European Travel Advice

Find information and advice on all things European breakdown, from driving tips and places to visit to our European Breakdown Cover, on our European Travel Advice page.

Both our breakdown cover and advice is comprehensive: select your destination and read through the tailored motoring information and advice on offer

  

Read our advice to motorists about Operation Stack - the procedure deployed by Kent Police in response to the cross-channel ferry delays

  

Route Planner has been designed to make it easier for you to plan routes, get traffic updates and work out your travel mileage

  

Take advantage of our European Breakdown Cover and explore Europe, and the unrivalled landscapes, by car

  

France is a popular summer holiday destination, aided by regular ferry and channel tunnel crossings, so find out more about the best drives in France

  

Germany is renowned for its dedication to the automobile industry so browse some of the best named routes to get inspiration for your next trip

  
Places to Visit

A sandy beach is pre-requisite for a relaxing, summer holiday. Our guide lists some of the best Europe has to offer

  

Scuba diving is the perfect way to discover stunning shipwrecks and marine life within the depths of the Mediterranean Sea

  

Enjoy the coastlines and explore the depths of the French Riviera, the Amalfi Coast or the Costa Brava

  

For a peaceful and scenic holiday in Europe, read through our guide to some of the most beautiful lakes across the continent

  

Fishing is a great activity for enthusiasts and novice families alike all wishing to enjoy the outdoors of their holidays

  

If you are looking for a Tour de France-inspired break or a holiday through the wine regions where cycling is optional, read our guide for inspiration

  

Europe is a great holiday destination as it homes many famous cultural sites; our guide is ideal if you are planning a city-break

  

Owing to Europe's rich history, the continent is dotted with grand castles from the fairy-tale Neuschwantstein Castle to the 16th Century Chateau de Chambord

  

The Eiffel Tower may be a popular spot for couples but there are many other beautiful destinations within Europe for a romantic getaway

  

Theme parks are a great way of entertaining the family on holiday. We have provided a list of some of the best across Europe for your vacation

  

Visiting zoos is an all-time family favourite, we think that the best ones are the oldest so read our guide to learn where our favourites are located

  

Christmas markets are the epitome of the festive season and Europe hosts the very best, for example Bruges, Brussels and Vienna

  
European Breakdown Cover

We have been helping motorists in Europe for over 100 years so we know how stressful it can be when your car breaks down

  

We cover 48 countries across Europe, all of which are split into regional zones so you only pay for cover relevant to your journey

  

Read the praise we have received from our customers regarding our European Breakdown Cover