Good and Bad Dads

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Over the years, popular culture has offered many father figures for us to look up to or turn our nose at, displaying wholesome or mortifying paternal instincts. Seeing as this Sunday is, of course, Fathering Sunday (nice friendly reminder for you there), now is as good a time as any to assess some of those father figures. What follows over the course of this blog …

How to Survive a Summer Festival

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So you’ve woken up early to try and get tickets to your favourite festival… you’ve collected all your mates’ details via WhatsApp and Facebook and organised them with military precision… and you’ve hammered on your keyboard so hard that the F5 button is now in intensive care. But it’s all been worth it – you got the tickets! After the trauma of purchasing a ticket …

The Wowcher Guide to Summer Festivals

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Festival season is finally here! And we’ve put together the ultimate guide to help you decide which glitter-filled fantasy realm to escape to this summer… Whether you’re after a dance-fuelled hedonistic weekend, a one-day boogie that skips all the stress of camping, or somewhere you can let loose with the kids, we’ve got you covered! Glastonbury When? 21st-25th June Where? Worthy Farm, Pilton, Somerset How …

What to Take on Your Holiday

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Holiday! Celebrate! It’s nearly holiday time, guys and gals, so pack your toiletries, get that playlist uploaded and get in the summer holiday mood. Here is our list of essential must-haves to pack for that fabulous holiday of yours coming up. So whether your holiday is in Brazil, Morocco, London to Ibiza, straight to L.A, New York, Vegas to Africa (as J-Lo sang), follow our …

Surviving Wedding Season

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Surviving wedding season can be a lot. If you’re in your mid-twenties, you might have experienced an onslaught of engagement pictures, hen party invites, and links to Pinterest pages from your besties asking if you think emerald cut is better than princess cut (oh, just me?). Spring has barely begun, and already some of us have been flooded with invites to nuptials, hen dos, and …

The Wowcher Guide to Spring Destinations

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So it’s that time of year again – sweatier tube rides, festival season and flowers growing all around you. If you want to get out of the UK, there are a number of travel destinations which are just blooming brilliant (sorry, I couldn’t resist). There are lots of fabulous places abroad that are well-known for certain aspects of nature, from sky-high sunflowers in Tuscany to …

May the Fourth be With You

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Forty years ago in a cinema not too far away, the world was first introduced to Star Wars. Since its release in 1977, George Lucas’ Star Wars has grown to become one of the most widely recognised and adored pop culture properties in the galaxy. So much so, in fact, that it even has a day of the year dedicated to it. Over the years …