home is one of the biggest and most exciting adventures life has to offer. You…

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Romantic place names from around the world

Roses are red, violets are blue, we’re bad at poems… go travel. With Valentine’s Day upon us, we took a look at some of the…

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Top five heart-shaped islands in the world

Love is in the air, and it’s in the water too apparently. When you think of a romantic destination, your mind probably wanders to Paris…

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Will you turn your world upside down this World Cancer Day?

World Cancer Day (4 February) aims to save millions of preventable deaths each year by bringing cancer to the front of people’s minds. STA Travel…