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35-Second Cheap Hotel Adviser – Bariloche, Argentina

Hosteria La Sureña    San Martin 432 San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina There’s no shortage of low to mid-range accommodation offerings in Bariloche, among them the Hosteria La Sureña, which at about $USD 36 a night, is a solid deal in this popular Andean adventure sport gateway city. Rooms are small but cosy and clean, the beds big enough, the…
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Road Offices (RIP, Pummelvision)

http://vimeo.com/34477209 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 post, that they retired their project six days ago.  RIP. And THANK YOU. My routine while…
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30 Second Cheap Hotel Advisor – Athens

Attalos 29 Athinas Athens, Greece This is the view from the rooftop bar of the Hotel Attalos, just a few steps up from the sixth floor. Nice, no? As big cities go, the 48 EUR/night price is right. It's two stars, which are enough if you don't spend too much time in your room. There is free wi-fi in the first floor reading room, along with a couple…
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30 Second Cheap hotel Advisor – Lausanne

Hotel du Marche Rue Pre-du-Marche 42 Lausanne When I'm on the road and paying my own way, the only rule I'm guided by is to find the cheapest room available with a private bath. Hostel days are behind me. In Switzerland though, nothing is cheap, and rules are meant to be broken. I embarked on the search too late, and all I could come up with that…
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