Travel recommendations & suggestions across Europe.
From hidden hideaways to tourist hot spots & must see's.

Onboard, ORCA, ORCA, Partners

The Start of the 2017 ORCA Season onboard King Seaways

The ORCA wildlife season for 2017 has officially begun and what a great start it has been. The season this year is being run by Lucy McLeod (Senior Wildlife officer) & Julia Kestler (Junior Wildlife Officer) both of whom are really excited for th...

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Culture & History, Germany

Cologne Carnival

Carnival season in Germany takes place over what is known as the ‘fifth season’, with parades, parties, and festivities galore. The party period begins at 11 minutes past 11 on the 11th day of November, and continues through into January and Febr...

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Culture & History, Food & Drink, Germany

A Guide to the Best Beer Festivals in Germany | DFDS Blog

As the fourth-biggest consumer of beer, it’s clearly a huge part of German culture. German beer festivals, or Volksfest, are some of the biggest events in the country. It’s a great opportunity for a trip to Germany, and there are events to suit e...

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Tourism in France

France, Sport

A Spectator’s Guide to the Tour de France

The 2017 Tour de France is the 104th year of this most famous of cycling events, with a route planned across the east and south of the country. Starting with the Grand Depart in Dusseldorf on the 1st July, this year’s route covers a total distance ...

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