Five easy day trips from Berlin

by Ellen Curham Berlin is one of the best cities in Europe—it’s Germany’s political and cultural capital and a firm favourite with Hostelbookers’ customers.

24 hours in Venice

by Luc O Cinnseala Few destinations can summon up as much mystery, awe and wonder as Venice does.

24 hours in London

Guest blogger Anita Dykstra is a travel writer from New Zealand. You can read her great blog on her website.

Pre-Brexit breaks in the UK

by Ellen Curham ‘Brexit’ has been the world on everyone’s lips lately since the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union.

How to survive Paris in peak season

by Luc O Cinnseala Known worldwide for its grand boulevards, fascinating history and endless tourist attractions, Paris is a perfect destination for city lovers.

The golden rules of Interrailing

by Luc O Cinnseala Interrailing is a rite of passage for many Europeans and each year 300,000 of us leave our normal lives behind to discover our wonderful continent by train.

Avoid the football and score some sun

by Ellen Curham It’s that time of year when holidays are on everyone’s mind. Unfortunately for some, football is also on the minds of many.