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HI Ottawa Jail Hostel

One of the main things I wanted to see was Ottawa was the Carleton Jail that closed down in 1972 and later become a travel hostel. 767 more words

Chicago Hostel ft. "A Hug From a Large Man for a Long Time, part VI"

We certainly found a visible place for Amanda Beekhuizen’s piece. We had to keep our first round of documentation short because of the cold, but not too short to see plenty of passers by slow down on their daily commutes and make some time for literature. 70 more words


Vancouver: A taste of Canada 

Vancouver was my final stop before home in a 14 month trip around the world. It probably would have been quicker to go via Asia, but I fancied a peek at Canada in case I want to do the working visa there. 844 more words


Service-Learning and the Real World

By Claire Bergsten

I am currently working with Hostelling International, an organization that runs hostels worldwide and has one in downtown Boston by the Theatre District. 617 more words


Affordable Place to Stay in Washington, D.C.

Washington DC is one of the most expensive cities in the United States of America. It happened also that this is the capital of the country and where the President resides. 499 more words

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Partnerships for all - Dignity for All

This past Monday was the International Day Of Peace. It was established in 1981 by the United Nation’s General Assembly as an opportunity for people around the world to promote the resolution of conflict and to observe a cessation of hostilities… 455 more words


Jail hostel pronounces death sentence on Haunted Walk tours

The death knell will sound next June for tours the Haunted Walk of Ottawa has been leading at the HI-Ottawa Jail Hostel for nearly two decades, barring a change of heart by the non-profit organization that runs Nicholas Street hostel. 656 more words

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