Oktoberfest Guide 2017

“Preißn” or “Zuagroasde“, as non-Bavarians are also referred to by Munich natives, often have their first difficulties at the Oktoberfest in Munich. Our compact Oktoberfest Guide 2017 is designed to answer the most burning questions about the biggest folk festival in the world. Oktoberfest Guide 2017 The festivities start on Saturday, 16th September, at 12:00…

Top 10 Halloween Destinations in Europe

The history of Halloween stretches back further than you might expect, with the celebration finding its early roots with the Celtic festival of Samhain. It was, in fact, the Irish that took their traditions to the United States with the waves of immigration in the nineteenth century, popularizing many of the indispensable Halloween activities, such…

24 of the Best Nudist Beaches in Europe

Summer’s all about letting go and getting back to nature – and what better way to return to our roots than stripping off and baring all? The social and health benefits of going nude have long been preached by proponents of naturism: uninhibited movement, stress reduction, respect and tolerance for others and increased confidence and…

The Best Festivals in the UK this Summer

A weekend or two at a festival is now a staple of the summertime for millions across the UK. A whole host of events will spring up across the country this summer, from family oriented events to full on raves. If you still haven’t picked out which you would like to visit, get some inspiration…

12 Pro-tips for Stress-Free Travel with a Baby

Endless queues, bumpy rides, squashed seats… travelling can be a stressful experience for anyone. Long journeys disrupt our sleep pattern and leave us feeling stressed, disorientated and exhausted. Even the shortest of trips can often descend into a nightmare of packing dilemmas and family feuds. So it’s no wonder people shy away from travelling with…

Euro 2016 Accommodation: The Alternative City Guide

As France prepares to host the Euro 2016 European Football Championships, cities across the country are preparing for the pilgrimage of football fans travelling to France to cheer their team on next summer. The expansion to a 24-team format has seen ten cities chosen to host the championships and with the draw made on December 12,…