Information you may need for a stress-free holiday !
In some European countries there are rules and laws that you may find useful to know whilst on holiday or before you travel. Please read the information below carefully and make sure you do not get any unexpected surprises!
We highly recommend all customer’s take out holiday insurance prior to travel , ideally the day you book to ensure you are suitably covered in the event you may not be able to travel , also to cover whilst on holiday.
Selectcamp recommend therefore to take out a good level of travel insurance. We could arrange this insurance for you in collaboration with Europe Serbian insurance!
Toll roads and tolls in Europe
Ban on equipment safety camera alerts
Medication whilst travelling
For travel within the Schengen area you must have a Schengen Statement to bring medication into the area. If a country does not fall within the Schengen area then it is obligatory to have an English medical clearance for travel outside the Schengen area on you.
Children are required to have their own passport!
The recording of your child in your passport is no longer possible. All children must have their own individual passport ( since June 2012)
Mandatory safety items in the car
In some European countries you are required at all times to have certain safety features within the car. Therefore we recommend you to check this information carefully.
Transport of children abroad
For transporting children in your car there are different guidelines within EU. Different countries have different rules eg. When a child must be in a booster seat..
Mandatory alcohol tester
In France it is mandatory ( since July 2012) at all times to have an unused and readily alcohol tester with you. However, no fines are issued if you do not have them with you at present.