Tag: festivals

What is and what cannot yet be

The car dropped us off on an uninviting side street in a deserted inner city industrial complex. Above us the fermentation tanks of the now defunct West End brewery dominated the skyline. It was a warm evening, the sinking western sun gifting the ugly buildings a scarcely deserved ephemeral beauty. A narrow line of majestic

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Love island

No not the cheesy TV reality show but Sziget Festival in Budapest, Hungary. Sziget must feature on any international festival goer’s bucket list. Billed as the island of freedom and love this seven day festival, held on a Danube island some 5 km from central Budapest, encompasses music (all genres), dance, art, circus, film, workshops,

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