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The most exhilarating things to do in Vietnam

The most exhilarating things to do in Vietnam

There’s a special magic about Vietnam. Yes, the landscapes are spectacular, and the food is insanely delicious (the Pho we’ve grown up with doesn’t compete). But the best part of Vietnam is its people: their warmth and genuine love for their country mean that you will never be short of new friends and opportunities to…

Hikes, breweries and the dark arts: amazing things to do in Tasmania

Hikes, breweries and the dark arts: amazing things to do in Tasmania

The island state of Tasmania is one of Australia’s hottest destinations because it caters to a range of travellers and their different needs. Nature lovers can enjoy hiking around areas of outstanding natural beauty with frequent sightings of local wildlife and, while the foodies out there will be delighted by the fresh, seasonal produce on…

12 crackin’ Christmas markets in Europe

12 crackin’ Christmas markets in Europe

Feeling festive? Ready to rescue your Christmas jumpers from the depths of your wardrobe? Hankering for a little mulled wine? Well, never fear: the season to be jolly is nearly upon us! If, like me, you’re cuckoo for Christmas, then why not indulge yourself with a trip to one of Europe’s most exciting Christkindlmarkts? From…

Vienna like a local: Explore the 9 most amazing Christmas markets

Vienna like a local: Explore the 9 most amazing Christmas markets

Even if you’re not a Christmas loving romantic it’s hard not to love Vienna at Christmas with its enchanting markets. I am Viktoria, a foodie and coffee shop lover living in London, but I lived in Vienna for many years and I loved strolling around in this special period of the year. Vienna is worth seeing all year round,…

9 of the best Berlin Christmas markets not to miss!

9 of the best Berlin Christmas markets not to miss!

Who doesn’t love Berlin? The capital of Germany is a must-see travel destination, especially when it comes to enjoying the last months of the year when the city turns into a real-life Christmas-fairy-tale. There are about 80 Christmas markets spread out all over the city to explore whilst eating sweet waffles and enjoying classic mulled…

5 Enchanting Prague Christmas Markets for a Winter Escape

5 Enchanting Prague Christmas Markets for a Winter Escape

The Christmas atmosphere is always magical, but Prague becomes the scene of a mystical fairy-tale with the Prague Christmas markets from 1st December 2018 to 6th January 2019 Held across various squares such as the Old Town Square and Wenceslas Square, the Christmas markets are the ideal place for some seasonal shopping. You can wander through…

11 ridiculously cool things to do in Thailand

11 ridiculously cool things to do in Thailand

There’s a reason that Thailand is so popular with backpackers. In fact, there are many! As well as white sand beaches, clear blue oceans and stunning hostels, the country offers off-the-beaten-track budget travel experiences and an epic party scene. Thailand is a rite of passage for most travellers, and usually the first port of call…

Top 10 markets from around the world

Top 10 markets from around the world

Looking for great value on everything from vintage cloths to vinyl or from sneakers to shades? Want to know where to find the best selection of stalls filled with great value products? Then check out our top ten markets from around the world…   1. London: Check out the alternative at Camden Market  Smack bang…

Top Paris Tips – Your Insider Tips for Paris

Top Paris Tips – Your Insider Tips for Paris

From iconic sights like to Eiffel Tower to vibrant neighbourhoods like Montmartre, Paris is one of Europe’s premier cities. With so many options awaiting you in the French capital, the question is what to do during your time there. Over at our Hostelworld.com Facebook page, we asked you about your insider tips for visiting the…

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