France

Beach & Relaxation, France, Time Well Spent

The Most Unexpected Beaches Across Europe

Everybody likes a good beach. Unfortunately, when too many people like a good beach, it can quite often stop being a good beach, because there’s too many people on it. If you’re not a fan of crowds, it tends to pay to find the hidden gems that ha...

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Destinations, France, Northern France

Will Young steps Onboard for Latest Album

At DFDS we welcome thousands of visitors each year on our ferries, taking them to Europe by sea. We welcome families, friends, holiday makers, fun-seekers and music-makers, the most recent of which was pop star, Will Young. Earlier this year, on a gl...

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Amsterdam, Family & Fun, France, ORCA, ORCA, Time Well Spent, Trip Type

Wildlife on Deck with Orca and DFDS

Taking a crossing with DFDS presents the perfect opportunity to take in the natural world around you. Seeking out the marine wildlife that calls the shores and waves surrounding the UK home is a great way to make the most of your journey with us. Whe...

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Culture & History, Dunkirk, France, France, Military history, Northern France

The D-Day Landings 75th Anniversary

Today, the 6th June, marks the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings, the largest land, air and naval operation in history, which saw over 150,000 soldiers land on the beaches of Normandy and was one of the main turning points of the second world wa...

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Activity & Adventure, France, France

Women’s World Cup: a Guide to the Host Cities

The Women’s World Cup takes place this summer in France and comes at a time when interest in the sport is growing at an incredible pace. Fans from around the world will be traveling to France to enjoy the games but also the attractions of each of t...

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