Festivals

A Local’s Guide to Novalja, Pag
The idyllic Croatian island of Pag will play host to this year’s Sonus festival. Here are some top tips that usually only locals get to know about.
15 Music Festival Dos And Don’ts
Whether you’re pitching up for a whole weekend of festival antics or you’re just jetting in for the day, check out the following dos and don’ts and get ready for a summer to remember.
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15 of Europe’s end-of-summer festivals
Summer’s not over until the first leaf falls so keep the sunny spirit alive and hit up some of Europe’s best end-of-summer festivals before the streets burn orange.
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6 Incredible Events in Europe this July
Summer is finally here and as we prepare for our summer holidays it’s always good to know what events are happening across Europe. Here are 6 incredible events in Europe this July…
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A guide to Malta’s festivals
Small but mighty, this archipelago in the centre of the Med knows how to party. Join in, live like a local and follow our guide to the best festivals in Malta.
6 Brilliant Events in Europe this June
There’s so much to look forward to in Europe this summer – the following are just 6 of our top things to do in June in Europe…
6 Brilliant Events in Europe this May
Look forward to a jam-packed May with our guide to some of the best festivals, parties and sports events happening across Europe...
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Why Edinburgh is the ultimate festival city
The Scottish capital is alive with festival activity 365 days a year. Join in the celebrations and come to see why Edinburgh really is the ultimate festival city.
6 Brilliant Events in Europe this April
There’s plenty to look forward to in Europe this spring – the following are just 6 of our top things to do in April in Europe…
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7 of the best festivals in Brussels
Plan your sight-seeing to the soundtrack of open-air concerts and head to Brussels during one of its many festival periods. Here's our guide to seven of the best festivals in the Belgian capital.
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17 Places to Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Europe
Paddy's Day has become an international celebration so don't worry if you can't be in Ireland on the 17th of March. Here is a list of 17 places to celebrate St. Patrick's Day outside Ireland...
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What’s on in Dublin on St. Patrick’s Day
Paint the town green in the place where it all began and spend St. Patrick’s Day in Dublin this year. Here’s our ‘what to do in Dublin’ guide to the city’s St. Patrick’s Day festivities.
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Semana Santa Malaga – Easter festivals and fairs
The Spanish celebration of Holy Week takes Easter festivities to a new level. Here is our guide to the Semana Santa festivals and fairs in Malaga.
5 reasons why Glasgow's music is the best
As the beating heart of Scotland’s largest city, music has lent a hand in weaving the Glaswegian culture the world has come to know and love. Here are five reasons why music in Glasgow is the best.
19 Places to See in 2019
With plenty of new and extended routes from the UK, there’s every reason to make 2019 your year of travel. Here are 19 of our top picks of places to see in 2019...
Top Festivals to Visit in Bristol
Festival lover? Bristol hosts festivals covering everything from food and comedy to balloons, music and more. Here are the top festivals to visit in Bristol.
Saints and Sardines: Lisbon’s Festival of Santo Antonio
Young, free, single…hungry? Fly to Lisbon this June, the Portuguese capital is ready to welcome you to one of Europe’s most colourful street parties – the Festival of Santo Antonio.
How to Get the Most from Oktoberfest
It’s easy to get baffled by the crowds and volume of things to do, eat, drink and see there. From experience, here are 7 things to remember when visiting the world’s largest beer celebration...
Re-Joyce! How to Have a Proper Bloomsday in Dublin
Bloomsday is celebrated all over the world, but there’s nowhere better to celebrate it than in Dublin city. The following are a few proper Joycean things you can do in Dublin on Bloomsday.
You Say Tomato… La Tomatina Survival Guide
On the last Wednesday of August every year, a small town in eastern Spain becomes a scene of absolute carnage. By the time the fight ends, the streets run red… with mushed tomatoes.
Europe’s Best Carnivals
Feathers, sequins, elaborate costumes, loud music, dancing, singing, eating and drinking… what’s not to love about a good carnival knees up?