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A Chat With The Band – Talking Cheese With Shrek

Ever wondered about the finer details of cheese? What matters, what doesn’t, what’s good and what’s bad? Yeah, us too. Luckily, we have all the answers from our very own cheese connoisseur, the one and only Shrek. What are you waiting for? Read up on the perfect cheese platter and the best bites in Spain, you can thank us later.

Everything You Need To Know About Oktoberfest

You already know the Oktoberfest basics – big beers at the world’s biggest beer festival; German culture, or better still Bavarian culture, on display; more than seven million people in attendance over the course of the 15 day festival. You also know that Stoke Travel is the biggest tour operator to Munich, that we have […]

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. […]

XOXO Gossip Bitch

Your one and only source into the scandalous lives of Barcelona’s elite. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ll know that we’ve been up to no good at some of the best summer festivals in Europe such as San Vino and Running Of The Bulls. To say that the elite have been living their most scandalous lives would be an understatement…

Stoke Travel’s Guide To Getting Kicked Out Of Establishments

Like death and taxes, getting kicked out of bars, restaurants, pubs and clubs can be totally avoided. In Europe, where Stoke Travel lives and dances, getting asked to leave, or forcefully ejected from, establishments is a rarity, a situation reserved for only the most monstrous of partiers. This is in contradiction to Australia, and the […]

Australia v Austria: Watch the 2018 Davis Cup with Stoke Travel

So you’re just a wayward sportsfan kicking around Europe for the summer. You’ve already got plenty of plans that involve various types of booze and occasions in which to consume it, including Stoke’s Oktoberfest, the crown jewel of boozy events. The problem is twofold: you have some spare time before the Bavarian behemoth of beer […]

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!