The updated directive would clarify the rules to take account of new buyer behaviour and broaden the definition of package holidays to encompass most types of travel arrangements made up of various elements, so as to protect holidaymakers in the event of problems.
First draft text of the European Charter for Sustainable and Responsible Tourism
Safe Coastal Tourism responded to the draft text of the European Charter for Sustainable and Responsible Tourism. Attached are the draft text of the European Charter, the response of Safe Coastal Tourism as well as the summary report of the consultation in which Safe Coastal Tourism is refered to.
call to European Advertising Standards Alliance (EASA) to address misleading information on websites about destinations stays unanswered
Any information provided to tourists about their holiday destination should be accurate, complete, honest and not misleading. Protection of tourists and prevention of accidents should be high ranked by touristic service providers.