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6 Secrets to Menorca (a love letter)

Ready for the beach? We love Menorca, and put together our 6 best-kept secrets for the island. This 24 seconds love letter shows the sunset in Cala Morell, Menorca. Click, and kick-back. You deserve these 24 seconds!

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!

Tears from Palestine - My homage to a friends wedding

Tears from Palestine – My homage to a friends wedding

Sometimes when I’ve been on the road for a while I get so used to living in the moment, day in day out, that I don’t even realise what I am doing at the time. It’s just a spontaneous action that creates memories. When I woke up that morning, I ...

Catching the train with the police

Catching the train with the police

After our Freedom Trail tour, we wandered around China Town in Boston in search of our next thing to do. We ended up reaching the train station and thought that maybe it’ll be cool to check out Gillette Stadium. We didn’t put much thought into it and next thing we ...

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, ...

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:

 

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Share the love of design. We are collecting +60 design hostels worldwide.

+60 design hostels around the world

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!

Why Female Dorms? Pros and Cons of Female Dormitories

Why Female Dorms? Pros and Cons of Female Dormitories

Let us talk about Female Dorms. Nowadays many Hostels offer as well female-only accommodations. We at Hostelgeeks, Anna&Matt, love to introduce you to the world of hosteling. This article about female dorms is part of our Guide to Hostels where we cover all hostel-related topics and questions you may have. ...

What is a Hostel? 12 Hostel Definitions and 1 final answer!

What is a Hostel? 12 Hostel Definitions and 1 final answer!

It is the eternal question: What is a Hostel? The definition of a hostel can be complex and at the same time quite simple. One part is the definition of the hostel by book. The other one is the ideology. We decided to dedicate a full article to the topic of ...

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 ...

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.

18 Fun things to Do in London - Spies, Kayaking, and Tarzan

18 Fun things to Do in London – Spies, Kayaking, and Tarzan

Life it serious enough, right?! Let’s go to London and have some fun. We collected some ideas of entertaining fun things to do in London. Just browse through the list, and pick your favorite(s). We got all those fantastic ideas for things to do while we asked our fellow-travelers. Before ...

What to see in Quito? 5 ideas the local way

What to see in Quito? 5 ideas the local way

There are so many things to do and to enjoy in Quito. But what to see in Quito when you are not wearing those tourist glasses? We compiled a list of 5 things of what to see in Quito. We at Hostelgeeks are always keen to share with you unique travel ...

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 ...