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Forum: European Delivery 08-03-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,420
Posted By Alfred G
Swiss police impounds Mercedes for speeding - driver in risk of jail

Speeding in Switzerland is something totally different from speeding in Germany.

Here you get a ticket, in Switzerland you can go to jail.

This guy (a German) exaggerated it a little - he...
Forum: European Delivery 05-12-2012, 01:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,021
Posted By Alfred G
The places where Austrian vignettes are sold can...

The places where Austrian vignettes are sold can be identified by signs like these:
http://2imgsrv.fotofinder.com/archive/thumbnail/10/10F6BD5229FBE92F.jpg

The Umweltplakette looks like this (of...
Forum: European Delivery 04-29-2012, 03:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,238
Posted By Alfred G
I doubt that's "a German thing". Perhaps...

I doubt that's "a German thing".

Perhaps Rolf was just warning before some overly expensive services that are tipically offered to tourists and that are not worth the money.
Forum: European Delivery 04-24-2012, 02:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 439
Posted By Alfred G
Temperature will rise from 30s to 80s until the weekend

April has been very cool in Germany - but no longer.

Currently, temperature is 39F, but it's supposed to rise to 82F until Friday!

Good luck for all ED-fans, especially those taking delivery of...
Forum: European Delivery 04-16-2012, 10:01 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,677
Posted By Alfred G
Found this on facebook.

Found this on facebook.
Forum: European Delivery 04-12-2012, 01:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,531
Posted By Alfred G
I've stayed there in March. It's quite nice. The...

I've stayed there in March. It's quite nice. The surrounding is boring, but as you mentioned: 15 minutes walk top the Welt and subway station right in front of the hotel.
Forum: European Delivery 04-10-2012, 01:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 818
Posted By Alfred G
Where are you planning to go?

Where are you planning to go?
Forum: The Travel Forum 02-25-2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 923
Posted By Alfred G
Strike extended from Sunday evening (Feb 26th)...

Strike extended from Sunday evening (Feb 26th) until Thursday (Mar 1st).

http://www.spiegel.de/wirtschaft/unternehmen/0,1518,817586,00.html
Forum: European Delivery 02-18-2012, 09:52 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,401
Posted By Alfred G
The wave of Siberiean cold is over (lows around...

The wave of Siberiean cold is over (lows around -20°C) , next week temperatures will be around +6°C ( =high 30s)

Wish you a good trip!
Forum: The Travel Forum 02-17-2012, 02:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,025
Posted By Alfred G
OT: German President Wulff resigns

German President Christian Wulff has announced his resignation in a scandal over favours he allegedly received before becoming head of state.

More here:
...
Forum: The Travel Forum 02-12-2012, 02:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,737
Posted By Alfred G
February 2012 in Germany was 11 degress colder...

February 2012 in Germany was 11 degress colder than average so far. But next week, temperatures are going to reach melting point (0°C=32°F) at least.
...
Forum: European Delivery 02-09-2012, 02:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,561
Posted By Alfred G
A8 and A9 usually have high traffic, so high...

A8 and A9 usually have high traffic, so high speeds cannot be guaranteed.

If you want to go fast, the A92 East of the Airport is #1.

http://g.co/maps/kjm84

low traffic (once you're past MUC...
Forum: European Delivery 02-02-2012, 03:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,481
Posted By Alfred G
If I can be of any assistance, just let me know! ...

If I can be of any assistance, just let me know!

Disadvantage of living here: You would not be entitled to the benefits of European delivery any more.
Forum: European Delivery 01-30-2012, 12:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,481
Posted By Alfred G
Great! It seems you liked the experience... !...

Great! It seems you liked the experience... ! :thumbup: Glad about that.
Greetings from Schweinsbraten country!

http://mediaserver02.stockfood.com/thumbs/MjQwMjk2MQ==/00218451.jpg
Forum: European Delivery 01-08-2012, 02:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 545
Posted By Alfred G
Wasn't there a politician whose name was often...

Wasn't there a politician whose name was often mixed up "Wiener" and "Weiner":rofl:

Weiner Resigns in Chaotic Final Scene...
Forum: European Delivery 01-05-2012, 09:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 887
Posted By Alfred G
No, all the photos are by Tom Grünweg of the...

No, all the photos are by Tom Grünweg of the SPIEGEL magazine (http://www.spiegel.de/auto/fahrkultur/0,1518,804892,00.html).
Forum: European Delivery 01-05-2012, 12:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,257
Posted By Alfred G
Correct. Price has gone up in 2012 and...

Correct.



Price has gone up in 2012 and is now 8 Euros.

Details here (http://www.asfinag.at/toll-stickers-and-rates).

Vignette looks like this: (the right one is for cars)
Forum: European Delivery 01-04-2012, 11:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 887
Posted By Alfred G
Yes, it is. In St. Ingbert close to Saarbrücken.

Yes, it is. In St. Ingbert close to Saarbrücken.
Forum: European Delivery 01-04-2012, 03:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,257
Posted By Alfred G
That's the point. It happens so quick you enter...

That's the point. It happens so quick you enter the Austrain Autobahn without really wanting it - and then you're in a stressful situation. Happened to me also (living 70 mls off the Austrain...
Forum: European Delivery 01-04-2012, 11:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,357
Posted By Alfred G
Well, I'm German, but I do not fully understand...

Well, I'm German, but I do not fully understand it, since Swiss German - especially when it comes to law-related things quite different.

If I were you, I would take it easy, because the Swiss...
Forum: European Delivery 01-04-2012, 08:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 887
Posted By Alfred G
Museum of tiny postwar subcompact cars

I personally prefer large cars (as you can tell from my avatar), but after the war in Europe all what people could afford were itsy-bitsy very small cars.

...
Forum: European Delivery 01-04-2012, 12:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,932
Posted By Alfred G
Dollar keeps rising and rising!

Dollar keeps rising and rising!
Forum: European Delivery 01-03-2012, 07:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 465
Posted By Alfred G
German President Wulff in heavy trouble

The German President is facing deep trouble in a private loan affair.

He had received a private loan from the wife of a wealthy businessman and friend, apparently at below market rates, in 2008....
Forum: European Delivery 01-01-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,932
Posted By Alfred G
Invalid currencies marked in Pink. (But you still...

Invalid currencies marked in Pink. (But you still can change them into Euros at the Central bank in Each country.



Sorry. Estland ist the German word for Estonia. Estland sounded English enough...
Forum: European Delivery 01-01-2012, 08:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,932
Posted By Alfred G
What currencies do you have? I hope they're still...

What currencies do you have? I hope they're still valid.

The follwing (West European) countries still have their own money: Britain, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Switzerland.

Eastern Europe: All...
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