The Downing Hostel, Sydney – Australia

Hotel Name: The Downing Hostel Address: 253 Castlereagh Street, Sydney CBD, 2000 Sydney, Australia I stayed at The Downing Hostel in Sydney. I booked a private room with a shared bathroom for $99 AUD per night. That’s at the cheap end of the scale for a private room in the Sydney CBD. Th hostel is […]

Hostel Review: Sydney Central Inn – Sydney, Australia

Hotel Name: Sydney Central Inn Address: 428 Pitt St, Central Business District, Sydney, 2000, Australia I stayed at Sydney Central Inn in Sydney. I booked a private room with a shared bathroom for $79 AUD. Sydney is the most expensive city in Australia, and that rate was one of the cheapest private rooms in a […]

Hostel Review: Cityhostel Berlin

Hotel Name: Cityhostel Berlin Address: Glinkastrasse 5-7., Mitte, Berlin, Germany I stayed at Cityhostel Berlin in Berlin. I booked a bed in 6-bed dormitory for 23 Euro a night. Cityhostel is in Mitte (middle or centre in German) so it is centrally located in Berlin. If I was going to stay in Berlin long-term, I […]

Hostel Review: Revolucion Hostel, Minsk – Belarus

Hotel Name: Revolucion Hostel Address: Revolyutsionnaya Street, 16, Tsentralny District, Minsk, Belarus I stayed at Revolucion Hostel in Minsk. I booked it for its location in central Minsk, and I also wanted to stay in a hostel on this trip. I booked a single room with shared bathroom, which worked out at $24.20 USD per […]

Hostel Review: 25 Hours Hostel, Vilnius – Lithuania

Hotel Name: 25 Hours Hostel Address: Sodų g. 9, Vilnius Old Town, Vilnius, Lithuania. I stayed at 25 Hours Hostel in Vilnius. The 25 Hours Hostel is located between the train/bus station area and the old town. I liked this location as it’s close enough to the sites of the old town, and easy to […]

Hostel Review: HostelsVilnius, Vilnius – Lithuania

Hotel Name: HostelsVilnius Address: Šopeno g. 1/17, Vilnius Old Town, Vilnius, Lithuania. I stayed at HostelsVilnius in Vilnius. I originally had another place booked but when I arrived it was double-booked and they only told me when I arrived. From there I had to go old-school and walk around town to look for a hostel. […]

Hostel Review: Posh Backpackers Hostel, Riga – Latvia

Hotel Name: Posh Backpackers Hostel Address: Pūpolu iela 5, Riga, Latvia. I stayed at the Posh Backpackers Hostel in Riga. The rate was €9 for a bed in a 6-bed dorm. I wanted something in or near the old town, and close to the bus station, so this was one of the options. The hostel […]

The Knight House – a great hostel in the Tallinn Old Town

Hotel Name: The Knight House Address: Rüütli 16, Tallinn Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia. I stayed at The Knight House in Tallinn. I booked online for its location in the old town of Tallinn, and it also had a good rating to price ratio. I paid € 26.40 for 2 nights in a 6-bed dorm. The […]

Hostel Review: 5footway.inn Project Boat Quay – one of the best located hostels in Singapore

Hotel Name: 5footway.inn Project Boat Quay Address: 76 Boat Quay, Clarke Quay, Singapore I stayed at the 5footway.inn Project Boat Quay in Singapore. I was hosted by 5footway.inn, which are an independent hostel chain in Singapore. At the time of my stay there were four other 5footway.inn hostels in Singapore. There are three in the […]

Hostel Review: 5footway.inn Project Ann Siang – a hostel in a Chinatown heritage building in Singapore

Hotel Name: 5footway.inn Project Ann Siang Address: 267 South Bridge Road, Chinatown, Singapore I stayed at the 5footway.inn Project Ann Siang in Singapore. I was hosted by 5footway.inn; an independent hostel group in Singapore. 5footway.inn have a selection of hostels in heritage buildings in prime locations in Singapore. The Ann Siang property is on South […]