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pilotmass

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Message Posted: Aug 21, 2012 1:20:41 PM

On the other side of the road? I'm used to it as I travel there frequently but my wife couldn't handle it. I took the keys back after she went around the rotary sorry roundabout the wrong way.....

[Edited by: pilotmass at 8/21/2012 1:21:29 PM EST]
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morrongiello
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2014 9:09:52 PM

no
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nru
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2014 8:20:07 PM

Yes - watch out for the hedges in the country. Driven a lot in Japan as well
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2014 8:02:41 PM

No, but I'd like to one day.
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2014 9:00:00 AM

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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2014 8:55:46 AM

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51stovi
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2014 8:46:03 AM

Not in England, but I have some in the Caribbean Islands where they drive on the other side of the road. The Rotary is the most challenging part.
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2014 8:36:11 AM

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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2014 8:12:34 AM

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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2014 7:57:38 AM

no
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2014 7:54:09 AM

No.
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2014 7:43:24 AM

Not yet.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2014 6:56:30 AM

No...never been to England................
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FieroGT
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2014 6:55:49 AM

I have not driven in the UK, but for 2 years I drove on the left in Tokyo. Not a big deal.
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Message Posted: Feb 23, 2014 8:38:35 AM

Yep, shore have, in fact I lived over there for 2 years back in the 60s. I had a 1956 Ford Poplar car that couldn't get out of its on way. I was in London with it and a Renault passed me and shifted gears in the process.
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Message Posted: Feb 23, 2014 7:57:33 AM

Yes, and it does take some getting used to.
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Message Posted: Feb 23, 2014 7:18:48 AM

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Message Posted: Feb 23, 2014 7:15:03 AM

No, but I bet it takes a while to get used to it.
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Message Posted: Feb 23, 2014 6:12:35 AM

No.
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Message Posted: Feb 23, 2014 5:54:01 AM

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Message Posted: Feb 23, 2014 5:23:58 AM

Never been, to England.
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Nah
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No.
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2014 5:13:22 PM

no.
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Message Posted: Nov 4, 2013 5:44:28 AM

No, but I would like to some day!
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Message Posted: Nov 4, 2013 5:07:12 AM

No, never driven outside the US.
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Message Posted: Nov 4, 2013 2:20:54 AM

no
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Message Posted: Nov 3, 2013 11:07:20 PM

Nope!
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Message Posted: Nov 3, 2013 11:12:13 AM

no.......
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Message Posted: Nov 3, 2013 10:14:45 AM

I drove over there when I was 16, it was fun and hard.
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Message Posted: Nov 3, 2013 10:11:09 AM

Yes! An interesting experience.
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Message Posted: Nov 3, 2013 9:03:14 AM

no need to go there... so no
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Message Posted: Nov 3, 2013 8:53:08 AM

Yes. I don't like it.
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Message Posted: Nov 3, 2013 4:03:38 AM

Never been to England.
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Message Posted: Nov 3, 2013 3:06:01 AM

Yes, difficult to get used to driving on the left side.
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Message Posted: Nov 2, 2013 11:54:22 PM

No.
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Message Posted: Nov 2, 2013 10:55:01 PM

yes, the worst part is looking at the rear view mirror and seeing the a pillar
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Message Posted: Nov 2, 2013 10:07:22 PM

no.
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Message Posted: Oct 15, 2013 6:23:10 AM

yes-takes a little getting used to.
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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2013 4:42:29 PM

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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2013 2:48:13 PM

yes
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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2013 2:43:18 PM

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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2013 10:45:14 AM

no, never
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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2013 7:28:39 AM

I have not driven in England, but have driven in the Caribbean islands (St. Kitts, Nevis & Antigua where they drive on the "wrong" side of the road. I adapted fairly quickly, but will admit the roundabouts are the most challenging part.
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