Thoughts From the Road Archive

Global Matters

This is my first day back from the International Youth Hostel Federation biennial conference, held this year in Slovenia.   It was both inspiring and thought-provoking.  IYHF (also known as Hostelling International) leads global hostelling.  Every two years, delegates from member associations around the world ...Read More

Pokemon Lessons

Imagine an energizing HI-USA National Conference attended by over 1500 hostel and travel enthusiasts, mostly our primary audience between 18 and 30, and staffed mainly by a cadre of long-time enthusiasts who are there because of their personal affinity for the event. Pokémon provides ...Read More