"A hip, humorous, irreverent guidebook that 'nails it' when it comes to evaluating the whole hostel experience."
"This is the only guide of its type that rates the hostels it describes."
Eminently practical and fun to browse through, this guide belongs in every backpack.”
San Jose Mercury News
From the Back Cover
The Definitive Guide to Hostels in the United States, including Alaska and Hawaii
is the definitive hostel guide. Providing the inside scoop on hostels throughout the United States, including Alaska and Hawaii, this indispensable resource makes planning your trip a snap. Whether you’re looking to party or just want a clean, quiet, affordable place to crash, Paul Karr and his traveling contributorsalong with dozens of hostellers interviewed for their comments and thoughtstell it like it is with candid descriptions and unique, at-a-glance ratings. You’ll learn how to get there by car, train, bus, bike, or on footbut most importantly, you’ll get the lowdown on:
The hostel’s gestalt”
What to see and do in the area