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.

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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 Breakdown Cover and explore the UK and 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

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