Archive for 'Accommodation'

Abraham Hostel in Jerusalem: A home away from home

Posted on 25. Dec, 2014 by .


It is rare that I get to a hostel and don’t want to leave, but the Abraham Hostel in Jerusalem was just like that – I felt right at home and am already looking forward to return.

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How I stay organized when I travel (plus: $100 gift card giveaway!)

Posted on 12. Dec, 2014 by .


Being on the road all the time means I have to be as efficient as possible when it comes to packing and organizing my belongings. Here are my tips on how to stay organized, plus a $100 gift card giveaway!

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Adventures in housesitting in New York City

Posted on 25. Sep, 2014 by .


I came to New York for a housesit this summer, and the owners canceled their trip last-minute. I ended up housesitting 8 times there though – find out how I did it:

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Where to stay in… Las Vegas, New Mexico: The Historic Plaza Hotel

Posted on 19. Jul, 2014 by .


It was love at first sight with the Historic Plaza Hotel, even before we arrived there. As soon as I had decided to include Las Vegas in our New Mexico road trip itinerary, I looked up hotel options for the little town in northern New Mexico, and when the Historic Plaza Hotel popped up in […]

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Where to stay in Sucre: Hostal CasArte Takubamba

Posted on 13. Apr, 2014 by .


We highly recommend Hostal CasArte Takubamba in Sucre, Bolivia! A beautiful hostel with an artsy vibe, we found clean and bright rooms here, a sunny courtyard and good breakfast!

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Where to stay in San Pedro de Atacama, Chile: Atacamadventure Wellness & Ecolodge

Posted on 16. Dec, 2013 by .


We enjoyed our last bit of luxury at the Atacamadventure Wellness & Ecolodge in San Pedro De Atacama before crossing the border to Bolivia!

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Our five favorite housesitting experiences (and the 2nd edition of the Break Free housesitting book!)

Posted on 14. Dec, 2013 by .


Since we started housesitting in 2010, we have had once in a lifetime experiences we will never forget. Read on for our top 5 of all time and find out about the updated version of our book on housesitting.

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Posada de Taos | Where to stay in…Taos, New Mexico

Posted on 23. Nov, 2013 by .


We felt right at home and utterly spoiled during our two nights at Posada de Taos. We just wished we could have stayed longer. Find out why we were so drawn to this Taos hotel.

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Casa de Borgoña | Where to stay in Salta, Argentina

Posted on 10. Nov, 2013 by .


If you find yourself in Salta, Argentina, this beautiful restored 20th century colonial style posada was comfortable, well-priced and the staff made us feel incredibly welcome.

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Where to stay in Santa Fe, New Mexico | El Farolito Bed and Breakfast Hotel Review

Posted on 03. Nov, 2013 by .


El Farolito offers everything you want when booking in to a bed and breakfast – personal attention, comfort and, of course, a delicious and hearty breakfast. Its knowledgeable and friendly owners, great location and spot-on southwestern style are what make it such a top place to stay in Santa Fe.

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