The Weekend Australian - Travel - - Travel & Indulgence - MICHELLE ROWE

THE strength of the Aussie dol­lar may be get­ting us more bang for our buck over­seas, but you’d imag­ine cheap-as-chips ac­com­mo­da­tion in the heart of Lon­don would be a pipe dream. Travelodge Covent Gar­den, in the heart of the West End, how­ever, is of­fer­ing digs for about £70 ($110) a night. Our dou­ble room is ba­sic — bed, desk, tele­vi­sion, com­pact bath­room — but spot­lessly clean. With myr­iad theatre and din­ing op­tions right on the doorstep, who needs frills? Now we’ve more to spend on a big night out in one of the world’s most ex­cit­ing neigh­bour­hoods. More:

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Australia

© PressReader. All rights reserved.