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European Summer Music Festivals 2014: The Guide

Posted at:13 May, 2014 in Festivals

Sziget: 11th-18th August Started in 1993, Sziget Festival has grown to be one of the biggest in Europe, welcoming amlost 400,000 music lovers every year to see more than 1,000 groups playing. This year will see Blink 182, Cee Lo Green, Calvin Harris, Outkast and so many more massive acts come together over the three […]

Tomorrowland Festival 2014

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One of the ‘musts’ on the electronic Music Festival scene, Tomorrowland is held annually in July in the small town of Boom in Belgium. This year, due to high demand the Tomorrow Land Festival 2014 will be held over two weekends; 18–20 July and 25–27 July. Despite the line-up not even being announced yet, already over 400,000 […]

Introducing Marken Gjestehus, Bergen!

Posted at:9 May, 2014 in EFH News

We’ve got a new member to the Europe’s Famous Hostels family! Bergen Hostel Marken Gjestehus  is the perfect place to start your Norwegian adventures. Located right in the heart of Norway’s second largest city, Bergen, Marken Gjestehus is walking distance from everything in the city. Bergen is the gateway to Western Norway’s spectacular fjords, but the […]

Sunflower Hostel 8th Birthday Party 23rd May!

Posted at:8 May, 2014 in Special Events

This year marks 8 years since the Sunflower Rimini Hostel opened their door and we’re going to celebrate!!   The hostel will be hosting their birthday party on the 23rd May and everyone’s invited!  Book your beds now for only 5 euros to get in with the action! Click to book your beds now at […]

Sziget Festival, Budapest 2014

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Started in 1993, Sziget Festival has grown to be one of the biggest in Europe, welcoming amlost 400,000 music lovers every year to see more than 1,000 groups playing.   Sziget means Island in Hungarian and that’s exactly where you’ll find this summer festival, on an island in the middle of the Danube River. The […]

Stockholm Pride Week 2014

Stockholm Pride Week 2014

Posted at:25 April, 2014 in Special Events

Stockholm, as Sweden, has always been known as one of the most open and liberal cities in the whole of Europe. Stockholm Pride also has one of the longest histories, running since 1998, and this year is going to be massive. When 28th July until the 2nd August Tickets To get your tickets to Stockholm […]

Highland Games in Loch Ness

Posted at:23 April, 2014 in Special Events

Although the Highland Games as we know it now, all kilts and cabers, was developed by the Victorians, the history of the Highland Games really dates back before records began. To get a real feel of what the Highland Games is about; there’s no better place to see it then in the little village of Glenurquhart, along […]

Freedom Run in Riga 2014

Posted at:22 April, 2014 in Special Events

Riga was voted the European Capital of Culture for the year 2014, and as part of their year long programme of events and concerts, they’re also going to be spicing up their annual marathon. The annual Nordea Riga Marathon is part of the European Capital of Culture Programme this year, and will take place on […]

FESTIMAD Madrid 2014

FESTIMAD Madrid 2014

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FESTIMAD is back again this year; bigger and better than ever before!  It’s set to be held from the 23rd April until the 10th May. This year the organisers have secured a deal for anyone travelling to Madrid for FESTIMAD. Just log into the Spanish rail network website, select the tariff option  Congresos/Eventos and enter […]

rock in rio lisbon 2014

Rock in Rio Lisbon 2014

Posted at:11 April, 2014 in Festivals

Since the very first Rock in Rio festival was held in Rio de Janeiro in 1985, the festival has become one of the most famous music festivals on the globe. The 1985 edition saw Queen, Yes, George Benson, AC/DC and Rod Stewart entertaining crowds over a 10 day festival, and will go down in history […]