Tag Archives: Driving

A Hefty Fine, Traffic School and a Ton of Junk Mail

I’ve written about driving in Florida before, but I stopped short of expressing my opinion that some speed limits in Florida are too low. Dead straight, three lane carriageways flanked by vast grass verges with no pedestrians or residential buildings … Continue reading

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The Space Shuttle Launch: Mission Improbable…and other dodgy movie title references

It’s while skimming BBC News that I discover that the final launch of the Space Shuttle is scheduled to take place only a three hour drive away in less than a week’s time.   I have to act quickly.  I … Continue reading

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Driving in Florida

It’s far easier in Boca than it is in London and Surrey.   It helps enormously that I’ve switched from a recalcitrant manual to a comparatively obsequious automatic, but the difference in traffic still strikes me every time I take to the … Continue reading

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