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10 Misconceptions About Hostels, Debunked

Hostels have long been associated with grungy backpackers wandering around Europe. But a growing number of boutique hostels offer an inexpensive alternative to hotels. From private rooms to concierges, here are 10 reasons it’s time to rethink your stereotypes about hostels.

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