From one introvert to another, here are some tips on how to make friends when you're travelling solo.
Missing your furry friend back home? Visit one of these YHAs with their own resident hostel dog!
Give Netflix a break, pack a lil’ bag, and head to one of these 10 hostel hideaways to truly relax, rejuvenate and get in touch with your amazing world again.
When you've already done the Queen Victoria Markets and had your fill of rooftop bars, there's only one thing for it - do as the locals do.
A secluded slice of paradise just off the coast of South Australia, Kangaroo Island with its nature reserves, endangered wildlife and stunning vistas is simply enchanting.
When you've already done the Harbour, the Zoo and Bondi and you're hungry for more, there's only one thing for it - do as the locals do.
These 10 unique spots in Sydney are chill and stimulating - perfect conditions for getting to know someone.
So you and a small group of mates are going on a cheeky weekender, how good! Book out your very own room with YHA, and enjoy all the benefits of privacy, as well as socialising and good times.
Keen to check out the outback but don't know where to start? Here are the top ten experiences you absolutely have to discover when you're in the Northern Territory.
Retrace the steps of Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Cruise when you visit these epic spots around Australia!
Australian meat is top-notch, so it’s no surprise we know how to make a damn good burger. Here are the top 10 around the country!
Koalas are a much-loved icon of Australia, yet their numbers are in rapid decline. We got the low-down from a koala expert – see how you can help!
You're going to need at least a month to scratch the surface of this stunning region, so we've sorted you out with your ultimate Western Australia itinerary.
In 2014, YHA banned the sale of plastic water bottles at all major hostels. Unfortunately, the nasty suckers have still found their way into our properties, and Melbourne Metro YHA have come up with a creative solution...
We all love Australian wildlife, but we need your help to ensure our species keep surviving and thriving in the wild. Here are just some of the ways you can help!
Looking for the perfect Aussie souvenir? Don't buy a snow globe - have an experience!
The city is fab, but if you want pure, no-frills Australia, you need to visit a country pub! Here are the best in each state.
Thanks to smartphones, getting around Australia is a breeze! Here are 12 apps every backpacker needs, from packing help to a budgeting tool.
Just arrived in Hobart? The capital of the Apple Isle has so much to offer, and we’ve got the top things you can’t leave without doing.
As hard as it was to choose just 15, here are the beaches in our fair country you need to see before you die.
Just arrived in Brisbane? The capital of the sunshine state has so much to offer, and we’ve got the top things you can’t leave without doing.
Adventurers Harry and Jordan Vick explored Tasmania, using Hobart YHA as a base. See what they had to say about their time in the Apple Isle!
Just arrived in Adelaide? Australia's capital of culture and cool has so much to offer, and we’ve got the top things you can’t leave without doing.