World Travel Tips And News

World Travel Tips And News

  • On Your Radar: Taiwan
    on June 10, 2019 at 3:30 pm

    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.... The post On Your Radar: Taiwan appeared first on […]

  • The Best Pride Parades on the Planet
    on June 7, 2019 at 6:52 pm

    It’s true, love really does make the world go round. That’s love, not money. And definitely not the conservation of angular momentum. Insert confused face... The post The Best Pride […]

  • Taiwan: The Ultimate Guide
    on May 22, 2019 at 4:59 pm

    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... The post Taiwan: […]

  • Prague: The Ultimate Guide
    on May 16, 2019 at 12:23 pm

    Raylin Pellatt (@rayy_baybay), is a major travel enthusiast having visited over twenty four countries (and counting)!. Having recently graduated from Michigan State last year, she’s... The post […]

  • 15 things we’ve learned about traveling the world, as told by Queer Eye
    on May 3, 2019 at 8:22 am

    STA Travel HQ have a total obsession with the fab 5. Watching it gives us happy tears, warm fuzzies, and has taught us 101 new ways to use an avocado. So, we thought what better way to celebrate […]

  • A local’s guide to London
    on April 30, 2019 at 9:32 am

    Another installment of our 'Local Insider Series' - this time bringing good ol' London into the limelight. Emma Beynon, Marketing Manager for BUNAC is a born and bred Londoner, and wanted to give us […]

  • Exploring Northern Jordan
    on April 29, 2019 at 9:49 am

    Recently having explored the lesser-traveled Western Asia while studying Arabic, Tristan Davis has put together a list of his must-sees if you're going to the area yourself.  The post Exploring […]

  • What to do in Northern Thailand
    on April 26, 2019 at 9:58 am

    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... […]

  • A local’s guide to Santiago
    on April 10, 2019 at 3:52 pm

    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... The post A local’s guide to […]

  • The Ultimate Guide to Thailand
    on April 5, 2019 at 1:39 pm

    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... The post The Ultimate Guide to […]


  • Learning Spanish in Medellin
    by sarah on March 25, 2019 at 2:39 am

    Keen to learn the local lingo in Colombia’s city of “eternal spring”. Discover the ins and outs of learning Spanish in Medellin along with top tips and tricks for finding the best […]

  • How to make money while travelling around the world
    by sarah on May 13, 2016 at 1:43 pm

    IN almost five years of travel the question we’ve been asked the most is “how can you afford to travel for so long”? We don’t have rich parents, we haven’t scored a huge […]

  • 10 lessons from the road
    by sarah on December 28, 2015 at 3:50 am

    IT was a bloody cold “summers” day in Inverness, Scotland when my boyfriend Scott and I pushed our two loaded bicycles onto the road with the vague plan of pedalling around the world. We […]

  • So you’re cycling the world? How do you cross oceans?
    by sarah on June 9, 2014 at 1:38 am

    “SO you’re biking around the world? How on earth are you doing it? Are you buying a bike there? How are you carrying your bags? Have you had a cat scan recently?” Any proclamation […]

  • Unexpected Costs Of An Epic Bike Tour
    by sarah on April 18, 2014 at 5:54 am

    Want to quit your job, buy a bike and cycle around the world? Before you fire off an email and cash in your holiday pay here’s 5 unexpected costs set to bruise the hip pocket before your […]