The Best Hostels To Stay In When You Travel Around The World
Traveling on a budget can be difficult, but luckily, hostels are a great option for saving money. Here are great places to stay while you are traveling around the world, sponsored by Capital One Journey Student Card.
1. Vienna, Austria: Wombat's
There are three locations located in Vienna, Berlin, and Munich. It's very clean, the people there are friendly and helpful, and the social atmosphere is great!
2. San Francisco, CA: The Adelaide Hostel
Hotels.com guests rated Adelaide as one the the top ten hostels in the world in 2006! It's less than two blocks from Union Square and downtown San Francisco.
3. Florence, Italy: PLUS Florence
There's a 24 hour reception booth, a swimming pool and a Turkish steam room, and for the ladies, there's special rooms designed for women in mind.
4. Berlin, Germany: Die Etage
The woman who owns and runs the place knows everything about Berlin and is very helpful.
5. Cape Town, South Africa: The Backpack
The Backpack is one of the oldest and the best hostels in South Africa. It's super cheap and close to all the fun things to do in Cape Town.
6. Luxor, Egypt: Bob Marley
It's a hostel that's Bob Marley themed. What more could you want!? The price also includes breakfast.
7. Paris, France: Le Village Hostel
This hostel is very clean and very close to Paris's top tourist attractions, including the Moulin Rouge.
8. London, England: Astor Museum
The hostel is located by Oxford Street and is close to three tube stations! The owners of the hostel are backpackers themselves, so they can give you advice on traveling on a budget.
9. Barcelona, Spain: Sant Jordi Alberg
This place is rated the best party hostel. It's a fun place to meet young people who are traveling by themselves.
10. Sydney, Australia: Wake Up Sydney Hostel
This hostel is super easy to get to, because it's right by the Sydney Central Train station. It's also a huge place, and there are usually rooms available.
11. La Fortuna, Costa Rica: Arenal Backpackers Resort
Often called "the 5 star hostel of Costa Rica," the Arenal Backpackers Resort is a bang for your buck.