Travel and tourism

There are rules that protect you when you are travelling.

Travel in Europe


Find out what your rights are before shopping online.

Shopping online

Vehicles and vessels

It might be cheaper to buy a car from another EU country.

Buying a car abroad

Fraud and hoaxes

Avoid getting scammed by fraudsters.

How to protect yourself

Trade within the EU

Consumer legislation is harmonized within the EU.

Buying goods and services


Timeshares are sold at holiday resorts.

Holiday clubs

Tickets and events

Are you going to a concert or a football game?

Buying event tickets

Bank services

Several EU directives protect you in the financial area.

Money abroad