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by maureenscot
Wed Aug 14, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Ants!!!!
Replies: 25
Views: 24879

Re: Ants!!!!

My mum used to swear by chalk and talcum powder. she said they wouldn't cross it
by maureenscot
Wed Aug 07, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Spanish residents getting married in UK
Replies: 6
Views: 3978

Re: Spanish residents getting married in UK

There are many institutions that couples inform once they are married eg, insurance companies for car, travel, home etc. Social Security and tax offices. Pension companies and many more. Most only need to be informed after you have tied the knot. Check with .gov.uk and CAB in UK. Sorry, I do not kno...
by maureenscot
Sun Aug 04, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Financial Advisors...Again.
Replies: 28
Views: 19223

Re: Financial Advisors...Again.

Words fail me
by maureenscot
Sun Jul 28, 2019 2:27 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: dinero
Replies: 22
Views: 26413

Re: dinero

Just used transferwise. On the amount I was exchanging saved £800 on the bank
by maureenscot
Thu Jul 04, 2019 11:10 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Malaga Airport Train Ticket Machine
Replies: 16
Views: 11928

Re: Malaga Airport Train Ticket Machine

Tarjeta Dorada
by maureenscot
Tue Jul 02, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Malaga Airport Train Ticket Machine
Replies: 16
Views: 11928

Re: Malaga Airport Train Ticket Machine

You are right Costakid. It is a seniors ticket
by maureenscot
Tue Jul 02, 2019 1:25 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Malaga Airport Train Ticket Machine
Replies: 16
Views: 11928

Re: Malaga Airport Train Ticket Machine

The one I have got is for all routes. We got about a third off on the high speed trains off-peak. I bought them in the station at Seville.
by maureenscot
Mon Jul 01, 2019 12:56 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Malaga Airport Train Ticket Machine
Replies: 16
Views: 11928

Re: Malaga Airport Train Ticket Machine

Also you can get a Tarqueta Dorada (seniors discount ticket that lasts a year) if you are over 60). I have used it twice this year going from Seville to Malaga and once from Malaga to the airport and I don't even live in Spain.
by maureenscot
Fri Jun 07, 2019 8:08 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Trip to Seville.
Replies: 21
Views: 11193

Re: Trip to Seville.

Yes Pamela1. Not enough time though. Found really cheap cafes for breakfast and not the rip-off I have found in other tourist destinations. Going back next week with two of my sons. Then on to Malaga for flight back. I am starting to find Malaga quite dear for eating out. Can't wait. My friend and s...
by maureenscot
Wed Jun 05, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Trip to Seville.
Replies: 21
Views: 11193

Re: Trip to Seville.

Came back from Seville on Saturday. Went with pal and sister. Stayed in lovely 3 bed air bnbnear town centre. Did all the sights mentioned here. Also went mad and did the horse and cart and tour bus as pal had sore knee. Supporters were in town for the Valencia/Barca final so really great atmosphere...
by maureenscot
Wed Jun 05, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: AVE Antequera to Granada
Replies: 3
Views: 3154

Re: AVE Antequera to Granada

Going back next week but too soon to do the Seville to granada then
by maureenscot
Wed Jun 05, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: AVE Antequera to Granada
Replies: 3
Views: 3154

Re: AVE Antequera to Granada

Thank you for the information Andalucia. I will be using trains a lot this year. Already done the Seville to Malaga in two hours.
by maureenscot
Thu May 23, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Trip to Seville.
Replies: 21
Views: 11193

Re: Trip to Seville.

Thanks 1bassleft. I am going this weekend and taking notes of suggestions right now. Can't wait. will report back
by maureenscot
Wed May 22, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Applying for a Blue Badge in Spain
Replies: 6
Views: 1106

Re: Applying for a Blue Badge in Spain

I am sure my mother's blue badge has a EU logo on it
by maureenscot
Thu May 02, 2019 8:09 am
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Torrox
Replies: 63
Views: 50767

Re: Torrox

Should this thread be in 'Moving to Andalucia'?
by maureenscot
Sun Apr 28, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: "you´ll need at least 40k in the bank before i can start showing you properties"
Replies: 16
Views: 2784

Re: "you´ll need at least 40k in the bank before i can start showing you properties"

If you present him with your mortgage guarantee and proof of deposit maybe he will relent. If not, you may have to try another agent
by maureenscot
Sun Apr 28, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: New Electricity Connection.
Replies: 11
Views: 3465

Re: New Electricity Connection.

Do you also have to add your dishwasher, water boiler, electric gadgets, wifi, chargers etc. 4.6 might be better
by maureenscot
Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Messi
Replies: 15
Views: 17359

Re: Messi

My son says he is still a genius
by maureenscot
Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:42 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Urbanisation squatters
Replies: 13
Views: 4337

Re: Urbanisation squatters

I would see another lawyer who deals with tenancy/housing matters
by maureenscot
Thu Apr 04, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: Restaurants & Bars
Topic: Tapas near Malaga Airport
Replies: 6
Views: 18864

Re: Tapas near Malaga Airport

If you are travelling in a rental car make sure to take your valuables into the bar with you.