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    Kuala Lumpur | Staying in an Airport Container Hotel

    kuala lumpur | airport container hotel

    Why would anyone sleep in a cargo container?

    As budget travelers, we often find ourselves traveling off season, on off days, and at all hours of the night. Sometimes this means long airport layovers while connecting in international terminals. Sometimes it gives us the perfect opportunity to get a taste of a city IF we happen to be traveling during the day, IF there’s enough time between connections and IF the airport is reasonably close to the city. But most of all, it means we sleep in some pretty interesting places.

    Like pay-by-the-hour airport container hotels.

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    i forgot

    to mention that my and C were 2 of those people who were caught in all the JFK madness while flying out of nyc. They overbooked our flight and told us…