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Driving rules and regulations when abroad: Holland

Because it's one of Britain's closest neighbours, many people might be tempted to think that there's little difference in the rules and regulations encountered when driving abroad in Holland. It's in the detail, however, that many drivers often get caught out, so it might be worth considering some of the main differences. Read more...

Driving rules and regulations when abroad: Portugal

Portugal used to be considered a dangerous place to drive, with customarily high traffic accident casualties. A crack-down on bad habits through the enforcement of driving rules and regulations is currently addressing many of the issues. Read more...

Driving rules and regulations when abroad: Spain

Spain - with all of its sun, beaches and holiday atmosphere - is such a popular holiday destination for many British people. As a regular holiday spot, it's sometimes easy to overlook the specific driving rules and regulations that make driving in this country rather different to driving "at home". Read more...

Driving rules and regulations when abroad: Italy

Speed, seat-belts and alcohol - these are three very useful buzz-words to keep in mind to appreciate the particular driving rules and regulations when you're abroad in Italy. They're important to keep in mind, since Italy has a system of quite hefty on-the-spot roadside fines which could affect you financially, if not worse, if you're caught driving on the wrong side of the law. Read more...

Driving rules and regulations when abroad: Germany

Driving abroad involves more than simply knowing how to control the vehicle and there are many rules and regulations which may differ from those that you're used to at home. If you'll be driving in Germany, therefore, you should be aware of some of the principal differences. Read more...

Driving rules and regulations when abroad: France

Driving in France when on holiday can be a joy. Apart from around one or two major cities or at public holidays, the roads can be fairly empty and traffic jams often unheard of. Read more...

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