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Forum: European Delivery Today, 04:07 PM
Replies: 12
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Posted By jcs
Very, very nice car! Congrats and enjoy your...

Very, very nice car!

Congrats and enjoy your European journey.
Forum: European Delivery Yesterday, 06:57 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 8,391
Posted By jcs
I use a Schwab Bank atm/debit card to get money...

I use a Schwab Bank atm/debit card to get money out of atm machines while traveling. I just received a new one with a chip, but never had any problem before without a chip. I don't use it for...
Forum: European Delivery 08-18-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 749
Posted By jcs
I didn't know you could email the paperwork. What...

I didn't know you could email the paperwork. What did your sent as proof of ownership... a photo of your delivery receipt from the Welt?

Last time I mailed the paperwork from the Post Office close...
Forum: European Delivery 08-16-2015, 04:45 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,416
Posted By jcs
My wife is asking if there is wine at the Welt...

My wife is asking if there is wine at the Welt now... she thought they only had beer!
Forum: European Delivery 08-16-2015, 04:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,416
Posted By jcs
Never had any problems with my wife during...

Never had any problems with my wife during european deliveries. I drive and she gets us where we have to go.
TomTom on the iPhone and iPad, and paper maps.

Oh... we never bought a "massively...
Forum: European Delivery 08-07-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,173
Posted By jcs
If you could get a stopover in Istanbul and have...

If you could get a stopover in Istanbul and have the time to do it, by all means fly TK. Istanbul is an amazing city... one of the most amazing cities in Europe, and so close to Asia... just a short...
Forum: European Delivery 07-30-2015, 06:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 386
Posted By jcs
I agree. But I book a lot of smaller places...

I agree. But I book a lot of smaller places through Booking.com that don't have websites.

Anyway, I just wanted to point that the message from Booking.com, saying that "Credit Card Declined" in...
Forum: European Delivery 07-30-2015, 06:06 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 8,391
Posted By jcs
Thanks MunichLocal for the insider information....

Thanks MunichLocal for the insider information. With all the ways to get there, as described on the official website, I thought that there would be one better than the others.

Anyhow my wife is...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-29-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 187
Posted By jcs
The ceiling above the driver and the passenger......

The ceiling above the driver and the passenger... about 1 to 2 inches down.
Forum: European Delivery 07-29-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 386
Posted By jcs
Booking.com Credit Card Rejection Tip

I used Booking.com today to make a non-refundable reservation in Hungary (Eger), and I assumed they would pass my credit card info to the hotel.

Shortly after, I received a "Your attention...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-29-2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 187
Posted By jcs
2002 325c1- Headliner falling.

My 2002 325ci Headliner is falling, maybe getting unglued, maybe something holding it broke.

Anyhow, where should I go to get that fixed? BMW Dealer service, Body shop, Detailing shop?
Forum: European Delivery 07-29-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 8,391
Posted By jcs
MunichLocal, Thanks for your contribution to...

MunichLocal,

Thanks for your contribution to Bimmerferst.

Two quick questions about Oktoberfest.

Coming from U2 stop Frankfurter Ring (my hotel), what is the best S/Ubahn station to go to...
Forum: European Delivery 07-29-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 8,391
Posted By jcs
In my case driving a white car with a weird...

In my case driving a white car with a weird license plate is enough to arise suspicion... staring at them or not. White car in France in really counterculture... unless it's a commercial delivery...
Forum: European Delivery 07-25-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,075
Posted By jcs
I love Schwab too. I have the debit card... they...

I love Schwab too. I have the debit card... they wouldn't give me an ATM only card like Citi or BofA. They offered to lower my purchase limit to $1 a day though.
Forum: European Delivery 07-25-2015, 04:39 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,517
Posted By jcs
I almost got MIA-MAD-MUC in business on Iberia,...

I almost got MIA-MAD-MUC in business on Iberia, but it din't work out. When I saw the seats opening on Iberia, I called AA to upgrade my MIA-DUS-MUC. They booked me on Iberia for 50K PP, and...
Forum: European Delivery 07-24-2015, 04:14 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,243
Posted By jcs
Regarding the International Driving Permit: I...

Regarding the International Driving Permit: I don't want to be denied insurance coverage because I did't have proper papers... that's the risk.
My understanding is that you need one for Austria and...
Forum: European Delivery 07-24-2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,076
Posted By jcs
Cool video, great car... thanks for sharing. ...

Cool video, great car... thanks for sharing.
Good to know about the 2:00 PM courier delivery.
Planning to do the same over 2 days, if we can get our first choice of date.
Forum: European Delivery 07-24-2015, 05:49 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,517
Posted By jcs
Congratulations on getting your award tickets on...

Congratulations on getting your award tickets on such short notice. We booked ours 6 months ahead and couldn't get any Business seats.
Forum: European Delivery 07-23-2015, 05:47 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 281
Posted By jcs
ED #6 - Munich - Vienna

Finally pulled the trigger and ordered a 228i, MT, White.

Would like to go to Belogradchik, Bulgaria, and back to Vienna... one month later.

Waiting for ED delivery confirmation first, before...
Forum: European Delivery 07-23-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 390
Posted By jcs
Close, but no cigar. In 2001 we went from...

Close, but no cigar.

In 2001 we went from Modane to Briançon... and down to Saint-Véran (the 3rd most elevated town in Europe) in one day.

So we probably went through Saint-Martin-d'Arc, very...
Forum: European Delivery 03-02-2015, 04:45 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,012
Posted By jcs
Charles Schwab Bank atm/debit card is great for...

Charles Schwab Bank atm/debit card is great for getting local currencies abroad. I just don't like the debit side of it, but I set my debit limit for purchases at $1/day.
I've used in China,...
Forum: European Delivery 01-25-2015, 03:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,438
Posted By jcs
1.1143 now! Too bad I prepaid last week for...

1.1143 now!

Too bad I prepaid last week for 9 nights of hotel and a European air ticket. i could have saved a few bucks more.
Forum: European Delivery 01-25-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 469
Posted By jcs
+1 for Strasbourg! Stayed there on ED 2001...

+1 for Strasbourg!

Stayed there on ED 2001 (1n) and 2007 (3n).
Forum: European Delivery 01-22-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,438
Posted By jcs
http://ec.europa.eu/economy_finance/euro/world/oth...

http://ec.europa.eu/economy_finance/euro/world/other_currencies/index_en.htm
Forum: European Delivery 01-07-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 483
Posted By jcs
From Prague (Praha) to Munich (München Hbf),...

From Prague (Praha) to Munich (München Hbf), there are 3 buses on 3/8 operated by DB (the German railway). Check on db.de
We took it in the other direction from Munich to Prague, and got dropped off...
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