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Pairing hostels with volunteers

Bartending is one of the traveller skills. Image credit: El Misti Hostel House

Travelling changes people. People change the world. That’s what drove Worldpackers to create an innovative volunteer hostel pairing platform.

Worldpackers is on a mission to help travellers and Read more…

Travelling changes people. People change the world. That’s what drove Worldpackers to create an innovative volunteer hostel pairing platform. Worldpackers is on a mission to help travellers and hostel owners around the world Read More..

01 September 2015
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Community support opens a hostel in Richmond, Virginia

The following is a Blog post by Russ Hedge, CEO of HI-USA: Depending on how you count the years, the Richmond hostel has been 20, 8 or 4 years in the making. Which Read More..

The following is a Blog post by Russ Hedge, CEO of HI-USA: Depending on how you count the years, the Richmond hostel has been 20, 8 or 4 years in the making. Which Read More..

01 September 2015
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BookingSuite- not really a ‘free’ website for accommodation providers

There has been quite a lot of debate lately regarding the new offering by Booking.com – BookingSuite. The Priceline Group acquired Buuteeq, a digital marketing and website “cloud-based system” for independent hotels, for Read More..

There has been quite a lot of debate lately regarding the new offering by Booking.com – BookingSuite. The Priceline Group acquired Buuteeq, a digital marketing and website “cloud-based system” for independent hotels, for Read More..

27 August 2015
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Hostelling International 2014 Annual Report

STAY WYSE member Hostelling International have released their 2014 Annual Report. Hostelling International (HI) count over 4000 hostels in their worldwide network, and some 3.7 million members. Read the report online here to Read More..

26 August 2015
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A&O introduce smartphone payments

A&O HOTELS and HOSTELS cooperate with Yapital: guests are now able to pay for their stay by app. Yapital and A&O HOTELS and HOSTELS are enabling fast and easy payment by smartphone at Read More..

25 August 2015
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Accommodation of the future

The future of hotel design may be more practical than luxurious, according to the jurors behind this year’s annual Radical Innovation Award, for the best in progressive, hospitality-minded design. Neither shortlisted entries — Read More..

25 August 2015
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Clink NOORD opens in Amsterdam

Clink Hostels, providers of stylish accommodation and social travel experience, have opened the doors to their first mainland European residence in Amsterdam. The official opening will take place on the 17th of September Read More..

21 August 2015
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David Malherbe, Coffee Shack

The Coffee Shack hostel is located in the ‘middle of nowhere’ on a remote beach on the Eastern coast of South Africa. We spoke with the director of Coffee Shack, David Malherbe, to find Read More..

20 August 2015
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The sharing economy- killing the hostel?

Hostels have long been a meeting ground for frugal travellers—not just the cheapest lodging option, but also a sanctuary for backpackers and solo travellers amidst the confusion of a foreign city. But as Read More..

19 August 2015