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It’s the time of year to celebrate our dear ones departed. Here are 17 cemeteries that represent a little piece of the part of the world they are found in. Often spectacular and always a little eerie, these graveyards are not merely the resting place of our beloved deceased, but also serve as invaluable historic resources that give […]

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Cosmopolitan ran a start-up special in their June 2016 issue that featured female entrepreneurs addressing the fundamentals of the start-up process. Favoroute’s founder, Frederieke, covered “The real cost of a start-up”, where she outlined what costs you can reasonably expect to encounter in launching an innovative new business. From the domain name and hosting to an SEO-specialist, with design, accounting, legal and […]

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Elsevier, a weekly opinion magazine that addresses issues concerned with the economy, science, politics, finance and culture, featured Frederieke in their “The person behind” feature in the July 30, 2016 issue. The interview asks where Frederieke got the idea from Favoroute from, how Favoroute works, what the business model is and what’s in store for the future. […]

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The team behind the inspirational website Guts & Tales interviewed Favoroute founder Frederieke Wolter about her journey from a corporate career to being a start-up founder. The article addresses that initial leap of faith, the issue of funding and challenges faced throughout the entire process. Discover what drives Frederieke and what motivates her to overcome the hurdles involved in a start-up. Some […]

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What on earth is an inselberg!?? It’s time for a little geological catch-up: coming from the German words for “island” and “mountain”, these visually stunning land forms protrude from relative flatness in an absolutely remarkable way. Our amazing earth has so many stunning surprises and if you have the chance to travel to these gifts of nature, your […]

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Favoroute carried out research on its users and discovered some interesting trends. Our research also confirms what we already suspected – everything is online and now: everything is becoming mobile. The desktop research that replaced traditional use of guidebooks is now transitioning into the smartphones in our pockets and, consequently, the opportunities for mobile travel […]

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Are you in town for fashion week? Looking for the latest dining spots and coolest cafe’s to refuel at? Look no further – here are all the places in Milan to be and be seen at. We’ve detailed the best spot for each day of fashion week mayhem.   1. Potafiori – Via Salasco 17 The Best Spot for…dining surrounded […]

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Italy is famous for destinations such as Rome, Venice and Florence and rightly so – these cities are obscenely wealthy in history, culture and sights but with great riches comes an even greater number of tourists. Amongst the crowds it can be hard to feel the authentic soul of this iconic country but as soon as you step […]

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How can you get a rush of adrenaline without jumping out of a plane or bungee jumping off a cliff? Set out on one of these thrilling walks! Hugging precarious cliff faces or suspended high amongst tree tops, these highly elevated paths make your heart drop and your eyes open wide. Not requiring any special skills or equipment, everyone can get […]