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YOU DESERVE A ONCE-A-MONTH 5-STAR HOTEL SPLURGE

Posted on September 22nd, by Steven in Asia, Burma, China, Indonesia, tips, Travel, Travel Tips. No Comments

Long-term budget travel can be strenuous and take its toll. In addition to the long bus rides, the heat, and the constantly-changing environments, your accommodations will generally be modest and sometimes downright uncomfortable. Many budget travelers try to keep to a $1,000-a-month budget, which comes out to about $30 a day, accounting for cross-border flights and visa fees. When considering this budget, it is generally wise to keep accommodation around $10/day, which will allow for a modest guesthouse or dormitory, depending on the country.

When budget allows, I recommend finding a sweet deal on a luxury hotel, arranging a 10 a.m. check-in and just spending the next 26 hours relaxing on the premises. It will give you the chance to take a steaming  bath, clear your head, get excellent sleep and even wear a damn robe. You will likely get a … Read More »





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