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Forum: European Delivery 03-02-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 12
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Posted By sno_duc
The OP is leaving on Saturday. Cutting it...

The OP is leaving on Saturday.

Cutting it close, might work. (check luggage, get boarding passes, then drop-off car)
On our last two EDs, we dropped off in Frankfurt ('12) and Amsterdam ('14), in...
Forum: European Delivery 03-02-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 322
Posted By sno_duc
If you drop-off at the airport on the 1st, say...

If you drop-off at the airport on the 1st, say 2ish, you'd be done by 3:15 at the latest. Check-in to the hotel, drop luggage off in room out by 4:00. Then catch the S-bahn to Munich, Marienplatz...
Forum: European Delivery 03-02-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 322
Posted By sno_duc
Use Rolf / Peter to get from the airport to...

Use Rolf / Peter to get from the airport to hotel.
Spend at least one day in Munich before picking up your car, it's a 9 hour time difference from the west coast, don't want to miss anything at the...
Forum: European Delivery 02-20-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,088
Posted By sno_duc
A couple of thoughts. Lake Como Italy. Paris...

A couple of thoughts.
Lake Como Italy.
Paris drop off.
Forum: European Delivery 02-19-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,088
Posted By sno_duc
Some things you didn't cover. Where do you want...

Some things you didn't cover.
Where do you want to drop off?
Where is the wedding? Are you taking delivery after the wedding?
Bucket list items? (you mentioned track days. The "Ring"? Alpine...
Forum: European Delivery 02-19-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 466
Posted By sno_duc
We dropped off in December. Four things to...

We dropped off in December.
Four things to remember.
1) It's north of the main road (Westpoortweg, S102)
2) traffic light (I think its the only traffic light in the area)
3) straight thru...
Forum: European Delivery 02-09-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 965
Posted By sno_duc
Or you could be like one of the west coasters. ...

Or you could be like one of the west coasters.
I dropped off on Dec 19th.
My car is on one of the vast armanda waiting off-shore to unload at Longbeach.
Maybe I'll see it again come May.
Forum: European Delivery 02-08-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 412
Posted By sno_duc
Great color choice:thumbup:

Great color choice:thumbup:
Forum: European Delivery 02-04-2015, 01:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By sno_duc
If speed of re-delivery is a concern. Amsterdam...

If speed of re-delivery is a concern.
Amsterdam
Bremerhaven
Munich
First, do you want to end up back in Munich?
If so you got the right idea.
If you want to drop off somewhere else.
Amsterdam...
Forum: European Delivery 02-02-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,242
Posted By sno_duc
Depends, I would compare it to some of the civil...

Depends, I would compare it to some of the civil war battle sites we've visited.....IF you know the history, then yes it's worth visiting, very profound and moving.......IF you do not know the...
Forum: European Delivery 02-02-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,242
Posted By sno_duc
In 2012 we stayed in Nonnenhorn (15 km west of...

In 2012 we stayed in Nonnenhorn (15 km west of Lindau, couldn't get a hotel on Lindau due to Nobel Laurete conference) our next stop was Heidelberg. Follow B-500 as much as possible, great drive.
...
Forum: European Delivery 01-23-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,767
Posted By sno_duc
You've put together a most reasonable ED. You...

You've put together a most reasonable ED.
You probably already know about the Night watchman tour in Rothenberg.
Take a day trip out of Salzburg down to the Grossglockner hoch alpinestrasse.
Forum: Off-Topic 01-23-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 1,011
Views: 17,799
Posted By sno_duc
Why not borrow some "rubbing mud" from MLB. ...

Why not borrow some "rubbing mud" from MLB.
Every baseball gets roughed up with a special mud.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baseball_Rubbing_Mud
Forum: European Delivery 01-22-2015, 11:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 440
Posted By sno_duc
Here's our 2012 report. ...

Here's our 2012 report.
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=636102&highlight=
We enjoyed Heidelberg.

Our Ed style is evolving into look at the drop-off.
2012 (her car) Frankfurt...
Forum: European Delivery 01-20-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,242
Posted By sno_duc
On our last ED we stayed a couple of days in...

On our last ED we stayed a couple of days in Strasbourg, did a day trip down to Colmar.
Colmar will be included on a future ED, probably a two night stop. :thumbup:
Forum: European Delivery 01-20-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,242
Posted By sno_duc
I agree with Northcar and Trinitony. Pick...

I agree with Northcar and Trinitony.
Pick either Amsterdam or Berlin and fly into that city.
Spend 2 or 3 days, both cities have a lot to see and do, and then ride DB CNL train to Munich.
The City...
Forum: Off-Topic 01-19-2015, 10:37 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 899
Posted By sno_duc
To me a "classic" film is one that even though...

To me a "classic" film is one that even though I've seen it dozens of times, I'll still watch it.
to add to the growing list.
The Good, The Bad and the Ugly.....last ten minutes is still...
Forum: European Delivery 01-17-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,442
Posted By sno_duc
We took delivery on the 11th of December. Our...

We took delivery on the 11th of December.
Our delivery specialist asked if we needed vests. (already had them from previous ED)
Forum: European Delivery 01-10-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,661
Posted By sno_duc
Re-shuffle. Fly in and out of Frankfurt. Upon...

Re-shuffle.
Fly in and out of Frankfurt.
Upon arrive catch train to Prague. (there is both a regional train station and, a block away, a long distance train station at the Frankfurt airport) (also...
Forum: European Delivery 01-08-2015, 10:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 400
Posted By sno_duc
In March it should not be hard to find hotel...

In March it should not be hard to find hotel rooms on short notice.
So book your room in Munich (your delivery at the Welt is fixed) and your room at whatever airport you decide to fly home from....
Forum: European Delivery 01-07-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 761
Posted By sno_duc
I would like to recommend Merano. ( 20 miles...

I would like to recommend Merano. ( 20 miles north of Bozen)
Wonderful city with a great promenade along the river.
Forum: European Delivery 01-01-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 360
Posted By sno_duc
We rode the ICE train from Frankfurt airport to...

We rode the ICE train from Frankfurt airport to Munich at the start of our 2010 ED.
We enjoyed it, we booked a hotel a short (less than a block) from the Munich hauptbahnhof so it was easy to get to...
Forum: European Delivery 12-24-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,666
Posted By sno_duc
That is a winner :bow: Perfect mix of great...

That is a winner :bow:
Perfect mix of great roads and great stops.


When your kid are 4 or 5, the ED we just got back from would be ideal, Christmas markets...Munich, Nuremberg, Colmar at 4 or 5...
Forum: European Delivery 12-24-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,666
Posted By sno_duc
Switch Merano for Bozen and spend a couple of...

Switch Merano for Bozen and spend a couple of days, you and dad can hike while the wife shops or spends a day at the spa.
Don't worry about kinder, once they get to be 4 or 5 you'll be ready for...
Forum: European Delivery 12-23-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,666
Posted By sno_duc
I agree. If you stay at least two nights in...

I agree.
If you stay at least two nights in each hotel and limit driving to 5 hours or less on each leg, you will enjoy a whole lot more.
Less really is more.
Don't worry EDs are addictive, once...
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