Hanh! Most of the time, I love international business. Except for 2-3 countrys, anyway.. Spain & (now) Portugal. And behind them, on occasion, Greece.
I / We get to meet all kinds of interesting people & learn about their cultures. The whiteman's culture here in the US gives everyone fits, it seems - until you get to Spain & Portugal - & to a lesser extent, Greece. Our experiences tell us it is no wonder these 3 are having huge problems financially. Their economic systems aren't working - in part because their bureaucracys &/or Customs people don't work.
In the case of Customs of Spain & Portugal, they simply hold onto incoming shipments (more or less 6 weeks); stonewall their citizens with repeat requests for the same information repeatedly & so keep them from getting the shipments; then send the shipments back to us,... Read More