Category Archive for "Tips"


13 unmissable Christmas Markets

Enjoy our pick of top cities for Christmas markets this year.

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Make the most of Copenhagen

From quirky urbanity to show stopping natural beauty, Danhostel’s Georgette shows us how to make the most of Copenhagen.

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Walk your shoes off (and save money!) in New Zealand

5 suggestions to fill your camera with jaw-dropping clichés, your lungs with fresh air, and, maybe (as a bonus) your feet with blisters (!)

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7 Oktoberfest alternatives

The beer barrels at Oktoberfest may already be out of stock this year, but never fear…

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Staying connected: will you see your travel buddy again?

Re-connecting is pretty easy if you want to make it work – so we thought we’d give you guys a nudge.

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The Carfree kind of cool: 5 cool green ways to get around

Alternative eco transport around the world on International Carfree Day!

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Volunteer in Norway: “Life is short. Do stuff that matters”

It’s said that we travel to change ideas, not places.

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Hostel of the Week: Edinburgh Central SYHA

When was the last time you explored Scotland’s most diverse city?

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A recipe for the right travel partner

No one wants to clash on the road, so get the right mix with our tried and tested recipe.

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Hostel of the week: Peking Station Hostel, Beijing

Beijing. A city surrounded by history but looking to the future.

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