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The biggest beer festivals in Europe

Posted at:5 March, 2018 in Special Events,Travel Tips

There is no doubt that Europe has one of the oldest brewing traditions in the world. This golden brew is also the most consumed alcoholic beverage in the world, even in the old country, cradle of the oldest fermented beverage in the history of mankind. And as such, Europe has the biggest beer festivals on […]

A Beginners Guide to Interrailing: Things to Know Before You Go

Posted at:27 February, 2018 in Travel Tips

Interrailing is one of those things you have to do at least once in your life. It’s a unique experience where you get explore Europe in the best way possible: by train. With just one train ticket you can enjoy unlimited train rides to explore the most amazing little towns, modern cities, beaches and into […]

Ultimate Guide: Non-Cheesy Valentine’s Day

Posted at:12 February, 2018 in Special Events,Travel Tips

Fed up with romantic songs, candle light dinners and roses? Stray from the ordinary with Famous Hostels and our Ultimate Guide: Non-Cheesy Valentine’s Day. The main idea is to provide you a memorable Valentine’s Day regardless of whether you are in a relationship or not.   Anti-Valentine’s Party in Madrid If Valentine’s Day is definitely not […]

Backpacking around Europe, 10 money saving tips

Posted at:11 February, 2018 in Travel Tips

It’s time for new experiences, new feelings, new emotions and new stories! Your backpacking trip around Europe starts today. You are going to tour around the old continent on a shoestring as you want to spend as much time possible travelling, and see as many new places as you can. With this in mind, we […]

How to survive Europe on a budget

Posted at:30 January, 2018 in Travel Tips

We’re pretty sure we don’t have to tell you how amazing it is to travel through Europe, how you get from one country to the next in no time and how the continent has the perfect combination of nightlife, culture, history, cities, beaches and mountains. You probably know all of that already. However, what you […]

Non-Touristy Things to Do in Stockholm

Posted at:17 January, 2018 in City guide,Travel Tips

There are so many things to see and do in Stockholm, and one can be overwhelmed by where to start. Once you get away from all the obvious sight-seeing attractions, you wonder what else is there to see! If you are fed up being a tourist and want to explore how it is to be […]

Ten Most Instagrammable Places in Lisbon

Posted at:10 January, 2018 in Travel Tips

Forget the typical postcard picture that you are tired to see everywhere. Forget Belém tower, Comércio Square or Santa Justa Lift. Make your friends jealous with cool and alternative photographs of hidden spots in Lisbon! Lisbon has so much to offer – look behind the touristic sites, immerge yourself into the narrow streets of this […]

December in Rotterdam

Posted at:15 December, 2017 in Travel Tips

There’s plenty happening in Rotterdam this December, from the traditional Sinterklaas celebrations to winter dance festivals, as well as Christmas ice skating and firework celebrations. Find out what’s happening this month in Rotterdam here. December in Rotterdam December in Rotterdam is a month to celebrate; with Sinterklaas, Christmas and a spectacular New Year’s Eve firework […]

Where to find Christmas markets in Paris

Posted at:5 December, 2017 in Travel Tips

Step into a Paris Christmas Yes the rumours are true, the famed Christmas market on the Champs Elysees is no more after 9 successful years following a decision that the Marché Noel  was “tacky and overpriced”. Whilst we don’t agree we’re not going to let this ruin our favourite holiday of the year, so we’ve […]

Enjoy Christmas in Austria like a local

Posted at:4 December, 2017 in Travel Tips

Christmas in Austria It`s getting cold in our area – winter is coming up! Time for skiing, snowangels and some tasty hot mulled wines at the xmas markets called gluehwine. But as nice and picturesque as this is, it`s pretty much the same all over Europe. All over? – no. Austria is different. What’s a […]