Asia
By Kim Durbridge

7 foods you NEED to try at Taiwan’s night markets

We love a good food market. Heck, we love food, period. So wandering the streets of Taipei had our noses tingling and our bellies grumbling…

Asia
By Kim Durbridge

17 foods you’ll want to dive face first into in Thailand

Pad kra pao, tongue-tingling green curry, drunken noodles and pancakes on every corner. It’s official: Thailand is the best foodie destination in the world!

Asia
By STA Travel

How to eat your way through Thailand

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),…

Asia
By STA Travel

Taiwan’s best hikes

Though relatively new on the backpacker trail, Taiwan is a country full of surprises. It boasts sensational food, an eclectic mix of cultures, incredibly hi-tech…

Asia
By STA Travel

Top 6 things to do in Taiwan

It’s time we all learned a little more about Taiwan, and what better way to do that than with a list of the best things…

Asia
By STA Travel

Taiwan’s top 5 themed restaurants

When a city is a melting pot of some of the world’s boldest cultures – China, Japan, Southeast Asia and America – you can bet…

Asia
By STA Travel

Made in Taiwan: 8 things you didn’t know about Taiwan

One of our favourite new travel destinations, here are 10 Taiwanese lessons on life, love and garbage trucks. It’s time to embrace the strange. 1….

Asia
By STA Travel

Laid-back Laos – A destination for every traveler

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),…

Asia
By Catherine Atton

7 Reasons NOT to go to Bali

What do you think of when you picture Bali? Mesmerising sunsets, unique culture, awesome nightlife and delicious food? You’re not wrong. But all of these…

General
By STA Travel

Top 7 great places to stay in Bangkok!

Bangkok is a bustling, energy-consuming, down right crazy place to visit! You’re going to need a decent place to stay and a base to explore…