How to Find Love When You’re Backpacking

When you ask backpackers and independent travellers what they enjoy most about a long trip abroad, the chances are they’ll pipe up “meeting new people and making new friends!” And it’s true – hostelling around the world is a very sociable...

20 Warning Signs You’re a Backpacker Douchebag

By Manita Dosanjh Backpacking can be a great way to discover new things, self-reflect, and make new friends. That is, if you don’t suffer from chronic douchebag syndrome… I know that we’ve all been guilty of a little

HostelBookers Interview Nomadic Matt

Ever wanted to leave the rat race behind and travel the world? Well travel blogger Nomadic Matt can tell you how. Matt hails from Boston, USA, but now spends his life on the road, and blogs about it on Nomadic...