Tag Archives: luxury hostel
August 4, 2014

The Jewel in YHA Australia’s crown – Sydney Harbour YHA review

By Peter Parkorr aka TravelUnmasked.com The YHA’s Sydney Harbour hostel must be the jewel in it’s crown – with a prime location in the historic centre of Sydney, you really feel the buzz of “the harbour city” with its most iconic sights laid out in front of you. The location Sitting right on The Rocks, you […]

June 20, 2013

Review of Bus Hostel in Reykjavik

  Bus Hostel Reykjavik is a friendly, fun and super affordable place to stay while exploring Iceland’s capital or beyond. With welcoming and helpful staff and lots of vintage style and quirky details, quite unexpectedly Bus Hostel in Reykjavik became a home from home in one of the world’s coolest cities and we mean that […]

February 20, 2013

The Beehive Hotel & Hostel, Rome review

    Right next to Termini station, this eco-conscious hostel-meets hotel in Rome is an oasis of calm in this fast paced city, complete with garden and a basement organic ,Vegetarian café that offers generous portions of locally sourced, home cooked goodness.     Location   Just 2 blocks-hop skip and jump from Rome’s Termini […]

September 6, 2012

Porto revisited + staying at possibly the world’s best hostel

    I came to Porto 8 years ago.   It feels now like a different lifetime ago.   I was visiting after a friends wedding in Vigo across the border in Spain. I had got a cheap Ryanair flight back to London from Porto. I was staying the one night.   Naturally, after a […]

June 18, 2012

Hostel One 80 Berlin – Review of Berlin’s hottest new luxury hostel

    3 weeks ago I attended the launch party of Berlin’s hottest new hostel, Hostel One 80 in Alexanderplatz.     Like Lisbon, Berlin is probably the only other city I know in the world that is blessed with a range of world class hostels.   I’ll be visiting and reviewing later this month […]