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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

Local News

4 travel options that are cheaper than hotels

Got wanderlust, but short on cash?

Remember that a large portion of traveling costs go towards lodging —  and crashing in a 4-star hotel is simply unrealistic for most college students.   539 more words


HI-Wentworth - Charming and well worth it

Wentworth, NS is a small rural community in Halifax located off the old Transcanadienne highway near Ski-Wentworth – the largest alpine ski hill in North America. 550 more words

Travel Blogging

The Beauty of Peggy's Cove

Peggy is short for Margaret – which was the name given to a young girl who was the only survivor of a shipwreck off the tiny fishing village near Halibut Rock. 338 more words

Travel Blogging

A day in the life of...

Me. A day in the life of me! I talk about working at the hostel or hostel life quite a bit and I’m sure the reality doesn’t measure up to some people’s imagination haha Out hostel is a little different from others though. 655 more words

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