• City Guides
  • Varna: A holiday guide to Bulgaria

    Varna

    Any traveller going to Varna on holiday will find some of the best beaches in Bulgaria. With their open-air bars and party atmosphere, checking into a beach hostel is one of the best ways to explore the entertainment capital of Bulgaria. Varna is the largest city on the Bulgarian Black Sea and is the third […]

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  • Southern Soul Festival Competition Prize – Win tickets for the coolest festival in Montenegro!

    Southern Soul Festival

    Southern Soul Festival Montenegro returns for the third year for a magical weekend of dancing, sunshine and DJs. Taking place at the Dolcinium Kite Club on Copacabana Beach, this year’s line up caters towards music loving travellers and promises to be a gorgeous, soulful experience. The boutique music festival overlooks the longest sandy beach in the Mediterranean and […]

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  • How to do Dubrovnik on a backpackers budget

    Dubrovnik

    Dubrovnik is an astonishingly beautiful city and makes for a serene holiday destination for backpackers. With its marble old town and crystal blue waters, the 13th century port is Croatia’s postcard to the world. It’s easy to see why so many backpackers want to visit Dubrovnik on holiday. Situated on the southern fringe of the […]

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  • The Backpackers Guide to Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

    Sarajevo

    Sarajevo is an exceptional place to explore as a backpacker. Situated in the southern Balkans, the previously war-torn city is Bosnia and Herzegovina’s capital. Surrounded by mountains, the Ottoman city-centre is like entering a mini-Istanbul, but this picturesque city is equally influenced by the Austrian-Hapsburg empire. Visibly scarred by decades of sectarian conflict, the Bosnian […]

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  • Go Backpacking in Montenegro

    Montenegro

    Montenegro is one of the most breathtaking places to go backpacking. Situated in the southern tip of the Balkans, the pearl of the Adriatic packs in epic landscapes and glittering beaches. Remarkably unspoilt you can explore this beautiful country on a budget of €30-40 per day. Likewise there are some fantastic cheap hostels and low […]