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Secret Travel Tips by friends

We share with you secret travel tips you won't find anywhere else! Every so-called Geeky Guide has 5 unique local tips. We keep it simple and give you 1 local restaurant, 1 hip bar or café, and 3 more unique tips – 100% free to download right to your inbox.

Short Travel Stories (in less than 30 seconds)

We LOVE stories. And even more: Short, fun stories! You can find more than 100 real-life travel stories, written by us, our fellow travelers, and the 5 Star Hostels!

I found my favorite Café in Barcelona - thanks to a book!

I found my favorite Café in Barcelona – thanks to a book!

I dislike entering book shops. Every time I walk into a book shop, I will end up buying one. I entered an international bookshop in Eixample, Barcelona. And as expected, a book named „The dead alleys of Barcelona“ got my attention, a crime novel. Long story shot: I bought it, ...

Travel with Rose-Colored Glasses

Travel with Rose-Colored Glasses – My Nicaragua Experience

Nicaragua was not kind to me. My luggage was delayed, I had a violent bout of food poisoning. My belongings were drenched with rainwater when a hostel roof collapsed, and I suffered through a debilitating, week-long illness. And when my prized dSLR was stolen from my hostel dorm room? I ...

Tinos, Mykonos - what does it matter?

Tinos, Mykonos – what does it matter?

After 6 hours on a ferry from Athens to Mykonos, my best friend and I got off the ferry to realize our bus that was supposed to get us wasn’t there. Confused, we walked around to no avail. We approached an old Greek man and asked: “Mykonos?” He replied: “Oxi, ...

Upcoming 5 Star Hostels

Curious of what’s coming next? We keep adding the Crème de la crème of Hostels worldwide. As always, all our Hostels are:

1. Sustainable & Eco-Friendly 2. Excellent Design 3. Unique Character 4. Social Vibes 5. lovely Staff

Here is a sneak peek of upcoming 5 Star Hostels:

Guide to Hostels

We know it can be hard to understand Hostels. We cover all questions about hostels you might have. Where to book hostels? What to bring? What is a hostel actually in the first place?

We are here for you to find solutions!

21 Cool Hostel Videos of the 5 Star Hostels

22 Cool Hostel Videos of the 5 Star Hostels

Who doesn’t love a good video? We at Hostelgeeks show you all the 5 Star Hostels in high-resolution. Before we start launching our very own hostel videos of the 5 Star Hostels, we will give you an overview of all the clips out there. On our YouTube Channel you will ...

Hostel room types - what are the differences?

Hostel room types – what are the differences?

At Hostels you can find many different room types. From Ensuite facilities to dorms, twin rooms, budget private accommodation and more. The hostel room types couldn’t be more confusing – especially for the first time traveler. This is why we want to give you an overview of all the hostel ...

Hostel Packing List - 22 Things to pack!

Hostel Packing List – 23 Smart Things to pack + free download!

A hostel packing list comes always pretty handy, right?! Ahh, the eternal travel question – what on earth should I pack for traveling and staying at Hostels? We had a look around and all those packing lists for hostels we found, were pretty outdated. Nothing to do with the modern ...

Useful and Smart Travel Tips

How to travel on a budget? Where to score travel deals? And how to stay safe? We share with you useful travel tips.

Backpacking for Beginners? 5 Most Common Mistakes to avoid!

Backpacking for Beginners? 5 Most Common Mistakes to avoid!

Backpacking for beginners can be tough. Let’s face it, as travelers, we want to be adventurers. We follow the pursuit of freedom and we all dream of the perfect backpacking trip. We believe that winging it is THE way to go and we have wide-eyed faith that following the spur ...

How to find good travel Tips - 11 Bloggers share their secrets

How to find good travel Tips? 11 Bloggers share their secrets

This article of „How to find good travel tips“ is something we were thinking about a lot. Preparing your travel can be super time consuming. Especially as more and more content is created every day (such as this article!), finding relevant and good travel recommendations shouldn’t be that hard, right?! ...