Croatian Youth Hostel Association is a non-profit and non-governmental organisation founded back in 1953 in order to promote the hostelling mission in Croatia and encourage young people to explore and appreciate the rich natural and cultural heritage of our country.

01/ 48 29 294, 48 29 296
Savska 5, 10 000 Zagreb

September 2019

World Tourism Day is commemorated each year on 27 September, with celebrations led by UNWTO. Its purpose is to foster awareness among the global community of tourism’s social, cultural, political and economic value and the contribution the sector can make in reaching the Sustainable Development Goals. In 2019, in line with UNWTO’s overarching focus on skills, education and jobs throughout

These days at HI HOSTEL Zadar we have hosted a dear friend Sebastien Fournier, Artistic Director at the Sea Shack, HI hostel ( located in Gaspésie, the northern east side of Quebec, Canada. He visited our hostel on his trip through Croatia. In an informal “caffee meeting” we exchanged experiences of hostelling work in Canada and Croatia and challenges we face.