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by Genie
Thu Nov 25, 2021 5:17 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: 'Brit Expats leaving Spain...'
Replies: 69
Views: 2713

Re: 'Brit Expats leaving Spain...'

I have read the above with interest - however, I have lived in Tenerife for the last 23 years or so. Having recently just had to return to Ireland to sell my house there and returned straight back to Tenerife - why has my passport been stamped ? I have only travelled within Europe and did not forese...
by Genie
Thu Nov 25, 2021 10:31 am
Forum: Gardens & Gardening
Topic: What fruit trees to plant?
Replies: 13
Views: 7820

Re: What fruit trees to plant?

I have two avocado trees in Tenerife but to be honest we just cannot eat that many - here, if we have surplus produce we just put it at the end of the drive for people to collect for free. It’s the same with the big yellow plums. - we have two of those as well and do the sáname. Am not sure though w...
by Genie
Mon Nov 22, 2021 7:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Calima!
Replies: 17
Views: 777

Re: Calima!

Good grief! I am leaving Tenerife to escape the and now I found out you have them there as well. But at least you don’t have muggy air with an erupting volcano!
by Genie
Sun Nov 21, 2021 7:29 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Heating your house !!
Replies: 46
Views: 4933

Re: Heating your house !!

Regarding heating the house. I just arrived from Ireland where we were the warmest we have ever been using oil fired radiators. Ok, I spent an awful lot on oil top ups, but I was lovely and warm! Does anyone use this system here and would an oil tanker deliver on a regular basis? Yes, it cost a lot ...
by Genie
Tue Nov 09, 2021 6:09 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Heating your house !!
Replies: 46
Views: 4933

Re: Heating your house !!

Many thanks everyone - pellet burner it will be
by Genie
Sat Oct 30, 2021 5:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: pellet stoves
Replies: 11
Views: 3651

Re: pellet stoves

Hiya, just wondered where you bought your pellet stove and how much it cost to install it ?
Thanks
by Genie
Fri Oct 29, 2021 12:37 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Heating your house !!
Replies: 46
Views: 4933

Re: Heating your house !!

I have read these posts with interest. I am due to move into my house in Vinuela in the next couple of months and am getting quite obsessed with the heating debate, having previously had superb oil fired central heating in Ireland and I wondered if anyone there uses this method? The house I am buyin...
by Genie
Tue Nov 10, 2020 9:04 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: New EHIC for S1 holders
Replies: 3
Views: 2090

Re: New EHIC for S1 holders

Hiya, this is my first post. Am a bit confused about this new EHIC. I have residencia in Tenerife but planning on moving to Andalucia. Do I need this EHIC as well?
Thanks
by Genie
Fri Jan 10, 2020 4:14 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Buying a rural property - are any legal??
Replies: 70
Views: 37991

Re: Buying a rural property - are any legal??

Hi, I am new to this forum and joined it because I am thinking of buying in the area - or at least I was thinking of buying until I read all this! Now I think I will just stick with Tenerife, its a lot safer - apart from the constant calimas!