The Budget Backpacker’s Guide to Morocco

Here are a few tips from HostelBookers’ Ryan Bennett on how you can create the ultimate budget backpacker’s trip and save money while travelling through beautiful Morocco. Gorgeous food, relaxing spas, unforgettable tours and so much more, all for cheap....

14 Awesome Glaciers You Must See Before They’re Gone

Glaciers – before we get into it, let’s get a little definition of the thing. According to all those geology folks, they are essentially slow moving rivers of ice, formed at high altitude where the temperature is cold enough for the water...

Top 10 Tips for Hitchhiking

Hitchhiking has a bad rep. And it’s undeserved, since it’s quite simply one of the very best ways to travel the world: you meet new people, you see the great outdoors though the window (or, if you’re that way inclined, from outside...

Run a Marathon: Top 5 Marathons Around the World

Back in January many of you may have made New Year’s resolutions to get fit and shift those unwanted extra pounds. Fast forward a couple of months, however, and the chances are that that initial motivation is beginning to waver as the...

The Best of South East Asia

The Thailand-Cambodia-Vietnam-Laos tour of South East Asia is a tried and tested route for backpackers the world over. Typically, this involves hitting the capital cities (Bangkok, Phnom Penh, Vientiane and Hanoi), soaking up the rays on a couple of Thai beaches and...

The HostelBookers Travel Bucket List

– – – Written by Victoria Philpott There are only two certainties in life, we’re born and we die, but it’s what’s in between that makes us. There’s so much to do in this world it can be quite overwhelming. So...

The Best Travel Blogs and Posts in August…

– Written by Victoria Philpott The best travel blogs leave you inspired to explore the world and experience what you’re seeing others enjoy internationally. Or, even better, to top the adventures you read about and have your own bragging stories to tell...