If you travel around the U.S., you probably rarely think twice about renting an automobile and exploring your destination and the areas surrounding it. Driving in the United States – and in Canada – is pretty consistent and generally manageable, though you will certainly encounter cities where being behind the wheel is a bit more of a challenge than in other places.
But how about Europe? If you’re heading oversees and want to have some freedom to drive from place to place, is it a good idea to rent a car? And if you choose to do so, what do you need to know about driving in Europe and in certain countries in particular? (more…)