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Why I’ll always choose a hostel private room over a hotel room

Even if bunks aren't for you, there's a lot to love about hostelling.

February 08, 2022
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Let’s all start thinking of travel as a form of self-care 

Getting away for a bit feeds the soul and it just might be the mental health break you need.

February 07, 2022
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11 weird winter activities you should think about trying this year

There's a whole lot more to winter fun than skiing and hockey.

January 10, 2022
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10 feelings every traveller should expect to feel on their first solo trip

Well, at least the ones we have words for.

January 10, 2022
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Our 20 most popular travel memes from 2021

If ever a year needed some laughs, this was it.

January 10, 2022
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The best places in Canada to get fully in holiday mode

Feeling the need for some holiday cheer? Here are our favourite spots to find just that.

December 06, 2021
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The best Canadian ski resorts with hostels nearby

Your next ski trip doesn't have to break the bank. Head to a ski hill with a hostel instead!

December 02, 2021
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A totally controversial guide to s'mores

There is no wrong way to make a s'more but there is definitely a right way

November 17, 2021
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14 ways to spot a Canadian abroad

Keep your eyes peeled for these subtle clues that you're definitely dealing with a Canadian far from home

November 10, 2021
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How to go to Canada right now (and why you want to)

The borders are (mostly) open (ish) and international travellers can finally come back to Canada!

November 03, 2021
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Am I too old to stay in hostels?

Is there an expiry date on being a backpacker?

November 02, 2021
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11 ways to become an imperfect low-waste traveller

When it comes to sustainable travel, focus less on doing everything, and more on doing something.

November 02, 2021
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