Toledo is a unique city in the history of Spain. This former capital of the Spainish Empire, just 70km South of Madrid, was once a place where Christian, Muslim and Jewish cultures flourished and coexisted. I regretted for staying only for a night here. The extensive cultural and architectural heritage make this city a [...]
In Spain, low budget accommodations are called Hostal or Pensión. They are usually private own apartments for rental or family-run businesses. If you are budget conscious but don’t want to share the room with others like staying in a hostel, hostal is a right option. It’s inexpensive and you can enjoy some peace and privacy. [...]
As a budget traveler, especially when I’m traveling alone, my requirement is usually fairly simple – affordable, or rather – cheap. Cheap is the more appropriate word, given the fact that I might sometimes trade convenience and comfort for a lower rates. I need only a clean bed, and an attached bath room would be [...]
I went to Kuching, Sarawak in East Malaysia last month and stay in a lodge for 2 nights. I love it, love it, and love it! Though it could be better, the hits make the misses looked almost irrelevant. The deco is great. The vibe is just amazing.
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A closet in the room, what a surprise! I heard that you could call for a private massager. This is the cheapest room (deluxe), at THB 1,350 (~SGD 60) per night. What I like is that they serve ala carte breakfast from 7am to 6pm daily. So, you won’t miss your breakfast! If you plan [...]
Rumah Palagan, a boutique hotel I stayed during my trip to Yogyakarta. It’s located some distance away from the heart of the city, but it didn’t bother me much, since the major attractions like Prambanan and Borobudor temples are all located beyond the city. If you need a relaxing and peaceful place for your precious holiday, this hotel is [...]
When it comes to accommodation, budget is always my main concern. I normally opt for budget hotels or guesthouses since they are the cheapest. Cheap doesn’t mean no good. You will be surprised to find some hidden gems if you spend a little time doing some research. Cheap and good is possible! And when you are going [...]