Now into it's 28th year, Sziget keeps on getting bigger and better, attracting 400,000 fans (half from outside Hungary) to an island in the middle of the DAnube.Past headliners have included Foo Fighters, Florence + The Machine, Ed Sheeran and Post Malone. Not just about music, it's full of trippy art installations, fizzy wine bars, geeky games tents and psychedelic chill- out gardens.
Tip: Go as part of a bigger trip starting in Berlin, then make your way through Prague's beer gardens and Vienna's cafes.
Ultra is a huge three day festival which takes place on Croatia's Dalmation coastline in Split. Showcasing some of the biggest names in EDM, house and techno, it is one of the key events in Europe's dance music calendar. Notorious DJs hit the stage while hypnotic light shows , explosive firework displays and ground-shaking bass add to the spectacle. The likes of David Guetta, Swedish House Mafia, Disclosure and Afrojack have all made an appearence. EDM -lovers from around the world come flocking in their thousands clad in their country's flags. This five-day bundle includes a three-day ticket to Ultra as well as four nights stay in a comfortable, centrally located hostel and an orientation walk of Split.
Once a year the Valencian town of Bunol becomes a tomato bloodbath as thousands of people take part in the world's most famous food fight. Get picked up from Barcelona and travel to Valencia. Take a guided walk of the city before hurling tomatoes at like-minded revellers and dancing til dawn at the official La Tomatina after party.