Driving in Spain and Spanish Road Signs

Driving in Spain and Spanish Road Signs, All of the tips are provided for you with many resources for your time in Spain. Read more on WagonersAbroad.comAs you know, we have been living in Spain for a few years, and during that time we have done our fair share of driving.  I remember when we first arrived and trying to figure out the rules of the road.  Coming from the United States, there were plenty of things that were familiar, but many others that just made us wonder, or look up the answer on the internet.  We have welcomed several visitors to Spain and it has been fun driving around with them.  It is fun hearing their thoughts on driving in Spain as well the meaning of road signs or street markings.  Did you know we have a Zebra, Giraffe and Jellyfish crossing?  What about the Poo Stop or Ninja’s on the loose?

 

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Obtaining A Spanish Drivers License

The road to obtaining a Spanish drivers license has been a rough, frustrating process.  It worked out for us in the end, but now that we have our license, I figured it was worthwhile to explain what we did, the process we went through, and my general frustrations with the whole process.

Americans Getting a Drivers License in Spain. We share the entire process to obtain a Spanish Drivers License, including the process, costs and more. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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You Need To Go Off Road In Southern Utah

This is one for the ages!  I can’t remember the last time we’ve had so much fun as a family.  We partnered with Adventure Hub St. George, and they set us up with a UTV from Southern Utah Adventure Center.  Now you may be asking, “What is a UTV?”.  Is it an Ultra Terrific Vehicle?  No.  Is it a Unique Tall Vehicle?  Nope.  UTV really means, Utility Task Vehicle, but that doesn’t sound like much fun.  The more common name is a side-by-side, and they are fun, Fun, FUN!
Adventure Hub St George Utah. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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Zipping Around Penang In Our Europcar Malaysia Rental

When planning our time in Penang, we knew we wanted a “normal life” feel, for a couple of weeks.  We rented a 3 bedroom condo in Batu Ferringhi area and also decided we wanted to rent a car.  That would give us a little break from hotel and public transportation life and help us recharge our batteries.  We were thankful we had the opportunity to work with Europcar Malaysia for our car.  It is a company we’ve often used in Europe, so we were excited they were also in Malaysia.

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Driving in Thailand Tips and Tricks – You Can Do It!

No matter where we travel, we usually wind up doing some driving.  Heidi and I have the whole driving thing down to a science.  I’m usually the driver, and she’s the navigator.  We rarely get lost, and when we do, it’s more of a “controlled lost“.  And even when we get really lost, it’s not all that stressful.  Unless it’s late.  Or we’re all hungry.  Or tired.

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Driving On Our Summer Road Trip Through Europe

As we’ve described many times before, we are a family that prefers to drive when we are on vacation.  We like the flexibility that comes with the ability to get off the beaten path.

So of course, we did a fair amount of driving on our Summer 2013 Road Trip through Europe.  Actually we did a LOT of driving? Continue reading