Food provides an intangible sense of cultural heritage. It not only brings people together but can weave a story of traditions, beliefs and skills. Wandering through local markets, and getting to know the local food scene can be a tasty
Is there anything better than being by the coast? No matter the time of year, whether you are being slapped in the face by small sand particles and sea spray or laid out catching some rays, spending some time on
Looking for that perfect break for you and your family? We know the value of a family holiday at HI. Whether it’s exploring a new city, getting some fresh air in the countryside or adventuring like swashbuckling pirates here are
So you’ve decided it’s time to take the leap into a working holiday in Canada, but now you need to figure out where to go! Canada is a big place, and there are lots of different working holiday experiences you
There are many advantages to staying in a hostel one of which is the ability to spend less on accommodation and more on the experiences offered by the country you are visiting. Meeting new people, trying new foods, taking in
Looking for that wow factor on your next trip? From castles to train carriages these hostels are sure to provide an unforgettable experience. Netherlands, Stayokay Rotterdam Immerse yourself in architecture and art in the Netherlands’ second-largest city with a stay
France is just one of those destinations that you can return to time and time again, whether it’s on your bucket list or you’ve been a few times there is always more to see! We have 69 hostels across France for you to choose from to set off and explore this beautiful
At HI we believe in the creativity and imagination of young people and the power of travelling to create new opportunities. Which is why we were delighted when our member association in Japan, the Japan Youth Hostels (JYH) became co-sponsor of the “Mynavi Career Koshien 2020″, a business competition for high school students organized by Mynavi Corporation. Teams of High school students
How to Travel Safely with Hostelling International We’ve all been there… travelling to a foreign country can be challenging albeit if you do your research. Even if you read all the destination books, check reviews or ask your friends for advice, you
If you want to whisk your partner off somewhere special on February 14th, but can’t afford a lavishly expensive break during the Valentine’s season, then Hostelling International have the perfect solution to suit your budget and impress your loved one.
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