Rock in Rio 2017

Rock in Rio is one of South America’s most popular music festivals. Back in Rio de Janeiro, where it first began in 1985, this year is the be-all, end-all of music festivals. For the first time ever, rock legends The Who and Guns ‘n’ Roses will be joined by Lady Gaga, Maroon 5 and Justin Timberlake. […]

Amsterdam’s New Sensation

Amsterdam super club Sensation promises to thrill and inspire travellers this year. The electro music festival is internationally celebrated with events across five continents and the festival returns to the Amsterdam ArenA on 8 July 2017. Famous for it’s all white dress code and illuminated staging and visual design; Sensation is an incredible spectacle for […]

Festival of La Mercé 2016

Join the biggest party of the year in Barcelona this September – there will be human towers, fireworks, street dancing and fire runs! La Mercè is the biggest street party in Barcelona and one of the most colourful festivals in the Catalan calendar. With four days of street parties and fireworks taking place, there’ll be more than 600 events […]

Go see the Regata Storica in Venice

Gondolas will parade down Rialto Bridge for the Regata Storica – a historic tradition which celebrates barges racing down the Grand Canal Regata Storica is one of Venice’s most beautiful traditions. If you’re going on holiday to Italy this year, then make sure you see the Regatta Storica on the first Sunday of September. Venice will be reviving […]

Barcelona Gay Pride 2016 – What’s on for travellers

Barcelona Gay Pride 2016 is the largest event in the Mediterranean to celebrate LGBT+ culture. With an estimated 250, 000 people expected to attend, there’s going to be a spectacular party in Catalonia. Pride Barcelona has changed in recent years and can now rival London, Berlin and Madrid as an entertainment spectacle. It’s become a major international event […]