Traveling is the only thing that you can buy that makes you richer. You must have seen that quote with a backdrop of some beautiful and exotic place on a million social media posts and every time it made you either wistful or you simply rolled your eyes. But, what they don’t tell you is that is one of the few overrated quotes that are actually true. When you travel, something happens to you. It changes you. With the technology available today, there has been no better time to travel and it has never been more affordable. So today, we have some tips on how to make a smart choice on an essential part of travelling, accommodation.
Now there are a number of options available, hostels, inns, B&B’s and budget service apartments Hong Kong. It depends on which type of experience you are looking for. If you’re looking for a proper cultural emersion, you would be better off with a local family run establishment which offers a few rooms for rent. It might not boast the modern amenities you would usually find but it will allow you to meet the locals and see how they live…to a certain extent.
If you are on a budget and a young solo traveler, staying a couple of nights and would rather spend on other things, then a hostel might be best for you. It allows you to save some money on lodging while yet getting the basics you need- a bed, a warm shower, and a roof. As you are a solo traveler, it also allows you to find likeminded a travelers for when you find you find yourself looking for company in a foreign country.
Another option is affordable service apartments for rent. This is a great alternative to a hotel, especially if you are travelling with family or a large group of friends. Finding a flat with 2 or more rooms might end up being cheaper than getting 3 rooms at a hotel and it offers you privacy. This is also a good choice if you are staying for a longer period. Weeks on end at a hotel room might end up being a bit Cloister phobic and stuffy, but there are some places that offer flats for the same price as a room but with a bit more space and privacy.
Travel has always been a luxury and could only be experienced by the wealthy and upper classes. But now, travel has become possible for everyone without having to go broke. They say travel is good for the soul. So, if your weary should need a break, go travel and experience life.