Posts Tagged ‘Hostels’

Sex, Drugs, and Outdoor Urinals: 6 Reasons I loved Working in Amsterdam

Sex, Drugs, and Outdoor Urinals:  6 Reasons I loved Working in Amsterdam
by Carmi Louw Special to Lost Girls World I’m not really sure why, but I’ve always had a thing for Amsterdam.  It all started at University in New Zealand, when mental images of canals, windmills and tulips made me lose my heart to the idea of stuyding in the Netherlands.  Circumstances...
August 2nd, 2010 | Europe, Holland, Working Abroad | Read More

10 Worst Cities in America for Bedbugs

10 Worst Cities in America for Bedbugs
by Amanda Pressner LG Executive Editor So all, I apologize in advance for a truly creepy crawly topic, but this is an issue that definitely affects those of you out there who are couch-surfing or hosteling it up for the summer. Bedbugs–those tiny bloodsucking creatures that are all but impossible...
July 13th, 2010 | Health & Safety | Read More

10 Most Popular Backpacker Destinations

10 Most Popular Backpacker Destinations
Not all travel companies are feeling the pinch of the global recession. This week, the folks at the UK-based Hostelling International (HHI) reported that their bookings are at an all-time high-about 14 percent more people booked accommodations on their site (hihostels.com) in 2008 than a year earlier....
February 2nd, 2009 | Argentina, Backpacking & Trekking, France, Hostels, Italy, Spain, Staying There, Traveling Solo & Together, United States, Websites and Blogs | Read More