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 […]

Best cocktail around the world

Since most of us are starting to enjoy the first hints of our summer holidays, we thought it would be about time we speak truthfully about what should be our main concern : where to find the best cocktails? Whether you are still searching for your favourite cocktail or are in need of a refreshing break, […]

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 […]

Favoroute | travel guide

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 […]

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 […]

Siargao - Backpacking Routes Favoroute

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, […]

Same guidebooks, new website Favoroute

Tired of your printed guidebook everyone else uses? Exhausted of ending up at the same restaurant as the rest of the world? Let’s get unexpected!

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100 best hidden gems for 2016 | Favoroute

‘What are your favorite places in the world?’ is what we asked our 150+ Travel Designers. Discovering the world place by place, our local experts, travel bloggers, and journalists collected their hidden gems for you!

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Floating Market - Biggest Markets Favoroute

Delicacies, clothes, perfumes, antiquities… Street markets are those magic places where everything can be found, even the most unexpected items!

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Favoroute featured on RTL Z

Last Friday, Favoroute was on television in the Dutch television program Z Today of channel RTL Z. The item discusses the trend of people searching for their travel inspiration on blogs more often. Therefore, travel bloggers are able to make their living out of traveling the world and get paid for this!

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Explore Utrecht App Preview Favoroute

Komende week zal in het teken staan van de Vakantiebeurs. Sta je op het punt om de trein in te stappen op weg naar Utrecht? Grote kans dat je dan ook even een kijkje wil nemen in deze Dom stad! Speciaal voor deze mooie gelegenheid heeft onze Utrecht-expert Dainahara van Explore Utrecht een reisgids geschreven én uitgebracht als app!

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Shit Happens Mirtas Diaries

Every backpacker knows situations like these.. embarrassing moments that result from a lack of privacy, a true love for wandering the world, or everyday problems like reading a book in dorms. Besides describing these moments in her guidebooks, Travel Designer Myrte Hisschemöller captured these moments also perfectly in her cartoons! On her blog she knows how […]

Tbilisi for beginners Dariko | Favoroute

Dariko, our Ukrainian travel blogger living in Georgia, wrote her first guidebook ‘Tbilisi for beginners‘ about the Georgian capital and its surroundings, for people that never traveled to this Caucasus country before. A great guidebook with tips covering both the capital and the mountains in the area. Now, her guidebook also made it to the Georgian news site Georgian Journal.

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LaPlaya Ibiza | Favoroute

Known as ‘the magical island’, Ibiza has been a favorite holiday destination in Europe. Crazy parties, yoga retreats, deserted beaches, and the bohemian lifestyle make Ibiza an island to return to. Planning a trip to Ibiza any time soon? Create your own travel guidebook by combining different spots from our Travel Designers. We already made […]

Syracusa | Favoroute

Sicily is hot this Summer! Not only in temperature, but also as a more and more upcoming travel destinations. Create your own travel guidebook by combining different spots from our Travel Designers. We already made a selection for you, so you can start collecting! Enjoy!

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This week we introduce to you: Alexandra! A short introduction about this surf chick: “My favourite luggage: surfboard, camera & laptop. My favourite ride: campervan. My favourite destination, guess what.. The Seaside!” The total amount of countries Alexandra visited?: 31!! And the total of Favoroute travel guidebooks? “Two, (and counting..)” Do you have a special characteristic people can […]

Er zijn mensen die precies díe plekken weten te vinden waar anderen niet komen. Wereldwijd. Dat zijn de echte reisbloggers en reisjournalisten. Zij zijn de power achter Begin juli 2014 is de officiële lancering van Favoroute, te beginnen met de Dutch explorers. Check onze nieuwe film!

Where do you get your travel inspiration from? Is it the traditional travel guidebook or is it from travel blogs? Let us know how you get inspired!

Last week we had an amazing road trip through South Africa, Botswana and Namibia! Thank you Sjaak for all the beautiful pictures and inspiring route!

Wondering which travel bloggers and travel journalists are creating personal travel guide books at the moment? Check the complete list on: find bloggers like mytravelboektje, yourlbb and many others! This Summer (end of June) all these personal travel guide books will become available to you!

Last week’s route was a road trip through France!  Check out all the place that was along this road trip: Reims – Champagne – Pommery – Paris – Chambord – Cherverny – Limoges – Montpellier – Mougins – St. Paul de Vence – Cannes – Annecy

Favoroute on Instagram! @favoroute Be inspired by a new route or guide every week! 

Route in Cambodia! Route: Siem Reap (Ankor Wat) – Battambang – Phnom Penh – Shihanoukville – Koh Rong

Route Mexico – Guatemala – Belize!  1. Cancun (Mexico) 2. Chichen – Itza (Mexico) 3. Merida (Mexico) 4. Campeche (Mexico) 5. San Juan Chemula (Mexico) 6. Lago d’Atitlan (Guatemala) 7. Antigua (Guatemala) 8. Semuc Champey (Guatemala) 9. Tikal (Guatemala) 10. Caye Caulker (Belize) 11. Tulum (Mexico) 12. Cancun (Mexico) Thank you Kiymet for all the […]

15th of April 2014 – Tumblr  Inspiring interview of Rebecca Boektje of My Travel Boektje ( 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

We have reached an important milestone: travel bloggers and travel journalists can create their own travel guides! In June you can see the result! Please have a little bit of patience! 

Route in Thailand made by Rebecca Boektje from Route: Bangkok 2 days Koh Sichang 2 days Kanchanaburi River Kwai 3 days Chiang Mai 3 days Koh Samui (bophut) 3 days Koh Phangnan 4 days Ko Chang 3 days Koh Kood 2 days Bangkok 2 days From this Summer you can get inspiring travel guidebooks […]

Not only was today an extremely sunny day, it’s also a good day for a shiny Favoroute milestone! We hit the 1000 sign up-mark on our waiting list! Thank you all for subscribing! This Summer you will be the first to experience Favoroute! Not on the waiting list yet? Sign up at: