Open House Melbourne 2015 – A Budget Culture Guide to Australia

Melbourne is Australia’s favourite city for urbane backpackers. With its boutique hipster bars and pretty little side streets, the ‘Second City’ is the epicentre of modern Australian culture. Internationally recognised as being one of the most liveable cities in the world, backpackers arriving in Melbourne in September 2015 are in for a wonderful treat. Open […]

Southern Soul Festival Competition Prize – Win tickets for the coolest festival in Montenegro!

Southern Soul Festival Montenegro returns for the third year for a magical weekend of dancing, sunshine and DJs. Taking place at the Dolcinium Kite Club on Copacabana Beach, this year’s line up caters towards music loving travellers and promises to be a gorgeous, soulful experience. The boutique music festival overlooks the longest sandy beach in the Mediterranean and […]

Budget places to stay for London’s summer music festivals

London’s summer music festivals will leave backpackers spoilt for choice in 2015. This year some of the world’s biggest bands and celebrities will be descending upon the UK capital. London’s summer festival season sees parks, gig venues and royal palaces completely transformed by tens of thousands of hedonistic revellers. There’s no camping in London, so […]

Mystical Fireballs and Druids – Ancient Winter Festivals in Britain

With the northern hemisphere tilting towards darkness, winter is a spooky and mysterious time for British people. It’s a weird and wonderful time to visit the country. Most of its ancient winter festivals are intimately connected with evil spirits and papist plotters, where the traditions of yesteryear survive to this day. Bonfire Night on November […]