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by Bandy
Thu Jan 28, 2010 7:18 pm
Forum: Restaurants & Bars
Topic: "Quercus" Jimera de llibar
Replies: 6
Views: 3244

Re: "Quercus" Jimera de llibar

Hi Roz I hope you are well. 8) Just back after having surveyed the devestation at our farmhouse. :evil: :x Back again on 14th Feb with my better half to buy a housefull of stuff!! :crazy: Someone passed on your regards so thanks for that, Brian or Maxine I think :?: It seems that Quercus is going st...
by Bandy
Tue Jan 26, 2010 10:01 pm
Forum: Restaurants & Bars
Topic: El Gecko, Esatacion Cortes de la Frontera
Replies: 9
Views: 7123

Re: El Gecko, Esatacion Cortes de la Frontera

Just back from Cortes having gone to survey the damage done to my farmhouse in the recent floods. Thank God for insurance :!: :!: :clap: :clap: Anyway, I had to stay in a hotel and despite being topsy turvy with flood damage in the lower level of their hotel the new owners Bill and Maxine Findlay ma...
by Bandy
Thu Jan 07, 2010 4:23 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Flooded property!!
Replies: 8
Views: 2023

Flooded property!!

How many of the forum members got flooded? Our property was under 1 metre of water. :cry: :cry: :evil: I am going over very soon to take an inventory and salvage what I can whilst a few others are clearing up the mud and :sick: inside at the moment. We got the news on Xmas Day................great p...
by Bandy
Tue Aug 04, 2009 8:14 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: gibraltar airport to Melia Atlanteera Hotel
Replies: 4
Views: 1243

Re: gibraltar airport to atlanteera

Zahara de los Atunes is situated on the coast down a minor road off the N340 halfway between Tarifa and Vejer de la Frontera. The village of Atlanterra is down a road from there going back towards Tarifa on the coast but is a dead end. I spent a family holiday there some years back and quite honestl...
by Bandy
Mon Jul 27, 2009 9:34 pm
Forum: Restaurants & Bars
Topic: "Quercus" Jimera de llibar
Replies: 6
Views: 3244

Re: "Quercus" Jimera de llibar

Thanks Roz [ or should I say neighbour] :?: :!: :wink:
I will give them a buzz unless others on the forum have any recent experiences of the place :?: :?:
by Bandy
Mon Jul 27, 2009 9:30 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Website designer and photographer needed.
Replies: 37
Views: 3344

Re: Website designer and photographer needed.

Geoff Forster from Benarraba is a very talented web designer and photographer and I can recommend him wholeheartedly from personal experience. :) [email protected] is his e mail address.
by Bandy
Sat Jul 25, 2009 11:52 am
Forum: Restaurants & Bars
Topic: "Quercus" Jimera de llibar
Replies: 6
Views: 3244

"Quercus" Jimera de llibar

This place used to be extremely good as far as I have been told but every time we tried to go there it was shut :evil: :evil: :!: :!: Am absolutely determined to get there in August but have seen bad reports on the net......taken over by "non Spaniards" :roll: :roll: :wink: and the food ha...
by Bandy
Mon Jul 20, 2009 2:33 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Taxi from from Estacion de San Rocque to Gib
Replies: 4
Views: 1124

Re: Taxi from from Estacion de San Rocque to Gib

Thanks PP. I am sure that one of these will be perfect. :P
Thanks again. :D
by Bandy
Fri Jul 17, 2009 11:16 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Taxi from from Estacion de San Rocque to Gib
Replies: 4
Views: 1124

Taxi from from Estacion de San Rocque to Gib

Hola Amigos :!: :!: Following the huge success of the forum finding transport for my hollies I am afraid that I now have to pose another question :roll: :roll: :roll: :roll: :!: Our friends are getting the train back from Cortes to San Rocque and will need a taxi from there to Gib. I would like to g...
by Bandy
Thu Jul 16, 2009 4:25 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: HELP NEEDED TO GET A HIRE CAR!!
Replies: 30
Views: 4323

Re: HELP NEEDED TO GET A HIRE CAR!!

