Our orange backpack just loves to travel. He enjoys Asian cuisine, wants to go on African safaris or heads to Paris for a city trip. Of course we don’t mind joining him and sharing his travel stories and tips with you on this blog! With love, Maartje & Sebastiaan
I love tasty beers, and luckily my home country, the Netherlands, is a country where many tasty beers are brewed. Did you know that the Netherlands has nearly 700 beer breweries? It is especially nice that every region and big city has its own beer favorites. So if are you
We have already given you so many tips for an unforgettable city trip in our hometown Rotterdam (read all blogs here). But where to you spend the night? What are the most beautiful hotels and hostels around town? These are the 12 coolest places to sleep in Rotterdam (with an
The Loire Valley has dozens of romantic castles in an area with charming villages and endless vineyards and fruit orchards. The happy few back in the old days of France, have crammed the river valley with the most beautiful monuments. Where you might think of a castle built for defense,
With our travel love, we fly all over the world, but that is not something the world itself benefits much from. We calculated the CO2 impact of a flight for a city trip and investigated the difference in travel time and price. Our conclusion? We are now taking the train!
If you are planning your trip to Jordan, we are a little jealous. There is such a great journey waiting for you! Magical nights in the desert, floating in the Dead Sea, hiking through the most beautiful nature reserves, climbing monumental desert castles and visiting the ancient monuments of Petra?
One of the most unique natural phenomena in Jordan is the Dead Sea on the border with Israel. The water is extremly salty and that’s how the lake gets its name: nothing survives in this sea. That high salt level is also the reason you can float in the water.
The ancient Petra remains a mysterious place. Archaeological excavations are still being carried out every day to unravel the secrets of the old city. Do you want more background information about this unique place? These are the most interesting facts about Petra! # 1 Petra was not a city of
A visit to Al-Deir – also called “Monastery” – is one of the highlights of Petra. Of course the walk through the famous Siq to the even more famous Treasury is fantastic, but that is something you expect when visiting Petra. Al-Deir is a lot less known, although this monument
Are you a bookworm as well and is your holiday the time of year for you to finally get started with that pile of books? Then these tips are especially for you as a reading traveller! # 1 Read a book that takes place at your destination It is amazing
Frequent flyer miles can get you free flights or upgrades for your booking to a higher class. Wouldn’t we all like that? But isn’t this only an option for businessmen who take the plane every other week for their work? No, not at all. It is also a smart thing