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by Beachdragon
Mon Nov 19, 2007 7:38 pm
Forum: Entertainment, Nightlife, Ferias & Culture
Topic: English Cinema in Malaga/Nerja area
Replies: 14
Views: 16080

also andrew email the details of any further showings to [email protected].com its my hubbie and he runs a website with english advertising on it, cafes, shops etc. he will advertise any future events for free. anyone else with any other events, as long as they are clean (!) we will advertise them free...
by Beachdragon
Mon Nov 19, 2007 7:35 pm
Forum: Entertainment, Nightlife, Ferias & Culture
Topic: English Cinema in Malaga/Nerja area
Replies: 14
Views: 16080

oh god i was in uk when this film showed, how did it go? any further shows in the offing? need to see a film and eat popcorn! :roll:
by Beachdragon
Thu Sep 06, 2007 11:48 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Security Deposit
Replies: 23
Views: 5113

yes, that does make sense julian, bet its not that straightfoward tho although i agree it should be! we are in the process of buying a home which is going slowly too, still when in spain........
by Beachdragon
Thu Sep 06, 2007 9:07 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Security Deposit
Replies: 23
Views: 5113

we also have the problem he has never given us an itinerary for the property and the house is fully furnished. The condition of the furniture when we moved in was appalling, sofas covered in kids pen, tables covered in dirt with wonky legs, electrical equipment that when you switched it on it fused ...
by Beachdragon
Wed Sep 05, 2007 10:19 pm
Forum: Parents in Andalucia
Topic: Shopping for Babies on the Costa del Sol
Replies: 13
Views: 8842

quite agree, all baby things in spain are hellish expensive. you can get decent travel cots in uk for £30-35. in spain we paid 70 euro for a pretty basic one and dont even get me started on the price of clothes! :evil: if you are travelling with a baby you are allowed to take a pushchair and one oth...
by Beachdragon
Wed Sep 05, 2007 10:08 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Security Deposit
Replies: 23
Views: 5113

my landlord has told me HE WILL be witholding my deposit with no reason why. it is a private contract so no comeback with an agency. infact he is an estate agent and runs his own business. he is well known for being abit of a cad (to be polite).
by Beachdragon
Tue Sep 04, 2007 3:40 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Security Deposit
Replies: 23
Views: 5113

yes i think thats a good idea in theory, quite happy to give it a go!
by Beachdragon
Tue Sep 04, 2007 10:04 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Security Deposit
Replies: 23
Views: 5113

julian, i know what you mean we havent done it yet and its not somthing that sits easy with me but im not in a situation that i can afford to just kiss goodbye to 2,000 euros. if we had damaged the house in some way i could understand the retention of desposit but the opposite is true, we have impro...
by Beachdragon
Mon Sep 03, 2007 10:45 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Security Deposit
Replies: 23
Views: 5113

malagaman, we will be doing the same thing. our landlord has told us he will be retaining our deposit when we leave even though no damage to the house, we are also going to withhold a months rent and some bills. we will also lose some money but not the whole 2000 euros. i hate doing it but i know we...
by Beachdragon
Sun Aug 26, 2007 10:10 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Yet another poor animal needs a home!
Replies: 20
Views: 5134

we bought one dog with us and we now have 4 cats and 3 dogs! everytime i go to the vets or the donkey sanctuary i see something else that has been dumped or abused and i cant help it i have to give it a home! :shock:
by Beachdragon
Sat Aug 25, 2007 1:01 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Hairdressing Salon in Nerja
Replies: 4
Views: 3216

go to simply beauty. the ladies name is julie she is very reasonable, a LOVELY lady and very, very good. i have lost count of the number of complete strangers who have come up to me and commented on the lovely CUT of my hair, so not just the style but cut aswell. i have never had a bad haircut from ...
by Beachdragon
Sat Aug 25, 2007 8:47 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Street markets and live stock
Replies: 7
Views: 2542

concorde, i saw a programme on street markets in japan and they had live chickens hanging upside down in big bundles! the poor things. im sure this is why we now have a problem with bird flu, didnt it originate from there? they say god moves in mysterious ways, nothing like a spot of bird flu to get...
by Beachdragon
Thu Aug 23, 2007 8:59 am
Forum: Parents in Andalucia
Topic: Anyone given birth in Velez Malaga hospital
Replies: 2
Views: 3645

hi KT i havent given birth in valez malaga hospital personally as i always have my babies at home, terrified of hospitals!!!! However, my best friend jo did, she has a tiny pelvis and ended up having c section and was stuck in there a week before the birth but she said apart from the food being awfu...
by Beachdragon
Wed Aug 22, 2007 8:56 pm
Forum: Restaurants & Bars
Topic: White Truffle Restaurant - Nerja
Replies: 19
Views: 12580

this is blue sardines wife, just to say, its not the fact our son hates shoes its that pete always gets him into the car and forgets to put them on!
poor kid looks like an orphan! :shock:
by Beachdragon
Tue Aug 21, 2007 8:55 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Small holding
Replies: 17
Views: 5154

i think a chainsaw should do the job nicely! :shock:
by Beachdragon
Tue Aug 21, 2007 5:38 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Small holding
Replies: 17
Views: 5154

I read somewhere a while ago that ostrich farming could be a nice little earner. Very low maintanance, basically just need a decent size plot. Can anyone recommend a good Gym so i can build my biceps up ready to wring these Bu****s necks! Must be big drumsticks for the BBQ on the beach. Plus does a...
by Beachdragon
Tue Aug 21, 2007 5:30 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Have those hideous shoes caught on in Andalucia
Replies: 93
Views: 18458

lets face it they look hideous, im sure other shoes that are just as comfortable look nicer! :lol:
by Beachdragon
Mon Aug 20, 2007 11:20 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Small holding
Replies: 17
Views: 5154

Small holding

3............Hi everyone I have not been on this forum for ages, we used when we wanted to locate to Spain, very helpful indeed, Thanks. We were renting between nerja and Torrox for 12 months whilst we checked out areas we would like to buy in and at the right price. Plus we have set up a new busine...
by Beachdragon
Mon Aug 20, 2007 11:12 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Telescope stockists
Replies: 9
Views: 3299

Hi
Not sure how good they are but the boot sale in nerja on sundays always seem to have about 6 stalls with second hand scopes for sale. I do not know anything about them so may be rubbish.

hope this helps
by Beachdragon
Mon Aug 20, 2007 11:09 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Quick question
Replies: 14
Views: 3623

loads of local holidays have taken place, Torrox, el Morche and moving back to Torre del Mar i think.