Tag Archives: Technology

First world’s Hostel with Certificate Biosphere of Responsible Tourism

First world’s Hostel with Certificate Biosphere of Responsible Tourism

Twentytú Hi-tech Hostel, located in Barcelona’s Poblenou neighbourhood received the certificate Biosphere of responsible tourism that grants the Institute of Responsible Tourism (ITR) – entitled linked to the UNESCO and to the World Tourism organization – and it has turned into the first establishment of this type that receives it. The delegate in Catalonia of read more »

15 Best Travel Selfies by Backpackers

Travel Selfies - Backpackers

It’s a thing: Taking the best Travel Selfi during trips and tours. And those selfies can make people really jealous or even better, motivate them to travel as well to the coolest destinations around the world. We at Gomio.com, your exclsuive hostel booking platform, collected 15 cool travel selfies for you to get inspired, to read more »

Winning Cool Backpacker Gadgets by flying a Rocket

Free Backpacker Prices to win

Are you interested in winning cool prizes and backpacker gadgets? Gomio presents you the cool and simple game from HostelRocket to win great gadgets for travelers. The Space Race Game offers over $60,000 in prizes for game winners that starts on March 18th and runs until their launch date of April 8th, 2014. This 3-week read more »

10 Famous Sights in 20 Seconds – Virtual Travel via Google

Virtual Backpacking

What do you think about virtual travel? We from Gomio.com know how curious you and all the other backpackers are, but we also know that it can be sometimes tough to effort all those travels. Thanks to Google Street-view you can actually travel virtually and go to places you have never been before. Check them read more »

12 (Slightly) Cheesy Photos to Take While You’re on Study Abroad

12 Fun Tourist Photos while traveling

1. Kissing the Blarney Stone, Ireland Don’t leave Ireland without the gift of the gab!  Kissing the Blarney Stone will ensure you will rock all your future college oral presentations.  Kissing the stone requires a little ungainly maneuvering on your part your new found eloquence will be worth it. 2. Cliffs are Bluffs and Bluffs read more »

Getting to know Africa by its Geography – Basic Traveler Knowledge

Traveler learn about Africa

A lot of travelers have a passion for geography and their own certain knowledge about places, spots, travel hints, and more. There is a basic knowledge about the world every traveler should have. Some cities, countries, and rivers you should know where to find and put on a map, don’t you think? But have you read more »

Hostels on Instagram – Inspiration and Discounts for Backpackers

Instagram Hostels Gomio

We love Hostels, Instagram – and naturally we love Hostels on Instagram! Snap, Snap, Snap! And this is why Gomio is on Instagram, we call it “InstaGomio”. Follow us http://instagram.com/hostelsgomio and get hostel discounts, travel inspiration, and everything funny and cool around hostels. If you are into Instagram and Hostels, we also collected 10 awesome Hostels read more »

Travel Gurus – Best Travel Tips and Travel Hacks

Travel Guru - Backpacker Tips and Travel Hacks

Travel Gurus are our backpacker partners on the road writing useful and interesting blog post for you here on Gomio’s Blog. We at Gomio.com care about providing you, and all  travelers. Therefore we are working with Travel Gurus, specialized on different topics about travel. What is a Travel Guru? As Travel Gurus we at Gomio.com read more »

Travel Gadgets: Tablets vs. Laptops

Laptops vs. Tablets at Hostels

With so many options on the market, or already at home, it can be difficult to decide what technology will best fit your travel needs. In Travel Gadgets Part I (Smartphones vs. iPods) we started highlighting some of the top travel gizmo’s Flashpackers are using to gear up for their next outing abroad. Here are read more »

Travel Types of the 21st century – Traveler vs. Tourist

Backpacker, Traveler, or Tourist?

Make the mistake of calling a “hostel-traveler” a tourist and you may find yourself getting a cold shoulder and stink eye… if not worse. That’s because, in the vocabulary of the vagabond, traveler and tourist are two entirely different words with an even greater contrast in connotations. We already talked about Travel Words and Backpacking read more »

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