The Next Web features Favoroute travel guides

Last week the guys from The Next Web featured Favoroute as one of the 5 startups that make globetrotting the world a hassle free affair. We couldn’t agree more and we are super proud to be listed as one of their 5 startups! The author of the article, Sofie Bittner, explains: “I recently moved to Amsterdam to work […]

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The owner of Favoroute, Frederieke Wolter, was recently interviewed by Gerrie Brand of Emerce at the eTravel Europe convention over her fast-growing company. Emerce is a magazine that informs its readers about the latest trends in online business, marketing and media. From innovative marketing cases to new internet projects, e-commerce concepts and the most important market developments […]

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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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Going on vacation can sometimes be a hassle. Not to mention sometimes it doesn’t go right and the mood can be completely ruined. Getting away from the day to day and relaxing is the goal for most people going on vacation. Whether that time is spent hiking up rigorous mountains, laying on the beach or mingling with […]

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After one of the hottest summers ever recorded, the temperatures are finally dropping, fall is here and winter is right around the corner. Many are rejoicing for the oncoming chilly winter days and what’s better than to celebrate this joyous occasion by spending it abroad in cities perfect during the winter time! These destinations throughout the […]

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Last weekend Dutch newspaper Algemeen Dagblad (AD) published a large news spread in their weekend magazine about ‘the new travel guides’ and their features. And the good news is… Favoroute is one of the examples given! With 9 features, they explain the new characteristics of the travel guide 2.0:  1. No lugging around The new travel […]

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It’s the first week of fall; the temperature is dropping, the leaves on the trees are changing from bright greens to warm yellows and reds creating a warm and cozy atmosphere throughout Europe making it the best time to visit! Have you ever seen pictures of fall and wanted to be in that very moment? Fresh crisp air, […]

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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 […]

Morocco is such an incredible journey! A true adventure, one can only be surprised by Morocco’s colorful architectural wealth and impressive, untouched landscapes. From exhilarating local encounters to some deeply resourcing alone together moments, Morocco will have something for everyone! Stunning medinas, ancient markets and desert excursions await in the paradoxical Morocco. Slowly switching from centuries […]

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Paris is great, Paris is fun, Paris is wonderful… but have you ever heard of Lille? Lille, more and more, tends to be the new little trendy version of Paris. Similar to its big sister, Lille has a tremendous background history, wonderful cobblestone streets and crazy chic nightlife hotspots but all with its own special touch. […]

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Now that we are almost all back to school or work, we are already thinking about our next holidays and that, in this context of family routine, it would be a great idea to have an amazing bonding family trip next time! Favoroute has gathered for you the best family travel destination ideas, from the […]

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Beautiful Copenhagen awaits to be discovered! Often a forgotten destination, Copenhagen offers the best of Scandinavia. A meticulous blend between the stamps of Oslo and Stockholm, the colorful Danish capital is quite renowned for being at the edge as well as having an ecologic, lush life spirit. At the very core of Europe, Copenhagen is a place where […]

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Sun, good weather… we all dream about those things during summer! Let’s have a mind blowing break and get a hint of the most trendy yet tropical summer islands Favoroute has discovered! Prepare yourself for a virtual sunbath that may inspire some real honeymoon and paradise like departures! Enjoy!   > Bonaire Bonaire is the […]

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Jamaica is a land of opportunity, a land “we love” as its motto says! Discover the Caribbean sea best sunny island and get to experience an incredible adventure on Jamaica’s roads. Favoroute has gathered some information so you could fall in love with the Jamaican tropical hint! This wonderful paradise country presents so much diversify […]

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We always talk about sun and hot temperatures but what if our vacation quality was in fact depending on what we could find in our plate and the new culinary sensations we experience? Favoroute has made up for you its selection of best food travel guidebooks destinations all around the world. Our Travel Designers will […]

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Go and live the summer American dream with our selection of summer destinations in the USA! Everything will seem bigger, prettier and sunnier as always in America, why not have both a hint of the delusion of grandeur and sun then? From San Diego to the Oregon coast, make the most out of what America […]

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No better way to learn about San Francisco than with a local! From funny weather facts to undisclosed architectural secrets, Megan Funk’s 4 Days in San Francisco guidebook will make you feel part of the city’s atmosphere in an authentic way. From the Golden Gate Bridge to the most unexpected secret places, San Francisco has so much […]

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What better way to feel and enjoy this summer vibes than to listen to the most heated tones worldwide culture blend has created! Favoroute has gathered all you need to known about the music style of the world that will make you feel laying on a sandy beach or wandering in a crowded warm street in Rio […]

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When everybody is rushing to the beach… why not enjoy your summer in an unexpected way and get to discover wonderful summer spots but often forgotten for some coconuts and white sand! Favoroute has picked up for you the best ideas of not sea side summer vacations, no clear blue water ahead but exceptional cultural […]

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Ready for some tenderness? Love is in the air this week with Favoroute selection of unexpected romantic getaways you may not have considered yet! Time to treat yourself and your soulmate with some exclusive alone together moments in cities as much special as your couple! From sun sea side resort, reclused private island to sweet christmas atmosphere […]

