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by Kathy
Fri Nov 21, 2008 7:41 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: What a DUMP
Replies: 28
Views: 3612

Re: What a DUMP

One of the most trendy Magazines around- Wallpaper has cited Torremolinos as a fine example of 50´s 60´s and 70´s architecture.

"Hay gente pa tó" :D
by Kathy
Fri Nov 21, 2008 5:48 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: What a DUMP
Replies: 28
Views: 3612

Re: What a DUMP

Spain is anything but a dump. Spain is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. Its like about 50 countries rolled into one. Take time to admire their amazing historical architecture, Baroque Churches, Aqueducts, Mosques, Bridges,the work of Gaudi. Its one of the few European countries that...
by Kathy
Thu Nov 20, 2008 6:33 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: KM rate
Replies: 6
Views: 700

Re: KM rate

Ok so if you are freelance in Spain and live lets say, 100kms away from your client,
what Km rate would they expect you to charge them?
by Kathy
Thu Nov 20, 2008 12:58 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: KM rate
Replies: 6
Views: 700

KM rate

Does anyone know the official km rate for using your own car for business?
by Kathy
Wed Nov 19, 2008 11:07 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: RENFE website
Replies: 8
Views: 1151

Re: RENFE website

I had a similar experience and in the end took the plane to Madrid.
by Kathy
Tue Nov 18, 2008 11:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Health Insurance required
Replies: 80
Views: 12714

Re: Health Insurance required

Sanitas Ive only used them once, service first class.
by Kathy
Fri Nov 14, 2008 12:23 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Exchange rate (again)....
Replies: 21
Views: 2624

Re: Exchange rate (again)....

Looks like its the lowest for 12 years.

http://www.reuters.com/article/ukPoundR ... 8120081113
by Kathy
Sat Nov 01, 2008 10:20 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: A word of warning - health
Replies: 11
Views: 2657

Re: A word of warning - health

Thanks for the info Hillbilly and delighted you got the Ok Raquel
by Kathy
Fri Oct 31, 2008 4:36 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: A word of warning - health
Replies: 11
Views: 2657

Re: A word of warning - health

The final integration step for ex pat women in Spain always seem to be the Dentist and the Gynecologist.
by Kathy
Wed Oct 22, 2008 10:02 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Direct flights to Cape Town
Replies: 9
Views: 2876

Re: Direct flights to Cape Town

A friend of mine went on honeymoon to Cape town and they flew Malaga- London- Cape Town they spent a lot of time researching it and the above route was the most reasonably priced, nothing direct it seems.
by Kathy
Wed Oct 22, 2008 9:27 pm
Forum: Food, Drink, Recipes & Gastronomy
Topic: Mollete
Replies: 11
Views: 5297

Re: Mollete

My reason for asking is that I have a guest coming to stay who needs to follow a yeast free diet, so from the replies I cant guarantee the Molletes are yeast free.
by Kathy
Tue Oct 21, 2008 3:05 am
Forum: Food, Drink, Recipes & Gastronomy
Topic: Mollete
Replies: 11
Views: 5297

Re: Mollete

Are Molletes unleavened breads?
by Kathy
Mon Oct 20, 2008 5:13 pm
Forum: Food, Drink, Recipes & Gastronomy
Topic: Mollete
Replies: 11
Views: 5297

Mollete

Can anyone tell me if molletes have yeast in them or not?
by Kathy
Wed Oct 15, 2008 6:24 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: taxi fares
Replies: 13
Views: 3699

Re: taxi fares

Always ask for a ticket or factura, they are 10 times less likely to overcharge you.
Also if you leave something in the taxi you have a number to call.
by Kathy
Sun Oct 12, 2008 8:48 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: windy on the coast
Replies: 13
Views: 2038

Re: windy on the coast

A picture speaks a 1000 words, great images.
by Kathy
Sun Oct 12, 2008 8:45 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Getting from Malaga - Murcia?
Replies: 4
Views: 1421

Re: Getting from Malaga - Murcia?

Its an easy drive from Malaga, enjoyable landscapes too passing by Guadix etc and by the time you make your way to airports, train stations etc its a quicker option.
by Kathy
Fri Oct 10, 2008 1:19 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Credit card magnetic strip
Replies: 5
Views: 1080

Re: Credit card magnetic strip

Its never ever happened with my UK cards, but I bet in 2008 alone Ive had to replace 6 or 7 Spanish bank cards
by Kathy
Thu Oct 09, 2008 3:53 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Credit card magnetic strip
Replies: 5
Views: 1080

Credit card magnetic strip

I was in a shop the other day and a lady counld´t pay because the magnetic strip on the back of the card had been damaged. Thats happened to be so many times, it never happens on my UK credit cards, but I cant tell you how many times its happened in Spain, the bank advised me to buy a new purse, whi...
by Kathy
Thu Oct 09, 2008 3:47 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Credit Cards from Spanish Banks
Replies: 2
Views: 684

Re: Credit Cards from Spanish Banks

Matser card and Visa work equally well in Spain