Race day getaway: Marathons worth travelling for

by Ellen Curham It may not be everybody’s perfect idea of a holiday, but travelling to compete in a marathon can be an amazing experience. Not only do you get to take part in one of the most exhilarating and challenging races...

Travel for lovers: Prague

by Christine Orford Prague is one of Europe’s most beautiful cities, making it a clear choice for romantic weekenders. But maybe you’re a solo traveller—what then, when you find yourself exploring Prague alone? Picture this: you’re hanging out...

Escape to East Germany: A budget-friendly break

by Ellen Curham If you’re on a budget but still want to do some exploring, then you can’t go wrong with East Germany. The region offers an array of exciting cities and can easily be navigated by train. From the...

What lies beneath: 5 of Europe’s secret underground sights

by Christine Orford At Hostelbookers, we pride ourselves on scratching the surface of cities around the world to find the attractions that you’re going to love. With this guide, you can delve even deeper and explore five European cities from below the...

Five of Paris’s most stunning bridges

by Christine Orford One of the best—and cheapest—things you can do in Paris is walk along the Seine. With so much beauty in the world capital of romance, it’s easy to miss the more practical features of the city. That’s...