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Stoke Travel Officially The Biggest And Best At Oktoberfest

Here’s why According to TourRadar, Stoke Travel is officially the best tour operator in Munich for Oktoberfest. We’d always known that, but it was nice to have it confirmed officially. They made their choice based on guests’ reviews, of which we either get exceptional ones, or terrible ones. For Oktoberfest the exceptional far outweighed the […]

Is Oktoberfest Worth It?

Is Oktoberfest worth it is a question that often pops up among young travellers. There’s no denying that the world’s biggest beer festival is most certainly attractive, but is it worth dropping your hard earned, even harder saved, pennies on? Short answer, abso-fucking-lutely. But if you’re still not convinced, let’s break it down for you. […]

OKTOBERFEST IS THE WORLD’S BIGGEST BEER FESTIVAL

By far. And that’s precisely why you have to go NOW! Life is full of parties! When you were born, it’s likely your dad went out and got drunk. Soon after your mum did too. You don’t remember your first birthday, but there was a party that went by unappreciated by you. Christmases were parties […]

The Value of a Spanish Tongue

You’ve spent the whole year saving (only going out for smashed avo once a week instead of three times) and you’re about to jet off for the trip of a lifetime – the Spanish summer. Previous years have been spent scrolling through social media, drooling over pictures of the world’s best fiestas while jealousy seeps […]

NO SHIT: Traveller Doing Nice Things In Europe

It has been revealed by a series of social media posts that Natasha Beckinsale, 23, has been doing some pretty nice things while travelling in Europe. The surprising news was first revealed when, in the airport waiting for her flight to the continent, she treated herself to an overpriced glass of white wine. Plenty more […]

How To Make Sure Everyone In Your Dorm Hates You

Ever wanted to be the most hated person in your hostel dorm? Yeah, we thought so. Us too. Feast your eyes upon this tasty little list and get busy doing really shit things! If all goes well, you’ll be the most hated in absolutely no time. Good luck!

Stages Of Getting Pissed At A Festival

Have you ever been the one that’s too pissed at every festival? You’ve got more fail stories than success stories? That’s ok, us too. We’ve come up with this handy little guide on the stages of getting cooked at a music festival to ensure you’re always at your peak.

La Tomatina Needs To Be On Your Bucket List

And here’s why. Hurling tomatoes is consequence free(ish) and extremely cathartic Humans are bred for warfare. For conflict. For battle, for hurling projectiles at each other, be they rocks, spears, arrows, bullets or missiles. It’s evolution, baby. Fortunately, here in Europe and most of the west we’ve been essentially war free for a couple of […]

The Worst Possible Places To Receive Hickeys

When and where are hickeys ever acceptable? More specifically, where are the worst possible places to receive hickeys? To take the guessing (and future embarrassment) out of it, we’ve created a little list…

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