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 […]
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 […]
Although at Favoroute we already knew that traveling with your smartphone is the new way of travelling, recent research conducted by Allianz Global Assistance towards the younger generation’s travel behaviour revealed today that using a smartphone is THE ultimate travel guide! The research has shown that this curious generation is ready to explore the world! As […]
Summer is here! And this means time to relax, time to sunbath, time to vacate, and time to drink plenty of cocktails. All of this is nice, but only when the sun is high in the sky and the temperature allows you to wear your favorite swimsuit. So where do you go? In this Summer […]
The latest printed magazine of TravMagazine (number 26), an initiative by TravConnect, features an interview with Frederieke, about the road to success, future goals, and how to succeed as a startup in the travel industry. Every time another Dutch startup is chosen to explain their story of how to conquer the travel industry. In this […]
Today Favoroute made it to the ’50 Amsterdam startups you should get to know’ list, by Foundersgrid.com. We couldn’t be more proud to be on the list among the big birds like 3D Hubs, WeTransfer, TravelBird and Fashiolista! To check the full list, have a look here.
Network funding platform Leapfunder had an interview with the founder of Favoroute, Frederieke Wolter, about crowdfunding and her (successful) experiences with the platform. Favoroute had two successful campaigns on Leapfunder and shared her story about this in the interview.
Favoroute is Start-Up of the Week in NRC Next. The article answers the questions: ‘How does it work?’, ‘How does Favoroute make money’ and ‘How many people use it?’. Find the online version in NRC Q here.
Dutch newspaper NRC Q announced Favoroute as ‘Start-Up of the Week’! Every week, NRC Q exposes a start-up with potential. This week they announces Favoroute as ‘the final travel guidebook’. The article explains how Favoroute works and who is involved. Click here to read the full article.
“It’s all about execution” – the path from idea to realization. “It’s all about execution”. This is the quote of a highly successful Dutch entrepreneur and it’s a quote I will never forget. After being an entrepreneur for three years, I know it’s absolutely true: once you have an idea, you can share this with the world. […]
In the upcoming weeks, founder of Favoroute Frederieke Wolter, will blog about her experiences of starting a business, facing a crowdfunding campaign and about being a female entrepreneur. In today’s first blog, she will discuss how to use your network in your crowdfunding campaign. How to use your own network to achieve your first successful […]
The weekend is the ultimate time to relax and to daydream about travel. Therefore, Travel Designers see the weekend as the best time to post their inspiring stories on the internet, hoping for the lost wandering traveler to feel inspired and to pack his/her bags. Also this weekend. In two posts, Favoroute was brought to the […]
We closed our crowdfunding campaign with great success! In the last two months, we raised €115.000 – 230% of our minimum pledging amount! We would like to thank all our backers and supporters for the great success! For more information and the complete press release (in Dutch), check out this link: https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0BxDGYzdNgb0-SFdzSXFESVZyOTQ&usp=sharing or contact Charlotte […]
Some of our favourite tweets from last week … Thanks guys for all the support! We truly appreciate it!
“Iedereen een eigen reisgids dankzij Nederlandse startup”. Article about Favoroute.com at time of launching! Read the complete article here (in Dutch).
“De leukste reisgids maak je zelf met Favoroute” – Article about Favoroute.com at time of launching! Read the complete article here (in Dutch).
17th of July 2014 – What About Her (blog) www.whatabouther.nl “Favoroute: de handige site en app voor reisgidsjes!” Article about Favoroute.com at time of launching! Read the complete article here (in Dutch).
17th of July 2014 – Travel by San (blog) www.travelbysan.nl “Je favoriete tips op reis met Favoroute.com” – Article about Favoroute.com at time of launching! Read the complete article here (in Dutch).
“Doorbraak reisbranche: iedereen persoonlijke reisgids met Favoroute” – Article about Favoroute.com at time of launching! Read the complete article here (in Dutch).
“Tried & Tested: Favoroute is online!”. Article about Favoroute.com at time of launching! Read the complete article here (in Dutch)
TravConnect “Create your own travel guidebook at Favoroute.com”. Article about Favoroute.com at time of launching! Read the complete article here (in Dutch).
“New super-handy travel tool!” Article about Favoroute.com at time of launching! Read the complete article here (in Dutch).
Inspiring interview with Rebecca Boektje of My Travel Boektje (www.mytravelboektje.com) containing with Favoroute as one of the inspirations on Tumblr! Soon you can find Travel Guidebooks from My Travel Boektje on Favoroute! Check out the complete interview here