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  1. Top 10 hostels worldwide in May 2013 - according to you

    posted by Colm Hanratty | 5 Comments

    Top 10 hostels worldwide in May 2013 - according to you

    Jun132013

    Each month we ask you, our customers, to rate the hostels you stay in. Then from these ratings and reviews we compile a list of the top ten hostels in the world. The results from last month's ratings are in so we can now reveal what are the top ten for May...

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  2. Enjoying luxury on a budget - A Hostelworld Hangout with Sarah and Terry Lee of LiveShareTravel

    posted by Colm Hanratty | 0 Comments

    May292013

    In the fifth of a series of live video chats on Google Plus called 'Hostelworld Hangouts', I spoke with Sarah and Terry Lee of LiveShareTravel.com, one of the web's top luxury travel blogs. I know what you might be thinking - what's the connection with luxury travel and and budget travel? Watch the hangout and you'll find there is lots...

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  3. The Hostelworld.com VIP Experience – your reviews count

    posted by Heather Thompson | 0 Comments

    The Hostelworld.com VIP Experience – your reviews count

    May212013

    Your reviews are a huge part of what makes Hostelworld.com so great. From pointing out problems to highlighting perks, your honest, real-time reviews ensure that your fellow travellers can find the right place to stay. They help travellers know which hostels they can trust to give them the best experiences. To let you guys know a little of just how much we appreciate this wealth of information, every month we give a complimentary VIP Experience to our top reviewer - the person who gave us the most reviews over the previous six months.

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  4. Career break travel - A Hostelworld Hangout with Jeff Jung of Career Break Secrets

    posted by Colm Hanratty | 0 Comments

    Career break travel - A Hostelworld Hangout with Jeff Jung of Career Break Secrets

    May132013

    In the fourth of a series of regular live video chats on Google Plus called 'Hostelworld Hangouts', I spoke with Jeff Jung of travel blog CareerBreakSecrets.com, one of the web's top travel blogs that helps you plan your break away from the job or college for some well deserved travelling.

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  5. Enjoying food on your travels - Hostelworld Hangout with Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads

    posted by Colm Hanratty | 0 Comments

    Enjoying food on your travels - Hostelworld Hangout with Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads

    Apr292013

    In the third of a series of regular live video chats on Google Plus called 'Hostelworld Hangouts', I spoke with Jodi Ettenberg of travel blog LegalNomads.com, one of the web's top travel blogs that, among other subjects, has lots of posts on food. Jodi knows so much about the subject that she even wrote a book about it called The Food Traveler's Handbook.

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  6. Our pick for new funky places to stay

    posted by Heather Thompson | 0 Comments

    Our pick for new funky places to stay

    Apr162013

    We’re constantly welcoming new hostels, hotels, B&Bs and apartments to Hostelworld.com. Some have amazing locations, some have particularly great staff and some have innovative or particularly comfortable facilities. We’ve picked out our favourite of the funkiest new places to stay around the world. Read on and start your next adventure.

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  7. From world music to belly laughs: our favourite events this May

    posted by Heather Thompson | 0 Comments

    From world music to belly laughs: our favourite events this May

    Apr032013

    May is such a great time to travel, no matter which hemisphere you’re in. Whether it’s spring or autumn, the air is warm and the nights are mild...at least where our favourite May events are being held. We know that not everyone travels the same so we've picked out some of the best events to see in May.

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  8. Enjoying luxury on a budget - our next 'Hostelworld Hangout' live video chat

    posted by Colm Hanratty | 0 Comments

    Enjoying luxury on a budget - our next 'Hostelworld Hangout' live video chat

    Apr032013

    In the fifth of a series of live video chats via Google Hangouts called 'Hostelworld Hangouts', I'll be discussing how to enjoy luxury on a budget with Sarah and Terry Lee of lifestyle site LiveShareTravel.com. Taking place later today (April 3rd) at 12.15EST/17.15GMT.

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  9. Don't miss our next 'Hostelworld Hangout' - this one's on career break travel

    posted by Colm Hanratty | 0 Comments

    Don't miss our next 'Hostelworld Hangout' - this one's on career break travel

    Mar262013

    Last month we introduced 'Hostelworld Hangouts' - live video chats via Google Hangouts, part of Google+. These are talks on with specialists of different types of travel that you can watch live and interact with as they're broadcasting. The time has come for the fourth 'Hostelworld Hangout', and this one is on career break travel which will take place tomorrow, March 27th at 12.15 EST/4.15PM GMT.

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  10. In case you missed it - the 'Volunteer travel' Hostelworld Hangout

    posted by Colm Hanratty | 0 Comments

    In case you missed it - the 'Volunteer travel' Hostelworld Hangout

    Mar262013

    In the second of a series of regular live video chats on Google Plus called 'Hostelworld Hangouts', I spoke with Shannon O'Donnell of travel blog ALittleAdrift.com and author of The Volunteer's Traveler's Handbook. The topic was volunteer travel - something which Shannon knows an awful lot about.

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