Category: Concerts

  • Ally Pally: A guide to events at Alexandra Palace

    Ally Pally: A guide to events at Alexandra Palace

    Most music and event venues don’t need their own information guide, but most events are not held up on Mount Olympus at multi-purpose 10,000-person venues. Alexandra Palace in London, or Ally Pally is it’s affectionately known, is a great event space hosting everything from concerts to sporting events, but the experience benefits from some advance…

  • Things not to miss in Malaga

    Things not to miss in Malaga

    The historic Andalusian city of Malaga offers a wonderful mix of art, architecture, nature, and charm to spare. Though Malaga’s must-sees can be enjoyed over a weekend, a lot of the highlights can be spread out over a longer period or even crammed into one very busy day. These are some of the things you…

  • Travel virtually: See the world without leaving your couch

    Travel virtually: See the world without leaving your couch

    In these new and bizarre times that we find ourselves living in, there isn’t much opportunity for travel. Luckily, the needs of our society have shifted during this pandemic to bring travel to us. That’s why hundreds of interesting experiences around the world have been recreated online to allow us to travel virtually. Here are…

  • The joy of traveling for Eurovision

    The joy of traveling for Eurovision

    Though most Americans have never heard of it, the Eurovision Song Contest is the longest-running international televised competition, and one of the longest running TV shows in the world. It’s been held annually since 1956, and has an international viewership as high as 600 million. For context, that’s about six times the average number of…

  • Getting concert tickets in Prague

    Getting concert tickets in Prague

    Concerts are almost as important to me as traveling. I’m used to getting all my last minute tickets on StubHub and Craigslist, but you won’t find concert tickets that way in the Czech Republic. Thankfully, you can still find your way into any show… most of the time. Here is how. Viagogo Though there is…

  • A guide to the O2 Arena in Prague

    A guide to the O2 Arena in Prague

    When I was trying to decide where and when to settle down in Europe, I was swayed by two things: my friend had an available apartment for me in Prague and Paul McCartney was going to be here at the O2 Arena two days before my birthday (and his!). I’ve been to a lot of…