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...

Sleep Less, Adventure More

There's nothing in the travel guides really letting you know the truth about being able to sleep when you're abroad. Sure if you're on...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Sleep Less, Dream More – Sea, Storm and a Sleepless Night

We had just weighed anchor a few hours earlier in Miami Beach and 3,000 miles of Atlantic Ocean was all that lay ahead between...