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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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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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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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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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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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 […]

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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 interview Travel Massive

In today’s published interview by Travel Massive, Frederieke Wolter, founder of Favoroute, explains more about her perspective on the company. Questions like how Frederieke came up with the concept of Favoroute, what makes Favoroute different to any other travel startup, and some advice for other entrepreneurs are being discussed. Main advise from Frederieke for entrepreneurs? “Don’t […]

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Going to Belgium and not sure what to do in Antwerp? Favoroute has created a short list of some things to do in Antwerp! Antwerp is an international port city located on Belgium’s River Scheldt. In the city centre you can find century old Diamond District houses with thousands of traders, cutters and polishers. Antwerp […]

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After last nights magnificent win against Spain in the UEFA Euro 2016 we cannot help but praise Croatia! This beautiful Mediterranean country has something for everyone. Whether you want to explore the National Park, party at Ultra Music Festival or relax on the beach with your family – every location is unique and guaranteed a […]

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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Since the UEFA championship 2016 is taking place right now, we thought it would be a good idea to put France in the spot light. In case you didn’t know where to go or what to do when you’re not busy supporting your team, check out the France guidebooks Favoroute has! Lille The quarter finals […]

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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 […]

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Eating.. Relaxing.. Enjoying.. This may not apply to all but for some of us, when we think of vacation we don’t think of endless jungle hikes, sleeping in random hostels with strangers or having to bargain every meal you buy. No, when we think of vacation we think of laying on the beach or by the […]

The Philippines… an archipelago in South-East Asia of more than seven thousand islands, located between the Philippine Sea and the South China Sea at the very eastern edge of Asia. The Philippines has many wonderful beaches, beautiful nature and the locals are very friendly. In fact, the country has been voted Asia’s friendliest country and ranked […]

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Do you think it’s time for a new adventure? Favoroute has created a list including 6 of Europe’s best kept secret places that will help you embark on a new adventure, travelling through beautiful cities and islands that offer a touch of history every step of the way.  Have you ever heard of these unexpected […]

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Whether its due to the climate, the surroundings or the beautiful crystal blue water, when Favoroute thinks of summer – the Mediterranean instantly comes to mind! There’s nothing better then having a relaxing day (or week) on the beach, roasting in the sun, trying to get that Mediterranean glow everyone seems to be talking about. That’s why […]

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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 […]

Hohenzollern Castle Germany | Favoroute

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

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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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 mirtasdiaries.com 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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Wandering through the snowy streets, listening to the Christmas songs, and holding a cup of hot glühwein is exactly what everybody needs during this time of year! All over Europe, different markets pop up selling their Christmas stuff. But to be honest, no-one really goes there for the stuff they sell, right? It’s just the perfect […]

surfguides Europe | Favoroute

Although you might think of Hawaï, Australia, or California first when it comes to surfing, Europe has plenty of hidden surf gems as well! Try Portugal, Sardinia, or Fuerteventura as one of your next surf destinations and find all the best beaches, spots, and rentals in our guidebooks! Surfing in the south west of Portugal, […]

Het Laatste Nieuws | Favoroute

In this weekend’s edition of Het Laatste Nieuws (the latest news), one of the main newspapers in Belgium, our Travel Designers Tineke and Dorien featured their travel guidebook ‘Bem-Vindo. Porto en de Dourovallei‘.

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Bali is a dream destination. A unique island with its own culture, pace, and natural beauties. This diverse island has so much to offer that just laying on beach is a disappointment for your own trip. Read more about the 15 best things to do in Bali and explore the many faces of the island!

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Karlijn Travels | Favoroute

Japan is known for its clash between old and new, tradition and tech. Making a trip to Japan is an unforgettable journey, in which you want to explore the country at its best. In this list, we will show you the top 10 things to do in Japan, so you won’t miss a thing! 1. […]

City Trips Europe | Favoroute

Are you a real citytripper? Feeling at home with a travel guidebook in one hand and your sunglasses in the other? Have a look at our inspiring selection of ten city trips in Europe. Perhaps you might find your next destination! 1. Milan, Italy. Milan is the capital of fashion and home to one of […]

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 […]