Best Celebrations Around the World

From Mardi Gras to Dia de los Muertos, our planet really knows how to party

The Best 420 Friendly Events Around the World

Cannabis rallies, festivals and parties have been popping up since the 70’s as a way to celebrate, educate, and protest weed laws around the world. Typically taking place on or around April 20th, 420 friendly events provide one day of freedom and bliss. While we love having something to look forward to, we decided that […]

Hanukkah 2019: Where to Celebrate Around The World

We all know that the best thing to do during Hanukkah is to celebrate with family and friends. It’s a time to appreciate your loved ones and honor an amazing, deep-seated tradition. But if you suddenly feel the urge to travel around the world (who doesn’t every once and awhile?), then we’ve got the perfect […]

Best Winter Festivals Around the World 2020

Can’t afford a steamy tropical vacation this winter? No worries. Bundle up embrace the cold with these super cozy (and family-friendly) winter festivals found around the world. Some of the best winter vacation spots are hiding right in plain sight: explore majestic ice sculptures in China, watch twinkling lights in the Netherlands, compete in winter […]

11 of the United Kingdom’s Most Unique and Exciting Festivals

The UK has bad rap for being stuffy and overly serious. But UK culture isn’t just confined to tea, royal weddings, and crumpets (thank goodness). Fantastic, fun, and totally bizarre, the UK’s weirdo festivals are at the heart of its history and culture. They’ll mostly amaze and charm you. Sometimes they’ll totally confuse you. But […]

Montréal’s Most Epic Festivals for 2020

Forget Vegas. Next time you’re looking to let loose in a city full of sin, head straight to Canada. Yep, we’re talking about the place that’s best known for its beautiful natural parks, cozy winter festivals, and world-class international food scene. But if you dig past the country’s wholesome exterior, you’ll find that there’s actually […]

The Best Pride Festivals Around the World 2019

June 28th marks the 50th anniversary of Stonewall Uprising: the historic event that marked the start of the modern movement for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, intersex and asexual rights (LGBTQIA+) across the globe. To celebrate, hundreds of pride celebrations will take place in every nook and cranny of the world. With demonstrations, seminars, parties, […]

Highland Whisky Festival 2019: Sip Your Way Down the Scottish Coast

May 10th kicks off the first annual Highland Whisky Festival: a week-long booze fest that travels along the North Coast 500. Each day is dedicated to a single distillery, starting in Wolfburn and culminating at Tomatin. Not only do you get to sip local Scottish whisky along the way, but the 8-day festival journey takes […]

Japan’s Best Cherry Blossom Festivals for 2020

Cherry blossom season, also known as the sakura or hanami flower-watching season, brings life and magic to Japan each spring. Admiring the flowers’ fleeting beauty is a practice that dates back over a thousand years. The small, delicate pink sakura and ume plum blossoms flower at different times throughout the season. The massive bloom starts […]

The 10 Best Cities in Ireland to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

This year, ditch your sloppy ‘Paddy’s Day’ party and head to Ireland, home of St. Patrick himself, where all of the tradition started and the fun never stops. There will be plenty of spots to drink green beer, party in the streets, wake up, and do it all again, but surprisingly, most cities in Ireland […]

The Ultimate Guide to Chinese New Year 2020

Ready to celebrate the Year of the Rat? Here’s your guide to the biggest Chinese New Year 2020 celebrations. Chinese New Year (also known as Lunar New Year and Spring Festival) means a lot of different things to folks across the globe, but one thing holds true no matter where you’re from: the new year […]