5 Top Places to Visit for Under £300

So you are completely sick of your boss moaning at you and desperately want to get away to somewhere exotic and awesome. But there’s one thing holding you back – you don’t have a lot of dough to play around with. Never fear! Here at Hopeless we’ve done the hard work for you and found…

5 things you did NOT know about backpacking

 Backpacking will be one of the best things you will do. But it’s not all splashing in waterfalls and hanging around with tanned people. Before you head off, check out the below five things that you should know about backpacking.    1. Stay in a place longer than two nights, may as well start crocheting…

Hostel porn: 11 of the world’s coolest hostels

This is nothing less than X-rated hostel porn.   But there is no terrible acting, dodgy storylines or awkward pauses here. Just sheer bricks and mortar coming together to bring back your urge to feel clean white sheets…see glorious design…and all at a cost that would keep your pockets bulging. Ahem. Let’s get back to the hostels, shall we?  Here are the…

8 types of people you will meet in a hostel

Ah, hostels. The concept is great: sharing a room, saving money and meeting a whole bunch of potential friends. But anyone who has ever been in a hostel will have met at least one of these characters:   1) The One Who Never Leaves The Room. You’ve been out all day. He’s there. You leave…