Party Tours, Festival Tours & Beer Trips
Happy St. Patrick's Day from Thirsty Swagman

Luck O’ the Irish… Stout?

Top o’ the morning to ya, travellers! With St. Patrick’s Day upon us, let’s take this opportunity to brush up on some of our Irish beer knowledge. After all, several lads in the 17th and 18th centuries worked really hard so that today we could have something delicious to squirt...
Cannstatter Volksfest

Cannstatter Volksfest

The Stuttgart Beer Festival The Cannstatter Volksfest is an annual beer festival and travelling fun-fair held in Stuttgart in Germany. This year it will be held over a three week period from 25th September to 11th October. Visitors to the Cannstatter Volksfest often refer to...
Sziget Festival (Photo: Sziget / Csudai Sandor)

Sziget Festival

Sziget Festival: Why It Is One of the Best in Europe The Sziget Music Festival has grown to become one of the biggest and best music and culture festivals in Europe. Every year revellers flock to the Hungarian capital, Budapest, to catch the very best performers in music, as well...
Holi Festival of Colours

Holi Festival of Colours

A Great Excuse to Get Messy! Some people don’t need an excuse to get messy and act crazy, but if you’d rather have a good reason to wreck your clothes you should check out the Holi Festival of Colours. A celebration of colours, music and dance that all seems to be in...
Spring Break

Spring Break in Mexico – Why The Big Fuss?

American college kids love Spring Break, and let’s face it who wouldn’t when it’s a great excuse to party all day and night for several weeks of the year! There are countless spring break destinations but the more exotic they are, the better and that’s why Mexico often wins...
Songkran Thai New Year

Songkran – Thai New Year

Haven’t heard of Songkran? Just imagine everyone in your country closing shop to take part in a fully-fledged, nation-wide water fight. Reckon it’d be fun? You have no idea! Songkran is one huge event that surprisingly few people know about. It’s possibly the...
Oktoberfest Brazil

Oktoberfest Blumenau

The America’s Greatest Oktoberfest When you make a mention of Brazil in a conversation, most people immediately think of Rio Carnival with its samba dancers. Others will let their minds drift to the beaches and the bikini-clad beauties. Few will think first of Oktoberfest....
La Tomatina Festival

La Tomatina Festival

A tomato-pelting festival that will have you soaked, battered, bruised and begging for more! Prepare to party at the wildest festival in Spain, where you, your mates, and thousands of locals and tourists alike will paint the walls red – literally. It’s a massive food fight unlike...
Beer float California

Beer Float in California

You may be familiar with Helsinki’s annual ‘Kaljakellunta’ beer float down the Kerava River. Well in Chico, California, they have a similar event in the Sacramento River for the Labour Day float. This event attracts about 4,000 people who pack water tubes and...
Burning-Man-Festival - Author Kyle Harmon Wikimedia Commons Public Domain

Burning Man Festival

The Burning Man festival is an experience that’ll take you far beyond your wildest dreams as you step into a reality unlike any other. When you head into the depth of Black Rock City in the vast and vacant Nevada Desert of the United States, you probably don’t expect...