Open House Melbourne 2015 – A Budget Culture Guide to Australia

Melbourne is Australia’s favourite city for urbane backpackers. With its boutique hipster bars and pretty little side streets, the ‘Second City’ is the epicentre of modern Australian culture. Internationally recognised as being one of the most liveable cities in the world, backpackers arriving in Melbourne in September 2015 are in for a wonderful treat. Open […]

Art and Design Hostels in Portugal

Forget nights in ugly dorms and terrifying showers, modern hostels have undergone a serious upgrade in the twenty-first century. Like the smartphones of the ‘flashpackers’ who use them, new hostels are increasingly hipster with a special emphasis on art and design. Many now feel like a boutique hotel, only without the punishing price tag. Nowhere […]