Hotel Review: Onisillos Hotel, Larnaca – Cyprus

Hotel Name: Onisillos Hotel Address: 17 Onisillos Street, Larnaka, Cyprus I stayed at the Onisillos Hotel in Larnaka, Cyprus. Even though it’s a hotel they also offer dorm room options, and that’s what I booked. I was in a 2-bed dorm for €28 a night. The hotel is named after Onisillos Street, which is in […]

Guest House Review: Xanthis Xenierou Inn, Nicosia – Cyprus

Hotel Name: Xanthis Xenierou Inn Address: 15, Xanthis Xenierou, Nicosia, Cyprus I stayed at the Xanthis Xenierou Inn in Nicosia, Cyprus. I booked it online for its location at the rate of €22 per night. The location turned out to be ideally located, being a 10 minute walk from the main bus station that serves […]

Airbnb apartment in Larnaca – Cyprus

Apartment: Larnaca Apartment Address: Larnaca Old Town, Larnaca, Cyprus. For my trip to Larnaca I opted for an Airbnb rental instead of a hotel. When I was booking I didn’t know which area to stay, so I just picked out something that looked near the most historic sites. It turned out to be a good […]

Guesthouse Review: Kaktus Guest House , Katowice – Poland

Guesthouse Name: Kaktus Guest House Address: Plebiscytowa 21/3, Katowice, Poland. I stayed at the Kaktus Guest House in Katowice, Poland. I booked it for its location, being close to the main train station, and the rate was 55 PLN ($14.85 USD) per night for a private room with shared bathroom. When I booked I wasn’t […]

Hotel Review: U Betty, Ostrava – Czech Republic

Hotel Name: U Betty Address: Dr. Šmerala 1710/1, Ostrava, Czech Republic I stayed at the U Betty in Ostrava, Czech Republic. I booked it online for its price and location in the Ostrava old town area. I got a private room with a shared bathroom, and the room is accordingly priced between a hostel and […]

Hostel Review: Red Carpet Hostel, Krakow – Poland

Hotel Name: Red Carpet Hostel Address: Al. Juliusza Słowackiego 29, Stare Miasto, Krakow, Poland. I stayed at the Red Carpet Hostel in Krakow, Poland. I booked it for its price and location in Krakow, and the rate was 70 PLN ($19.14 USD) per night for a private room with shared bathroom. I have less tolerance […]

Hotel Review: Hotel Olympia – a budget hotel in Earls Court, London

Hotel Name: Hotel Olympia Address: 49 Earls Court Square, Earls Court, Kensington and Chelsea, London, United Kingdom. I stayed at the Hotel Olympia in London. I booked it for its location in Earls Court, which is one of my preferred areas to stay in London when I’m on a short visit. Earls Court used to […]

Hotel Review: Otyrar Hotel, Astana – Kazakhstan

Hotel Name: Otyrar Hotel Address: ul. Otyrar 10, Astana, Kazakhstan. I stayed at the Otyrar Hotel in Astana, Kazakhstan. I booked on online and picked it for its location and price. The rate was 9,000 KZT per night ($26 USD) for a private room and bathroom. For the location I couldn’t tell where would be […]

Hotel Review: Turkestan Hotel – Almaty, Kazakhstan

Hotel Name: Turkestan Hotel Address: Makataeva/Pushkina, 51/34, Almaty, Kazakhstan. I stayed at the Turkestan Hotel in Almaty, Kazakhstan. I booked it online for its price and location in Almaty. The rate was KZT 5,500 KZT ($15.89 USD) for a private room with shared bathroom. When I booked I didn’t know where would be the best […]

Hotel Review: Bangkok Residence, Bangkok – Thailand

Hotel Name: Bangkok Residence Address: 1561/6-8 Soi Petchaburi 41, New Petchaburi Rd, Makkasan, Bangkok, Thailand. I stayed at the Bangkok Residence in Bangkok. I booked it for its location near the Makkasan Airport Railway Link. This is not usually an area I stay in, so I wanted to try out another area. Plus I was […]