What is H.I. (Hostelling International)?
H.I. (Hostelling International-USA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to “help all, especially the young, gain a greater understanding of the world and its people through hostelling.” HI-USA has more than 60 hostels located throughout the U.S. that are required to adhere to quality standards like cleanliness and safety. These hostels also have social activities and educational programs that make it much more than just a cheap sleep. Most HI-USA hostels also have communal kitchens, lockers, internet access, travel info and common spaces where you can meet and socialize with other travelers.