Although this summer has been a bit strange, there no reason that we can’t still enjoy the warmer weather and long days at home. The best way to enjoy those summer vibes is by putting on a summer-themed playlist, closing your eyes and imagining yourself in your perfect holiday destination. Spotify, one of the biggest and best music and podcast networks in the world has some excellent playlists to help you get into a summer frame of mind. You can even customise your music to block those annoying overplayed songs and save the music you love. Here are our picks of the top 5 playlists on Spotify to get into vacation mode.
2020 is the year of the staycation. Roadtrips across the country wouldn’t be the same without some classic road trip tunes to keep you company. Whether you’re driving, a passenger or using Belgium’s public transport network, road trip tunes will always improve your mood and help you get where you’re going a little faster. Try ‘Roadtrip 2020’ playlist for a combination of classic hits and the best tunes of this year. With hits from top stars like Billie Eilish, Daft Punk, Post Malone and Mumford & Sons, there is something for everyone. So, pop in your earphones and let the music take you to your perfect staycation destination.
The best way to see what’s hot this summer, and to keep you up to date with the latest and greatest hits, search Top 50 Belgium. They have a great combination of local and international artists in a range of musical styles, perfect for a poolside chill or to help you get through a warm summer workout. This playlist is ideal for those who love to hear new music and be the first to discover local talent. With 22.8k likes, they must be doing something right! It’s also a great playlist when you have friends over and have no music prepared, there is something to suit all tastes. Enjoy hits from Back Eyed Peas, Tones & I and Joel Corry’s dancefloor classic Head & Heart.
Tik Toc has taken over the world! It has been a saving grace and a source of much hilarity for so many during the toughest summer of many of our lives. Whether you have the app downloaded or not, you’ll have seen some hilarious or heartwrenching videos shared across social media and sometimes even the news! One of the main features of Tik Tok is the music, which has become the soundtrack of the summer for so many. Search ‘Tik Tok songs trending in 2020’ to hear some of those catchy songs in full. It’s not surprising that the playlist has 215 thousand followers! Why not give Tok Toc a go yourself if you feel inspired?
Did you know that Spotify creates a customised, unique playlist for you every week? If you’re the kind of person that loves to be ahead of the crowd with new music, discover playlists are perfect for your summer vibe. Spotify monitors your listening habits for a couple of weeks to get to know the type of music you like and suggests similar artists and styles of music with a new playlist made just for you every week. If you are already signed up to Spotify, search Discover Weekly and click the top suggested playlist with your picture as the icon. Happy Listening!
While it may not be going ahead this year, the highlight of any music lovers’ calendar is Tomorrowland, the notorious dance festival that takes place every summer right here in Belgium. The ‘Tomorrowland 2020 Playlist’ gives you the very best of the acts that should have been performing this year along with the very best of past festivals. Enjoy classics from Zara Larsson, David Guetta, Tiesto and so many more with lots of remixes to freshen up an old sound. Get your friends together and enjoy a miniature Tomorrowland right at home!
Why not explore the beauty that’s right on your doorstep this summer with a trip to the beautiful city of Bruges, without the tourists! There is no better time to explore Belgium and we are delighted to welcome groups, couples, families and solo travellers for a comfortable stay in Green Park Hotel. Book your stay on our website today for exclusive access to our special offers.