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The Chain of Hostel Friends

The Chain of Hostel Friends

Random Observation/Comment #167: I’m always surprised at how easily you can meet other people in a traveling environment.  This is a part of the overall hostel atmosphere, and should be appreciated to its fullest extent.  The 6- to 8-bed mixed dorm style rooms are ideal for starting these random conversations, which usually lead to some good company during lonely hikes. ...

Can’t I just sleep on a park bench?

Can’t I just sleep on a park bench?

Random Observation/Comment #134: My friends and I share a number of fun drunken stories, and when they’re told very vividly, I imagine myself in their place (or, at least, an ample part of the festivities).  This is especially true when I hang out earlier in the night and leave before the party finishes.  When I hear their descriptions the next...