2013 is quickly approaching and the northern hemisphere will once again shed their outerwear and hit the beach. Even though you haven't had a true Summer vacation since the glory days of school, there is always at least a week that you need to kick back and let loose. Since the world is addicted to electronic music the destinations are endless and opportunities keep on coming.
For dance lovers there are always to classics Miami, Ibiza, Thailand but come on, been there done that. You need something fresh, no more muddy festival crowds for your fun in the sun.
Let's be realistic though, electronic raving without running water isn't much fun unless your a dust-covered burner. Granted there are a lot of up-and-coming spots all over the world that offer the finest tunes, chill atmosphere, and decent spot to lay your head, the question is which one is fresh? One Mediterranean coast catches our eye like a diamond in the ruff, Croatia.
Sure you always heard it's a pretty cool place, but up until recently the word didn't spread that its a hot spot on the clubbers short list. People, now is the time, get there while the beaches are clean, the booze is cheap, and beats are fresh. If that's not enough convincing, take a look at some of our top reasons to head to the Med.
Popular with the sea-faring Swedes, The Yacht Week has plenty of bikini-wearing blondes to accompany you on the voyage. With nightly stops and floating parties, a whole Summer of debauchery takes place on the water Mediterranean waters. No argument here, this is a water mans wet dream.
This hidden Rasta seaside event may be small but brings some great vibes to list as worthwhile stop for fans of island inspired tunes from dance hall all the way to Drum & Bass. Perfectly located in an abandoned fort on a seaside peninsula, Jamaican bass fans have the prime spot to fight the good fight.
Underground artists from all over the globe attend this intimate seaside jam session.
Get there while you can when the tunes are fresh and water is clear.
Synonymous with Summer the beaches are the place to be on those late July nights the blend straight into mornings. The Balearic lifestyle without the crowds makes Croatia a gem of the Summer club scene. Watch for sunburn at these bassfests.
Hosting names such as Skream & Benga, Foreign Beggars, and Plastician this is the place for all you dub-steppers and DnB heads. This end of Summer jam is a perfect cap to beach season.
Some top dudes were on the bill last year with names such at Bicep and Mike Simonetti. With the usual boats and beaches Croatia has to offer, this is the place for all you groove addicts. Set in a natural amphitheatre this is true Balearic style.
Would you trade that morning Starbucks for a couple of beer on the beach in Croatia? We think yes.
Hit the boats and get a little wet, Croatia is any dancers fantasy.
If this isn't enough to meet us on the beach this Summer. No excuses here, Croatia is a guaranteed blast for your escapades in the sun. If you made it there the past few years let us know what to expect!