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Take a wander around Vondelpark in Amsterdam city

Amsterdam Attractions

2017-06-15 | Amsterdam | No comments

Vondelpark Built in 1864, Vondelpark is Amsterdam’s largest park and is probably the most famous park in the Netherlands.  About 10 million people visit the 8 hectare park every year, both locals and tourists.  The park is close to central Amsterdam, just south of Leidseplein and close to the Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum. On a sunny day you’ll find people biking, jogging,…

We are proud to announce that Mercy Ships are our new partner

Stena Line & Mercy Ships | Partners for Life

2017-05-26 | Have you seen this? | No comments

The Mercy Ships company operates and owns the largest civilian hospital ship in the world which provides free medical care to the poorest people on earth. The organisation was founded in 1978 and since then, they’ve helped almost 2.5 million people while visiting over 580 ports in 73 different countries. We are proud to an...

Follow Stena Line's Sustainable Journey

Our Sustainable Journey

2017-05-19 | Green travel | No comments

Connecting Europe for a Sustainable Future Stena Line transports 7 million passengers in 1.5 millions cars and 2 million trucks every year, it’s a very responsible task, operating one of the world’s largest ferry companies.  Sustainability is a  main priority, therefore, the company vision, “Connecting Europe for a Sustainable Future” is very important. In fact,…

Summertime in Holland is a great time to visit

Summertime in Holland

2017-05-05 | Family travel | No comments

Yes folks, it’s that time of year again, summer is on the way and it’s time to get planning those trips away.  Beat the Brexit blues and head over to Holland to spice up your life.  We’ve found a few events that may be of interest and give you some ideas for that next trip…

5 reasons why you should work for Stena Line

5 Great Reasons Why You Should Work at Stena Line

2017-04-28 | Have you seen this? | No comments

We asked three of our employees why they chose to work for us. They answered it was because they love the ocean, travelling, adventure, helping customers and the special bond that’s formed between colleagues working so closely together. We are always on the lookout for new colleagues who love working with peop...

King's Day boats line the canals of Amsterdam

King’s Day Holland 2017 | An event fit for Royalty

2017-04-13 | Live Like a Local | No comments

King’s Day is now probably considered to be the best party in Holland. On 27th April, the Dutch folk drop everything and celebrate King Willem Alexander’s birthday with epic street parties, live music, flea markets, and fun fairs galore. What makes it even more special is that the king himself travels throughout the countr...

Here’s how you secure the weather on your trip

2017-04-01 | Onboard | No comments

Digital development in several areas is an important part of Stena Line’s strategy for the future. Among other things, we have personalised communication, the digital booking and actual experience onboard. A current example is when we launched Gaming Line onboard our ferries at Christmas. Now we are launching the next step to enhan...

Stena Line Dry Dock 2017

Behind the Scenes | Drydock | Ireland

2017-03-24 | Onboard | No comments

Ferries are pretty similar to cars, they all need maintenance and a spruce up periodically. When you get your car serviced, you bring it to your local garage but with something as large as a ferry, it needs to go to a specially modified and designed dry dock.  In the early part this ...

Spring in Holland | What’s going on

2017-03-13 | Events | No comments

TEFAF | Maastricht If you are heading over to Holland in the coming week, you have to visit the long established art and antique fair which attracts some of the finest dealers, art critics, art and antique academics and collectors from all over the world. If you have a passion for fine ...

markets= stall in one of the various markets in the Netherlands

Flea Market Season

2017-03-03 | Have you seen this? Live Like a Local | No comments

De Bazaar, Beverwijk Welcome to Europe’s largest covered market, De Bazaar, established in September 1980. The market is open at weekends from 08:30 am to 6:00 pm. There is also a small section of Hall 30 which is open on Fridays. If you decide to visit the market by car, there are plenty of parking spaces available…

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