CULTURE & MUSIC BBC Proms Season 14 July - 09 September London.
Believed by many to be the world's greatest classical music festival, the BBC Proms are entering their 116th year. The first Proms concert took place on 10... Read More →
MOTORING British Grand Prix
14 July - 16 July Silverstone, Northamptonshire. The British Grand Prix is considered one of the world's foremost motor racing events, and is also the oldest continuously staged Grand Prix along... Read More →
SPORTING INTERESTS Cowes Week
29 July - 05 August Isle of Wight. Traditionally held between Glorious Goodwood and the Glorious Twelfth, the annual Isle of Wight regatta has long been a magnet for royalty, the nobility and the... Read More →
Bastille Day TRAVEL
14 July, Paris. Vive la Révolution! Bastille Day celebrations marking the biggest turning point in French history make for a riotously colourful spectacle in Paris.
Celebrations take place... Read More →
Glyndebourne CULTURE & MUSIC
20 May - 27 August, East Sussex. This world-class East Sussex opera festival presents the perfect opportunity to indulge in champagne picnics on summer lawns.
Dating back more than... Read More →
Henley Royal Regatta SPORTING INTERESTS
28 June - 02 July. Henley We arrived in England a week and a half earlier after a week of training in Boston, and made our way to Cambridge University where we were hosted by the Trinity First and... Read More →
Salzburg Festival TRAVEL
21 July - 30 August Salzburg, Austria. The Salzburg Festival was founded 90 years ago by Hugo von Hofmannsthal, Max Reinhardt and Richard Strauss. To this day it is regarded as one of the most... Read More →
Montreux Jazz Festival TRAVEL
30 June - 15 July Montreux, Switzerland. Montreux's two-week-long jazz festival is one of the world's best known, bringing fans of the genre, and of world music in general, flocking to Switzerland.... Read More →
Royal Academy Summer Exhibition CULTURE & MUSIC
13 June - 20 August Piccadilly, London A long-standing favourite of the London art year, the Academy Summer Exhibition is the world's largest open-submission contemporary art exhibition. It... Read More →
Running of the Bulls TRAVEL
07 July - 14 July Pamplona, Spain. The narrow cobbled streets of Pamplona's old town are the setting for one of the most exhilarating - and deadly - festival events in the world.
The encierro... Read More →