Top Ten Euro

Ten things I like (& don’t like) about Europe.

Positive…

  • 100% 3G cell coverage
  • phones with multiple SIM slots
  • all cell phones use a standardized charger adapter (EU mandated)
  • Efficient small diesel vehicles
  • Good breads
  • Bike friendly infrastructure
  • Traffic circles and traffic tunnels
  • 5 star campgrounds
  • No private property signs
  • Clean rivers
  • Transferable license plates
  • recycling programs that have eliminated all landfills (CH)
  • villages delimited with greenspace
  • small footprint gas stations
  • scooters not school buses

Negative…

  • Expensive
  • Public Smoking
  • Non standardized electrical outlets
  • current euro to dollar exchange rate (.67) (2009)
  • crotch rocket motorcycle noise in the alps