Five Villages in Dublin You Should Visit

Find the best villages dotted around Dublin for you to visit on a day out. Discover the best bars, walks and restaurants in each area that all the locals love.

Written by Kim Gillick

India Itineraries: A Solo Travel Adventure

Are you on the hunt for a new adventure this year? India is a place that every avid traveller would love to get their hands on. Its allure is irresistible for a particular kind of person - the solo traveller. Read our India travel itineraries and get planning that trip of a lifetime.

Written by Gare Reid

One Day in Boston: Tips From a Local

With countless things to be a part of for a taste of true Bostonion culture, one day is never enough. But, if you only have one day in Boston, here is the perfect way to spend it.

Written by Colm Hanratty

See the Best of Brussels in One Day

Wandering the streets of Brussels, decorated with street art and adorned with such architecture, you can't help but think food and drink. Here's one perfect day in Brussels.

Written by Kim Gillick

New Year's Eve in Seoul: A First-Timer's Tips

After spending some time travelling around Japan, solo travellers Laura set out to discover South Korea's capital. She spent New Year's Eve in Seoul with her homestay host, Shinyoung. Read how she got on.

Written by Kim Gillick

Hidden Dublin: 12 Cool Things to do While You're in Town

One of the coolest things about Dublin is that there are lots of well known, fun things to do when you're visiting. But there's a hidden Dublin too; things only a local would know, and we're revealing them. Check out our hidden Dublin list.

Written by Kim Gillick

Where to Stay in Kyoto: On Your Bike!

Who doesn't dream of one day discovering the magic of Japan? That's just what Renata did when she stayed with Homestay host Miyako after doing some research about where to stay in Kyoto. Read her story about biking around Kyoto!

Written by Michelle O'Beirne

Win Back Your Trip by Sharing your Homestay Snaps

Booking confirmed, bags packed and you are soon off on a homestay adventure. What could be better than that? Well, we have something up our sleeve. Win back your trip by sharing your homestay snaps.

Written by Jackson Seifert

Study Abroad in Dublin: What you Need to Know

After a few weeks of settling in, I have just about grasped what student life is like in the fair city. I'm an American studying abroad in Dublin, and here is what I've learned so far.

Written by Kim Gillick

A Family Camping Holiday in Margaret River

Christine, her husband Justin and their two surf crazy sons from Perth stayed with one of our hosts to enjoy the South West beaches. Read how their family camping holiday went with their very own natural spring.

Written by Colm Hanratty

Hidden Rome – 10 Attractions You Might Not Have Heard Of

Everyone knows the popular tourist spots in Rome but do you know the unknown ones? Find the hidden gems of Rome's tourist trail with our Homestay.com local guide.

Written by Colm Hanratty

The Biggest and Best European Festivals in 2017

People travel for many reasons. Some travel for food, some travel for culture, some travel for the weather. Others follow the festivals. Here are 10 of Europe’s biggest festivals to take place before the end of 2017.