Sebastian Pandolfi's Hostel Kiosk Lets Travelers Upload Information

By: Meghan Young - Published: Jul 28, 2011 • References: coroflot & designbuzz
As advancements in travel technology increase, people are now looking for more gadgets to stay protected and this Hostel Kiosk now keeps backpackers even safer. Considering that many people (especially students) prefer to rough it when experiencing new cultures in order to understand a new way of life, the Hostel Kiosk can help educate those who are lacking certain crucial information.

Essentially, the Hostel Kiosk works like a social network for travelers who visit the hostels equipped with these machines. The Hostel Kiosk allows them to upload photographs, videos and other information they have collected throughout their travels to aid and guide other individuals. Moreover, this neutral network helps cross cultural barriers like language to create deeper bonds between backpackers. Stats for Hi-Tech Backpacker Booths Trending: Older & Average
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