Welcome to the New Backpacker Buzz Blog
You might notice that things are looking a little different around here. Well, that's because we've just moved. So come on in, get comfortable, but please try not to spill your drink, this carpet is brand new.
The new digs come with a few new features that will make getting the latest info on Hostelling International and travel in general a whole lot easier.
If you were subscribed to the RSS feed on the old blog, you'll have to subscribe again to the new one. Just click the orange RSS icon to the right, near the top of the page. You've got even more options now, too, if you want to customize your feeds. Subscribe only to feeds in a certain category, by a certain author, or with certain tags. Click Browse RSS feeds below the icons to see how to customize your feeds.
Stay on top of the latest conversations with the Recent Comments list to the right. Real-time updates show you who's saying what. When you leave a comment, you can sign up to get notifications when someone adds a new comment.
If you've just finished reading something AMAZING and want to keep reading about similar AMAZING things, use the related content links at the bottom of every post. It's neverending.
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So check the new place out, and let us know what you think!