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by Manchesteral
Wed Dec 12, 2018 10:44 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Moving to Jerez, question about renting apartment
Replies: 4
Views: 304

Re: Moving to Jerez, question about renting apartment

I have just googled "Inmobilaria Jerez" as I suggested to you and found at least 7 sites offering rentals, try it for yourself the info is right there !
by Manchesteral
Tue Dec 11, 2018 5:45 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Malaga airport to Ronda?
Replies: 10
Views: 232

Re: Malaga airport to Ronda?

I've done this trip a few times, Bus to Marbella bus station, Marbella bus station to Ronda !
by Manchesteral
Wed Dec 05, 2018 4:17 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Moving to Jerez, question about renting apartment
Replies: 4
Views: 304

Re: Moving to Jerez, question about renting apartment

Just google "Inmobilaria, Jerez" !!
by Manchesteral
Mon Nov 26, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Batr Spirits Tot Measures
Replies: 10
Views: 786

Re: Batr Spirits Tot Measures

pensure1988 wrote:Hi

I was wondering where would be the best place to buy some Bar Tot Measures on the Costa de Sol. I live near Manilva & Estepona

Thank You

David

May I ask why yo want them ?
by Manchesteral
Mon Nov 26, 2018 12:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: Common tourist phrases in bars and cafes
Replies: 46
Views: 6011

Re: Common tourist phrases in bars and cafes

Just had an "experience" in my local bar "Tara" a few steps from my front door. A couple who turned out to be okay (because they're Mancunians) sat at the table next to me, perusing the menu and muttering! the waite,r who I know well approached them and the Mancunian gentleman lo...
by Manchesteral
Sun Nov 25, 2018 1:45 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Health care in Spain
Replies: 15
Views: 2016

Re: Health care in Spain

Health care in Spain is free for anyone living OR visiting due to the laws passed recently by the new Spanish government, all you have to do is register at your local health centre !
by Manchesteral
Thu Nov 22, 2018 9:25 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Healthcare for New Zealanders in Spain
Replies: 4
Views: 365

Re: Healthcare for New Zealanders in Spain

It depends how you define "short term health cover"! Spain will offer you emergency and or life saving treatment, anything else must be covered by holiday travel insurance.
by Manchesteral
Wed Nov 21, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: BANCA MARCH
Replies: 6
Views: 748

Re: BANCA MARCH

With my Deutsche bank acc I have three numbers to to enter before In can access my account online.
The first is Either an Nie OR Dni or pasaporte 9 numbers.

Then I have to enter Referencia 7 numbers.

Finally I enter the Contrasena which is 4 numbers, then I'm in !
by Manchesteral
Wed Nov 21, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: BEING SPANISH & GETTING UK PENSION
Replies: 9
Views: 756

Re: BEING SPANISH & GETTING UK PENSION

Does the UK/Spain not have a dual nationality deal ?
by Manchesteral
Tue Nov 20, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Weather
Replies: 7
Views: 617

Re: Weather

All of Canaria is being hammered by very severe storms currently, In Gran Canaria we're pretty lucky as we are buffered by Tenerife to the west !
by Manchesteral
Fri Nov 16, 2018 12:33 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Surely you can't get away with this without permission
Replies: 6
Views: 1043

Re: Surely you can't get away with this without permission

According to an acqaintence of my who is an architect, the theory of this pool is technically legal but the execution of it is not! he says that if it sits freestanding and NOT plumbed in then it's legal, ie it can be removed in minutes, he has also said that judging by it's appearance it's probably...
by Manchesteral
Wed Nov 07, 2018 11:05 pm
Forum: Food, Drink, Recipes & Gastronomy
Topic: Chestnuts!
Replies: 7
Views: 1242

Re: Chestnuts!

costakid wrote:Roasting chestnuts on an open fire! Who said that?


Bing Crosby !!
by Manchesteral
Wed Nov 07, 2018 11:03 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Bioethanol
Replies: 3
Views: 725

Re: Bioethanol

My cousin in Sweden has one in his home he reckons it's no different from burning logs (efficiency wise) and the initial cost is twice that of an average logburning stove !!
by Manchesteral
Tue Nov 06, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Common tourist phrases in bars and cafes
Replies: 46
Views: 6011

Re: Common tourist phrases in bars and cafes

My son took his then fiancee to Venice to propose 11 years ago he was charged €34.00 for two bottles of Birelli, when he questioned the cost he was told by the waiter " yes sir you need to be careful around here, there are place that will rip you off" ! The worst time I've ever been screwe...
by Manchesteral
Tue Nov 06, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: Common tourist phrases in bars and cafes
Replies: 46
Views: 6011

Re: Common tourist phrases in bars and cafes

wollie wrote:Not related to topic so i hope ok to say.

I have a friend who was in New York a few weeks ago.
2 brandies. 2 bottles Heineken and 2 coke + $70.
me gusto Espana mucho...


Las Palmas, same order €8.00 !!
by Manchesteral
Mon Nov 05, 2018 11:48 pm
Forum: Food, Drink, Recipes & Gastronomy
Topic: Chestnuts!
Replies: 7
Views: 1242

Re: Chestnuts!

Put them on the barbeque/grill, preferably wood fired for 12-15 mins !
by Manchesteral
Thu Nov 01, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Change in workers/labour/autonima Law?
Replies: 12
Views: 1506

Re: Change in workers/labour/autonima Law?

peteroldracer wrote:Just heard from a (legal) painter he was fined for working on a “Red” day! Is this just Murcian law, or general? The fine was €1000! A fellow worker stopped earlier was a bit quicker thinking and said he was in overalls as he was on his way home from working the night before...



What is a red day ?
by Manchesteral
Thu Nov 01, 2018 11:37 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Travel Insurance
Replies: 28
Views: 4872

Re: Travel Insurance

Legal residents of spain are still been refused access to healthcare even with the new law. As a tourist you wont get anywhere without showing a EHIC.local health centres have even been registaring residents with them (illegally) causing lots of issues for people who are ending up been billed. I ha...
by Manchesteral
Mon Oct 29, 2018 7:50 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Residence Registration No Healthcare
Replies: 21
Views: 4132

Re: Residence Registration No Healthcare

Previously to register without a job or pension you needed to provide proof of private healthcare. I understand that the law was changed and healthcare is no longer required but has it been implemented on the ground? i.e. are you no longer required to produce private healthcare documents when you g...
by Manchesteral
Mon Oct 29, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Travel Insurance
Replies: 28
Views: 4872

Re: Travel Insurance

An EHIC is not a get out of jail free card, it entitles you to medical consultations in the first instance, emergency and or life saving treatment. What you should do under the new terms laid out by the new Spanish government is attend your nearest (Spanish) health centre and register there, all you...

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