About the author: Joann Plockova is a freelance journalist based in Prague. Her work is regularly featured in both print and
online publications in the Czech Republic, the U.S. and U.K. To see what she's been up to visit her Web site.
As my regular readers will have caught on to by now, I’m a huge fan of budget hotels, and specifically those in Paris. I visit them, stay in them and follow their changes (and sadly for some, th … read
Even in a city as vibrant as Barcelona, staying in a ho-hum hotel can make a grand vacation bland. Your stay will be much more enjoyable if you can find accommodation that feels as alive as the city i … read