A hostel should be returning to Richmond next year.
Richmond’s one and only hostel is gone.
Allan McKernan sat alone in the bright communal kitchen within the HI Richmond Hostel at 7 N. Second St. earlier this month, his laptop open o…
Richmond has a hostel. Hosteling International USA opened the cost-conscious lodging facility Aug. 29 at 7 S. Second St. in a building that was an Otis Elevator office from 1925 to 1943 and had served as a state-owned women’s detention center until it closed about seven years ago.
I recently went to New Orleans for a publishing trade show, which was held at the Sheraton downtown at the edge of the French Quarter. To save…
Sarah Weisiger and Christopher Maxwell are part of a local group that is renovating the former Otis Elevator Building into an international hostel.
Soon, we will have a new offering for city guests, a type of option that is standard in Europe and bigger cities.