Festivals are a great way to experience a new destination in a unique way. There are plenty to choose from. During the summer several hundred festivals take place around the world.
So, now is the right time to present you the best festivals around the world in 2017 so you can start planning your visit. Whether you are looking for the ultimate cultural experience, some glitz and glam, or just a relaxed music festival – there is a little something for everyone on the list below.
Where: Boom – Belgium
When: 21 - 30 July 2017
The extravagance of this electronic music festival with its psychedelic motifs and stages gets everyone going right from the start. DJs such as Armin van Buuren, Afrojack, David Guetta and Eric Prydz are just some of the big names who will perform to the sheer delight of the crowds in attendance. An open field with tents and camps will allow you to meet people from around the world who all want to enjoy great music in a relaxed atmosphere
Tip: Camping (if you are opting for the full festival experience) can take a toll on your skin. You may not sleep as well as you do at home and have no time to follow your usual skincare regime. Given this circumstance, make sure you at least drink plenty of water to keep yourself hydrated during the festival. Afterwards, treat stressed, post-festival skin with the Gold Collagen Hydrogel Mask to help restore moisture and radiance
- EDINBURGH FRINGE
Where: Edinburgh - Scotland
When: 4 - 28 August 2017
Edinburgh Festival Fringe is known as the world’s largest arts festival, taking over Scotland’s capital in August. The festival features music, dance, street performances, and exhibitions and the festive atmosphere felt throughout the entire city is super contagious. It is the perfect place to see a variety of performances that will leave you not only happy but in awe for the artists’ skills. And it is an open-access festival, which means anyone can participate and perform.
Tip: Remember that many performances are outdoors so bring the right clothing the weather might be tricky!
- LOST VILLAGE
Where: Lincolnshire - UK
When: 24 – 27th August 2017
A surreal dreamscape of unsolved mysteries awaits as you enter into the woods. Taking place in a long forgotten forest the production won’t disappoint. An army of actors provide an unforgettable and unique experience throughout. The event is structured around interactive theatre performances, music, global food, art, comedy and talks, taking place in mysterious places like the Abandoned Chapel, the Lost Theatre and the Lake of Tranquillity.
Tip – be creative! Make your tent stand out from everyone else’s – the quicker you find it, the better.
- CANNES FILM FESTIVAL
Where: Cannes - France
When: 13 - 24 May 2017
One of the most prestigious events in the industry, Cannes Film Festival is a star-studded, glamorous affair. It is an annual film festival held in Cannes, France, which previews new films of all genres, including documentaries, from all around the world. Jam-packed with screenings, premieres, photo calls and the all-important red-carpet appearances, the annual event is one of the most notable dates on the international film calendar, and provides the perfect backdrop for the sartorial spectacle that the festival attracts.
Tip: For a Hollywood (or Cannes) glow, drink Pure Gold Collagen for at least a month prior to your visit, it will support a healthy look.
- ROCK IN ROMA
Where: Rome, Italy
When: 24 June – 2 August
The Rock in Rome Festival began in 2012 and is one of the major international rock festivals. Thousands of rock fans gather at this unmissable event in Rome. Global superstars of rock music have performed at the festival for the past 15 years. The line-up this year features superstars such as Marilyn Mason, Kasabian and the Red Hot Chilli Peppers.
Tip: The festival has already begun so be quick to get last minute tickets and flights to the Eternal City. And if you go to a pharmacy in Rome, you can find Gold Collagen there, too – just in case you need a top up of collagen.