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HI USA in the News

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Press Releases

Hostelling International USA Announces Updates to its Hostel Portfolio

HI USA Announces Scholarship Program to Explore America

Secretary Raimondo Appoints Members of U.S. Travel and Tourism Advisory Board

HI USA Announces Great Hostel Give Back

HI USA Announces Phased Reopening of Hostels

HI USA Converts Select California Coastal Hostels to Private Vacation Rentals

HI USA Reopens Select Hostels in September 2020

HI USA Announces Closure of HI Nantucket and HI Eastham Hostels due to Coronavirus-related Financial Impacts

HI New Orleans Hostel Opens its Doors

National Geographic Recognizes HI USA as a Leader in Sustainable Tourism


Media Coverage

This is the Secret to Making Holidays in the U.S. More Affordable – The Times (UK)

As Airbnb Falters, Hostels Look to Compete – syndicated by the Associated Press to dozens of national regional media outlets including The Washington Post

Stay Free at Hostels Around the U.S. Through This Volunteer Program – Matador Network

You Can Spend the Night Inside These 13 Lighthouses – Fodor’s Travel

A Lighthouse to Call Your OwnThe New York Times

Russ Hedge, CEO of Hostelling International USADave’s Travel Corner

Russ Hedge of HI USA: Five Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before I Became A CEOAuthority Magazine

35 Bay Area Glamping and Cabin Camping Spots to Know AboutRed Tricycle

Aaron Chaffee of HI USA Talks to Travel Itch

Unique Hostels in the United States that May Surprise

The Hostels of Your Youth Are Dead. Welcome To the New Era of Budget

The 12 Most Beautiful Hostels to Book in the United

Hosteling Is A Great Choice For Your Next Guys Trip – Interview with Danny Case of HI

10 Hotels with Crazy Cool BackstoriesNew York Post

Hostels are Becoming Vacation Rentals in Response to Pandemic

How Old is Too Old to Stay at a Hostel?

How to Find Budget AccommodationsReader’s Digest

High-End Hostels Give Hotels a Run for Their MoneyNew York Amsterdam News

7 Best Luxury Hostels to Book around the

Revenge Is a Trip Best Served with Bold Travel GearTravel Goods Magazine

Pandemic Travel on a BudgetTravel Weekly

Wine and Yoga on the Vineyard, Glamping by the Water, and US Hostels ReopenThe Boston Globe

Hotels that Make Sustainability a PriorityTravel Channel

Hotels and Resorts Ramp Up Sustainability EffortsThe New York Times

Can Travel Aid World Peace? A New Postcard-Writing Campaign Says YesForbes

The Hostel Grows Up: “Poshtels” Make Their Way to the USAUSA Today

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