The Griswalds win a vacation to Europe on a game show, and thus pack their bags for the continent. They do their best to catch the flavor of Europe, but they just don't know how to be be good tourists. Besides, they have trouble taking holidays in countries where they CAN speak the language... Written by
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For over two thousand years, Europe has survived many great disasters. Now for the real test... The Griswold's.
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It is revealed in the intro, on his passport, that Clark's middle name is Wilhelm. See more
In the opening sequence, we see that the Griswalds live at 8805 Skyline Drive, Chicago IL. There is no Skyline Drive in Chicago, IL. There is a Skyline Drive in Justice, IL (a very small southern suburb), but it does not run nearly long enough to have an 8800 block. See more
[Speaking very quickly in a heavy English accent
You're scuppered mate, this place is full of macaroons, of course I could get on the dog and bone and call my friend down White Chapel way.
[Clark is unable to understand what the Hotel Manager is saying, so he begins using a handheld translation device
Dad, he's speaking English.
Referenced in Just Married
Ca plane pour moi
Performed by Plastic Bertrand
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