The ‘Romantic Road’ is Germany’s best known and most popular tourist route. In medieval times it used to be a trade route which connected the centre of Germany with the South. Today it covers 350km, meandering along idyllic villages and impressive cultural landscapes, taking you from Füssen, across Augsburg, Donauwörth, Dinkelsbühl, Rothenburg ob der Tauber and finally to Würzburg.
Love it or hate it, everyone has to do it. Yes, that’s right – finding the perfect gift for your families, friends and loved ones.
Imagine snow-capped mountains, a bright blue sky, gliding down the slopes, breathing in the fresh mountain air, sitting in a ski hut drinking hot chocolate or coffee with schnapps, then at the end of the day returning to a cosy, welcoming hostel where a delicious dinner awaits you. Wouldn’t that be the perfect winter holiday?
Book into Pink Panther’s hostel and step into a party! Fun, fun, fun is the philosophy of this hostel – set in the heart of the city and just minutes on foot to some of Kraków’s best attractions, or seconds away to vibrant nightlife, the atmosphere and location of Pink Panther’s is perfect for the hosteller who likes to socialise. Dedicated and fun hostel staff tell us what they love about Kraków and what makes the Pink Panther’s Hostel special.
Hostelling International has been given an Ambassador for Peace Award for its work encouraging young people to travel in order to break down cultural barriers and promote peace.
The World Cup, starting in June, has turned Brazil on its head with the building and renovation of stadiums across the country, creating some of the most impressive venues in sport. Here’s are top three to visit.
Guest blogger Lance van den Heever-Liebenberg shares his top three free things to do in Bangkok.
Here at Hostelling International we do love a bit of nostalgia, so when we discovered that a former YHA (HI’s England and Wales network) member had put together a website full of photos and stories from his youth hostelling days in the 1950s and early 1960s we jumped at the chance to talk with him about his experiences.
The Fifa World Cup is only months away – so here’s our five tips to do NOW if you’re planning a trip to Brazil.
Hi Hostels are not just about beds! We show you how three of our hostels offer you the chance to hear bands, learn a language – and get married.