5 All American Music Festivals This Summer

Thinking of hitting a music festival abroad this summer? Then look no further than New York State’s amazing line up of the biggest and best music festivals. Make like a New Yorker and discover the hidden gems in a music scene beyond Manhattans’ hot and humid city walls. Follow the hipsters in-the-know and head upstate to sample some authentic American festival life….. The Taste of Country Festival (13th – 15th June) Situated in the green and pristine Hunter Mountain area and only a two-hour drive from bustling Manhattan, expect big name country acts such as Willie Nelson to appear against … Continue reading 5 All American Music Festivals This Summer

Bloody Battles At Biggest Medieval Festival In Europe

The biggest Medieval Festival in the whole of Europe is set take place over the weekend of 12th-14th May 2013, in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire. The last, and probably the bloodiest battle in the War of the Roses, Tewkesbury stood at the turning point of English history – and next year’s re-enactment will be the 30th consecutive occasion that the medieval market town will be transformed for an entire weekend into a ‘living history landscape’. The battle is now re-created every year on part of the site of the original battlefield, just outside the town. Started by a small group of friends … Continue reading Bloody Battles At Biggest Medieval Festival In Europe