Travel Guides – By Friends for Friends

Do you like secret travel tips out of the tourist box?

We share with you best-kept travel secrets for destinations around the world. Only recommendations you get by friends for friends. We have traveled quite a bit, and still do.

We share all our knowledge on destinations and little gems we have found from Paris to Tokyo, from New York City to Sydney.

Our Handmade City Guides (100% local – 0% touristic)

Choose your desired destination here:

Few Guides are to download – how?

Some of our city guides here are for download only. How can you get them?

  1. Choose your destination
  2. Type in your email and name
  3. simply download for free

Now it is time to celebrate and enjoy your new secret guide you just received in your emails.

Is it safe to download a guide with the email?

YES! We will never send any spam and non-sense. You can always remove your email from our list as well!

We share these in an email only to actually keep these spots the gems and insider tips.

Local tips by friends for friends

These alternative travel guides are written by locals, expats, befriended bloggers, and ourselves.

We do our best to provide you secret travel tips for your desired destinations, and our goal is to keep the guides personalized, useful, and unique as possible!

We keep it simple: cool secret tips we only share with friends.

This includes

  • local, special restaurant
  • hip bar or café and
  • more unique tips

These tips are recommendations a local buddy would send you over!

If you have any question, or fancy any more tips, please drop us a comment on Instagram. We are always keen to help our fellow mates and the Hostelgeeks community.

Fancy few examples?

  • hidden restaurant, popular among locals in Santorini, Greece
  • the most delicious (and cheapest) street food in Marrakesh; very unlikely to find on your own!
  • A secret restaurant and bar in Venice
  • enjoy New York City outside the box with an underground cocktail bar

We got free handwritten travel guides for …