7 Best Spots for Coffee in Venice Beach

Listen to the locals to find the best coffee in Venice Beach For many of us travelers (& homebodies too), a good coffee helps us start the morning, ease a hangover, or get over a bad case of jet lag. Whether you sip and linger, people watch, or just grab a cup and go for […]

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Falling in love with Whistler in one day

Visit Whistler in the fall to see the changing colors of the seasons with snowcapped mountains and thundering waterfalls, all in just one day! Samesun’s new hostel activity will take you from Vancouver to Whistler while exploring the coolest spots along the way. On a chilly but sunny November Monday morning I joined 22 other […]

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12 Travel Questions for Samesun Staff

  Meet the crew: 12 travel questions for our hostel staff These are the fantastic faces that make your hosteling experience memorable! Online reviews are always quick to mention our friendly and helpful staff at all of our Samesun hostel locations. From the moment you check in, until your final departure, our team are here […]

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Top 5 spots for photographing Vancouver

  Vancouver is considered one of the most picturesque cities in the world and perhaps the most beautiful! Photographing Vancouver and its surrounds is an exciting (and budget friendly) way to spend your time exploring the region.   The mountains of Grouse, Seymour and Cypress surround the city and are covered in snow during winter […]

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What is Halloween? 15 tips for first time travelers

Halloween is an integral part of every American child’s thirst for free candy, a time when nurses & cats become evil & we get to bring our dark sides to the surface. But many visitors from around the world are left asking: What is Halloween? and how to we celebrate it like the locals? You […]

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