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What is a Casa Particular? All You Need to Know About These Homestays in Cuba (with Video)

What is a Casa Particular? All You Need to Know About These Homestays in Cuba (with Video)

Since returning from Cuba, you may have noticed that we’ve been raving about how great the casa particular experience is in the country. Staying with a local family, eating Cuban food, smoking cigars with the home owners and learning about the nation’s culture and history from real people was one of the major highlights of our trip. It’s ...
Accommodation Spotlight B&B Cancun

Accommodation Spotlight: Bed & Breakfast Cancun

As soon as the owners of B&B Cancun, Peter and Veronica, picked us up at the airport, we knew we were going to get along. Peter, a Canadian and Veronica a Mexican, had met a few years back and they welcomed us into their home like family. This B&B only has 3 rooms and the ...
Accommodation Spotlight Hostel Amigo Suites Downtown

Accommodation Spotlight: Hostel Amigo Suites Downtown, Mexico City

Very seldom do we come across a hostel that really blows our mind, but Hostel Amigo Suites is definitely one such place. For those of you who hear the word “hostel” and think of dingy dorm rooms, dirty bathrooms and cramped living space, get that picture out of your head. Amigo Suites Downtown has all ...
Accommodation Spotlight Hostal Del Campanero

Accommodation Spotlight – Hostal Del Campanero in Guanajuato

When we first arrived at Hostal Del Campanero, we were greeted by the friendly staff and informed that our room was not yet ready, despite the fact that we were checking in at 3:00 pm. We were a little surprised, but the hostel had plenty of common areas for us to hang-out in while we ...

Mad Monkey in Cambodia: A Hostel That Helps

We were recently contacted by Mad Monkey Hostels in Cambodia to help them spread the word of their amazing, funky and fun accommodations around the country. Upon researching their background and their brand, we realized that they are a hostel that truly helps out the local community. They don’t just offer funky hostel accommodation, they ...
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Accommodation Spotlight: The Frangipani Hotel, Bequia

During our trip through the Grenadines, we spent 9 nights on the gorgeous island of Bequia, and would’ve stayed longer if we had the time. Bequia Island is full of gorgeous, boutique-style hotels. During our stay on Bequia, we were lucky enough to experience a few different places, with the Frangipani Hotel being one of ...