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  1. Did you know we've got more than just hostels?

    posted by Colm Hanratty | 0 Comments

    Did you know we've got more than just hostels?

    Jun222012

    We love hostels, obviously. We love them for many reasons. But did you know we list apartments, bed and breakfasts and budget hotels too? Yes, we list all these as well as hostels. So if you used us in the past and are thinking we don’t have the right property to suit your trip any more, think again.

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  2. Food! Beer! Festivals! The best beer and food festivals in North America

    posted by Tracy Lynch | 0 Comments

    Food! Beer! Festivals! The best beer and food festivals in North America

    Jun132012

    If you’re looking to visit a food or beer festival in North America this summer then be prepared for from seriously mouth-watering options.

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  3. London Olympics 2012: Transport for the Olympic Games

    posted by Tracy Lynch | 0 Comments

    London Olympics 2012: Transport for the Olympic Games

    May152012

    Visiting England for the London Olympics this summer? Once you have your London Olympics tickets for your favourite events in the bag and some top London hostels booked you’re pretty much all set and can sit back and relax... until you arrive at the English capital city.

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  4. How to see Rome's main attractions in three hours

    posted by Colm Hanratty | 0 Comments

    How to see Rome's main attractions in three hours

    May142012

    Last month I found myself in Rome with four hours to spare. I arrived at 2pm and was leaving for the aiport at 6pm. I decided that since we've lots of hostels in Rome, I would call into one of them (M&J Hostel to see the manager Mario) before embarking on a whirlwind tour of downtown Rome, taking in as much sights as possible.

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  5. We've teamed up with Nomadic Matt - here's why...

    posted by Colm Hanratty | 0 Comments

    We've teamed up with Nomadic Matt - here's why...

    May082012

    I do many things here at Hostelworld. One of them is writing posts for our travel blog after visiting destinations around the world. As a result, I read a lot of other travel blogs. One of these is the blog of Boston-local Matt Kepnes, aka Nomadic Matt founder of one of the internet’s best known travel blogs NomadicMatt.com. That’s why I’m happy to announce our partnership with him.

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  6. Celebrate Jubilee Weekend in London this June

    posted by Tracy Lynch | 0 Comments

    Celebrate Jubilee Weekend in London this June

    May042012

    The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, or The Central Weekend as it is also known, takes place across the UK from June 2nd to 5th 2012. This weekend is to mark 60 years of The Queen’s reign and there will be many events and parties to celebrate Jubilee Weekend, particularly in London. It’s also a four day weekend in the UK as the May Bank Holiday is being moved a week forward for the Jubilee holiday.

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  7. The world’s largest tulip garden in Keukenhof

    posted by Cheri Liu | 0 Comments

    The world’s largest tulip garden in Keukenhof

    May022012

    Keukenhof is an annual event that takes place in Holland in a 32-hectare park that is home to more than 7 million tulips, daffodils and hyacinths. Here you can walk through 15 kilometres of footpaths that are surrounded by countless colourful tulips and the garden remains open until 20th May 2012.

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  8. Great deals in Ireland - book now

    posted by Tracy Lynch | 0 Comments

    Great deals in Ireland - book now

    Apr202012

    If you're considering a trip to Ireland soon then make sure you get the best value on your accommodation with these deals. Get a free Irish dancing lesson in Kilkenny or a free Dublin Bus Tour ticket.

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  9. Cherry Blossom Season in Kyoto

    posted by Tracy Lynch | 0 Comments

    Cherry Blossom Season in Kyoto

    Apr052012

    The cherry blossom flower, or the sakura as it is known in Japan, Is a popular flower that is widespread across Japan.

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  10. Top ten hostels worldwide in March - according to you

    posted by Tracy Lynch | 1 Comments

    Top ten hostels worldwide in March - according to you

    Apr032012

    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 March...

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