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

Amsterdam, Amsterdam, City Break, Onboard

Out in the Field – First Trip to Amsterdam

I’m Katie and after joining the team in January it was a matter of course that I embark on the great North Sea cruise to Amsterdam from our North Shields port. Excited, I brought my partner along for the hotel break, with 2 nights onboard and 1 nig...

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Gallic Getaways

Belgium, Destinations, Family & Fun, France, Holland, Scandinavia, Trip Type

Ferry Across: 5 Summer Half Term Holidays for Kids

Summer half-term is a great opportunity for a short break in Europe, and there are so many exciting destinations that are perfect for families. Keeping the kids entertained is always a top priority for a happy and stress-free holiday, so here are our...

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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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