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On the 5th of August will be launched the famous Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro will care for its symbolic Torch and welcome its champions for 16 days! A worldwide event that will make of Brazil the center of the world for a great and enjoyable sportive moment. While hosting the Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro, […]

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Yummy, so much differents culinary traditions and recipes all over the world! So much food travel experiences to be discovered…But yet so much stereotypes about its inhabitants! Favoroute has decided that it was high time that we start to debunk some of the most famous stereotypes about food and give you some tips only locals […]

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We are all looking for a enjoyable afternoon under the sunshine right? Well, if you are looking for some more extreme experiences, Favoroute has find out for you the warmest places in the world. Get ready and heat up for this challenge! Sunglasses and sun hat mandatory! 1. Kebili in Tunisia  This small oasis in […]

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Beaches, white sand and coconuts… These are all fine, but what to do in between thoses sunny breaks? World is a crazy place and many events await you this summer! So if you happen to be in the neighborhood here are some hip and happening matching your travel style to rock your vacation!   If you have […]

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Up for a great adventure? Grab your backpack and rush to Ushuaia where nature is unspoiled and land is the animals kingdom! Favoroute has gathered everything you need to know to get ready for this fantastic destination of a life time! Discover the wonders of the southernmost city of the world following our Travel Designer guidebook […]

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Everybody is looking for unforgettable experiences! Favoroute has found 5 of the most challenging places in the world for you. From Europe to America, get prepared for stunning man-made inventions in full harmony with nature! From surfing in the desert to walking on water, artists as well as mere passionates offer us a new way of […]

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The ultimate Exchange Bucket List We all know it’s the best university experience you can have… having an exchange to a foreign country. In case you’re on your this experience of your lifetime, this blog post is for you! Now has come the time to show to your friends how wonderful your Erasmus / Exchange […]

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Do you remember few months back when you and friends said you would go on a vacation all together this summer? And yet your weeks of holiday are coming and you still haven’t booked anything? Then, silence the little voice in your head saying “I knew we would not do it anyway” and get started […]

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Chocolate ice-creams, chocolate bars, mokas, chocolate cake, cocoa beans, chocolate milk… Best happiness cure ever, Chocolate has gave us so much that, we, today decided to celebrate its smooth flavour with you on this very special occasion that is the International Chocolate Day!  Let’s treat ourself and have a look at the best chocolate destinations ever! *Reading of […]

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Europe, Europe.. Beloved Europe! In these surprising times for the Union, we thought it could be wise to focus on Europe’s unexpected places rather then its political decisions (#Brexit). Rummage through your drawers for your passport, while you need it, why not make the most of it and discover our bucket list of unexpected destinations and secret […]

Favoroute part of 5 startups to watch in the Netherlands

In the latest article by Global M featuring the 5 startups to watch in the Netherlands, Favoroute was selected as number 4! Of course, we couldn’t be more happy! According to them is the Netherlands is one of Europe’s most prominent tech countries, with a thriving entrepreneurial hub in both Amsterdam and throughout the country. Other […]

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Traveling has always been an exciting and adventurous venture. But what makes it truly unforgettable is traveling to certain places that are well-known travel hotspots during a specific season! This includes destinations from winter holidays, summer beach paradise(s) to special natural phenomenas. In the following list we are going to tell you about the gems you can visit […]

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Last week has been Startup Week in Amsterdam: plenty of start-up events to promote both startups and women in tech. With big events like The Next Women Awards, Startup Fest, and The Next Web Amsterdam was booming! In this blog post we share our day-to-day report of the events, with pictures and all.. ;)

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Favoroute reisgidsen op ANWB

Favoroute was featured in an article on the website of the ANWB website, the Dutch largest travel and breakdown service association. In this issue, different initiative around local advices are being discussed, of which Favoroute was one. The article explains how travel guides on Favoroute are written by locals. “There are these wonderful platform where you […]

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If you’re thinking on going abroad soon but still have not decided to which country, it may be a good idea to travel to Germany! Located in the middle of Europe and surronded by a pretty large number of countries, there’s a destination suitable for all kind of travelers. Continue reading

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Favoroute is featured in this week’s Grazia! Within the section ‘10 Hot Things to Do’, downloading the Favoroute App and getting inspired by new and unexpected travel guidebooks appears as the seventh must!

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There are a lot of ways to travel the world although, we believe, backpacking is one of the most exciting. Not made for everyone but still worth to try at least once in life! Meet the locals, get lost and face the real problems of a country -but also its hidden treasures-. You will learn a lot of this experience which constantly moves forward! Continue reading

Paris Favoroute Review

As a new member of the Favoroute Team, I share with them a common characteristic: love for traveling. Although I’m originally from Barcelona, I like saying I’m a current Amsterdammer and, last weekend, I became Parisian for three days! Well, maybe three days is not enough to be part of a city and its citizens but, at least, […]