Category - Hotels

45-Second Cheap Hotel Adviser – Haus...

Haus Höllental Höllentalstraße 39 82467 Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany €38/night via booking.com, local tourist tax of €2/night not included. There is no shortage of places to lay your head in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany’s most...

Bedroom at the Maremonti, Puerto Lopez, Ecuador

45-Second Cheap Hotel Adviser –...

Maremonti Bed & Breakfast Calle San Francisco s/n junto a La Terraza 131950 Puerto López, Ecuador I stayed in more 60 hotels, hostels and other accommodations in 2013. All things considered Maremonti was my favorite. it was also home to my...

Hostal San Blas - Quito

45-Second Cheap Hotel Adviser –...

Hostal San Blas Caldas E1-38 y Pedro Fermín Cevallos Quito, Ecuador If you can’t handle a room without a real window, you can stop reading now. If that doesn’t bother you too much and the idea of a room with a private bath for as little as...

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Sucre’s CasArte Takubamba, a Brief Tour

Sucre, Bolivia – I don’t normally post reviews of places I’ve stayed on this trip* and don’t plan to start now, but I will make a rare exception for the Hostal CasArte Takubamba, where I’m wrapping up a 16-night stay...

45 Second Cheap Hotel Advisor –...

Sphendon Hotel Akbiyik Degirmeni Sk no:46 Istanbul, Turkey That is the view from one of the two small rooftop terraces. It’s taken with a zoom but yes, this budget hotel is really that close to the Blue Mosque in Istanbul’s...

Road Offices (RIP, Pummelvision)

This is a series of 124 quick snaps of or from a hotel room/road office with which I decided to try out the free service Pummelvision that I stumbled upon about a month ago. And I’m glad I did since I just found out, while typing this...