Budget Accommodation & Eateries

Budget Accommodation

Food & Drink

Jakarta Stopover

Jakarta Stopover

On arrival at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, we'd decided to take a short Jakarta stopover in[...]
Hotel Elim & Minibus to Jepara

Hotel Elim & Minibus to Jepara

There are several options for getting over to Karimunjawa island from the mainland of Central Java. [...]
Edinburgh City Break

Edinburgh City Break

If you ever need a great excuse for an Edinburgh city break, the availability of some great internat[...]
Antica Dimora Contessa Arrivabene

Antica Dimora Contessa Arrivabene

One night in Rome, and we checked into an establishment rejoicing in the name of Antica Dimora Conte[...]
Mumbai City Fort Area

Mumbai City Fort Area

We'd put off visiting Mumbai City until the end of our trip to India. Arriving by plane from Goa, we[...]
Kovalam Lighthouse Beach

Kovalam Lighthouse Beach

One week before arriving in Kovalam, I sent an email to our hotel requesting an airport pickup. The [...]
Girona City Stopover - Where to stay and eat

Girona City Stopover - Where to stay and eat

Our Girona city stopover allowed us just one night in Girona, before heading south to Barcelona-El P[...]
Venice Osteria and Trattoria

Venice Osteria and Trattoria

Considering that Italy is pretty much one big restaurant, there’s never any difficulty finding somew[...]
Booze in Bohol

Booze in Bohol

If you're not careful, drinking (booze, not water 🙂 ) can account for a large share of your holida[...]
Griller in Manila

Griller in Manila

We took a stroll from the hotel to Intramuros, Manila Cathedral and Rizal Park (about a 3-hour round[...]

 


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Sandbank Sunset - budget accommodation

Palm Paradise