Need a holiday? The best festival line-ups worth travelling abroad for this year
gigwise intern
15:40 5th February 2015

If you're weighing up whether to spend your summer travelling or going to festivals, look no further. We've cherry-picked the crème de la crème of this year's foreign festivals so you can combine your holiday with some of the best live music that 2015's got to offer. 

From California to Norway, with headliners like Björk, AC/DC, Drake, Belle & Sebastian and Florence & The Machine, festival season outside of the UK is shaping up to be very exciting this year. With loads of great line-ups announced, there's still more to come.

Here are the 18 festivals you won't mind journeying to, especially if it means getting away from the rain, mud and general gloom of British weather (without having to miss out on all the music). You'd better get booking those plane tickets...