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“This is the way it should be” – YHA New Zealand’s Kate Ufton on weaving sustainability into operations

Founded in 1932 by Cora Wilding in Canterbury, YHA New Zealand was the first Southern Hemisphere hostel ever. Nowadays it hosts over ¼ million guests each year and inspires them to explore and discover New Zealand. After many years of sustainable projects, their great effort to safeguard our environment was recognised with the victory at this Read more…

Founded in 1932 by Cora Wilding in Canterbury, YHA New Zealand was the first Southern Hemisphere hostel ever. Nowadays it hosts over ¼ million guests each year and inspires them to explore and discover Read More..

05 December 2016
Tipi

“Making new connections is what travel is all about” Interview with Jack Bowcott of Tipi

This year’s winner of the Global Youth Travel Award for Best Travel Technology Product was the check-in app Tipi. Recently born, but already of great success after being launched through Base & Nomads Australia Read More..

This year’s winner of the Global Youth Travel Award for Best Travel Technology Product was the check-in app Tipi. Recently born, but already of great success after being launched through Base & Nomads Australia Read More..

23 November 2016
Thato smiling

“Thato is someone that has made us more determined and grateful.” Interview with James Bell from Alliance Abroad Group

Alliance Abroad Group (AAG), winner of the Extraordinary Experience award at the 2016 Global Youth Travel Awards, has been a leader in international recruitment for over 27 years. As a U.S. Department of Read More..

Alliance Abroad Group (AAG), winner of the Extraordinary Experience award at the 2016 Global Youth Travel Awards, has been a leader in international recruitment for over 27 years. As a U.S. Department of Read More..

15 November 2016
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Global Youth Travel Awards 2016 winners announced

The winners of the Global Youth Travel Awards 2016 – in partnership with Destination Canada and International Experience Canada – were announced yesterday, 23 September during the concluding event of this year’s World Youth and Student Read More..

24 September 2016