Work with BoB

Adventure and cultural explorations around the world

About me

Bunch of Backpackers is a travel blog, ran by ‘travel mastermind’ Manouk, a medical doctor and travel writer from Rotterdam, the Netherlands. With her endless curiosity, enthusiasm and courage she captures her adventurous travels around the world. So far, she visited over 75 countries! Her mission is to help fellow travelers to make most out of their trips. Therefore, the slogan of Bunch of Backpackers is: Your adventure. Make it count.

“I just wanted to say thank you again for your blog. You are incredibly inspiring and my role model in traveling!” – Anne (Australia)

About Bunch of Backpackers

Bunch of Backpackers gives inspiration and information to independent travelers around the world. We focus specifically on adventure/outdoor and extraordinary (often more unusual and offbeat) destinations  with personal and original articles. Our articles (e.g. Backpacker Bingo) have been picked up and shared via social media by influential companies such as Hostelworld and Kilroy Travels. Bunch of Backpackers was featured in numerous online and offline travel media and appears regularly in ‘Top … list’ of Best Travel Bloggers worldwide. Bunch of Backpackers was featured by Matador Network as one of their top female Instagrammers who keep it real. In 2024 Bunch of Backpackers ranked 334 of all major travel blogs in the world in 2023 (Source: Everything Everywhere) based on Trust Flow, Domain Authority, Domain Rating and Domain Score, showing that it remains a stable and trusted website.

“I love to follow your Instagram and especially your stories these past weeks. Your way of travel really appeals to me and you strike the exact right tone in telling your stories by showing interesting or unique moments from other cultures and insights in your daily travel life. Very inspiring. Keep on going!” – Saar (The Netherlands)

Manouk Bunch of Backpackers travel blog

About our visitors

Our visitors are aged 20-40 and are mainly from the US and the UK (70%), the Netherlands (10%) and the rest of the world (20%). The website has a steady stream of traffic and new followers each month and is accompanied by strong social media engagement. More info on our visitors can be found in the media kit.

“I love your travel stories on Instagram, because you’re so authentic and really get into the culture wherever you are. I always look forward to your posts” – Nellie

About the possibilities

Bunch of Backpackers is open to working with travel companies of all shapes and sizes which fit our blog. Note that our blog posts can be published in both Dutch and English. This way you will reach an even broader audience! We offer captivating stories & photography and extensive social media coverage before, after and during the trip / experience. Bunch of Backpackers already worked with a great number of PR agencies, DMO’s and well-known brands.

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Bunch of Backpackers Media Kit (2024 edition) 

Proud of previous collaborations (selection)


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Surf Berbere Taghazout Morocco

planet-surfcamp De Wit Schijndel Bagage Online

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Visit Luxembourg

City Hub hostel