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by costakid
Mon Nov 19, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Gas heating
Replies: 2
Views: 60

Re: Gas heating

A friend has just installed Roynte heaters. They are brilliant.
by costakid
Sun Nov 18, 2018 9:26 am
Forum: Food, Drink, Recipes & Gastronomy
Topic: La Herradura recommendations
Replies: 4
Views: 102

Re: La Herradura recommendations

What about Tartana Sid? Never eaten there but stayed in there hotel years ago. The hotel food was top class.
by costakid
Fri Nov 16, 2018 11:20 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Leasing a car.
Replies: 14
Views: 558

Re: Leasing a car.

Katy, I have a friend who had a problem similar to yours with a golf, the problem the car was not really being used as second car. They started bringing the car for a good brisk run once a week and it went away. These newer cars work on very low revs so they need a good run in the lower gears to do...
by costakid
Fri Nov 16, 2018 9:16 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Leasing a car.
Replies: 14
Views: 558

Re: Leasing a car.

is there a way of checking when he was last on? I am sure there is.
by costakid
Wed Nov 14, 2018 1:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The Forum.
Replies: 3
Views: 182

Re: The Forum.

That statement is a bit bizarre Sid. I though if we lived, intended to live or had property in Andalucia we were all welcome. Does your statement need rewording? Please clarify.
by costakid
Wed Nov 14, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: UK TV Channels for free
Replies: 34
Views: 545

Re: UK TV Channels for free

The new Kodi is actually ok unless you watch a big live sporting event. Man v Liverpool or similar is almost unwatchable.
by costakid
Mon Nov 12, 2018 11:05 pm
Forum: Animals & Pets
Topic: Cat Sitter in our home Malaga city
Replies: 8
Views: 258

Re: Cat Sitter in our home Malaga city

Obviously if you don't know your neighbours you cant give them a door key. Seems like a tricky situation. Perhaps look at Maureen's option.
by costakid
Mon Nov 12, 2018 11:00 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Contacing Vodafone
Replies: 3
Views: 118

Re: Contacing Vodafone

muchas gracias.
by costakid
Mon Nov 12, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Contacing Vodafone
Replies: 3
Views: 118

Re: Contacing Vodafone

Do you have the phone number from a non Vodafone number Gerry?
by costakid
Sun Nov 11, 2018 11:41 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: New Car v Used Car
Replies: 165
Views: 3027

Re: New Car v Used Car

Got a funny feeling this topic may soon be closed by uncle Sid.
by costakid
Sun Nov 11, 2018 4:35 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: New Car v Used Car
Replies: 165
Views: 3027

Re: New Car v Used Car

[quote="Devils Advocate”] PCP is a different matter, it allows people to get in to cars via a 2 year hand it back deal with a low monthly payment on a car they'd probably never afford to buy on HP or with cash. Not for me I'm afraid.[/quote] PCP is exactly that, you are getting into a car you c...
by costakid
Sun Nov 11, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: Animals & Pets
Topic: Cat Sitter in our home Malaga city
Replies: 8
Views: 258

Re: Cat Sitter in our home Malaga city

Looking for a mature person (20 yrs+) with references and experience

To get all 3 of the above may be a problem.
by costakid
Thu Nov 08, 2018 5:54 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Glass cutting and supply
Replies: 8
Views: 211

Re: Glass cutting and supply

For anything like this i always go to the industrial estates. Saves you a fortune on shop prices.
by costakid
Thu Nov 08, 2018 5:51 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Renewing of Padron
Replies: 15
Views: 389

Re: Renewing of Padron

Slightly off subject Niraig but if your new to the area there is a lovely walk from El Palo along the front to La Cala or if you want more through the 3 tunnels into Rincon.
by costakid
Thu Nov 08, 2018 10:45 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Glass cutting and supply
Replies: 8
Views: 211

Re: Glass cutting and supply

There are a few on the poligono at Malaga.
by costakid
Wed Nov 07, 2018 9:39 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: New Car v Used Car
Replies: 165
Views: 3027

Re: New Car v Used Car

Sid, i was waiting for the catch! as you say it sounds like finance is the way to go on new car sales in Spain. Maybe its a bit like DFS with suites. Say a 3 pice is £2000 with 4 years interest free, if you offer them £1900 up front they cant accept as then there offer is not interest free. They wo...
by costakid
Wed Nov 07, 2018 9:29 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Changing Banks
Replies: 11
Views: 332

Re: Changing Banks

We have been with the same bank for 16 years because of the hassle of changing the DDs. I dont want to arrive and find the water is cut off because i didn’t do something when moving banks.
by costakid
Wed Nov 07, 2018 9:27 am
Forum: Restaurants & Bars
Topic: Your favourite local Restaurante
Replies: 8
Views: 493

Re: Your favourite local Restaurante

The lamb leg is excellent Sid
by costakid
Tue Nov 06, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Leasing a car.
Replies: 14
Views: 558

Re: Leasing a car.

katy wrote: My car is a VW but I won't buy another since they were caught out.

I actually think they are all at it with the emissions cheating
by costakid
Tue Nov 06, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Travelling around Malaga
Replies: 4
Views: 487

Re: Travelling around Malaga

Easy walk to Malaguetta area and port. 10 minutes max. If your only there for 2 days there is enough in that area.

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