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Hostel Review: HI Point Loma in San Diego, California

Time for another hostel review, now that I’ve told you everything else I did in San Diego! I’m wrapping up all of my California experiences just in time to head back this week, but for now…the year was 2012.  384 more words


The Korean Friendship Bell (San Pedro)

Recently I took the short drive to San Pedro (California) to visit the Korean Friendship Bell. A friend had told me that there were “epic” ocean views from this spot – so when I had the chance to go I went. 384 more words


Katie Zacherle - Hostelling International

Mark Hickman interviews Katie Zacherle of Hostelling International about opening a Hostel in Richmond and the culture of hostelling. HI-Richmond Hostel will be a 40 to 50 bed hostel that will welcome domestic and International travelers to Richmond, Virginia. 12 more words


Unplug LA and Beers @ the Marathon

Time, again, flies by with the blink of an eye. I’m finishing my final assignments for the quarter and flying out to Boston in merely a few days! 672 more words


Instagram, Hostelling International USA's brand awareness savior.

In the minds of many Americans, hostels are thought of as inexpensive foreign hotels with no U.S. roots, or worse dangerous locations to get abducted. In attempts to break these bad perceptions, … 931 more words


Hostels are not just cheaper than hotels

I spent my gap year and student years staying in hostels when I travelled. Now, at 23, I still don’t have the means to spend a fortune on hotels.  1,716 more words