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by spanish_lad
Thu Oct 06, 2005 9:05 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Moving to Andalucia
Replies: 44
Views: 20156

is it cruzcampo time yet kevin? ;)
by spanish_lad
Thu Oct 06, 2005 8:17 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Viva Espana
Replies: 29
Views: 8036

welcome to spain Alan, it sounds like you will be ok there. if you need to ask any questions about anything, from the spanish way to ask for something to how to get red wine out the rug ;) dont hesitate to come along and ask here :)
by spanish_lad
Thu Oct 06, 2005 7:56 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Moving to Andalucia
Replies: 44
Views: 20156

have you got kids ? dont move inland. have you got a pension? dont move inland if u dont. have you got relatives visiting frequently? dont move inland. can you drive ? if not, dont move inland. have you got disabled relatives ? if so, dont move inland. do you speak perfect spanish? if not, dont mov...
by spanish_lad
Thu Oct 06, 2005 7:46 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Moving to Andalucia
Replies: 44
Views: 20156

Spanish Lad There is a public loo in the covered market in Casariche - and just for the record, we have never had a problem popping into a bar or hotel to use their loos without having to buy anything- we just ask and it's usually OK. Also most of the supermarkets have loos. oh i thought u meant AC...
by spanish_lad
Wed Oct 05, 2005 10:54 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Moving to Andalucia
Replies: 44
Views: 20156

dude, u just became my hero :D hahahah

(wonder how long it´ll stay on here before one of the mods wakes up?)
by spanish_lad
Wed Oct 05, 2005 10:41 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Phone unblocking
Replies: 6
Views: 3510

:roll: and yet again another post goes walkies...

i said, is it a nokia ? :)
by spanish_lad
Wed Oct 05, 2005 10:28 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Moving to Andalucia
Replies: 44
Views: 20156

i just hope that all the opinions being expressed here are being taken into consideration by those that wish to move to spain.

and no, i´m not 60.. lol :D i´m 23 :)
by spanish_lad
Wed Oct 05, 2005 9:54 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: found a snake in my house
Replies: 4
Views: 20286

ok, i´ll take a look at that, thanks.

(ps. can i not post pictures linked to my own webspace either ? )
by spanish_lad
Wed Oct 05, 2005 9:18 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Moving to Andalucia
Replies: 44
Views: 20156

Re: Inland

We live inland, have a small child who now can go into the street and play, has fitted into school perfectly, likes the food has adjusted to the weather and has LOTS of spanish friends. yes, thats right, you agree with me then? children of school age fit in well. i am not talking about children tha...
by spanish_lad
Wed Oct 05, 2005 1:43 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: ink jet cartridges
Replies: 29
Views: 33611

i use ebay normally, i have an epson 680 colour - i paid 26 pounds for 19 cartridges last week. so about 30p each, something like that?
by spanish_lad
Wed Oct 05, 2005 1:29 am
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Moving to Andalucia
Replies: 44
Views: 20156

hilly u nutta :D hahahahahhah i have friends that live in casariche (u remember that town? :p) it takes them 5 hours on the train to get to malaga and the coast / airport. it makes pickups before 5pm impossible. there is no real transport system. they have nothing to do up there. u may know people w...
by spanish_lad
Wed Oct 05, 2005 1:02 am
Forum: Food, Drink, Recipes & Gastronomy
Topic: Xmas Dinner
Replies: 27
Views: 18128

hay muchos sitios que puede vas para tomar una comida de navidad.. pero tambien var a estar carrisimo tio :( el año passado fui a una resturante inglès para comida.. y pagamos 70€ cada persona, mas bebidas. :shock: in short, look about, theres loads of places offering christmas dinner, but they are ...
by spanish_lad
Wed Oct 05, 2005 12:43 am
Forum: Gardens & Gardening
Topic: Home & Gardens Show Malaga
Replies: 11
Views: 5996

i was there, i was involved, i helped to set up some stalls. i was involved in the wiring / lighting in the organisors house ;) marina, one what? a stall ? do you want me to PM u the number ? katy, yes, it was last weekend :) thursday set up, friday saturday and sunday the show was on. Guest, it mig...
by spanish_lad
Wed Oct 05, 2005 12:07 am
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Moving to Andalucia
Replies: 44
Views: 20156

have you got kids ? dont move inland. have you got a pension? dont move inland if u dont. have you got relatives visiting frequently? dont move inland. can you drive ? if not, dont move inland. have you got disabled relatives ? if so, dont move inland. do you speak perfect spanish? if not, dont move...
by spanish_lad
Tue Oct 04, 2005 11:57 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: British Multi finish Plaster
Replies: 4
Views: 3874

no. use spanish. you live in spain.
by spanish_lad
Tue Oct 04, 2005 11:41 pm
Forum: Gardens & Gardening
Topic: Garden/ Patio awnings
Replies: 5
Views: 5197

i have seen them in two places, "bauhaus" in malaga, and a shop on the coin cartama road. about 400€ a piece.
by spanish_lad
Tue Oct 04, 2005 10:13 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: found a snake in my house
Replies: 4
Views: 20286

found a snake in my house

are there poisunus snakes here in spain ? its a small brown one, with diamond shapes on its back, could it be a diamond back water snake ?

its only 30cm long.
by spanish_lad
Mon Oct 03, 2005 7:03 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: FLIES
Replies: 5
Views: 2855

is the lack of lizards a factor in there being more flies?
by spanish_lad
Mon Oct 03, 2005 6:31 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: ADSL no activo
Replies: 7
Views: 5332

where the hell you moving to that cant get a telefonica broadband line ?
by spanish_lad
Mon Oct 03, 2005 6:27 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Learning to drive.
Replies: 6
Views: 2522

theres a company called "el Torcal" that offer lessons in english. it might be worth applying to them, in order to gain experience of teaching in a left hand drive vehicle ?