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German backpacker assaulted in ‘violent’ Sydney crime spree

Police are investigating a violent crime spree spread across several Sydney suburbs that left one German tourist severely injured in hospital. The 32-year-old man, who had only recently arrived in […]

WYSTC 2017 is all wrapped up. See you in Edinburgh for 2018!

Well over 500 youth, student and educational travel industry delegates from around the globe collected together at the Palais des congrès de Montréal and Hyatt Regency in Montreal, Canada. They […]

The message from the UNWTO at WYSTC 2017 – ‘the future of youth tourism is bright’

Eunji Tae (pictured) is the Coordinator, Knowledge Network of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO). The UNWTO Knowledge Network helps generate the important discussions to bridge the fields of […]

Australians volunteer to help feed Montreal’s poor and families

WYSE Travel Confederation have a long-standing tradition of giving back to the community which hosts the World Youth and Student Travel Conference (WYSTC). Each year delegates volunteer their first morning […]

The world’s first sand hostel is coming to the Gold Coast

Ice hotels are common in winter climates, but this is something new, its time for a sand hostel and its here in Australia. What a great idea! Located on the […]