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by gina59
Thu May 09, 2019 5:17 am
Forum: Gardens & Gardening
Topic: Nardos. (Polianthus tuberosa)
Replies: 0
Views: 1067

Nardos. (Polianthus tuberosa)

Has anyone tried to grow these from tubers. Any advise appreciated. Live about 40 miles inland from malaga.
by gina59
Wed Dec 19, 2018 7:09 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Wax for sealing chalk paint
Replies: 3
Views: 3314

Re: Wax for sealing chalk paint

google anne sloan chalk paint in spain, they have an online shop and sell the sealing wax, quite expensive at €18. But lasts a long time.
by gina59
Mon Oct 29, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Infrared panels for heating
Replies: 0
Views: 2481

Infrared panels for heating

Hi, has anyone used infrared panels for their heating, and are they any good. Thanks in advance
by gina59
Fri Oct 14, 2016 7:33 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: long term parking at malaga airport
Replies: 17
Views: 3526

Re: long term parking at malaga airport

I have been using Parking Mar in San Julian for the past few years and have had no problems at all. Last year I left the car from nov to march and was charged 50 euro, and the car was cleaned as well. I am now back in uk and have left my car with them on a yearly contract of 500 euros. For me this i...
by gina59
Wed Mar 23, 2016 7:52 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Long Term Parking Malaga AGP
Replies: 12
Views: 3362

Re: Long Term Parking Malaga AGP

I always use Parkingmar at St Julian just outside airport. I have found them very good with a drop off and pickup service. Last year I went back to uk for 1 month and was charged 50 euros. They will also clean and valet car for an extra 12 euros.
by gina59
Wed Sep 23, 2015 4:30 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: desperate help no residente bank account
Replies: 21
Views: 6856

Re: desperate help no residente bank account

When we bought our house in Spain, we opened a non resident account with cajasur, all done in within an hour with no problems.
by gina59
Wed Sep 23, 2015 4:30 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: desperate help no residente bank account
Replies: 21
Views: 6856

Re: desperate help no residente bank account

When we bought our house in Spain, we opened a non resident account with cajasur, all done in within an hour with no problems.
by gina59
Sun Sep 06, 2015 8:27 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Sciatica treatment
Replies: 22
Views: 5429

Re: Sciatica treatment

I had sciatica for two years. Tried massage, physio, and loads of different pain killers to no avail. In the end I managed to get a mri scan which showed a hernia of the disc. The hospital gave me two epidurals over a period of 3 months, after the first epidural it was 90% better, and after the seco...
by gina59
Mon Aug 24, 2015 1:36 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: E Cigarettes
Replies: 32
Views: 5586

Re: E Cigarettes

I have a feeling they are now banned in spain. I brought mine on the internet from one of the better known companies ( vip.)
by gina59
Mon Aug 24, 2015 1:06 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: tv/aerial
Replies: 4
Views: 1491

Re: tv/aerial

Thanks Sid didnt really want to buy a new tv . :thumbup:
by gina59
Mon Aug 24, 2015 12:35 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: tv/aerial
Replies: 4
Views: 1491

tv/aerial

I have a old portable tv in my bedroom which I use to watch dvds. I have just had a new aerial fitted,so thought that I would set the tv up in the bedroom to watch spanish tv. Unfortunately it wont pick up any stations, do I need a digi box or a new type tv. thanks in advance
by gina59
Wed Aug 12, 2015 7:26 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Expensive internet. Why?
Replies: 32
Views: 9134

Re: Expensive internet. Why?

I use wimax with axatel 35 euros a month 4mb and unlimited download with no fair usage, My speed averages 3 and a half most of the time so fairly happy.
by gina59
Mon Aug 03, 2015 5:46 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Warning Light In Car
Replies: 26
Views: 2803

Re: Warning Light In Car

Prob sounds stupid, but I presume you have checked all your lights, I have a opal corsa and had the same trouble,it turned out to be a light bulb. Replaced the bulb and the warning light went out.
by gina59
Thu Jul 30, 2015 6:39 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Female Translator Required
Replies: 13
Views: 2323

Re: Female Translator Required

The lady who runs the english book shop in mollina is a translator, sorry dont have her phone number at the moment, but could get it later today if you want it.
by gina59
Sun Jul 19, 2015 10:26 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: stickers for headlights
Replies: 7
Views: 3416

Re: stickers for headlights

thanks very much, I will be using brittany ferries, so thats great.
by gina59
Sun Jul 19, 2015 9:37 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: stickers for headlights
Replies: 7
Views: 3416

stickers for headlights

I am taking my car back to the uk later on in the year, and I will need stickers to change the headlight directions. Can someone tell me what they are called and where I can buy them thank you.
by gina59
Wed Jul 08, 2015 3:45 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Wills and the new law
Replies: 23
Views: 3570

Re: Wills and the new law

Well thats the story of my life. :sick:
by gina59
Wed Jul 08, 2015 10:34 am
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Wills and the new law
Replies: 23
Views: 3570

Re: Wills and the new law

Hi, just had two new wills done(this morning in fact} to include the new clause to follow english succession. Cost not including the notary, which we will pay when we pick up the wills next week was 610 euros, I believe the notary costs will be around 50 euros for each will. And yes we had to have t...
by gina59
Wed May 13, 2015 10:40 am
Forum: Parents in Andalucia
Topic: Semana Blanca 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 7707

Re: Semana Blanca 2016

according to juan hoffman college in the malaga province its the week following andalucia day, hope this helps.

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