Lisbon – Flower Court Guest House

I have never been so enchanted by a place like when I visited Lisbon. There are so many things that I wanted to write about this captivating city of Portugal, but let me start with the guest house that brought me love. Location: Lisbon, Portugal Ideal for: Solo or duo, budget travel Rate: €45 per person per night…

Surabaya – My Studio Hotel

I am a fan of Japanese capsule hotel, since my first experience in Sapporo. That is why when I found this capsule-look-a-like hotel in Indonesia, I could not help to try! Location: Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia Ideal for: Solo or duo, budget travel Rate: IDR 150,000 (€10) per person per night Nearest station: Surabaya Gubeng I have visited Surabaya for dozens of…

Frankfurt – Easyhotel

This is my first time going to Frankfurt, Germany, and I really wished I could go around the city. Too bad, I was too busy working. Location: Frankfurt, Germany Ideal for: Solo or group, budget travel Rate: €50-100 per room (2 persons) Nearest station: Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof To be honest, this can be a good place…

Tokyo – Kangaroo

I’ve been hopping from one budget hotel to another, so when I visited this backpacker hotel in Japan, I was stunned.  Location: Asakusa, Tokyo, Japan Ideal for: Solo or group of friends, budget traveller, foreign traveller Rate: starts from JPY 2500 Nearest Station: Minami-senju This low cost hotel is located near Tokyo’s new iconic tower, Tokyo Sky Tree, in…

Seogwipo – Slowciti Hostel

I had been travelling around staying at nice hotels, so I think it is the time for me to visit another hostel.   Location: Seogwipo City, Jeju Island, South Korea  Ideal for: Solo or groups, young traveller, budget traveller Rate: KRW 3000/person, per night (varies in different seasons)   It was my first time to Jeju, and…