Hostels See Opportunity in the Backlash Against Plastic ๐Ÿ”’

If people do not cease to use plastic disposable, single-use plastic, then the seas and oceans of Europe will be polluted. Hostelworld recently became the first online travel agency to join the Global Tourism Plastics Initiative led by the United Nations. AdobeSkift Take: Coming out of the pandemic, some hostels hope to do well by…… Continue reading Hostels See Opportunity in the Backlash Against Plastic ๐Ÿ”’

Hostelworld Still Pushing on Expansion Even With $4.5 Million Coronavirus Profit Hit

The social area of the Lub D hostel in Phuket, Thailand. Hostelworld will take a financial hit from coronavirus. HostelworldSkift Take: There’s not much travel companies can do about the coronavirus outbreak. Like many of its peers, Hostelworld is having to execute its growth strategy in an unfavorable environment. โ€” Patrick WhyteRead the Complete Story…… Continue reading Hostelworld Still Pushing on Expansion Even With $4.5 Million Coronavirus Profit Hit

Hostelworld Wants to Offer More Than Just Accommodations

The roof terrace at Casa Gracia in Barcelona. Hostelworld sees a future beyond accommodation. HostelworldSkift Take: CEO Gary Morrison has shaken things up since taking over at Hostelworld last year. His new strategy will take time to play out, but as a niche business, it seems sensible to try and do things differently from the…… Continue reading Hostelworld Wants to Offer More Than Just Accommodations