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Old Sep 8, 19, 7:36 am
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oliver2002
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Originally Posted by Concerto View Post
Apparently, if you look over at the Renting a Car thread in the Japan forum, that won't help me at all because Japan does not recognize the IDP in connection with a normal German or Swiss license. Apparently I have to get a translation of it once I arrive, which will cost about 30. There is a handful of countries whose licenses are not valid with the IDP, seemingly.
Last year when I was travelling in JP with NR I had to get my German DL translated in advance at the JAF and the rental companies in Okinawa and near Tokio asked for it and took copies of it.
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