The appeal: it’s the elusiveness of cities in countries like Hungary or Portugal or Poland or Croatia – which still remain so cheap after so many years of freedom and despite so many reasons they shouldn’t be.Read more "Why Do Backpackers Love Budapest?"
Sometime in the past 25 years, this became the choice destination for millions of Wanderlusting Americans, Canadians, and Australians, and the rest they drag along…Read more "The Best Hostels in Budapest, Europe’s Backpacking Capital"
“I didn’t realize that what happened to Hungary in the 20th century wasn’t the norm. It was actually a bastardization, a kidnapping, and an assault of a terrific heritage and deep history.”Read more "Kolby Did Budapest: Return and Discover, Over and Over Again"
Budapest is a known backpacker favourite, a flame for just-graduated moths with little money, thirsty throats, and the desire to have a blast somewhere other than Italy, France, or England.Read more "Season 5 of ‘Parts Unknown’ Will Swipe at Budapest and Glasgow"
Cities like Lisbon, Porto, Budapest, Berlin, Corfu, Madrid, and Krakow have turned to hosting clean, beautiful, stylish hostels to entice frugal, under-30 backpackers and partiers.Read more "Why You Should Stay In a Hostel – Not a Hotel – In Europe"