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Top 5 day trips to Scotland

2019-07-22 | Explore | 16 Comments

Here at Stena Line HQ we absolutely love visiting Scotland! Beautiful hotels,  delicious cafes and restaurants,  the most stunning scenery… we could go on and on. There are literally endless holiday options to choose from, but did you ever think of just popping over for the day? It’s budget-friendly, a perfect “mini-break” for anyone with…

Spotify Playlist: 10 ferry favourites

2018-09-10 | Destinations Family Travel Music Travel | No comments

Travelling back to uni by ferry? Or maybe you are going to visit friends and relations? Either way, if you need some tunes to entertain you on board, check out our 10 ferry inspired songs for your Spotify playlist: 1. Orinoco Flow – Enya This UK and Irish number 1 from 19...

Top 3 tips for a dog friendly holiday abroad

2018-07-11 | Destinations Explore Family Travel Travel | No comments

Is your dog part of the family? Couldn’t face two weeks without them? Would your kids be sad to have to leave them at home? There’s no need. You can have a dog friendly holiday with Stena Line: Your dog can travel for free either in your car or in one of our d...

Family friendly places to stop on the way to Rosslare

2018-06-04 | Family Family Travel Travel | 1 Comment

We are certain you will have a fantastic time on holiday in Ireland but the fun doesn’t have to stop as you make your way back to Rosslare to get the ferry home. If you plan to drive back to Rosslare from Dublin or another location north of the port, we have so...

5 reasons to spend Easter in Ireland with your family

2018-04-04 | Travel | No comments

In need of a break this spring? Why not take advantage of the long school holidays and spend Easter in Ireland with your family? We think you will be surprised by the amount happening that side of the pond this Easter. Bring your own car, so you don’t have the added cos...

5 reasons to spend St Patrick’s day 2018 in Dublin

2018-02-20 | Travel | No comments

In need of a short break this spring? In only a short ferry ride you and your car could be in Dublin for St Patrick’s day 2018. Book a hotel close to Dublin Port and explore, as the city and surrounding area celebrates the Irish patron Saint and national holiday. It’s worth sa...

Moving to Ireland from the UK: moving home checklist

2018-02-16 | Travel | No comments

The improving jobs market, or wanting to be closer to friends and family may be the motivation for returning to Ireland from the UK, but once you have made the decision, where do you begin? We have created a moving home checklist of 10 things to think about and actions t...

4 Lovely tips for things to do & give this Valentine’s Day

2018-02-14 | Travel | No comments

Is Valentine’s Day a commercial stunt or a celebration of love? It can be a little contentious. Its reputation as an American greeting card holiday is valid in some respects, but at Stena Line we like to look at the bigger picture. Truthfully, we’re quite fond of Valentine’s Day and what it ...

5 of the best places to visit in Ireland when you travel by ferry

2018-01-02 | Travel | No comments

Thinking of travelling to Ireland by ferry in 2018? The amazing thing about being able to bring your car on your visit to Ireland is that it opens up the country in a way flying doesn’t. So if you are booking ferry tickets to Ireland this year, here are some of the bes...

Dublin Christmas Markets

5 Dublin Christmas markets to visit in 2017

2017-11-13 | Travel | No comments

There is no better time to visit a small, walkable city like Dublin than at Christmas. Soak up the festive atmosphere in historic Temple Bar. Stroll down Grafton Street adorned with lights and decorated windows. Feeling chilly? Nip into a cosy pub, with an open fire for a hot drink to warm up....

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