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by bunty
Wed Oct 25, 2017 8:28 am
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: flu jab
Replies: 13
Views: 3908

flu jab

Those of you 65 and over can now make an appointment online for their flu jab. This only applies to those who belong to the Spanish seguridad española. It is also on sale in the chemists for about 7 euros for those who prefer to do it themselves.
by bunty
Thu Jul 10, 2014 4:46 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: new camera
Replies: 5
Views: 2458

Re: new camera

Just to let you know that I have bought a Cannon IXUS 265 H5

Will let you know how I get on with it,,,,,,mind you nowadays I am really quite happy with my photos from my mobile phone .........
by bunty
Wed Jul 09, 2014 8:20 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: new camera
Replies: 5
Views: 2458

Re: new camera

Thanks CID....
by bunty
Wed Jul 09, 2014 10:11 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: new camera
Replies: 5
Views: 2458

new camera

Can anyone recommend a good small camera costing between 100 and 200 pounds or euros. The ones I keep buying don't seem to last very long... usually trouble with charging them. I am in U.K. at the moment and would like to take some nice snaps of grandchildren. Many thanks in advance to anyone who ca...
by bunty
Wed Jan 22, 2014 4:50 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Joint bank account
Replies: 24
Views: 6389

Re: Joint bank account

As he was the manager of a CAJAMAR bank I will believe him for the moment. I already hold two joint accounts in that bank and I don't know why he would tell me that the law had changed if it was not true.....though I will always be pleased if someone else can confirm this...
by bunty
Wed Jan 22, 2014 9:30 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Joint bank account
Replies: 24
Views: 6389

Joint bank account

I went to bank yesterday to open an account in my name only.Manager asked why I wanted to do this and I said I was worried about joint account being frozen on death of husband. He told me that the law had been changed two years ago and this no longer happend. I was not aware that the law had changed...
by bunty
Fri Mar 01, 2013 1:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Cheap acoustic guitar
Replies: 53
Views: 13565

Re: Cheap acoustic guitar

Or try Cash Converters... the ones in Granada always seem to have several on sale..
There is one in Malaga if it is not too far for you..
by bunty
Tue Jan 22, 2013 11:15 am
Forum: General
Topic: Kindle books 20p
Replies: 20
Views: 4216

Re: Kindle books 20p

If you log onto www.kuforum.co.uk Then look for free books... you will see that every day thousands are shown If you like any you then copy and past title onto the amazon.es website and you will find that nearly all are available free as well. You can also request a daily email listing all the offer...
by bunty
Mon Aug 20, 2012 7:21 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: What is the answer???
Replies: 42
Views: 2993

Re: What is the answer???

debbie2525, It is sad and frustrating the situation of the young in Spain today.This is a topic which makes me very sad.As a mother I have seen my three eldest move to the U.K. as soon as they finished university,though one did move on to Germany.My fourth didn't want to move away as she had her par...
by bunty
Sun Jul 08, 2012 9:01 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sorry a Wimbledon question!
Replies: 4
Views: 940

Re: Sorry a Wimbledon question!

I have been watching on computer via www.filmon.com
by bunty
Thu Jul 05, 2012 1:11 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: change of address NIE Permanente
Replies: 0
Views: 374

change of address NIE Permanente

A month ago the town hall informed me that they have changed the name of the road where my flat is...Can you imagine having this changed after having this flat for 37 years..... Now I am in the process of notifying everyone my change of address. This morning I went to Extranjeria to notify them as w...
by bunty
Sun Mar 25, 2012 2:04 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: New Air Line Service
Replies: 4
Views: 1362

Re: New Air Line Service

But sadly only between Madrid and Granada!
by bunty
Tue Jan 24, 2012 2:19 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Buses from Malaga to Adra
Replies: 4
Views: 1723

Re: Buses from Malaga to Adra

There are many buses.. check the www.alsa.es website.
It says that there are 6 buses a day..
Good luck in your travels..
by bunty
Sat Jan 21, 2012 7:07 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: I.D. using bank cards
Replies: 29
Views: 3181

I.D. using bank cards

For the last three times I have used my debit card I have not been asked to show any Identification.. Wonder if they are changing the rules in Spain!!!!!! I have shopped in three different shops including El Corte Inglés ( paying for a new tv) Yesterday a chap payed before me in Mercadona and he was...
by bunty
Tue Dec 27, 2011 9:19 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: wifi router
Replies: 3
Views: 927

Re: wifi router

Thanks Enrique, I am in Spain and use Orange ADSL..
by bunty
Mon Dec 26, 2011 10:38 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: wifi router
Replies: 3
Views: 927

wifi router

At the moment I am using an ordinary router with cables but need to change to a wifi soon( daughter back living with us) I am with Orange and they have several models to choose from but don't know if any are better to choose than others or if they are all the same.....I am completely ignorant about ...
by bunty
Tue Dec 20, 2011 6:00 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Holidays over Christmas...
Replies: 17
Views: 2537

Re: Holidays over Christmas...

Sorry Mark if I did not make myself clear.As this is a living in Andalucia forum I am inclined to write just what I know about life here.I only know about the holiday on Monday from the members of my family who are funcionarios.. who work in Andalucia.. Have just received some shopping propaganda in...
by bunty
Tue Dec 20, 2011 9:06 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Holidays over Christmas...
Replies: 17
Views: 2537

Re: Holidays over Christmas...

This year the 26 December and the 2 January will be national holidays. This is because if a national holiday falls on a Sunday the fiesta is passed to the following day...
by bunty
Sun Dec 04, 2011 9:12 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: the AP-46
Replies: 20
Views: 4381

Re: the AP-46

Managed the trip to airport last night on old road.. Did have a very uncomfortable moment when the road divided when we had just started going on the Ronda of Malaga.This was all very new for me and I chose the direction Malaga oeste... thank-goodness!! If not I suppose I would have ended up on the ...
by bunty
Thu Dec 01, 2011 2:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Kindle
Replies: 59
Views: 6908

Re: Kindle

Have just read that amazon.es have launched the kindle in Spain.. cost of 99 euros...