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TOP 15 FESTIVAL TWEETS WE CAN ALL RELATE TO

En route to Bestival and slightly excited? SAME, so are we! We’re back at Bestival this year and it’s going to be BIGGER and BETTER than ever.

Bit of a festival pro? See how many of the below fun festival feels you can relate to.

For all you festival newbies out there, do not fear. Here’s a tiny taste of some of the emotions/experiences that are about to be thrust upon you.

1. Praying to the Sun Gods…

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STA Travel takes on Bestival

This is the second year that STA Travel will be taking on Bestival and we literally cannot wait! But unfortunately like everyone else, we’re just gonna have to. After the success of last year, we are promising to comeback BIGGER and BETTER than ever before.

So here’s what we’ve got in store for you beautiful festival goers…

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Drum roll…Win a trip to Bestival!

Drum roll please. This is STA Travel’s competition of the summer, if not of the whole YEAR so get involved. Nothing to lose and SO much to gain. You have heard of Bestival right? The boutique Isle of Wight music festival that everyone is talking about. Well, we are giving away 3 unique and ridiculously braggable experiences at Bestival 2016. You and 3 mates could be heading to the festival by train, campervan or PRIVATE PLANE – if that’s not enough we have your accommodation sorted (no struggling with tent polls for you), entry to the welcome party BBQ at the STA Travel Hostel plus breakfast every morning to line your stomachs and energise your dancing shoes for the day ahead. Sound good? See the options below!
Bestival

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Top 3 Festivals in Italy!

Ciao Bella! Welcome to the beautiful and wonderfully romantic country of Italy, where you can dine on fabulous food, gaze at magnificent architecture, soak up stunning coastlines and learn ancient history. We’re currently amidst festival season, so let’s check out how the Italians do it. From orange throwing to as much ice cream as you can eat, here is our pick of the very best Italian festivals and boy is it a feast for the senses!

Here are the top 3 festivals in Italy…

Battle of the Oranges, Ivrea 25 – 28 Feb, 2017

Battle of the Oranges

Image: www.dmarge.com


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Your Essential Guide To Festival Planning And Packing


It’s official, festival fever is firmly upon us at STA Travel HQ!

Not only are we heading back to Bestival in the UK to host our second STA Travel hostel and music stage, but we’ve also launched STA Travel Beats! No big deal, just small group adventures onto the frontline of the underground international festival scene. Check it out, it’s rad.

So, we felt it was about time we did something practical. And this, is thus! Your almost essential guide to festival planning and packing. Not dissimilar to packing to go travelling (capsule wardrobe, wet wipes, optimistic interpretation of your weather app) this should prepare you for all manner of festival chaos, from meteorological disasters to running out of breakfast cider.

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