Fancy Some Reading? Books for the Hospitality Industry Geeks + Podcasts

Reading Time: 4 minutes It’s been 3rd or maybe 4th week of the complete lockdown (at least in Spain, where I live). And as a hostel worker, I have found (like many others) with extra free time. At home. The beginning was a bit overwhelming. With all the non- stop news and talks about the virus, my beloved hostels’ […]

Managing Your Online Reputation Has Never Been Easier

Reading Time: 3 minutes Make better business decisions. By using proper tools, you can manage your online reputation and analyze the reviews. So you can identify your hostel’s strong points from the customer point of view. And to find out where is the room for the improvement. Until now, you could learn about Channel Managers and Property Management Systems. […]

8 Hostels Perfect for the Romantic Getaway

Reading Time: 3 minutes HOSTELLING AS A COUPLE? Valentine’s Day is already here! Whether you celebrate it or not (no judgments), I use this occasion to show you: HOSTELS PERFECT FOR A ROMANTIC GETAWAY. And if you celebrate love more than once a year (hands in the air!), this post will serve you even better. “What? Wait…you want me […]

11 Things Hostel Worker Would Never Do As a Guest

Reading Time: 3 minutes Working in hostels can be as much fun as tiring. After all, customer service is quite demanding. Most of the people who work in the hospitality industry are travellers themselves. I’m convinced that each receptionist can share some interesting story from their work.  While I work, I always think that there are some things that […]