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How to choose the ideal backpack (without going crazy)?

For my upcoming trip BoB's Epic Adventure, I decided it was time for a new backpack. After long and careful consideration, I finally opted for the beautiful...

Six Sri Lanka packing list favorites

Favorites Sri Lanka GoPro Sony High Res Pacsafe Weird
Saturday, I will fly to Sri Lanka for a short backpacking trip in the central and southern region. My last backpacking trip was more...

Responsible travel gear: Fair trade scarves of Bruut van Bot

Wouter Struijk en Robert Hooft Nepal Bruut van Bot
We met on Instagram. Two design engineers from Delft, one travel blogger from nearby Rotterdam. Wouter and Robert had just started their own clothing...

Travel must have: funky, cool camera straps!

Have you ever noticed that more and more people have DSLR’s? And have you also noticed that all those people wear the same boring...

The ten best gifts for travelers

Bunch of backpackers searched the internet for cool, original and cheap gifts for travelers. We know how difficult it is to find something unique...

Review: Suit Suit Fabulous Fifty Trolley

About the Suit Suit Fabulous Fifties Trolley The 'Suit Suit Fabulous Fifties trolley' is a mint green weekend suitcase from the 'Fabulous Fifties' line. The...

Introducing Yonderbound, the social approach to hotel bookings

As a backpacker I usually just show up at an accommodation. I only use booking websites such as Hostelworld.com or Booking.com when I really...

Review: Fujifilm Instax Mini 25 polaroid camera

About the Fujifilm Instax Mini 25 polaroid camera: The 'Fujifilm Instax Mini 25' is a cool small polaroid camera creating photo's in the wink of...

Introducing Favoroute, travel guides created by bloggers

Today July 17th 2014 Favoroute.com was launched. This is an online market for independent and interactive guidebooks. These guidebooks are written by travel journalists...