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Forum: European Delivery Today, 04:15 PM
Replies: 111
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Posted By Gluhwein
I'm in PA too and encountered the same...

I'm in PA too and encountered the same reluctance from local dealers. Got in touch with board sponsor John Weltzien in FL and am paying 500 over invoice on an X1. Everything done painlessly...
Forum: European Delivery Today, 01:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 493
Posted By Gluhwein
Rolf is a class act. I highly recommend him for...

Rolf is a class act. I highly recommend him for your first ED. He's a font of information. And just the ride into town with him will give you a nice intro to the speeds on the Autobahn. If a...
Forum: European Delivery Today, 01:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 579
Posted By Gluhwein
Like I've maintained all along, the IDP is...

Like I've maintained all along, the IDP is worthless. Anybody who attended a day of elementary school in Europe received classes in English. Anyone that passed the training to be a cop is bright...
Forum: European Delivery 01-26-2015, 12:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 322
Posted By Gluhwein
I prefer the sweeter Mosel River wines.

I prefer the sweeter Mosel River wines.
Forum: European Delivery 01-25-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 803
Posted By Gluhwein
Berlin and Amsterdam are too fabulous big cities,...

Berlin and Amsterdam are too fabulous big cities, but I wouldn't waste my Euro Delivery going to either one. Any way for you to fly into Berlin, do the town, then train or cheapo airline to Munich...
Forum: European Delivery 01-25-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 473
Posted By Gluhwein
I'm not exactly the wiry veteran of Euro Delivery...

I'm not exactly the wiry veteran of Euro Delivery but on both my cars I got the exact dates I wanted with around 8 weeks notice. Had to change pickup times on both occasions due to flight arrivals...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-25-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,423
Posted By Gluhwein
I'm thinking Toyota Matrix. Ick. So glad I...

I'm thinking Toyota Matrix. Ick. So glad I ordered a 2015 X1.
Forum: European Delivery 01-25-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 725
Posted By Gluhwein
I do know that Georg, the Rothenburg OdT...

I do know that Georg, the Rothenburg OdT Nighwatchman, conducts his night tour up until New Year's Day. He jokes (?) that he needs to take vacation in his Florida condo during the cold Winter. I...
Forum: European Delivery 01-25-2015, 07:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,379
Posted By Gluhwein
Loved it. But you made constant mention of GoPro...

Loved it. But you made constant mention of GoPro cameras and external mikes....so where is that footage? We're dieing for more.

I have to admit that when I first saw that orange car I thought...
Forum: European Delivery 01-24-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 725
Posted By Gluhwein
In my overly long diatribe I failed to mention...

In my overly long diatribe I failed to mention two great points Trinitony mentioned: The Alpenstrasse is the perfect route between Garmisch and Salzburg. We particularly enjoyed the town of...
Forum: European Delivery 01-24-2015, 08:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 725
Posted By Gluhwein
Very nice itinerary but just a tad too slow for...

Very nice itinerary but just a tad too slow for me. Two days in Munich is more than enough unless you're a big museum fan. The Alte and Neue Pinakothek are among the greatest art museums in the...
Forum: European Delivery 01-22-2015, 01:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 803
Posted By Gluhwein
Bring the price of a beer down below $5.00 a pint...

Bring the price of a beer down below $5.00 a pint and I'll be right over.

:)
Forum: European Delivery 01-20-2015, 04:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 429
Posted By Gluhwein
+++++1 San Jimmy features more towers than any...

+++++1 San Jimmy features more towers than any other hill city in Italy. It's simply gorgeous. And it has some fabulous gelato!!!
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-19-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 962
Posted By Gluhwein
It sure as hell better be worth it. I ordered it...

It sure as hell better be worth it. I ordered it for my new X1 which I'll be picking up at the Welt next month. It definitely isn't necessary but it looks and sounds so freakin ' cool.
Forum: European Delivery 01-18-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,610
Posted By Gluhwein
And doesn't it cost quite a lot of money to get...

And doesn't it cost quite a lot of money to get your driver's licence in Germany? I love the idea of putting the big placard on the back window of those just learning to drive. And if I'm not...
Forum: European Delivery 01-16-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 860
Posted By Gluhwein
Lindau on Lake Konstanz is a great little...

Lindau on Lake Konstanz is a great little historic town on the German side. The harbor is beautiful while the pedestrians only Old Town is worth exploring.
Forum: European Delivery 01-16-2015, 01:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 667
Posted By Gluhwein
You take the meat out of the casing as a courtesy...

You take the meat out of the casing as a courtesy to all others riding in your car. You'll be jet propelled if you don't. A German tour guide once told us that he led a group of Japanese to a...
Forum: European Delivery 01-15-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 244
Posted By Gluhwein
I'm really hooked on booking all my...

I'm really hooked on booking all my accommodations on Booking.com these days. I prefer to stay as cheap as possible so no 5 star properties in my travel plans, but the nice thing about Booking.com...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-11-2015, 09:45 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,591
Posted By Gluhwein
I just ordered my 2015 X1 128x-drive. No...

I just ordered my 2015 X1 128x-drive. No regrets. But I was very interested in Audi's Q3 and the A3 Quattro. Too bad their dealerships are so damn lazy. Unlike the BMW salepeople I contacted none...
Forum: European Delivery 01-11-2015, 06:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 911
Posted By Gluhwein
I agree 100% with NotM2. Prague is fantastic but...

I agree 100% with NotM2. Prague is fantastic but I would never take my brand new million dollar car into Prague. Terrible drivers and highest rate of car thievery in Northern Europe. Prague has a...
Forum: European Delivery 01-10-2015, 12:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 860
Posted By Gluhwein
Innsbruck is nice, but only worth half a day of...

Innsbruck is nice, but only worth half a day of sightseeing there. Maybe stay overnight there and then do some driving through the Alps. The wife will love Swarovski. They have an "outlet" in Old...
Forum: European Delivery 01-04-2015, 06:00 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 986
Posted By Gluhwein
The only time you might need the chip cards are...

The only time you might need the chip cards are if you need gas at a gas station that is closed. Otherwise it has never been an issue for us. Use ATMS to keep cash on hand for tolls and gas. ...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 12-26-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,836
Posted By Gluhwein
I recently contacted the Greeneville dealership...

I recently contacted the Greeneville dealership and was told they'd be happy to take my old lease return. And give us,a ride to the Marriott.
Forum: European Delivery 12-24-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,179
Posted By Gluhwein
What he said. Enjoy the many many small...

What he said.

Enjoy the many many small wineries all along the Mosel. Free samples and very reasonable prices. That is if you like sweet wine - and I do!!!

The Rhine cruise is best if you...
Forum: European Delivery 12-24-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 909
Posted By Gluhwein
If I left a mini keg of Ettaler Hefeweizen in the...

If I left a mini keg of Ettaler Hefeweizen in the trunk d'you think it might make it back home? :)

Up until 9/11 I used to be able to hand carry that delicious brew back on the flight home. I...
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