• Milena's Volunteering Diary Part 1

    Posted by Hostelling Scotland on

    Hello! My name is Milena and I'm from Germany. Together with 8 other volunteers, I’m living and working in different youth hostels across the SYHA network for one year. This is the first of my Volunteering Diary entries, I'll be sharing more stories from my Scottish adventures so be sure to keep an...

  • Beyond the Bonnie Bonnie Banks

    Posted by Robin McKelvie on

    There is no doubting that Loch Lomond is a scenic wonder. It may already be popular amongst day tripping Glaswegians, but I think Scotland’s largest loch is actually seriously underrated. If you’ve never really spent time in this gorgeous corner of the country, or just not been for a while, join me...

  • Milena's Volunteering Diary Part 2

    Posted by Hostelling Scotland on

    One of the great things about volunteering with SYHA Hostelling Scotland is getting out and about to explore the country during our spare time. Recently my family travelled from Germany to visit me and we planned to pack in as many of the sights as possible in one week including the Isle of Skye,...

  • Chloe: My Time in Crianlarich

    Posted by Hostelling Scotland on

    Chloé, is a 20-year-old French student completing her final year of a degree in Foreign Languages and Business. Here she tells us about her time as a youth hostel volunteer... I was required by my university to undertake a 6-week work placement in a foreign country - SYHA gave me the opportunity to...