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Our Pick of the Summer Festivals you can’t miss!

Posted at:3 June, 2013 in Festivals

This year’s summer music festival calender is jam-packed with incredible line-ups and crazy themes. Take a look at our list of the hottest summer festivals, get your tent out of the garage and book your ticket to one of Europe’s top music events. Sonar Festival – Barcelona, Spain. 3-Day Fesitval 13th,14th and 15th June. This […]

The Greenfield Festival in Interlaken

Posted at:3 April, 2013 in Festivals

The Greenfield Festival (Interlaken, Switzerland) is one of the most important festivals in Switzerland. It became a national Mecca of new and old music. This will be the 7th edition and once again there aren’t more bands confirmed at the moment. For The Greenfield Festival is only three-day passes. Camped on the grounds and the […]

Trucker and Country Festival in Interlaken

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Trucker and Country Festival in Interlaken: 28 – 30 June 2013 Monster trucks, miles and miles of cool bikes in shining rank and file, modern-day cowboys, and the greatest of festival atmospheres! The finest of Country & Western moods with lots of international acts. The biggest festival of its kind in Europe invites all and […]

Zagreb and Bratislava join Europe’s Famous Hostels

Posted at:2 April, 2013 in Festivals

Patio Hostel in Bratislava and Chillout Hostel in Zagreb are now the latest members of exclusive backpacker network, Europe’s Famous Hostels Right in the heart of Europe, there is a beautiful city Bratislava, known as a “Rose on Danube”. From ancient times it used to be a junction of old trade routes and various […]

International Athens Tattoo Convention

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Place: Athens Dates: 10-12/05/2013 Athens Tattoo Convention is the meeting and exhibition of tattoo practitioners and lovers. Expect the world’s finest tattoo artists, plenty of tattoo competitions, graffiti shows, live music, shopping and trading area and many more. This year it will be the 7th tattoo convention in Athens. If you are going to Athens […]

Hellenic Festival in Athens

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May-September 2013 – HELLENIC FESTIVAL (ATHENS & EPIDAURUS FESTIVAL) Hellenic Festival is one of the most famous theatrical festivals in the world. Open-air theatre, opera, classical music and dance are staged at various sites in Athens such as: Athens Concert Hall, Technopolis, Peiraios 260, Cultural Center Hellenic Cosmos, BIOS, Benaki Museum. However the top venue […]

Prague: Fringe Festival

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Friday May 24th to Saturday June 1st 2013 9 unforgettable days, with performances from across the globe here in Mala Strana – theatres, housed in medieval cellars, a baroque music venue, a former laundry now a marble basement theatre, coffee bars and in the vaulted underground caverns of old Prague… its heady mix of theatre, […]

Interlaken Fire Fighting Festival 2013

Posted at:3 March, 2013 in Festivals

Code 3800 Festival in Interlaken (Switzerland) from 10 to 12 May 2013 Festivals like Code 3800 are ideal for maintaining friendships and meeting new people! The International Firefirefighters Festival Interlaken has something for everyone, whether you are an officer or a visitor, whether you prefer a quiet beer or a big party, whether you come […]

Athens Salsa Spring Festival

Posted at:2 March, 2013 in Festivals

For the 4th consecutive year, Salsa Spring Dance Prod is proud to present another great Athens Salsa Spring Festival! Between 26-28 April 2013, the whole salsa world tunes into Athens and the Golden Coast Hotel where incredible artists, such as Adolfo Indacochea, Oliver Pineda and Ramark Dance Company will be offering dance lessons as well […]

KontraBand Muzik (USA) LIVE at ROOM

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After a few years, KontraBand Muzik is finally coming back to Rotterdam. Their blend of hip-hop, rock and funk is a guarantee for a chilled out but amazing night. On the 4th and 11th of April, Nate and Davey will play an acoustic set in your favorite living ROOM. So take your bike, leave your […]