Sleep Less, Dream More – On a Boat without Engine

I'd never thought I'd sleep on the Baltic Sea, neither had any of my travel companions. But there we were, unpacking on an engineless...

The Ultimate Guide to Hostels in Rotterdam – 5 hostels tried...

Best hostels in Rotterdam - Guide by Bunch of Backpackers 6
The lack of a subjective overview of hostels in Rotterdam, prompted to me to go on a few 'microadventures' in my own city. For...

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...

Great hospitality at the Hera Hotel in Athens, Greece

View rooftop Hera
With the beautifully illuminated Acropolis Hill behind me I walked towards the entrance of the Hera Hotel. The two Greek flags above the hotel doors...

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...

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...

Highlights of my recent Vienna city trip with friends

Vienna is a classical city of grandeur, traditions and art and is divided into 23 districts (couldn't help thinking of the Hunger Games). The city...

Sleep Less, Dream More – St Briavels Castle, England

St. Briavels is not your average accommodation. It's an 800-year old Norman castle that now serves as YHA hostel. Read here about Nichola West's...

Surf Camp Fuerteventura with Planet Surf

A few months ago I received an invitation of Planet Surf for a surf camp in Fuerteventura. Unfortunately, I wasn't able to go, due...