Budget Holidays in Europe
The Backpacker Hostels: they're either the best thing in the world, or the worst.
The Backpacker There's 37 girls, five guys. The average age is 22, but one guy is 34. That's me.
Once you've found a bed, you can enjoy the Eternal City on a tight budget, writes Steve McKenna.
The Backpacker Two Dutch girls, a Swedish guy, a Belgian and an Aussie in one cabin. Beats flying.
Comfortable and with great service, Hostel Mostel in Bulgaria must be the finest hostel in Eastern Europe.
Backpacker blogger Ben Groundwater names the best free attractions around the world.
Tripologist My partner and I plan to backpack through Britain and Europe for six months.
Jane E. Fraser How's your Egyptian? Your Cantonese? Hungarian? The strong Aussie dollar makes many destinations more affordable, beyond the usual haunts in America and Europe.