Accommodations: Hostels, Rentals & Other Digs

Accommodations: Hostels, Rentals & Other Digs

Posts, reviews, news, and reports about accommodations, hotels, hostels, Couchsurfing, Airbnb, sleeper cabins, lounges, digs, pads, apartments, suites, etc.

Next Up: Latvia!

I'm stoked about my next trip, which will happen in less than a month from now - Riga, Latvia! Not only am I happy just...

Immersion Into Foreign Culture from the Comfort of My Home

No, I am not an armchair traveler, and I don't promote the idea so much; the best way to experience and learn about the...

The Perils of CouchSurfing (Schiller Edition)

I am fairly active in my local CouchSurfing community. Over the past year, I've made countless friends, many of them whom I now see...

36 Hours in Udine, Italy

Once leaving Venice on our Great Northern Italy Adventure, my best friends Paolo, Joseph, and Alessandra headed back to Udine, Alessandra's home town. We...
View from Cleverdale

My Stay at Cleverdale Guesthouse, Worthing, Barbados

I'm a last-minute kind of guy. I procrastinate until the time is well within the realm of the unreasonable. This past weekend, on my...

Niagara Falls Road Trip with Friends

A Niagara Falls road trip with friends of mine, followed by wings at the original Anchor Bar in Buffalo, NY, then overnight at Ian's family home in Sodus, NY. The next day we went to the Chimney Bluffs in Huron, NY, and then stopped in Syracuse, NY for a dinner before heading back to New York City.

CouchSurfers Can Be Bad Influences

So, this last weekend was exhausting. I have been trying to get more involved and active in the CouchSurfing group in my own city,...

Jude Law and a Semester Abroad

After my friend Ania left my place a few weeks ago, where I had been hosting her while she couchsurfed in New York City,...

Gift and a Curse: Making Friends Abroad

I love traveling for every possible reason, but if the only positive outcome is that I make some new friends each time I leave...

How to Get Rich Hosting a Couchsurfer

I just hosted my first couchsurfer, Ania, last week, and I loved every minute of it. In the end, after balancing the checkbook, it...