The American to European license Part 2

Nearly two years ago, I went on at length about the process of exchanging a driver’s license from one of the US states to a country in the European Union. I focused specifically on Croatia as, given you can’t exchange a license from the US to a Spanish one but you can in Croatia, where … Continue reading "The American to European license Part 2"... >>

Exchanging an American driver’s license for European

If you’re an American who resides in the EU, what you’re seeing with this current refugee issue you will see or have already seen on a personal level when it comes to driving legally. There simply is no cross-European policy on how to exchange your American driver’s license for one that will allow you to … Continue reading "Exchanging an American driver’s license for European"... >>

The secret to understanding Spanish tollgates

As I spend a lot of my time near Girona when not guiding wine tours or off on other wine adventures, I’m often using the western ring road to pop in and out of town. This is due to driving through Girona being one of those things in life that can spontaneously give you scabies. … Continue reading "The secret to understanding Spanish tollgates"... >>

Hope comes in odd dollar amounts

I’ve just returned from a short jaunt to the US in my home state of California. It had been nearly two years since my last trip and it might be something I’d do more often were it not for the fact that no matter how I fly there from Barcelona, I have to connect somewhere … Continue reading "Hope comes in odd dollar amounts"... >>

Three cylinders of raw power

Life is chocked full of tasty experiences and buying a new car ranks up there alongside shaving mainly in that it’s a process you’ll probably have to experience at some point in our modern society unless you manage to live all your life in New York or some other megacity in the world where car … Continue reading "Three cylinders of raw power"... >>