HI Hostels Blog

Summer in Australia: A Guide to Exploring The Land Down Under

As the Southern Hemisphere welcomes the warmth of summer, Australia comes alive with vibrant landscapes, exciting festivals, and a myriad of holiday celebrations. From December to February, pack your sunscreen and embrace the Aussie summer spirit as we guide you

Explore the World for Free with Freetour.com

Get ready to a new wallet-friendly adventure at your next travel destination! Hostelling International is having a partnership with Freetour.com to help you explore the world without any budget! As you might know, HI’s mission has always been to provide affordable

3 tips to find the right travel insurance

Have you ever heard about the eye-watery expensive medical cost? If you happened to face with any medical emergency without travel insurance, you could end up with a large bill. Here are the scary examples – treatment for a broken

Why Bus Travel is the Way to Go

Are you a passionate traveller always on the lookout for the sustainable way of travelling? If your answer is yes, we have a great news for you!   Hostelling International is having a global partnership with Busbud and HI members can

Our favorite hostels for Digital Nomads

Calling all digital nomads! Searching for the ultimate in unique and exotic backdrops while working remotely? Look no further as we’ve rounded up some of our favourite hostels that will no doubt leave your colleagues envious when you dial into

How to simplify your relocation process?

Relocating to a new city or country can be both exciting and challenging. For Hostelling International (HI) customers beginning this life-changing journey, there’s now a seamless solution to their relocation logistics. Eurosender, a renowned logistics platform, has partnered with Hostelling

Our favourite wheelchair accessible escapes

Diversity and inclusivity are two of our core values at HI and while we are keenly aware that travel is not always an equitable journey, we know that there is no sustainable travel without accessible travel, and we strive to

Say HI for Peace – Calling all Peace Seekers!

At Hostelling International, we’re all about making the world a better place. As the wise Eleanor Roosevelt once said, ‘It isn’t enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn’t enough to believe in it. One

Unlock the Secrets of Hassle-Free Travel

When embarking on journeys across the globe, you seek enriching and hassle-free experiences. The collaboration between Hostelling International and bounce Luggage Storage is a match made in wanderlust heaven, offering a seamless storage solution for your travel needs. With the

Chasing epic adventures across the HI Hostels network

We appreciate the value of a good adventure at HI. The excitement and anticipation, the great outdoors, and a sense of accomplishment are just a few of the benefits of an adventure big or small. Here are some of our

5 Tips to Make Friends Abroad

Solo vacationer on a budget? We’ve got you covered. Making long-lasting connections is one of the biggest highlights to everyone’s travels, but it’s not always that easy! Here are five tips and tricks to help you when travelling abroad. Tip

Give us your opinion on the HI brand!

Hostelling International is the brand name of a hundred-year-old organisation, the International Youth Hostel Federation. As a long-established not-for-profit youth organisation, we are constantly looking towards the future and to our guests, members and all those connected with Hostelling International,

Top tips for better travel photography

Imagine you stumble upon a scene straight out of a dream on a thrilling journey. In that very moment, what’s the first thing you want to do? You want to capture that ethereal essence and share it with the world! Taking