The Craziest Christmas Markets in Germany

We love Christmas markets! Christmas lights, Christmas shopping and Christmassy food all in one place; what more could any self-confessed Christmas fanatic want? As the initiators of the Christmas market craze, Germany’s markets are always filled with festive cheer and enough traditional...

What’s Happening in July?

Written by Alexia Dellner Hooray, it’s July! Time for summer festivals, parties, and celebrations. It’s also time for bull running, body painting and mud throwing. Confused? Check out our pick of the 10 best July events below… 1. National...

Top Events Happening in June

Written by Alexia Dellner June is just around the corner, which means that summer is almost  here (incidentally, could someone please tell that to the UK…) and there’s a slew of exciting festivals, parties, and celebrations coming up very...

The World’s Best Beach Parties

– Written by Victoria Philpott Beach parties = raving in your flip flops, wearing just your shorts or your bikini with the sun on your back and the music pumping in your ears. There are no sweat-dripping walls, skanky toilets...

Why You Should Be Celebrating Holi This Year

Written by Alexia Dellner Holi, also known as the festival of colours, is the fun and happy Hindu festival that marks the coming of Spring and the triumph of good versus evil. More importantly, it’s a time for dancing, singing, and the...

5 Exciting Ways to Spend Thanksgiving Day

  Guest blogger and budget travel expert Aldo Singer from CheapOair offers some alternative ideas for Thanksgiving Day… The best of all traditional holidays is almost here for us Americans – you know, the one where you eat so much you...

What’s Happening in October?

Wanna know what’s happening around the world in October? Take a look at these cool and kooky October festivals… 1. Phuket Vegetarian Festival, Thailand What: Sounds innocent, right? The Phuket Vegetarian Festival in Thailand is probably one of the most shocking organised...

What’s Happening in September?

Summer is officially over…we know it’s hard, but trust us, there is plenty to look forward to –  the world is buzzing this month with hundreds of exciting events to welcome autumn. We’ve chosen our favourites to help get you through this...

How to Handle Burning Man Festival 2013

How does one explain the Burning Man Festival? The term ‘festival’ in itself seems an unfit descriptor for what is less an ‘event’ and more an ‘experience’ – a man-made mini-culture expertly combining Amsterdam Pride Parade with George Orwell’s Animal Farm. In...
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