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bio website careers.stackoverflow.com/…
location Amsterdam, The Netherlands
age 38
visits member for 3 years, 5 months
seen Jan 17 at 2:48

Expat for last 10 years and counting.


Sep
25
comment Can I drive in Spain using my U.S. (New York State) license?
@Ivan: EU licenses are valid in entire EU. Period. No exceptions. Not even for Guardia Civil.
Sep
25
comment Are there any drive-in restaurants in Central Europe?
I'm not sure if it make much sense with the weather you get in Central Europe. Can't imagine waitress rollerskating in rain ;-)
Sep
20
answered Are there any “Fantasy Passports” that are recognised by other countries?
Sep
20
comment How expensive is Belgium?
one nitpick, Belgium is not part of Central Europe.
Sep
20
answered Places with unusual platform numbers
Sep
17
revised Buy Prepaid SIM for use in Spain, but mailed to US?
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Sep
17
answered Buy Prepaid SIM for use in Spain, but mailed to US?
Sep
17
answered Can there be a price difference between online checkin and checking in at the airport?
Sep
17
comment Should I change most of my money in my home country or in the destination country?
@Jacco: I guess you're talking about countries were currencies are not fully convertible and official exchange rate differs from black market one. But that's not a very common case.
Sep
13
comment Fall events in Madrid
actually, AFAIK, there isn't much going on in fall, best events are in spring
Sep
13
answered What's the difference between embassies and consulates?
Sep
11
comment Traveling from Jordan's Queen Alia International Airport NOT to Amman
@Ankur: that depends on bargaining skills ;-)
Sep
10
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Sep
10
comment Traveling from Jordan's Queen Alia International Airport NOT to Amman
taxis are ridiculously cheap in Jordan.
Aug
31
comment Recommendation for prepaid SIM card in the Netherlands
sounds very similar to this question: travel.stackexchange.com/questions/1539/…
Aug
31
awarded  Yearling
Jul
9
comment Is it too far to go to Eastern Europe on a 5-6 week holiday if I land in Paris?
btw. none of these countries are Eastern Europe. See: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Eastern-Europe-map2.svg
Jun
14
comment 5 hours in Amsterdam
@Ton: passport check, not customs check to be exact. It's still EU, so it's still customs free.
Jun
14
comment 5 hours in Amsterdam
"quintessentially dutch" - that part would be hard, given that locals consider kebab and shoarma quintessentially dutch, and that's probably not what you're looking for.
Jun
14
awarded  Critic