A well-known figure in the Australian tourism sector, Julian Ledger, CEO of YHA Australia and founding member of the NSW Backpacker Operators Association (BOA) and the Backpacker Youth Tourism Advisory Panel. (BYTAP), is Read More..
Entries are now open for the Global Youth Travel Awards. Awards for the Best Youth Travel Accommodation (consumer vote) and Green Accommodation Initiative are among the 14 categories offered to the youth, student Read More..
Underground music network Boiler Room is to embark on a series of live events with hostel chain Generator, kicking off the eight-month series in Berlin on 30 July. The music partnership promises to Read More..
STAY WYSE have introduced a certification standard for STAY WYSE Members. A core objective of the STAY WYSE association is a desire to promote and encourage the development of safe travel accommodation for young Read More..
The competition for booking accommodation on the internet just got hotter, with the arrival of Google into a quasi-OTA space and Booking.com making inroads into the territory of Airbnb with ‘homestays’. Not dissimilar Read More..