Budget Accommodation in Paris: Maison d’Accueil de l’Assomption

  If you’re looking for budget accommodation in Paris, consider staying with nuns! 🙂   I highly recommend the Maison d’Accueil de l’Assomption, the Motherhouse of the Assumption Sisters. This was where we checked in when we were in Paris a few months back.  The  hostel is actually a retreat house operated by the Assumption Sisters, a …

Hotels: Number Twenty Guest House, Melaka

I have three words for Number Twenty:  surot (bedbugs) sungit (rude) ingay (noise) This hostel is a good concept that failed in execution.  It may be very cheap, but then again, you get what you pay for.  It’s easy to get drawn to its seemingly perfect, Ikea-furnished interior but it’s a whole different story when …