The ultimate guide to backpacking Guatemala

This Central American country is a little less travelled than some of its neighbours, but the República de Guatemala is turning heads as backpackers come to explore. Mountains and volcanoes dominate the landscape from Quetzaltenango to Lake Atitlan and Antigua. Head further...

15 best places to visit in Belgium

Belgium truly is one of the most underrated, unique countries in Europe. Don’t believe me? Then you need to read on about the best places to visit in Belgium, because I’m sure you’ll be hitting them all on your next

10 best things to do during winter in Japan

Whether it’s the cherry blossoms of spring or the baking summer heat, Japan is well known for its seasons. However, the one that doesn’t immediately spring to mind is winter. Winter in Japan is an incredible time to visit...

Become a Hostelworld Student Explorer!

Calling all UK students! Do you love travel? Love hostels? And love a little side hustle to accompany your studies? Well then step right up, because we have just the gig for you! We’re recruiting ten super star students for Hostelworld’s first...

Where to stay in Amsterdam: A Neighbourhood guide

Amsterdam is a culturally diverse and quirky European capital, that has plenty of activities and sights for your days and nights! The city attracts savvy backpackers from all over the globe with its architecture, culture and the famous grachten (canals) that give...

Hostelworld.com Limited ‘Virtually a Hostel’ – Terms and Conditions

Hostelworld.com Limited ‘Virtually a Hostel’ – Terms and Conditions Last updated 28 May 2020 IMPORTANT: PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE HOSTELWORLD ‘VIRTUALLY A HOSTEL’ EXPERIENCE Hostelworld Services Limited (“HW”, “we”, “our” or “us”) in partnership with Shishki.collective...

The 9 Best Hostels in Bratislava

If you’re planning to organise the coolest road trip around Europe, you have to – yes it’s an order – make a stop in Bratislava, Slovakia! With its fascinating history, stunning architecture made for fairy tales, great culture, fun nightlife and local...