Britrailpass vs EuroDomino
Just wonder if there's any advantage of a BritRailpass against EuroDomino (soon to be InterrailOnecountry) As I can se the price for Britrail is a lot higher advertised prices here are ED 4d : 1510SEK vs Britrail flexi 4d : 1975SEK , for ED 8d 2490SEK vs 2845SEK is there any advantage of a Britrailpass ... 7 Mar 2007 09:57
Traveling with US and EU passports?
When traveling from the US to the EU and back: if I use an EU country passport to enter the EU, and my US passport when returning to the US, will the US border agent wonder why I have no foreign stamps on my US passport corresponding to my travel dates? Is it even legal to do something like that? Thanks! ... 25 Feb 2007 11:03
Train Travel - Endinburgh to London
I am a US traveler on vacation in May in Great Britain. I was hoping to travel by train from Edinburgh to London and enjoy the English countryside on a Sunday afternoon with my parents. I was hoping the advance ticket purchase would allow me to find a good discount. On The GNER site I can purchase the fo... 26 Feb 2007 21:50
Trip Report: Vienna (plus Bratislava)
Vienna, November 2006 This trip was more for Herself than for me, as I had already been to Vienna -- admittedly a long time ago, and as a very impecunious student. But it was once more than Herself had managed, and she wanted to make good the deficiency. My recollection of the city was short on specifics; all I ... 16 Dec 2006 12:07
Italian bread. was Re: MacDonalds
Frank F. Matthews wrote: Iceman wrote: Cathy L wrote: We were so looking forward to having Italian bread in Italy. How dissapointed we were to find how tasteless it was. The breads in France and Germany were superb! Next time try the bread at an actual neighborhood Italian ... 9 Oct 2006 06:36
I'm trying to find the town of Schonbrunn, Germany. I can't seem to locate it, can someone help? Cathy L ... 8 Aug 2006 10:28
"One bag" travel, which bag is best?
[Reposted with enlarged group list. Please leave rec.travel.air intact, I can only access replies there.] I am going to experiment with doing away with checked luggage and try traveling with just one carry-on. This will be for a few weeks, a few countries, everything from planes and trains to back country buses. ... 21 Aug 2006 15:11
French censored answer to Google Earth.
Martin writes: http://www.geoportail.fr In what was is it censored? -- Transpose mxsmanic and gmail to reach me by e-mail. ... 12 Aug 2006 17:44
Draconian vacation policies for US slave workers
In article <1152783265.123356.230620(a)35g2000cwc.googlegroups.com>, Jordi <jordi.uso(a)gmail.com> wrote: Tchiowa wrote: Would you leave road building or national security in the hands of private investment? Health care is just like that. Infrastructure and health care have very little ... 22 Aug 2006 18:28
air conditioning may be making us fat
On Thu, 13 Jul 2006 07:17:32 +0200, Mxsmanic <mxsmanic(a)gmail.com> wrote: Tim C. writes: Metastatic? I believe he is referring to cancers that metastasize early, as opposed to the metastases themselves. I was only guessing. Some types of lung cancer are in this category, and since they pro... 24 Jul 2006 18:54