Another one to try that operates from GIB, if you haven't already. Not the cheapest, but reliable. http://www.autosaguirre.com/ And the prize goes to Frank......I am sorted with a Ford transit 9 seater in Gib :!: :!: :D :D Not only that but it is 232 euros cheaper than the 5 seater I had been dumpe...
by Bandy
Wed Jul 15, 2009 2:16 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: HELP NEEDED TO GET A HIRE CAR!!
Replies: 30
Views: 4323

Re: HELP NEEDED TO GET A HIRE CAR!!

Hello Princess p
I think you must mean Auriga Crown which is the one I usually use but it is 100% sold out :!: :x :x
by Bandy
Tue Jul 14, 2009 10:38 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: HELP NEEDED TO GET A HIRE CAR!!
Replies: 30
Views: 4323

Re: HELP NEEDED TO GET A HIRE CAR!!

Bad news...........Brunos sold out...... :x .....a bit like the new film :!: :!:
Anyone else got any ideas or can help me :?: :?: :( :(
by Bandy
Tue Jul 14, 2009 6:11 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: HELP NEEDED TO GET A HIRE CAR!!
Replies: 30
Views: 4323

Re: HELP NEEDED TO GET A HIRE CAR!!

Thanks Frank, trying this one now................never heard of it before and it didn't come up when I googled hire car firms in Gib etc. :x :x
Awaiting a reply confirmation tomorrow or earlier hopefully..............will keep you all posted :!: :!:
by Bandy
Tue Jul 14, 2009 1:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: HELP NEEDED TO GET A HIRE CAR!!
Replies: 30
Views: 4323

Re: HELP NEEDED TO GET A HIRE CAR!!

Hi Katy, That's right. :shock: I have also been told that that all the hire businesses expected a poor year due to the credit crunch and euro and so reduced their leasing of cars etc :twisted: :twisted: . Basically they have been caught out as people are going on their hols anyway and there are not ...
by Bandy
Tue Jul 14, 2009 12:33 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: HELP NEEDED TO GET A HIRE CAR!!
Replies: 30
Views: 4323

HELP NEEDED TO GET A HIRE CAR!!

Hello Folks :!: :!: :)
Wonder if anyone out there can help ??
We are coming over to stay in Cortes on 10th August for 3 weeks and flying into Gib. The hire car companies are generally sold out :? :evil: :evil: and we need a 7 seater like a Safira or Touren etc. Anybody any ideas :?: :?:
by Bandy
Mon Jan 12, 2009 9:39 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Villa Rental Websites...
Replies: 5
Views: 2049

Re: Villa Rental Websites...

http://www.ownersdirect.co.uk
is the site I would personally recommend above all others.
:P
by Bandy
Mon Jan 12, 2009 9:26 pm
Forum: Restaurants & Bars
Topic: El Gecko, Esatacion Cortes de la Frontera
Replies: 9
Views: 7123

Re: El Gecko, Esatacion Cortes de la Frontera

Recently back from New Year celebrations in Cortes. Had a brilliant evening on the 31st at El Gecko. :D :D The food was excellent and as always the atmosphere was superb as Sara and Nafecia looked after all the diners. Can't wait for the summer ............shame not to be going sooner !! There were ...
by Bandy
Mon Dec 22, 2008 4:48 pm
Forum: Food, Drink, Recipes & Gastronomy
Topic: Satay recipe wanted
Replies: 4
Views: 1919

Re: Satay recipe wanted

Got another from a foodie mate who says it is the dogs bo**ocks of all satay sauces :!: :!: 2 onions 1-2 tablespoons of peanut oil 3oz of roasted peanuts 1/2 level teaspoon of chilli powder 1 level teaspoon of light brown sugar salt 1 tablespoon of soy sauce juice of half a lime Peel and thinly slic...
by Bandy
Mon Dec 22, 2008 4:35 pm
Forum: Food, Drink, Recipes & Gastronomy
Topic: Brilliant recipe for leftover chicken or turkey
Replies: 5
Views: 3566

Brilliant recipe for leftover chicken or turkey

Hope you all like this recipe for leftover chicken and/or turkey. We have used it for many years and it is a real winner!! Ingredients for 4--6 BLANQUETTE OF TURKEY 1 1/2 lb of cooked turkey/chicken meat 1 large onion 3oz unsalted butter 2oz plain flour 1 pint of turkey /chicken stock 1 small tin of...

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