Carsten Becker wrote: > > Hey all! > > My family is going into holidays  (how do you say "Urlaub > machen" in English?) on Saturday, so I'm not at home next > week and won't have internet access either. I don't go > OFFLIST just for one week, though. That's much stuff to be > read the Sunday after the next one I guess :P > > I *must* drive half the way because my mom has sprained > her ankle some days ago. 2 hours of motorway, and it'll be > the first time after driving school I'm driving on teh Autobahn. > *shudder* I once drove from Detroit, Michigan to Salt Lake City, Utah, stopping only for fuel and food. It was 1600 miles (2575 km), and it took me twenty-seven hours. I don't recommend it. --Ph. D.