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...

Nine reasons to visit the Tatra mountains in Poland!

Tatra mountains in Poland - "I had no idea that Poland looked like this!", quite a few people responded to my photos of the Tatra...

8 Reasons why Luxembourg should not be missed during your Europe...

Luxembourg, as small as it may be has surprisingly much to offer. Here are 8 reasons why Luxembourg should not be missed during your Europe...

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...

Christiania interview with Anders while he smokes a joint.

I met Anders in the winter of 2013 during our visit to Christiania Freetown while he was standing around one of the 'campfires' and...

All aboard the Transmongolian Express!

In 2010 we jumped the epic 'Trans-Mongolian Express' and traveled 7621 kilometers from the red square in Moscow to the forbidden city in Beijing....

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...

The best Dutch music festivals

Even though the Netherlands is a fairly small country, the music festivals are huge, frequent and top-notch. I'm no die hard music lover or...