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The 101 on Open-Air Festivals

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Coachella. Glastonbury. Roskilde. Summerjam. The list of open-air music festivals is seemingly endless, and with a great variety of opportunities comes the difficulty of choosing one that meets all expectations in terms of music genre, size, location and personal budget. Once you’ve made your pick and rounded up a group of friends to come along for a week[...]

Colombia: Getting down and dirty at Cartagena Festival

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The Colombians love their rumba (party) . They do it all the time, but a very special occasion happened to be last week, when they celebrated the day of their Independence from Spain in Cartagena. At 40 degrees and sweating like at an Istanbul Hamam, everyone was dancing in the streets. Don't wonder about the slightly mean-looking gangs, covered in di[...]