Irja Hanelius appointed CEO of Hostelling International Finland
Irja Hanelius has been appointed to serve as CEO of Hostelling International Finland (HI Finland) from 27 October 2014. In addition to expertise in economics and finance, Hanelius possesses extensive experience in creating consumer experiences and concepts in the tourism and hospitality sector.
Big Blog Exchange 2014 - Meet the Winners!
Brianda Lopez, Sustainability Manager and project leader says “We are just as excited as our bloggers to announce the winners of the project. The Big Blog Exchange is all about giving the opportunity to bloggers to experience different cultures and meet new people; which has been Hostelling International’s mission for over 100 years.”
Pori’s Hostel River has been internationally recognised for its high quality
Hostelling International (HI) has awarded its HI Quality Light certificate to Pori’s Hostel River. The certificate shows that the hostel meets HI’s strict quality standards.
Hostelling International Finland's tips for lovers of the great outdoors
HI hostels offer a wide range of accommodation all year round for visitors who want to experience the unique Finnish nature. Whether you want to enjoy the best of the great outdoors without giving up modern comforts or embark on an unforgettable hiking trip on the fells of Finnish Lapland, our hostels offer accommodation options to suit all tastes and budgets. We have picked some of our favourites that are perfect for nature‑lovers.