One day in Luxembourg City itinerary: What to do?

During my recent trip to the Grandy Duchy of Luxembourg I only had one day in Luxembourg City. Fortunately, it turned out to be...

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...

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...

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...

Best Day Trips from Athens – Do it yourself!

From the Greek capital, it is easy to do some beautiful, exciting day trips to nearby sights like Hydra, Meteora and Delphi. There are...

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...

Antilliaanse Feesten, the largest Caribbean festival in the world

We're having a great time! The weather is beautiful and everywhere around us young people are barbecuing in front of their little wooden houses....

New monkey in town: The King Kong Hostel in Rotterdam

We have a new hostel in Rotterdam: King Kong! Already a king amongst hostels with a name like that. The hostel is located in...

17 Reasons why Hostel Ruthensteiner in Vienna rocks!

Last week I stayed at Hostel Ruthensteiner during a city trip to Vienna. Hostel Ruthensteiner was refreshingly personal, cosy and fun. While brainstorming about an...