London. Sydney. Florence. If you're like us, then the summer months will always make you fantasize about taking a major, life-changing vacation
. No matter what cities appear on your bucket list
, we're willing to wager that once you've coughed up the airfare to get halfway around the world, the last thing you want to worry about is paying for an expensive hotel
during your stay. Especially when you're going to spend so much of your time out and about exploring.
So, we're here to help. We've found 10 amazing, affordable hostels that are every bit as exciting as the traditional hotels that, in most cases, are going to cost you ten times as much, or even more. Not only are these spots incredibly stylish, clean, and full of amenities, they're also guaranteed to leave you with more money in your wallet for real
travel necessities — like eating and shopping!