Hostels

Would hostels be safe in COVID-19?

It is time again for backpackers to start moving forward with their vagabond life and head to hostels. But, in times of social distancing, how viable and safe the idea of ​​community and sharing is when staying in hostels. Hostels have always attracted budget travelers and those who wanted to travel solo while meeting and […]

Hostels

Backpackers outside, protesters inside: Bangkok hostels offer a secret refuge

BANGKOK (Reuters) – As thousands of Thai protesters try to maintain months of anti-establishment rallies, dozens of hostels across Bangkok have opened to provide refuge for tired protesters, sometimes for free. Since mid-July, protesters led by young Thais and students, often organized online, have defied the crackdown to continue calling on Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha […]