British binge drinking and public disorder problems are increasingly common in European holiday resorts. The statistics are alarming: arrests of British citizens in Spain have increased by a third, with the majority related to alcohol consumption. A lucrative industry has evolved for tour operators to meet the needs of Britons seeking to party abroad. Promoters hawk the streets selling tickets for everything young Brits have come to expect: foam parties, boat parties, water parties, luminous paint parties and the holiday staple - the party bar crawl.
Reportage photographer Peter Dench infiltrated the hard-partying world of young Britons on holiday overseas. See more from The British Abroad.