The Washington Post is running an article about hostels:
At 52, I'm no youth. But I'm hooked on hostels.
And I'm not alone. Mark Vidalin, marketing director of Hostelling International-USA, says 17,000 adults over 55 are dues-paying members — about 12 percent of its 80,000 American members. About 10 percent of HI's 3.2 million members worldwide are over 55, he says.
Read the full story here.