As the song says “where ever I lay my hat – that’s my home”.

There are a number of accommodation types available to you as you travel the world. They include hostels, hotels, B&Bs, apartments, tents to unique options like beach huts.

Most people match their accommodation to the length of their travels. For instance, if you are going away for a weekend you might treat yourself to a boutique hotel room. If going away for a two-week beach holiday you might stay in a resort and if backpacking for a couple of months you might stay in a hostel. There is a lot of choice.

Don’t forget to take out travel insurance, you just never know if you accommodation might cancel on you.

Thinking of hostel accommodation? Check out HostelWorld site to research and book a spot.

Prefer something a bit more up-market than a hostel. Then check out and

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