The Hostel Girl is a budget travel blog aimed at inspiring long-term travel on a short-term budget. The author, Katie Dawes, is an ex-backpacker hostel receptionist who spent seven months in Budapest.

Aimed at travellers in the 18-40 age range, the blog contains travel tips, fashion tips, YouTube vlogs, interviews with other travellers, and travel guide ebooks.

With it's beginnings as a personal travel blog, The Hostel Girl has turned in to a brand offering advice and inspiration to future travellers who are looking for work and travel abroad.