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! I was truly unplugged in 2017 (well apart from the laptop I was working on most of the day and the radio I had plugged in my...

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 hubs for this hectic colourful festival. I've had quite a few questions about my experience and always seem to have a load of...

5 Pioneering Festival Sustainability Initiatives & 5 Green Actions You Can Take to be More Sustainable at Festivals!

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 be put in place for a few...

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?? I didn't need much persuading to 'buy the ticket and take the ride' to the innaugral Beat Hotel festival, in Marrakech....

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 working on GOAT festival had been and come back to Goa raving about it... A weekend music festival set not just in a palace, but in a palace in a...

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 hour bus from Mumbai (...seriously that's another story), getting off at the wrong stop and then having the most wonderful and...

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That Festival Life

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That Festival Life aims to bring you the best music festival inspiration from around the world as well as festival outfit ideas and travel inspo…  Find out more about me or keep scrolling to see the latest posts. 

I’m Dulcie, not just a festival blogger, but a festival professional based in Bristol in the UK. I’ve got over a decade of visiting festivals around the world under my belt & a goal to hit as many of the festivals on my global festival bucket list as possible! 

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Feeling Fruity at Shindig Festival ’19

Feeling Fruity at Shindig Festival ’19

This review was originally written for Where's My Tent blog - thanks to Jessi for inviting me to come in her place on a press trip! Bunches of lads as bananas, grape ladies covered in purple balloons, toppling sparkly pineapple headpieces and pairs of strawberries...

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That Festival Life’s Essential Festivals Summer 2019

That Festival Life’s Essential Festivals Summer 2019

Drumroll, please! It's that time again! Not technically the start of my festival season as I'm very lucky to have squeezed a little jaunt to Beat Hotel in Marrakech in this year already. Spring festivals are a blessing as summer these days is so busy for me... that's...

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Beat Hotel Festival, Marrakech Morocco ’19

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?? I didn't need much persuading to 'buy the ticket and take the ride' to the innaugral Beat Hotel festival, in Marrakech....

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Hello Donington!!! Download Festival Review & Guide ’18

Hello Donington!!! Download Festival Review & Guide ’18

Get your Download Festival 2020 tickets & accommodation packages here! So if you follow this blog and my festival adventures you might think Download Festival is a strange festival choice for me... Big arena festivals are not really my thing and I've definitely...

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Saying Goodbye to The Secret Garden Party

Saying Goodbye to The Secret Garden Party

So it's taken me this long to get this post out... (the last Secret Garden Party was in 2017!) but I couldn't really find the words - so here are a ramshackle collection of photos from when I took my camera out over the weekend - because what more do you need when it...

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The Best Independent Christmas Markets in Bristol

The Best Independent Christmas Markets in Bristol

In the wake of the horror of Black Friday & Cyber Monday, with December approaching imminently, and with no plans to be somewhere tropical for Christmas... I thought I would keep it local and give you a round up of the sparkliest events in Bristol's winter...

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