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8 reasons NOT to go to Glastonbury!

Yes, yes, we’ve heard it all before. Glastonbury is the ‘best festival in the World’ and everyone’s having the greatest time EVER. But don’t worry if you didn’t get a ticket, this one’s for you guys, the people at home! Glitter, staying up late, mud and dancing can have extremely serious effects on your excitement levels. Those poor folks don’t know what they’re in for.

Here are 8 reasons why you can thank your lucky stars you’re not at Glastonbury this year…

1. You’ll get too excited and do something embarrassing.

Adele Glastonbury

Image: www.musictimes.com

Like cry when you see Adele.
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12 Places to Eat & Drink like a Local in South East Asia!

Anyone who’s been to South East Asia comes back raving about the local food. From classics like the much loved Pad Thai to exotic Laskas and delicious Singapore style noodles, the cuisine in this part of the world takes some beating. But where can you get your hands, or chopsticks, on the best stuff? Where can you hang with the locals and enjoy a right old knees up? Check out a few of our favourite streets and markets and come dine on the very best local dishes!

1. Kuala Lumpur – Jalan Aloor Street

Street food Penang
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Top 5 Restaurants in St. Louis

We caught up with St. Louis native Smino, this month’s STA Sounds artist, to discuss everything music and food. Smino’s latest instalment, Blkjuptr an EP explores themes of cultural alienation. Since giving the world his debut EP S!CK S!CK S!CK EP which took the the industry by storm he has gone on to pen this infectious thought provoking record, a man who definitely has an old soul Smino’s energy and likability is infectious.

You can follow Smino on instagram https://www.instagram.com/sminobrown and twitter @sminobrown

His passion for music can only be rivalled with his love of food. Here is Smino’s guide to the top 5 restaurants you must check out if you are ever in St. Louis:

5. STL Fish & Chicken

Image: brennerbrief.com

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Top 5 Quirkiest Festivals in Europe!

Travelling through Europe is often considered a rite of passage; where else could you discover jaw-dropping historical sights, stumble happily from gigantic beer halls, fall madly in love with the world’s most romantic cities or yodel yourself hoarse on green pastured mountain peaks.

With festival season just around the corner, there is no better excuse to start planning your summer trip than with Busabout’s extensive hop-on hop off passes. Covering 14 countries, what better way to explore, meet new mates and travel on your own terms through Europe? Still not convinced? Then check out our top 5 quirkiest festivals to inspire your next adventure…

1.Kings Day

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STA Travel Sounds: Marie Dahlstrøm

Getting tired with your current playlist? Want someone new to get addicted too? Let us introduce you to Marie Dahlstrom x Mawhs with an exclusive single ‘Never a Reason’ for our own music channel #STATravelSounds

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