BoB in the media

Bunch of Backpackers was featured in the following (travel) media:

Offline Dutch and English media

Open Rotterdam 93.3 FM (Radio interview about my personal life, BoB and travels)

Tiger Tales Asia inflight magazine jan/feb 2015 (Publication of Instagram photo of the Bromo vulcano)

Wetboek voor Bloggers by Charlotte’s Law (Feature as an expert in a book on blogging)

Adventour – Backpacker’s Lifestyle Guide Apr/Jun (4 Travel Bloggers You Should Follow to Get Ideas for Your Next Backpacking Adventure)

Blogosphere magazine issue 6 – Re-publication of my Quirky Things To Do in Japan article

De Wit Schijndel (Speaker/backpack expert at a backpack VIP evening)


Mentions English media

We Are From Latvia (10 Inspiring Travel Instagram Accounts)

Travel Pulse (Top 15 Travel Bloggers to follow in 2015)

First Site Guide (Best Travel Bloggers)

Heart of A Vagabond (European Travel Bloggers to follow in 2015)

Nomad Revelations (Top 20 Solo Woman Travel Blogs, out of 2300 travel blogs)

Lash World Tours (Top 100 Solo Woman Travel Blogs, based on statistics)

BoB Around The World (Top 100 Travel Blogs and Top 30 Solo Travel Blogs, out of 2100 travel blogs) &Twenty-Something travel (Mention of my article on ‘Ethical travel‘!)

Backpackers Guide to The Galaxy (Best Travel Blogs to Follow in 2016)

Coupon Machine (Top 100 Travel Writing websites 2016)

Blogtrepreneur (Top 25 Travel Blogs)

Matador Network (16 female instagrammers who keep it real)

Hello Travel (Top Solo Woman Travel Blogs)

Travel Fashion Girl (Top 50 Female Travel Bloggers of 2016)


Mentions Dutch media

Beste Bloggers NL (Week 47 until present: Nr. 1 in Category Travel Blogs)

We Are Travellers (Top 20 Dutch Travel Blogs)

Wesley op Reis (Top 25 Best Dutch travel bloggers) (Weinig belangstelling voor backpackers. Terecht?) (Backpacker Nieuws)

Manouk wearing Bruut van Bot scarf pashmina

Travel stories and tips English media

A Southern Gypsy (Bizarre Foods From Around the World)

Don’t forget to move (Budget Travel Tips)

Traveldudes (Seven reasons to visit Seoul)

My Travel Affairs (Friday Lens Affair)

The Crowded Planet (Around the World in Five Festivals)

Five Dollar Traveller (Books About India)

Cook Sip Go (Memorable Meals on the Road) (Graffiti Around The World)

A Brit and A Southerner (Dream Destinations)

Calculated Traveller (Fish Markets from Around the World) (Thriving as a Solo Female Traveler: 8 ways to Be Bold) (Favorite books of travel bloggers)

Hanna Travels (Perfect gifts for travelers)

A Passion and a Passport (20 Inspiring Part-Time Travelers)

Turnipseed Travel (Where should you travel in 2015?)

Open World Magazine (What’s on your bucket list for 2015?)

Forget Someday (Bloggers Favorite Small Towns)

Escaping the Mainstream (8 Inspiring Travel Movies)

Heels in my backpack (Top travel beauty tips from the experts) (Thailand culture tips)

Backpacking 4 beginners (Solo female travel tips)

Manouk Backpack Fjallraven Travelbags

Travel stories and tips Dutch media

De Mooiste (Stedentrip Budget Tips in Dutch)

Miss (Mijn afkomst zorgt voor de nodige discusssies)

Moderne (De vijf favo hotspots van …)

Wat Zij Zegt (Top vijf vreemde gerechten)

Interviews English media

TravelGeek Mag (Podcast Interview)

A Southern Gypsy (Interview)

A Couples Odyssey (Interview)

Don’t Stop Living (Interview)

Bohemian Birds (Interview)

StoryV (Interview)

Interviews Dutch media (Interview about backpacking in Dutch)

Wereldwijzer (Interview about my overland trip from Moscow to Bangkok in Dutch) (Interview about my China trip in Dutch)

Expedia – (Interview about my travels & travel blogging in Dutch) (Interview about my blog and travel tips in Dutch) (Interview about my travels & travel blogging in Dutch)

Care (Interview about first-aid kits)