Staying at Hostel Stara Polana, Zakopane

I was searching for budget accommodation in Zakopane in January. The small town was nearly fully booked (as December/January is peek season), so I was lucky to find a private room at Hostel Stara Polana. The hostel in located right in the heart of Zakopane, the winter capital of Poland. Adding to the charm of […]

Staying at Patio Hostel, Bratislava

Looking for budget accommodation close to everything in Bratislava? Look no further than Patio Hostel. The hostel is only 7 minutes’ walk from the historical city centre of Bratislava, yet away from the main road, so it’s really quiet. Stock up on essentials at the Tesco supermarket just down the road. Checking in Checking in […]

Review: The Siem Reap Hostel

The Siem Reap Hostel is located right in the heart of city, within walking distance from the old market and lively Pub Street. When I arrived The hostel sent a tuk-tuk driver to pick me up from the airport, free of charge. He was standing at the arrival terminal with my name written on a […]

Review: Green Tiger House

I chose Green Tiger House because it was rated as the best hostel in Thailand on Hostelworld. It’s easy to see why. The hostel in located inside the northern wall of the old city of Chiang Mai, in a quiet little street just off the main road. It’s within walking distance of all the major […]