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Avalon House Cheap Hostel in Dublin

Posted at:11 September, 2015 in Ambassador Blog

Sept 3 My alarm went off at 04:31 to let me know that three and a half hours of sleep were clearly not enough… …but that I need to get moving anyhow!  So, I threw myself in the shower in an attempt to wake up as I was still very much asleep even though to […]

Morag’s Lodge Loch Ness

Posted at:8 September, 2015 in Ambassador Blog

Aug 31 (cont’d) I arrived at Haggis Adventures and got on a bus with Grant the guide, Sergio the bus driver and 16 other travelers.  The bus took us north.  The Highlands of Scotland!  I was so tired that I felt a little roadsick initially on the trip.  I had to squeeze in another 30 minutes […]

St. Christopher’s Inn the most central hostel in Edinburgh

Posted at:7 September, 2015 in Ambassador Blog

Aug 28 (cont’d) I got on my flight from Cardiff at 08:00, fell asleep against the window as the staff were running though the safety routines and slept most of the way to Edinburgh… At the Edinburgh airport, I picked up a return-ticket for the shuttle bus that would take me from the airport to […]

NosDa Backpackers Hostel in Cardiff near the Millenium Stadium

Posted at:4 September, 2015 in Ambassador Blog

Aug 26 (cont’d) Ever get on a bus where it seems like everyone has gas? That was my Megabus London to Cardiff experience.  It was pretty unpleasant… It takes 3:30h to get from London to Cardiff by bus, but one of those hours is entirely dedicated just to getting out of London itself.  It is […]

Copenhagen hostel downtown hostel in Copenhagen

Team Manager @ Copenhagen Downtown Hostel

Posted at:2 September, 2015 in EFH News

Do you want to be part of a vibrant and busy cool hostel in the center of Copenhagen? TeamManager Copenhagen Downtown Hostel is looking for an experienced and committed team manager for a full time management position in our large hostel and bar. The position is full time and shifts based which includes weekdays, weekends, […]

St. Christopher’s Village London

Posted at: in Ambassador Blog

Aug 24 I slept until 09:00, packed my life, and headed down the stairs of the Flying Pig to breakfast my day with my – orange juice, apple juice, cereal, toast – routine.  At 11:00 I said goodbye to the staff and caught the #14 tram directly to Sloterdijk Station where my IDBus would take […]

Flying Pig Amsterdam the Best Hostel in Amsterdam!

Posted at:1 September, 2015 in Ambassador Blog

Aug 21 It takes 42 minutes by train to get from Rotterdam to Amsterdam… …and it costs €18.10 by the time NS Rail is through with extra charges for using your credit card on the ticket machine, yet they do not have a slot for cash….  A naughty trick…. As I got off the train […]

Fun facts of Amsterdam

Posted at:31 August, 2015 in Ambassador Blog

Here are some fun facts of Amsterdam: 1. Amsterdam has the highest density population of any city in Europe. 2. For 12 years during a housing shortage, in Vondel Park there were 5,000-7,000 people living in tents.  They played drums, smoked pot, and lived a hippie lifestyle.  Stealing milk from the steps of the locals […]

Hostel ROOM Cheap Hosel in Roterdam

Posted at:30 August, 2015 in Ambassador Blog

Aug 19 (cont’d) The woman at the ticket window of the train station asked me how old I was… …It turns out that if you are under 26, the ticket is substantially cheaper.  I asked her if they ever ask for ID when they are checking tickets.  She said they do.  So, I had to cough […]

Bauhaus International Hostel in Bruges City Center

Posted at:24 August, 2015 in Ambassador Blog

Aug 17 (cont’d) It cost €17.50 for a train ticket from Leuven to Bruges, which is only 90 minutes away… …Once in Bruges, I asked the bus driver outside of the station how much it was going to cost to get into Old Town.  I thought he said €2 so I put it on the tray for […]