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Finding the Top Hostels in the World

Where can you find the best hostels around the world? Travelers from across the globe would agree: in the USA! Global travelers staying at Hostelling International (HI) locations in 2017 rated their stays based on comfort, friendliness, greenness and the best overall hostel stay experience. In ...Read More

A CHANGING U.S. HOSTEL SCENE

Hostels of all different brands, designs and sizes seem ready to enter the United States. When it happens, millennial travelers will have a wider range of choices, and that’s a change worth embracing. That’s my feeling after conversations and observations at two global hostel conferences ...Read More

UN WORLD TOURISM & YOU

Over the past four days, I have had a first-hand view of the United Nations World Tourism Organization at its 21st General Assembly in Medellin, Colombia. For those who believe in the power of travel to make a positive difference, this is an experience ...Read More