The Best of Eastern Europe: Top 10 Cities to Visit

Backpacking in Europe is a rite of passage for most students and travellers. But it’s such a vast place that many end up hopping between the most famous cities (London, Barcelona, Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam, Rome – sound familiar?) and never delve beneath...

Beat the Crowd to These 5 Secret Islands in Europe

Ever wish you could beat the summer crowds and find your own island paradise? A getaway only the locals know about, with not a tourist in sight? If you can’t afford to trek halfway across the world to a deserted desert island,...

Island Hopping in Croatia 2013

Croatia is cool for many reasons: the vibrant capital city of Zagreb, sparkling blue seas on the Adriatic coastline and a relatively low cost of living are just a few. One of the most popular destinations in Croatia is Split and...

5 Top Student Party Destinations in Europe

Summer’s nearly here, so chop-chop with your holiday plans. If you’re cash-strapped, book your break now to save more money for beers on the beach! Forget tacky package deals and paying through your teeth for organized bar crawls. There are loads of...

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...

HostelBookers Launches First Ever Summer Sale!

Planning a summer getaway but worried about finding the cash to spend on a holiday? Left it to the last-minute to book your summer break and facing premium prices? Never fear – we’ve got some exciting news from HostelBookers. We’re launching our first ever