Backpacking in early June!

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1. Posted by frenchi70 (First Time Poster 1 posts) 14y Star this if you like it!

I am going backpacking around Europe for 2 weeks, starting 5/29. I will visit Zurich, San Remo, Nice, Paris, London, and Prague. Going solo, first time, and a little concerned about accomodations. Do I need to make reservations at the hostels, or will I most likely find vacancies in the first 2 weeks of June? Does anyone know?

2. Posted by Peter (Admin 6632 posts) 14y Star this if you like it!

Hey Frenchi,

I don't think you'd have too much trouble finding vacancies, but booking in advance can help you find the best possible spot. I would at least recommend you book your first night or two, just while you find your bearings!


3. Posted by coldwarspy (Travel Guru 1108 posts) 14y Star this if you like it!

yeah i strongly agree - book your first 2 nights ahead of time.

And also plan acordingly for Nice. I heavily trafficed tourist area and not as many hostels as teh bigger cities you are visiting. Ide call or email ahead there as awell.

- Jeff