Where I Stayed: Hong Kong Tai Wan Hotel (Chungking Mansions)

Taiwan Hotel

Hotel Name: Hong Kong Tai Wan Hotel Address: Block A, 3rd Floor, Chungking Mansions, 36-44 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong. I stayed at the Hong Kong Tai Wan Hotel which is a budget hotel/guesthouse accommodation in Hong Kong. It is one of the many cheap rooms located in the Chungking Mansions; a multi-purpose […]

Where I Stayed: Ramada Hong Kong Hotel

Ramada Hong Kong Hotel

Hotel Name: Ramada Hong Kong Hotel Address: 308 Des Voeux Road West, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong I stayed at the Ramada Hong Kong Hotel on Hong Kong Island. I booked this via Agoda at $54.50USD per night, which is a excellent deal for a 4 star hotel in Hong Kong. If you are travelling […]

Where I Stayed: Travel Talk Taipei Backpackers Hostel

Travel Talk - Taipei

Hostel Name: Travel Talk Taipei Backpackers Hostel Address: 2F, No.96, Sec.2, Minquan E. Rd, Taipei, Taiwan [Travel Talk Taipei Backpackers Hostel - above the 7/11.] I stayed at the Travel Talk Taipei Backpackers Hostel which I booked via Hotels Combined. I selected this hostel for its location being near a metro station. It turned out […]

Where I Stayed: Triple Tiger Hostel, Taipei

Triple Tiger Hostel

Hostel Name: Triple Tiger Hostel Address: 3F, No.39 Lane 25 Kangding Rd, Taipei, Taiwan. [Triple Tiger Hostel, Taipei.] I stayed at the Triple Tiger Hostel in Taipei. I booked it via hotelscombined.com and selected it mainly for its location, which is lest than 10 minutes walk from Ximen Metro Station. Ximen is an entertainment area […]

Where I Stayed: La Marina Hotel, Mui Ne – Vietnam

La Marina Hotel, Mui Ne – Vietnam

Hotel Name: La Marina Hotel Address: 246/2B Nguyen Dinh Chieu, Ham Tien, Phan Thiet, Vietnam. Mui Ne is a beach resort town about 6 hours from Saigon (depending on the traffic). I booked La Marina online and I selected the hotel for its close proximity to the beach. As Mui Ne is basically one long […]

Where I Stayed: Laska Hotel, Vung Tau – Vietnam

Laska Hotel

Hotel Name: Laska Hotel Address: 81/6 Thuy Van, Back Beach, Vung Tau, Vietnam. The Laska Hotel is one of dozens of cheap hotels that are clustered around the southern end of the back beach in Vung Tau. There wasn’t any distinguishing feature that stood out when I choose the booking apart from wifi and location. […]

Where I Stayed: Dai Huy Hoang Hotel, Ho Chi Minh City – Vietnam

Dai Huy Hoang Hotel

Hotel Name: Dai Huy Hoang Hotel Address: 283/22 Pham Ngu Lao Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. I stayed at the Dai Huy Hoang Hotel in Saigon while I was looking for a new apartment to rent. I stayed for two nights at $14 a night and I booked via Agoda. Whenever I […]

Where I Stayed: Bangkok – AirBnB apartment for $18 a night

AirBnB Bangkok

Accommodation: AirBnB Studio Apartment – Bangkok. Address: Petchaburi, Bangkok, Thailand. I had a couple of weeks in Bangkok which gave me the chance to try out AirBnB for the first time. I was already in Bangkok staying in a hotel, so just before booking a new place to stay I thought I should give AirBnB […]

Where I Stayed: Amaris Hotel, Legian, Bali – Indonesia

Amaris Hotel - Legian

Hotel Name: Amaris Hotel Address: Jl. Padma Utara, Legian, Bali, Indonesia. I stayed at the Amaris Hotel in Legian for one night with a booking via Agoda.com. I booked it for its location which is not far from the beach and a 10 minute walk to Double Six Road. Amaris is a hotel chain from […]

Where I Stayed: Atrium Bangkok

Atrium Bangkok

Hotel Name: Atrium Bangkok Address: 1880 New Petchaburi Road, Bangkok – Thailand. Where I Booked: I stayed as a guest of Atrium Bangkok. I have passed the Atrium Bangkok many times in my travels in Bangkok, usually from the express canal boat which passes by. The hotel is a bit of a landmark with the […]