How To See Spain On A Budget

Spain is a great country for backpackers. The locals are friendly, there’s loads to see for free, the food and drink is delicious and the summer weather is spectacular. They siesta in the afternoon, eat late into the evening and party all night....

La Tomatina 2013: And the Weapon of Choice is…

La Tomatina is happening on 28th August  2013 “Who left the top off ketchup bottle?” That’s pretty much the spectacle awaiting you at La Tomatina 2013; the festival which put the little village of Buñol on the map. This might just be...

Tales from Las Fallas Festival, Valencia

Guest blogger Ryan Bennett from HostelBookers’ contracting team has just got back from the loud, proud and crazy Las Fallas Festival in Valencia. He reports from the front line about what there is to see… I’ve heard about this epic fire festival for...