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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...

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...

Is this the best lightweight sleeping bag for backpacking? Review: Nomad...

Best Lightweight Sleeping Bag for Backpacking camping Georgia
The search for the best lightweight sleeping bag for backpacking and hiking Have you ever been cold while camping in the mountains? I have! I...

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: Pacsafe 5L portable safe

About the Pacsafe 5L portable safe: The travel scene has changed. In this internet-dominated era people travel around with smartphones, laptops, e-readers and tablets. Often...

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...

Review: Sony MDR-1A headphones and the Sony NWZ-A15 walkman.

About the Sony MDR-1A stereo headphones and the Sony NWZ-A15 walkman: I love listening to music during my travels and I was more than happy...

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: 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...