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16 April

Plovdiv, Bulgaria Center of Plovdiv, Bulgaria. Plovdiv is  the European Capital of Culture in 2019   In the heart of Bulgaria, equidistant from the Aegean and Black Seas, Plovdiv lies on what was once a the most direct route between Europe and Constantinople, today’s Istanbul. 6,000 years of continuous inhabitation including Roman, Ottoman, Thracians, and […]

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07 April

The storm of the Coronavirus has affected a wide range of industries, including music festivals and the artists who were set to perform at them. Due to global lockdown measures, public gatherings have been banned in a number of different countries. This has forced music venues and festival sites to close their doors and cancel […]

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13 March

In our second podcast, Chris is joined by friends and music lovers Ash and Graeme to review the European Festival Awards 2020, the annual celebration of the continent’s most esteemed festivals and the organisers behind them. What do you think about this year’s winners? Please leave me a comment below, share and subscribe to the […]

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02 March

Welcome to our debut video blog from Festival-Insider.com Founder and Editor-in-Chief, Chris Taylor. Please watch, like, leave a comment, subscribe and/or share this video. I’d love to hear your thoughts! Remember, Festival Insider, which aims to become the internet’s top resource for festival travel and tourism, will only succeed with your help. If you would […]

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18 February

“Shall we get VIP festival tickets?” A question most frequently asked by your mate whose parents still pay their rent and the lucky ones with too much disposable income. But for those of us without money to burn the real question is – are VIP festival tickets worth the extra dosh? VIP tickets and their […]

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13 February

Welcome to the first-ever Festival Insider podcast! Your number one source of information for international festival travel and tourism. In our first episode, Founder and Editor-in-Chief Chris Taylor explains what Festival Insider is all about. Chris is joined by his lifelong friend and festival buddy Mark, who explains where their love of festivals began. Remember, […]

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02 February

Attention music lovers. Mainland Europe has an array of world-class festivals for party-goers, catering for hardcore dance and techno crews right through to Pop and Indie lovers. With so many to choose from, we’ve pulled together our pick of the best European music festivals to attend in 2020 for you to get excited about.  Snowbombing […]

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18 December

Festival Insider Rachel moved to Prague in the Czech Republic four months ago. Read about her experiences of this fantastic capital city in her Local’s Guide to Prague for First-Timers. Moving to Prague? Here are a few tips from someone four months in… Do your research. Prague caters for all tastes and interests, so to […]

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17 November

As the leaves fall and the winter chill begins to bite, the sunny warmth of festival season seems like a long time ago. But there are plenty of things festival fans and intrepid explorers can do over winter to keep their outdoor arm-thrusting impulses at bay until next summer.

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29 May

A new UK festival, Dockyard Festival, at Hoglands Park, Southampton, has been revealed by the organisers of this year’s South Central Festival and the line up teased via Facebook Messenger. Dockyard’s announcement, which South Central mailing list subscribers received via email this evening, encourages fans to guess the headliners for the new Hampshire-based (we think) […]

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