Portugal as a youth destination

Portugal as a youth destination

News Portugal is a popular holiday destination for trips with family and friends, but data from WYSE Travel Confederation’s New Horizons Survey suggest a few other characteristics when it comes to youth and student travel and a couple of changes over time.Between 2012...
Welcome to our newest member – CheapSleep Helsinki

Welcome to our newest member – CheapSleep Helsinki

News Interview with Oliver Lewis – Owner CheapSleep HelsinkiTell us your story. How did CheapSleep Helsinki get started? I was attending the University of Helsinki studying Development Studies so starting a hostel seemed a logical career move! That’s the short...
a&o to open its first building in Hungary’s capital Budapest in 2019

a&o to open its first building in Hungary’s capital Budapest in 2019

News Europe’s largest hostel company a&o to open its first building in Hungary’s capital Budapest in 2019: Centrally located in the trendy Erzsébetváros district, the first building in Hungary’s capital Budapest will be opening in the third quarter of 2019. The...
Hostels the secret to travel happiness

Hostels the secret to travel happiness

News The purpose of a trip, length of stay, and types of activities in the destination all factor into the level of happiness young people find in travelling and so does the type of accommodation used. Hostels are doing pretty well on the happiness front, from what...
Investors poised for boom in European student housing

Investors poised for boom in European student housing

Investors in student accommodation are turning their attention towards mainland Europe because the Continent is ripe for a boom in overseas student numbers. A report by Savills, the estate agents, predicts that low tuition fees and living costs will draw increasing...