Are you looking for a place to stay as a backpacker? It can be quite tricky for some to find a good hotel especially those who are on a tight budget. An alternative that you can go for is a hostel. Hostels can be quite tricky given the differences with a hotel. If you want to survive the hostel, you need to have your expectations correctly. For one, you want to make sure that you can live with other people who are also on a budget. You are simply paying for a bed, a bathroom and some other perks such as WiFi access or even a common PC.