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by lola2
Thu Feb 26, 2009 5:40 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Renewing Passports
Replies: 28
Views: 5307

Re: Renewing Passports

El Cid is correct you cannot renew your passport in Gibraltar unless you are employed there or are a resident. My husband works in Gibraltar and has asked about this. It is not difficult to renew a UK passport at the British Embassy in Madrid. It is getting the correct photographs that it the most d...
by lola2
Wed Jan 21, 2009 9:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: New Local Recycling Groups
Replies: 3
Views: 975

Re: New Local Recycling Groups

Do none of you care about the enviroment?? Please join the recycling groups and support us. Take a look and if you have anything to give away post it on the site. You can also ask for things you may need.

Please join.
by lola2
Wed Jan 14, 2009 10:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: New Local Recycling Groups
Replies: 3
Views: 975

New Local Recycling Groups

There are now recycling groups for Manilva, Estepona and Marbella. These are really popular worldwide and are aimed at passing on anything you no longer need/want/throwing away. The main rule is that it must be free. This helps everyone out in these times of recession and keeps stuff out of the land...
by lola2
Mon Sep 29, 2008 8:56 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Parking at Malaga station
Replies: 2
Views: 976

Re: Parking at Malaga station

I believe it is expensive. My father was advised not to park there when he went to Madrid on the train.
by lola2
Sat Aug 16, 2008 2:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Eclipse of the Moon Saturday 9.30pm onwards
Replies: 5
Views: 1570

Eclipse of the Moon Saturday 9.30pm onwards

Tonight there will be a near total eclipse of the Moon. Beginning at 9.30pm the full moon will rise from the sea as the eclipse will already have begun. A small section of the moon will be covered by the earth's shadow. As the moon rises more and more of it will become covered. Maximum eclipse occur...
by lola2
Thu Aug 14, 2008 9:15 am
Forum: Parents in Andalucia
Topic: Money boxes
Replies: 4
Views: 3304

I think you would find this type of thing in a jewellery shop. They normally have a selection of gifts for babies.
by lola2
Thu Jun 19, 2008 10:08 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: P3 at Malaga Airport
Replies: 2
Views: 1149

P3 at Malaga Airport

Can anyone tell me if you can still park for free at P3 at Malaga Airport?
Thanks.
by lola2
Mon Jun 09, 2008 9:32 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Pound Sterling symbol using spanish keyboard
Replies: 3
Views: 9901

A very simple way if you have Microsoft Word go to Insert and then click on Symbol and then you have a several symbols, including the Pound sign, to choose from.
by lola2
Thu Jun 05, 2008 10:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mobile Phone Credit
Replies: 9
Views: 3496

Yes La Caixa do I use it regularly.
by lola2
Sat May 10, 2008 10:49 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Where to live Campo de Gibraltar?
Replies: 36
Views: 13605

Are you saying that you send your children to school in Gibraltar on the pretext that you are living there?
by lola2
Tue May 06, 2008 4:03 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Ladies Fashion
Replies: 3
Views: 1076

Mango deliver free.
by lola2
Fri Apr 25, 2008 8:45 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Advice needed
Replies: 97
Views: 17013

What about remortgaging the property or looking at equity release?
by lola2
Sun Mar 02, 2008 3:45 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: broadband internet connection....
Replies: 20
Views: 5797

Euphony have several products. pm me for more information.
by lola2
Tue Feb 19, 2008 5:39 pm
Forum: Parents in Andalucia
Topic: International schools
Replies: 35
Views: 15383

Sotogrande is the only school in that area. Most international schools have a deposit which is refundable when your child leaves the school - with a term's notice. Sotogrande's is €1200 Sotogrande has an additional one off payment which is hefty called the Endowment Fund (€4235) which is not refunda...
by lola2
Tue Feb 05, 2008 1:45 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: house selling, tax and readies under the table...
Replies: 32
Views: 5866

Several have been in Sabinillas.
by lola2
Mon Feb 04, 2008 10:11 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: house selling, tax and readies under the table...
Replies: 32
Views: 5866

I have heard of cases where the Hacienda has decided the house was under declared and, guess what, the new buyer cops for it. Be careful they are onto this now. We have never done the black money thing because its when you sell that the it can come back to bite you.
by lola2
Thu Jan 31, 2008 11:03 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: leaving debt in UK behind...
Replies: 46
Views: 16416

I know of 2 people who have had money taken out of their Spanish Bank Accounts by the Hacienda for the UK Taxman. One of whose bank account was frozen and his car had an embargo on it. If you want to have bank accounts and buy cars etc out here you need an NIE no and then you are traceable. Someone ...
by lola2
Mon Jan 28, 2008 3:28 pm
Forum: Parents in Andalucia
Topic: Dyslexia in Spain
Replies: 20
Views: 9010

Excuse my spelling error I had a dyslexic moment. I am normally very good at spelling but had a mental block!!
by lola2
Sun Jan 27, 2008 11:35 pm
Forum: Parents in Andalucia
Topic: Dyslexia in Spain
Replies: 20
Views: 9010

It is hereditory. Classic signs of dyslexia are muddling the b's and d's. Dyslexic people are very clever people ie. Einstein was dyslexic. They just have to be taught differently which is what I do. I use a multi-sensory computer programme and the children always enjoy the lessons and do very well.
by lola2
Fri Jan 25, 2008 7:52 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: arrived and gone home
Replies: 28
Views: 5059

I have seen loads of them come and go. They are usually the ones who have the most help too from kind people like yourself. It is a shame because it puts you off helping people. I had no help when I arrived here everything was a complete struggle. I would have been over the moon if I had had someone...

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