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  1. Where will be hot next year? Our 12 cities to watch in 2012

    posted by Colm Hanratty | 2 Comments

    Where will be hot next year? Our 12 cities to watch in 2012

    Dec212011

    Each year cities and countries get more popular due to events taking place or just a simple surge of interest. 2012 will be no different. Here I take a look at what cities are really going to take off over the next 12 months.

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  2. Top ten hostels worldwide in November - according to you

    posted by Colm Hanratty | 0 Comments

    Top ten hostels worldwide in November - according to you

    Dec202011

    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 who won top hostel in the world for November.

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  3. Ten places that blew me away

    posted by Colm Hanratty | 6 Comments

    Ten places that blew me away

    Nov302011

    When it comes to travelling, there’s no doubt about it – I’ve been very lucky. Over the last two years alone I’ve visited every continent other than Antarctica. Throughout all the years I’ve been travelling I’ve visited lots of amazing places, and every now and then I come across somewhere that really blows me away. Trying to select the most awe-inspiring was tough, but here are ten that really stood out...

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  4. Tips for choosing the best hostel for you

    posted by Colm Hanratty | 0 Comments

    Tips for choosing the best hostel for you

    Nov282011

    Travelling to new destinations around the world is a really exciting experience. Every time I go on the road to film a new video or write a new guide I’m extremely giddy from the minute I arrive in the airport. The city plays a big part in how much I’m going to enjoy my stay, but so does the hostel. This is why choosing the right hostel is a huge part of your overall experience. That’s why I’ve put together a list of ten tips to make sure you choose the one that suits you best.

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  5. Dublin's Best Hostels party for Movember

    posted by Tracy Lynch | 1 Comments

    Dublin's Best Hostels party for Movember

    Nov222011

    If you’re staying in Dublin this Friday make sure you do your bit for Movember with Dublin's Best Hostels (DBH). DBH are throwing their third Backpacker party this coming Friday, November 25th, in The Village and this time it's all in aid of Movember.

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  6. Your top ten hostels worldwide last month

    posted by Tracy Lynch | 1 Comments

    Your top ten hostels worldwide last month

    Nov142011

    You posted your reviews, we’ve checked through them all and the results are in - here are the top ten hostels on Hostelworld for last month. Lisbon’s Travellers House has been knocked off the top spot in October and we’ve got a new number one. The important thing about these top ten hostels is that they are based on your customer reviews.

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  7. Hostelworld.com wins best backpacker website

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    Hostelworld.com wins best backpacker website

    Oct272011

    Today the Hostelworld.com team took home another trophy with a win at the Golden Backpack Awards. We came out on top as winners of the 'Best Backpackers Website'.

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  8. A Halloween Mansion Massacre

    posted by Tracy Lynch | 0 Comments

    A Halloween Mansion Massacre

    Oct262011

    Visiting Kuala Lumpur this weekend and looking for something spooky to do? The Reggae Mansion Hostel is the place to be for some ghoulish Halloween treats.

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  9. Your top ten hostels worldwide last month

    posted by Tracy Lynch | 2 Comments

    Your top ten hostels worldwide last month

    Oct252011

    We’ve checked through your many reviews and the results are in - here are the top ten hostels on Hostelworld for last month. Lisbon features heavily again this month making up five of the top ten on the list. The important thing about these top ten hostels is that they are based on your customer reviews.

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  10. Our cycle through France in aid of a very good cause

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    Our cycle through France in aid of a very good cause

    Oct042011

    Last month one of the team, Feargal, left Hostelworld Headquarters en route to France. It was here that he would begin a cycle covering over 600km in six day which was in aid of a very, very good cause - the Special Olympics. Over the six days Feargal and the rest of the team (there were 22 people in total) would pass through the French capital along with smaller destinations such as Orange, while some would tackle a 3,000m climb up the Mont Ventoux route.

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