Sunnies and smiles at Benicassim

Facing the music at Benicassim

July 30th, 2010 in European travel by Sarah Lee 0

A glittering array of celebrity faces adorned the stage at this year’s Festival Internacional de Benicassim (FIB). But there were also many less famous faces happy to have the spotlight turned on them. Festivals are not just the stomping ground of the young and free, plenty of people looked like this wasn’t their first while the odd infant took their first rhythmic steps to the sound of Benicassim’s drums, under the watchful eye of a parent, proud to take their child to their first ever music event.

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All aboard for a cruise giveaway

July 28th, 2010 in Cruising by Sarah Lee 0

Are you planning a cruise? In need of a little inspiration? Then get to The Daily Telegraph’s Cruise Show in Birmingham this October to find out more about the latest ships and discover the hottest destinations. We know you love cruising – stories and videos on this blog on Norwegian Epic, Norwegian Jade and Celebrity Equinox have garnered a lot of comments, so we’ve teamed up with The Daily Telegraph’s Cruise Show to bring you two incredible offers.

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Benicassim can be exhausting

Confessions of a music festival virgin

July 27th, 2010 in European travel by Terry Lee 2

Stepping off my flight to the eastern shores of Spain I knew I was in for a new experience. For the second time in a month I was about to lose my virginity. Just weeks earlier I’d attended my first Grand Prix in Valencia and now I was succumbing to the temptations of another racy lady. She was a lady of the night – dark, mysterious and very, very loud. Benicassim was the home of Europe‚Äôs music scene and for four nights she held me in a passionate embrace.

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