Festivals you can’t miss in 2016.

The last two months of 2015 are running out. No doubt, it is high-time to plan your crazy 2016. Today we are talking about three world famous music events and about one unusual event for real “cinemaholics”. Are you ready?SonarSonar – festival of music, technology and creativity. The best option for an awesome summer vacation. In the heart of Catalonia, in the home city of Antonio Gaudi: three days of wonderful sound, sun shining and an amazing atmosphere. Die Antwoord, Massive Attack, Moderate and other famous musicians will be there.Where: Barcelona, SpainWhen: in the middle of June (12-14 of June…

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Thinking of going to one last festival this summer?

Thinking of going to one last festival this summer? Need some help deciding… Hannah Wants So Hannah, how’s your 2015 been so far? Amazing thank you! I started the year with the Holy Ship in Miami followed by a two-week vacation in Cancun and it’s been absolutely hectic since then. I’m a happy girl. In your words what was your big break? I don’t think there was one. I’ve been DJ’ing and grafting for over a decade to reach where I am now. Some people think success happens over night but it doesn’t. Every day, every month, every year I’d…

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Edinburgh Fringe Festival tips

The Edinburgh Fringe Festival is the largest arts festival in the world, making it the ideal destination for actors, writers and directors to show off their latest work. It also makes a great holiday destination for arts lovers, with comedy, drama, musicals and children’s shows ready to entertain from the 5th-31st August.  If you’re heading up to Edinburgh this August, here are a few tips for surviving your festival experience.  1. Research The Edinburgh Fringe festival website will have all the shows that are playing throughout the month. Look at websites such as the BBC and review sites such as…

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Your next festival adventure – Sziget 2015

So you’ve done V Fest, you’ve got your tickets sorted for Reading and Leeds, Glastonbury was almost in your grasp but you didn’t quite get through. Have you ever thought about heading abroad to get your fill of the festival experience? Sziget 2015 is held on Óbuda Island in Budapest, opening it’s gates on 10th August 2015 to 400,000 festival goers from all over the world. Something that Sziget has that the rest of the UK festivals don’t? Access to the city of Budapest and a week long stint in the summer sun. With the latest line-up announcements including the…

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Festival volunteering- the Oxfam experience

With winter well and truly upon us, festival season could not feel further away, but nothing cures the January blues better than making summer plans, and for me, summer = festivals. Credit: Oxfam Despite their wonderful traits- of which there are many, going to big name festivals is becoming increasingly expensive. Although events such as T in the Park, Bestival and Reading & Leeds offer great value for money in terms of the amount of acts performing, a treasured ticket to one of summer’s highlights comes at a hefty price tag. With most of the main contenders…

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