Travel checklist

Ready to go? …have you got the following?

  • Travel insurance
  • Passport
  • Plane (or other transport) tickets
  • Money (whether it be on a travel card or currency in cash)
  • Download, it’s a maps app that works without the internet.. ideal for exploring a foreign city
  • We’d recommend that you download Agoda, it’s ideal for booking hotels/hostels on the go

The what to’s and what not to’s by the expert travelers at STA:

  • Talk to locals
  • Take local transport
  • Keep your friends and family in the loop about your travels, if you’ve got time, create a blog or website
  • Eat street food
  • Visit local markets and buy a bargain
  • Watch the sunrise and sunset
  • Take toilet roll on long journeys
  • Don’t cut a trip short unless you really have too