Tag Archives: Autobahn

Should Auld Acquaintance Be Forgot

Happy 2012! Well, the Mr. and I had a very nice Christmas, and a lovely, quiet New Year’s Eve, too (except for an incident involving a Jelly Belly and a crown, but we’ll get to that later). For Christmas, we … Continue reading

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The Secret Science of a Seat Upgrade & Fun While Fighting Jetlag

I arrived back in Germany on Sunday morning, one day later than originally planned. Ah, the joy frustrations of travel. Here’s a recap of what happened: I got to the Indianapolis Airport on Friday a little after 6pm, and had … Continue reading

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Home Again, Home Again

I’ve been living abroad for 5 ½, going on six years now, and it’s interesting how my idea of “home” has changed over the years. Initially, when I first moved to Scotland, home was the US and Indiana. And then … Continue reading

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Fahrvergnügen: Or Germany’s Love Affair with Driving Really, Really Fast

Germany is a country known for its high quality vehicles and its essentially speed limit-free Autobahns, or motorways. Germans love their cars and love to drive them so much there’s even a term for it: “Fahrvergnügen,” which means “driving enjoyment.” … Continue reading

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