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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 aren't just for kids anymore

Written for MyCentralJersey.com and DailyRecord.com on 2/24/15

George Finn, who is in his 50s and general manager of Hostelling International USA, is not a hosteller by nature. 1,184 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


I lied.

Remember when I said that I would push packing off until the last minute? I lied.

Departure is T-2 days away, and I am 95% finished with packing. 664 more words

Spring 2015

Hostel Review: HI Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco, California

Sad note: I let someone borrow my camera before this trip and they adjusted the settings without knowing. Therefore, I have a lot of great pictures…that are smaller than I’d prefer. 503 more words


Didn't win this year? Here's why you should try again in 2015..

Last year when the Big Blog Exchange first kicked off, hundreds of excited bloggers from countries scattered all over the world jumped at the opportunity and signed themselves up. 1,210 more words

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