10 of the best intimate & unique boutique festivals in Europe [Updated for 2020]

I’ve curated my dream summer European festival road trip, visiting incredible locations for hidden parties, arts experiences, genre-spanning musical offerings, delicious food and a …
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Festivals  |  Marrakech

Beat Hotel Festival, Marrakech Morocco ’19

Delicious music, culinary delights, more than a dollop of cultcha and an escape to the far-flung deserts of Morroco at the end of miserable March?? …
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Cultural Festivals  |  Pushkar

The most colourful festival in the world – and its darker side. Celebrating Holi in Pushkar, India

Back in March 2017 on my first travels through India I spent the incredible festival of Holi in Pushkar which is one of the biggest traveller …
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Festivals  |  Bulgaria

Mountaintop Magic at Meadows in The Mountains Festival, Bulgaria

Last year was my third year at the magical Meadows in the Mountains festival – and as always it was a highlight in my festival calendar! …
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Cultural Festivals  |  India

Banana throwing mayhem at Maha Shivaratri Festival, Gokarna, India

On my first trip to India in 2017 my fourth stop was a visit to the lovely beachy area of Gokarna in north Karnataka.  I happened …
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Festivals  |  Goa

One love at Goa Sunsplash Reggae Festival ’18

And so Festival Season 2018 commences…. as my two Indian festivals of 2017 (GOAT in January and Magnetic Fields in December)  neatly bracketed the year does this …
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Festivals  |  Rajasthan

Desert Moments at Magnetic Fields Festival ’17, Rajasthan, India

Magnetic Fields reverberated its way on to my radar back when I was in India last year as a load of people I met through …
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Travel  |  Arambol

9 advantages of sticking around in one spot for a while whilst travelling… My 3 months in Arambol Goa

I planned to come to Goa straight after Mumbai to acclimatise bit and chiiiiill out on a beach for a while. After the most horrendous 13 …
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Fancy Dress! Rainbow Festival Outfit Inspiration (Updated 2020)

Fancy Dress! Rainbow Festival Outfit Inspiration (Updated 2020)

Tomorrow I’m off to Bestival which for me means one thing… a rainbow of festival outfits aaaand it’s nearly the end of festival season! This year Bestival marks the last stop on my whirlwind summer…

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Fancy Dress! Rainbow Festival Outfit Inspiration (Updated 2020)

Tomorrow I’m off to Bestival which for me means one thing… a rainbow of festival outfits aaaand it’s nearly the end of festival season! This year Bestival marks the last stop on my whirlwind summer…

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A Decade of That Festival Life… 2010-2019 in festivals

A Decade of That Festival Life… 2010-2019 in festivals

Okay – so not technically a decade of this blog ‘That Festival Life’ (although I have been blogging in various forms for 9 years!) buuut definitely a decade of living & working that festival life…

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A Decade of That Festival Life… 2010-2019 in festivals

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10 of the best intimate & unique boutique festivals in Europe [Updated for 2020]

10 of the best intimate & unique boutique festivals …

I’ve curated my dream summer European festival road trip, visiting incredible locations for hidden parties, arts experiences, genre-spanning musical offerings, delicious food and a smattering culture! There is something extra special about smaller festivals, a…

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10 of the best intimate & unique boutique festivals …

I’ve curated my dream summer European festival road trip, visiting incredible locations for hidden parties, arts experiences, genre-spanning musical offerings, delicious food and a smattering culture! There is something extra special about smaller festivals, a…

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21 Epic Gift Ideas for Festival Lovers

21 Epic Gift Ideas for Festival Lovers

What more could you want on a cold winter morning than a reminder of the summer fun times that are just around the corner? I’ve pulled together the ultimate Christmas gift guide (or birthday, or…

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That Festival Wanderlust #2 – Coachella, Strawberry Fields, Magnetic Fields & Cosmic Convergence

That Festival Wanderlust #2 – Coachella, Strawberry Fields, Magnetic Fields & Cosmic Convergence

Duuun dun dunnn! It’s (finally!) the second edition of That Festival Wanderlust… bringing you a selection of the most awe-inspiring festivals across the globe to add to that bucket list and daydream about when you’re…

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That Festival Wanderlust #2 – Coachella, Strawberry Fields, Magnetic Fields & Cosmic Convergence

Duuun dun dunnn! It’s (finally!) the second edition of That Festival Wanderlust… bringing you a selection of the most awe-inspiring festivals across the globe to add to that bucket list and daydream about when you’re…

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5 pioneering Festival Sustainability Initiatives that are changing the game for the greener – and 5 actions you can take yourself!

5 pioneering Festival Sustainability Initiatives that are changing the game for the greener – and 5 actions you can take yourself!

From food to fancy dress choices, water to waste management; festival sustainability is a huuuuge topic. There are arguments that festivals are unsustainable by their very nature as temporary settlements requiring tonnes of infrastructure to…

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5 pioneering Festival Sustainability Initiatives that are changing the game for the greener – and 5 actions you can take yourself!