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"Driving here" Germany Warnings Or Dangers Tip by kldelaney

Germany Warnings and Dangers: 102 reviews and 64 photos

A couple things to think about if you come to live here:

1. Diving laws are very different.

a. The autobahn HAS speed limits in MOST areas. They use signs just like we do and they are not "suggested" speed limits, they are the leagal speeds.

b. You will not find many speed limit signs in and around the towns. There is a standard speed limit that everyone is supposed to know. City = 50km, Outside City = 100km,
Autobahn = 120km. All of these are "unless otherwise marked".

c. They have a "right-of-way" law that can be very tricky.

d. The military offers - Drivers Handbook and Examination Manual for Germany but not all information is in it. When in doubt ask a few German people, thats how I learned a lot.

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  • Written Oct 16, 2006
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