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Forum: G30 (2017 - ) 07-27-2016, 05:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 660
Posted By Trinitony
tim330i thank you for your quick response....

tim330i thank you for your quick response. Disappointing for me. But BMW makes many other cars in silver so I guess I will just have to go for the 3 Series or live with another color in the 5.
Forum: G30 (2017 - ) 07-27-2016, 03:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 660
Posted By Trinitony
Thanks for the info on the G30. I'm a new convert...

Thanks for the info on the G30. I'm a new convert to the 5 Series so please excuse my ignorance if these questions have already been asked/answered in this forum.

The "BMW G30 2017 5 Series -...
Forum: European Delivery 07-26-2016, 01:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 496
Posted By Trinitony
No other option comes to mind. But Sixt drivers...

No other option comes to mind. But Sixt drivers are generally very helpful and informative - from what I have read in this forum.
Forum: European Delivery 07-26-2016, 06:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 496
Posted By Trinitony
I really like your itinerary. An excellent choice...

I really like your itinerary. An excellent choice of locations and two or three nights in most places. Here are a few suggestions:

Rolf is a good choice for airport pickup. Even though you may be...
Forum: European Delivery 07-22-2016, 01:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 714
Posted By Trinitony
I enjoyed your report and photos. Looks as if you...

I enjoyed your report and photos. Looks as if you got more sunshine than rain - not everyone has been so lucky. Enjoy your (wife's) M2 when it returns home and don't forget to complete the "Online...
Forum: European Delivery 07-08-2016, 01:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,359
Posted By Trinitony
This appears to be an official site discussing...

This appears to be an official site discussing Ludwig's castles:

http://www.neuschwanstein.de/englisch/tourist/

It suggests that Marienbrucke will be open in August 2016.
Forum: European Delivery 07-06-2016, 09:46 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,015
Posted By Trinitony
Yeh, I'm not sure what the "prolific emoticon"...

Yeh, I'm not sure what the "prolific emoticon" looks like, but one is definitely needed. Maybe non-prolific posters are not allowed to see what a prolific emoticon looks like. So perhaps that's why...
Forum: European Delivery 07-06-2016, 08:50 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,015
Posted By Trinitony
A tempting offer for me as even a dollar would be...

A tempting offer for me as even a dollar would be more than I have "earned" in any of the last 20 years. But, no thanks!

Fortunately for your neighbor boy Bimmerfest only shows 1,000 posts so that...
Forum: European Delivery 07-06-2016, 06:52 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,015
Posted By Trinitony
Try left clicking your name on any of your...

Try left clicking your name on any of your Bimmerfest posts. You should see a list of options in a box with a blue background. Left click on the third option "Find all posts by turpiwa". Halfway down...
Forum: European Delivery 07-05-2016, 07:50 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,015
Posted By Trinitony
If you are very patient you can check the dates...

If you are very patient you can check the dates of your last 1,000 individual posts by hovering your cursor over your name and "left clicking" on "Find all posts by turpiwa". It appears that...
Forum: European Delivery 07-05-2016, 02:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 540
Posted By Trinitony
Melk: The short answer is probably no. I think...

Melk: The short answer is probably no. I think the parking was free. As we always intended to take the guided tour of the interior we did not explore what could be done without it. The Melk website...
Forum: European Delivery 07-05-2016, 06:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 514
Posted By Trinitony
A few day trips out of Munich - based on places...

A few day trips out of Munich - based on places which you did not mention in your first post:
Alpenstrasse - anywhere between Berchtesgaden and Fussen.
Berchtesgaden - Documentation Center, Eagle's...
Forum: European Delivery 07-04-2016, 06:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 540
Posted By Trinitony
I think the formal tour of Melk took a couple of...

I think the formal tour of Melk took a couple of hours. You do not have to take the formal tour but we happened upon an English language tour and I thought it was very informative. Incidentally they...
Forum: European Delivery 07-04-2016, 05:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 540
Posted By Trinitony
Here are my suggestions: [B] Either stop...

Here are my suggestions:

[B]
Either stop in Melk or Lake Bled. Melk is a beautiful abbey and would be my wife's prefernce. Lake Bled (right side of my sig) would be mine. If you choose Bled, I...
Forum: European Delivery 06-28-2016, 01:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,056
Posted By Trinitony
I don't know how long a "few months" are - but...

I don't know how long a "few months" are - but your ED car will take nearly two months to get back to Georgia, perhaps even longer to Alabama. So it could be that ED will save you neither time nor...
Forum: European Delivery 06-26-2016, 05:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 564
Posted By Trinitony
I think Frankfurt would be a good place to live...

I think Frankfurt would be a good place to live but it did not appeal to me as a tourist spot. You might consider:

1. Rothenburg ob der Tauber
2. The Rhine and Mosel Valleys
3. Riquewihr in...
Forum: European Delivery 06-24-2016, 06:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 999
Posted By Trinitony
Museum. It probably is not the best auto museum...

Museum. It probably is not the best auto museum in the world but it's the best BMW museum in the world. The factory has to compete with numerous other BMW factories including the one in Spartanburg....
Forum: European Delivery 06-22-2016, 08:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 850
Posted By Trinitony
On my first ED I did the factory tour, museum and...

On my first ED I did the factory tour, museum and delivery on the same day. It would still allow you time to get to Fussen that same day.

I enjoyed touring the Residenz (royal palace just north of...
Forum: European Delivery 06-22-2016, 08:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,278
Posted By Trinitony
I like your itinerary. Spending multiple nights...

I like your itinerary. Spending multiple nights in one location and doing day trips from that location is the way to do it.

One suggestion: On Day 6 when you drive from Lindau to Salzburg I...
Forum: European Delivery 06-19-2016, 06:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 709
Posted By Trinitony
Please tell us about some of the sights you saw...

Please tell us about some of the sights you saw with the Colombian couple. and where you will be driving your car on your ED trip.
Forum: European Delivery 06-15-2016, 02:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 629
Posted By Trinitony
I can understand the temptation to drive your car...

I can understand the temptation to drive your car all that you can while in Europe. But, even though it will be your second day with your car, I suggest that you see Lake Como by ferry. There are...
Forum: European Delivery 06-15-2016, 06:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,505
Posted By Trinitony
Why not go to each of the four neighborhood BMW...

Why not go to each of the four neighborhood BMW dealers and offer them $500 over ED invoice. See what happens. If they don't bite then $10K more for a Tesla sounds pretty good.
Forum: European Delivery 06-13-2016, 01:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 641
Posted By Trinitony
Dropping Vienna is a good start. Personally I...

Dropping Vienna is a good start. Personally I like Vienna but if you have to cut out a city it really should be one that you have already visited and didn't like. Now if you could just add a week you...
Forum: European Delivery 06-13-2016, 09:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 641
Posted By Trinitony
Your plans will put miles on your car but there...

Your plans will put miles on your car but there will be little opportunity to see and enjoy the cities that you will be visiting. My recommendation would be to cut out half the cities and spend two...
Forum: European Delivery 06-10-2016, 06:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 404
Posted By Trinitony
I agree with Snareman that the Mercedes Museum is...

I agree with Snareman that the Mercedes Museum is worth a few hours. It is essentially the history of the automobile.

On your way back to Munich from Stuttgart you might stop and see Ottobeuren...
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