How to Spend 48 Hours in Dublin

By Caitlin Kasunich
You certainly don’t need the luck of the Irish to find your fair share of things to do in Dublin. From cheery pubs to ancient castles and spine-chilling prisons, this upbeat and friendly capital surely...

10 Cheap Things To Do In Belfast

– Written by Victoria Philpott Belfast’s nightlife is buzzing, the parks are clean and green, and the city is filled with history. Just two of Belfast’s many claims to fame include the fact that the Titanic was built here, and the...

10 Things to do in Reykjavik

Surrounded by Iceland’s rolling fjords, Reykjavik bursts with traditional Nordic charm and modern Scandinavian cool. This clean and green little city is the world’s most Northern capital, and certainly has it’s own quirky vibe with boho cafes filled with dreamers and poets, thermal spas in the...

HostelBookers January Winter Sale

Venice Canal With Christmas and the New Year party season now firmly behind us, attention has turned towards 2010 and the beginning of a brand new decade. Some of you may have made resolutions to better yourself in some way- perhaps you’ve...

Backpacking from Bilbao to Bordeaux

Thinking of backpacking across Europe? Then follow our blogger Ryan Bennett, who travelled from the Spanish city of Bilbao to Bordeaux in France. With itineraries, tips on food, sights and getting around, it’s the essential guide for travelling on a budget… The...

48 Hour City Break in Seville

After soaking up San Diego, we head back to Europe for a weekend in sunny Seville. Florence Massey experiences 48 hours on a budget in the capital of Andalucía – the perfect place for a cheap city break to catch the last rays of...

48 Hour City Break in Florence

Although it’s still a very popular destination with backpackers and travellers in Italy, Florence is often considered the country’s third city behind popular Rome and Venice. But whilst it lacks some of the inimitable bustle of Rome and Venice’s picture-perfect streets, Florence...

48 Hour City Break in Liverpool

The former European Capital of Culture, Liverpool still has plenty of Cool Britannia left. The birthplace of the Beatles, the city has had a major regeneration in recent years, with swish new shopping centers, UNESCO listed historic docks and dozens of cool...