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Forum: European Delivery 02-07-2016, 08:38 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By Trinitony
Great idea to post this site in the ED Forum. The...

Great idea to post this site in the ED Forum. The creator has really done a nice job of adding photos and commentary over the years. Finding the old photos and duplicating them with photos from the...
Forum: European Delivery 02-05-2016, 06:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 519
Posted By Trinitony
I see you did Neuschwanstein, Salzburg and Prague...

I see you did Neuschwanstein, Salzburg and Prague on your last trip so I have focused more on other directions. Here are a few options for day trips.They are more or less 4 to 6 hours round trip so,...
Forum: European Delivery 02-01-2016, 08:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 671
Posted By Trinitony
If you will have lots of baggage you might...

If you will have lots of baggage you might consider using Rolf for those trips that are not provided for by BMW. Rolf typically charges less than a taxi and will spend as much time as you want...
Forum: European Delivery 01-31-2016, 05:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 671
Posted By Trinitony
I would skip Zurich. We did not find it...

I would skip Zurich. We did not find it particularly interesting from a tourist standpoint. My recommendation would be to see Neuschwanstein and then return your car in Munich or Frankfurt. Then take...
Forum: European Delivery 01-18-2016, 11:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 449
Posted By Trinitony
See comments below:

See comments below:
Forum: European Delivery 01-18-2016, 11:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 460
Posted By Trinitony
It's easy to see why ticket sales might be slow...

It's easy to see why ticket sales might be slow even on a nice day like today. The current temperature there is about zero F. And who knows what the wind chill might be especially on the top of the...
Forum: European Delivery 01-18-2016, 04:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 449
Posted By Trinitony
I like your itinerary and the fact that you are...

I like your itinerary and the fact that you are spending 3 nights at your major stops. Couple of comments:
1) I am surprised your wife is not getting an X-drive. I would expect she will see more...
Forum: European Delivery 01-15-2016, 07:47 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,176
Posted By Trinitony
Right. I was wrong. Must have allowed inflation...

Right. I was wrong. Must have allowed inflation to change the "I" into a "III"!
Forum: European Delivery 01-14-2016, 09:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 730
Posted By Trinitony
That looks a workable plan and it hits the high...

That looks a workable plan and it hits the high points. I have a few suggestions which may well already be in your plan.

Nuremberg is one of my favorite sights. The Documentation Center, Zeppelin...
Forum: European Delivery 01-14-2016, 07:27 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,176
Posted By Trinitony
I think Durnstein is even more famous for holding...

I think Durnstein is even more famous for holding King Richard III the Lionheart.
Forum: European Delivery 01-12-2016, 07:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 871
Posted By Trinitony
We have stayed four nights at the Gasthaus -...

We have stayed four nights at the Gasthaus - Pension "Zur Kugelmühle" in Marktschellenberg on both of our EDs. It is located almost half way between Berchtesgaden and Salzburg. It is very...
Forum: European Delivery 01-11-2016, 04:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 419
Posted By Trinitony
We usually stay in the Hotel Britannique. Its...

We usually stay in the Hotel Britannique. Its main appeal is that it is located between the Louvre and Notre Dame. It is close to Chatelet Les Halles station which I think is on Metro Line #4. It's...
Forum: European Delivery 01-09-2016, 03:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 871
Posted By Trinitony
If you do go to Salzburg you will need an...

If you do go to Salzburg you will need an Austrian Vignette. It costs about $10 for a 10 day (the shortest period offered) vignette. It is only needed if you drive on their faster roads. This site...
Forum: European Delivery 01-09-2016, 08:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 871
Posted By Trinitony
On one visit to Salzburg we used the park and...

On one visit to Salzburg we used the park and ride which is south of town in the Marktschellenberg/Berchtesgaden direction. It works well if you are able to time the arrival of a bus. On our last...
Forum: European Delivery 01-08-2016, 08:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 871
Posted By Trinitony
I think we spent a couple of hours in the...

I think we spent a couple of hours in the Berchtesgaden Documentation Center. It would take more time if we had read all the explanations but we enjoyed what we saw. If you have time left on that day...
Forum: European Delivery 01-08-2016, 02:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 871
Posted By Trinitony
I like your itinerary. It seems a bit short on...

I like your itinerary. It seems a bit short on time but it probably is possible in the time available. But why not fly into Munich on Saturday, March 5 and pick up your car that day? Or leave car...
Forum: European Delivery 01-06-2016, 08:09 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,176
Posted By Trinitony
Nuremberg is one of my favorites. And I think...

Nuremberg is one of my favorites. And I think Frankfurt is a great place to fly into or out of but is not a tourist destination (it's all sky scrapers with not much old world charm). I would only go...
Forum: European Delivery 01-02-2016, 08:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 457
Posted By Trinitony
A few random comments: Venice, Paris and...

A few random comments:

Venice, Paris and London are destinations in themselves and each can be reached easily by air. I would not include them on this trip if you only have time for one full day...
Forum: European Delivery 12-30-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 652
Posted By Trinitony
I'm with M FUNF when it comes to Innsbruck. I...

I'm with M FUNF when it comes to Innsbruck. I thought it looked like a nice place to live but not very interesting from a tourist standpoint. It was bombed during WWII and probably chose to rebuild...
Forum: European Delivery 12-30-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 933
Posted By Trinitony
I like your itinerary both for the choice of...

I like your itinerary both for the choice of destinations and for the pace (two or three nights in many places). I have some minor suggestions:
Berchtesgaden with its Documentation Center and...
Forum: European Delivery 12-30-2015, 09:23 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,100
Posted By Trinitony
If you would like to add a "Royal Spectacle" to...

If you would like to add a "Royal Spectacle" to your list of things to do in London you might add Trooping The Colour to your list. In one day you will see more "Red Coats" than George Washington saw...
Forum: European Delivery 12-30-2015, 08:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 652
Posted By Trinitony
2500 miles and 75 hours of autobahn driving is...

2500 miles and 75 hours of autobahn driving is more than I would want to do in two weeks. Although the autobahns are fun to drive there is not much opportunity to enjoy the scenery between your major...
Forum: European Delivery 12-29-2015, 04:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 513
Posted By Trinitony
I should clarify that the 30 day average (port to...

I should clarify that the 30 day average (port to PCD pick up) is based on the dates that cars were actually picked up at the PCD. So the average would have been less if everyone had accepted the...
Forum: European Delivery 12-29-2015, 04:03 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,100
Posted By Trinitony
In 2016 the Duxford show will be Sep 10 and 11....

In 2016 the Duxford show will be Sep 10 and 11. They state that it is their biggest show of the year - definitely one to see. Their web site says that they run free shuttles out of Cambridge when...
Forum: European Delivery 12-29-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,100
Posted By Trinitony
Duxford is about 55 miles north of London - it's...

Duxford is about 55 miles north of London - it's just south of Cambridge. I went there by car. I am not sure if it can be done by train conveniently although you could take the train to Cambridge and...
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