A weekend in Singapore: this is what we’ve spent

Singapore sky Dutchies Abroad

Singapore is known as an expensive city for travelers. But is this true? We decided quite spontaneously to spend a weekend in Singapore and kept track of all our expenses. Here’s a clear overview of the money we’ve spent in Singapore in the 3/4 days we were in the city. We just came from Malaysian […]

What to do in Pokhara, Nepal: 9 tips

What to do in Pokhara - lakeside

Pokhara is the outdoor capital of the world. Surrounded by some of the highest peaks in the world and tons of hiking trails, it shouldn’t come as a surprise: people visit this town for mountain adventures. And so did we! But we decided to stick around and get to know the city some more. So […]

Visiting Plitvice lakes: must do or overrated hotspot?

National park Plitvice Jezero

Chances are, you know about the Plitvice lakes in Croatia. And no wonder this national park in the central part of Croatia is popular because it’s a stunning piece of nature. All those waterfalls and magnificent lakes… But it is also a place that is incredibly busy, even outside the high season. So, is visiting Plitvice lakes […]

Hiking the Fjällräven Classic 2018: an epic adventure in Swedish nature

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Finally, the time was there. Almost eight months after we enrolled ourselves, we could start the Fjällräven Classic 2018 on the 18th of August. Both carrying a backpack that was a tat heavy, plenty of food and an irresistible urge to start hiking, we were ready to go at 16.00 sharp at the start in […]

Mount Triglav: the way to the top of Slovenia’s highest peak

De prachtige uitzichten onderweg naar de top van de Triglav

If you like rugged mountains, deep valleys and challenging hiking trails including a via ferrata route? Then the trip from the Vrata Valley to the top of Mount Triglav, the highest mountain in Slovenia, is a must. But, the route is tough and requires some climbing materials if you want to be able to safely […]

What to bring on a hike? Here’s our complete packing list!

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It’s a tough one: everything you want to take with you on a hiking trip, you have to carry yourself. If you are like us, you like to keep your backpack as light as possible, but also be sure you have everything you need when you’re in the great outdoors. What do you really need […]

Responsible travel: what, why and how?

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Traveling is awesome. You learn a lot, it provides you with unforgettable memories and it is just a great overall experience. Unfortunately, there’s also a less positive side to traveling: it has a huge impact on the environment and local life. With a world trip coming up next year, we wanted to learn about what […]

Hiking in Triglav National Park in Slovenia

De hoogste berg van Slovenië Triglav

Slovenia is becoming increasingly popular as a holiday destination; each year more and more travelers are visiting this beautiful country. If you’ve ever been there, you can probably imagine why. Are you planning a trip to Slovenia soon? You might want to consider skipping those touristy hotspots like Lake Bled and Bohinj and head out […]

10 tips for your first wild camping trip

Wildkamperen op het strand

Going on a wild camping trip… Ultimate freedom for some, but hell for others. If you would have told me ten years ago I would enjoy going hiking with my tent in my backpack and spending the night in nature, I would have thought you were crazy. But things change! Now I find (wild) camping […]

17 amazing & cheap Airbnb locations in Europe

Toffe en goedkope Airbnb locaties in Europa

Whenever we go away for the weekend or need a place to stay when we’re on the road, going through Airbnb listings is the first thing we do. Our wishlist on the website is filled with all sorts of accommodations in different parts of the world. To help you out with your next search we’ve […]