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 – 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 Chinatown […]

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 […]

Hostel Review: 5footway.inn Project Chinatown 1 – Singapore

Hostel Name: 5footway.inn Project Chinatown 1 Address: 63 Pagoda Street, Chinatown, Singapore For budget backpackers travelling around Southeast Asia, arriving in Singapore may be a shock to the system after staying in cheap guesthouses. The good news is that there is a thriving hostel scene happening in Singapore. One of the prominent hostels is the […]