Reason for staying in guest houses

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Reason for staying in guest houses

Post by atst » Tue Jul 23, 2019 9:43 am

The thought of sleep in a six bunk room with total strangers sharing bathroom with don't know how many to save a couple dollars a night has never appealed to me , what do you do when you meet a friend for the night?
Can someone please enlighten me on the attraction and what I'm missing
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Re: Reason for staying in guest houses

Post by PSD-Kiwi » Tue Jul 23, 2019 9:50 am

Guest houses are normally individual rooms.

Your talking about backpacker hostels.
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Re: Reason for staying in guest houses

Post by atst » Tue Jul 23, 2019 10:06 am

It's to early in the morning how do you modify the title
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Re: Reason for staying in guest houses

Post by explorer » Tue Jul 23, 2019 12:29 pm

Some people stay in dorm rooms because they have very little money. They can save a tiny bit.

In one case, I suspect certain people stayed in dorms so they could steal from other foreigners.
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Re: Reason for staying in guest houses

Post by clutchcargo » Tue Jul 23, 2019 12:44 pm

atst wrote:
Tue Jul 23, 2019 9:43 am
what do you do when you meet a friend for the night?
This could happen :mrgreen:

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Re: Reason for staying in guest houses

Post by Artisan » Tue Jul 23, 2019 1:21 pm

atst wrote:
Tue Jul 23, 2019 9:43 am
Can someone please enlighten me what I'm missing
A brain?
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Re: Reason for staying in guest houses

Post by atst » Tue Jul 23, 2019 3:30 pm

Artisan wrote:
Tue Jul 23, 2019 1:21 pm
atst wrote:
Tue Jul 23, 2019 9:43 am
Can someone please enlighten me what I'm missing
A brain?
And tattoos and dreadlocks
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Re: Reason for staying in guest houses

Post by Clemen » Tue Jul 23, 2019 3:55 pm

In my youth I stayed in youth hostels in the west, it was a good way of meeting people.
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Re: Reason for staying in guest houses

Post by Duncan » Tue Jul 23, 2019 4:38 pm

Clemen wrote:
Tue Jul 23, 2019 3:55 pm
In my youth I stayed in youth hostels in the west, it was a good way of meeting people.

And sometimes a bad way. Many many years ago a friend was going up to Bunderberg for a couple of days and asked if I wanted to go with him , rather than him traveling alone. We stayed at a backpackers ,,, his choice, as he was short of cash and looking for work.
There were 8 bunk beds in the room and I chose a top one and he was on the bottom. As he was still getting over a broken ankle problem from many months before he was taking sleeping tablets etc to help him sleep. We were both sleeping when sometime after midnight others that were occupying the other beds arrived after a heavy night of booze and partying.
Apparently one girl was so drunk she could not find her bed so she just climbed in with my friend. He never knew until he woke up in the morning and when he saw her face for the first time, he said he was glad he had slept through the whole night.
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Re: Reason for staying in guest houses

Post by timmydownawell » Tue Jul 23, 2019 4:46 pm

I don't know why anyone does it here when you can get a room with a fan, tv and (cold) shower for $7.
No matter how much it rains, the dirt never washes away.
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