5+2 Secret Prague Travel Tips - Alternative Prague

5+2 Secret Prague Travel Tips – Alternative Prague

Are you looking for some personalized Prague Travel Tips? Welcome to the Geeky Guide Prague – unique Prague tips written by friends for friends! Prague is a great travel destination for everyone looking for experiencing European culture, history, architecture, and yes, beer. As you can imagine, Prague is quite popular ... read more

TheBackpack Hostel in Cape Town - Eco 5 Star Hostel

The Backpack

Cape Town, South Africa

We are Hostelgeeks, your independent shortcut to the worlds best hostels. All hostels we introduce you to, fit the transparent criteria of a 5 Star hostel-typed accommodation. Also, in Namibia, you can find the Tsumeb Backpackers, a wonderful accommodation and the perfect point to start your Africa travels. In addition, ... More about The Backpack Cape Town, South Africa

Maverick City Lodge in Budapest - 5 Sterne Hostel, Wein und Design!

Maverick City Lodge

Budapest, Hungary

We are Hostelgeeks, an independent travel brand and your shortcut to the most outstanding hostels in the world. On your way to Maverick City Lodge you can also find Hostel Ruthensteiner in Vienna, Swanky Mint Hostel in Zagreb,  and Spot Cosy Hotel in Cluj. All three hostels are awarded 5 Star Hostels introducing you ... More about Maverick City Lodge Budapest, Hungary

Short Travel Stories from Santiago de Compostela
Santiago de Compostela

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Short Travel Stories from Santiago de Compostela

We, Anna&Matt from Hostelgeeks, went to Santiago de Compostela, and beforehand we were not really sure what to expect. But we knew many pilgrims will arrive at „kilometer zero“, the spot right in front of the Cathedral in Santiago de Compostela. The place where people from around the world will come together, to celebrate their victory with the new friends they found along the trail. “Every time the path is the same, but the experience is different.” Alex from Montreal, Canada We talked to pilgrims in front of the Cathedral in Santiago de Compostela. We are keen to share with

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3 Travel Stories from the famous Camino de Santiago

3 Travel Stories from the famous Camino de Santiago

What is the first thing that pops in to your mind when you hear „Santiago de Compostela“? This smallish city in the North-West of Spain, is the final destination of thousands of pilgrims every year. They walk the Camino de Santiago, the world’s most famous hike. We, Anna&Matt from Hostelgeeks, ... read more

We met at a Hostel in Bruges, 10 years later we are still married
Bruges, Belgium

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We met at a Hostel in Bruges, 10 years later we are still married

In 2002, after finishing college on opposite ends of the Earth (Florida and Australia), fate threw us together at a Hostel in Bruges during our solo travels. I was assigned the top bunk, and a cute curly haired brunette had been sleeping in the bottom bunk. A few of us went out for drinks that night, as people do in hostels, and Bell and I just clicked. We both happened to be traveling to Amsterdam, so we briefly met up again there. Then, we also organized to meet in Rome before going our separate ways to opposite ends of the

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Falling in Love with travel in Luang Prabang
Luang Prabang, Laos

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Falling back in love with travel in Luang Prabang, Laos

I arrived in Luang Prabang feeling exhausted and very unhappy with Laos. In the last couple of weeks everything had gone wrong, from being stuck at the border with a passport that wasn’t mine to mini buses going the wrong way. At that point I had decided that Laos and I just weren’t going to become friends. Determined to leave, I walked through the city looking for a travel agency when the sun started to set. Monks were making paper lanterns and decorating the streets, kids were running around in between. The river was sparkling in the evening light. Milkshake

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