Stoke in the press

Tour of the Year Awards for 2017 by TourRadar

“I am a solo traveller and was nervous about coming along alone, however the super friendly Stoke staff made me feel really welcome. I loved that on my first night they got me involved in a game of beer pong with a group of other travellers in order for me to make friends. “ – […]

Meet the host

This month I was lucky enough to catch up with Stoke Travel’s Adam and Kaihla, an Australian couple who run Zarautz-Surf-House in Spain

Nine German Festivals You Can’t say ‘Nein’ to

While some German festivals have reached heights of fame, and are known throughout the world, the variety of festivals is so great that no-one could have heard of them all. This list covers some festivals you’ll have heard of, and some you haven’t, but it will definitely get you excited for everything Germany has to […]

Top 5 NYE Spots around the world

One of the best things about being young and free is that you can do whatever you want whenever you want to! Like party 4 days a week, or fly to the other side of the world to celebrate NYE! Yep, you guessed it, it’s that time of year again!

Which Festival Are You? [Quiz]

You love a good party, enjoy huge crowds and plan all your travel around world festivals. But what festival best matches your personality? Take this quiz from Stoke Travel and see what festival you should hit up next!

Oktoberfest on a Teacher’s Budget

We understand that living in London can still be an expensive time. Rents are high, and there’s so much to do that it can be hard to stay-in and save your pounds. Just because you spend half your salary on glitter pens, doesn’t mean you have to miss out on Europe’s biggest Volkfest! Follow Stoke’s tips for […]


Stoke Travel, named for that dangerous activity among teens, not the town in Northern England (watch this video on the dangers of being stoked) are a company well-versed in the art of showing their guests how to party, especially on their Basque Country Van Surfari.

How Dare She: Your first Oktoberfest – what you need to know

You’re headed to your first Oktoberfest? Congrats! Here’s what you need to know to make the most of the festival as a first-timer. There is a lot to consider from where to stay, what to wear, what you need to bring with you and, possibly most importantly, which songs you need to learn.

Tourradar: The Strangest Street Parties in Spain

About a year go we quit our jobs in Australia and relocated to Spain tasked with documenting the country’s weirdest and wildest traditional and cultural parties. We were familiar with the fiestas most people have heard of — San Fermin and its infamous Bullrun, La Tomatina at the end of August — as well as […]