Mudcat Café message #1004598 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #62194   Message #1004598
Posted By: greg stephens
19-Aug-03 - 09:14 AM
Thread Name: 2003 FSGW Getaway - Travelers Needs
Subject: RE: 2003 FSGW Getaway - Travelers Needs
Re the kind Americns offering to put in the odd bottle of Guiness for the Brit visitors.I was just reading aa Peet McCarthy book(funniest travel writer i the world), and he was having a quiet chuckle at a table of Americans in a restaurant, where eight Americans were sharing two bottles of wine.
   I'm sorry to say, and I know you guys over there in have-a-nice-day country think it's a big problem we ought to address, but us brits need approximately one car boot(sorry,trunk) full of beer per person for a folk weekend(more if you stay over Sunday night as well).