Trying out the Rotterdam Routes App

"Of course I know Rotterdam...!" I grew up near Rotterdam and I've been living in Rotterdam since I was eighteen. It's safe to say I...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...