LONDON — If there are greater ways to spend a weekend than drinking and watching live music outside with a bunch of friends, we're yet to be acquainted with them.
Europe offers an abundance of awesome weekenders as the summer unfolds, from Benicassim's sun-drenched shindig on the Spanish coast to Oya's five-day festival in the heart of Oslo in Norway.
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The best thing about these festivals is that you can turn them into mini-holidays, bolting on a few cultural days in Lisbon, say, or a week on a Croatian beach in the build up to - or recovery from - the music.
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