Visit Giethoorn, the picturesque Dutch village with no roads

The charming village of Giethoorn consists only of waterways and narrow walking paths. It is fittingly called the 'Venice of the Netherlands' or the 'Venice...

Good vibes at the Kingkool hostel in The Hague!

  The Hague, the Court City of the Netherlands welcomed a new hotspot last weekend: the Kingkool hostel! Bunch of Backpackers was at the opening...

What’s the deal with all those stray dogs in Athens?

Imagine walking around the streets of Delhi in India... Everywhere you look, cows are wandering the streets, lying on sidewalks and making cars swerve. Now...

Get wonderfully lost in Tallinn’s Old Town

Get wonderfully lost in Tallinn’s charming Old Town (Vanalinn in Estonian) with its small cobble-stoned alleys, city gates and small passages. Walk past impressive...

Sleep less, dream more – Sleeping under the wings of the...

Thorsmork
Iceland is the land of trolls, elves and other hidden creatures. But it’s also the land of ice and fire. Who hasn’t heard of...

One day in Helsinki: a day trip from Tallinn

During my visit to Tallinn, I couldn't resist to do a short day trip to Helsinki. It's less than two hours by ferry and I...

Review of the Hans Brinker Budget Hotel, the worst hotel in...

“It can’t get any worse, but we’ll do our best”. This is one of the famous slogans of the Hans Brinker Budget Hotel: a large...

Exploring hipster Kalamaja by bike

I love to cycle and fortunately I soon found out there are several bike tours within and around Tallinn. I decided to go for a Kalamaja...

Sleep Less, Dream More – Met By Moonlight on the Crete...

Hiking anywhere presents its own set of rewards and challenges compared to normal backpacking, and difficulties picking a place to call home for the...