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by anyroads
Mon Apr 09, 2007 12:18 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Bid to Make the Alhambra One of the New Wonders of the World
Replies: 15
Views: 6122

"One of the New Wonders of the World"
The BBC tried this, no not that one, Basingstoke Borough Council, with Brighton Hill Roundabout, never caught on.

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by anyroads
Sun Apr 08, 2007 9:05 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Smoking ban
Replies: 14
Views: 3287

I notice that in some pubs in Ireland, at a certain time in the night ( long after official closing time) the cigarettes come out. People can't really complain because they should not be there at that time in any case.

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by anyroads
Sat Apr 07, 2007 11:09 am
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: What not to do
Replies: 4
Views: 4673

He could not have been that savvy mixter as he suggested all his spare capital was invested in the house. That is he had not been ripping off clients for years !

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by anyroads
Fri Apr 06, 2007 9:34 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Money transfer
Replies: 15
Views: 3654

Julie, the rumour is there will be one more quarter of a percent interest rate rise in May ( hope it does not happen of course) and if so, the pound will once again strengthen against the EURO. Worth holding on another month.

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by anyroads
Wed Apr 04, 2007 11:38 pm
Forum: Entertainment, Nightlife, Ferias & Culture
Topic: 10 films set in Spain
Replies: 27
Views: 19598

Anyone mention the best Spanish film of all time ?
High Heels

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by anyroads
Tue Apr 03, 2007 9:58 pm
Forum: Food, Drink, Recipes & Gastronomy
Topic: Easter Sunday Lunch
Replies: 17
Views: 8065

Surely it must be lamb for Easter and of course a Cabernet Sauvignon, after church of course.

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by anyroads
Sat Mar 24, 2007 2:03 am
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: What not to do
Replies: 4
Views: 4673

"Its lurid 1970s-style interior is like a set on Life on Mars. What on earth was he drinking?"

Watney's Red Barrel


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by anyroads
Sat Mar 24, 2007 1:57 am
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: latest rental yield information in Andalucia?
Replies: 2
Views: 5310

I imagine it is "Capital Employed".

It would appear from the figures stated, with the exception of Barcelona, it is a "buyers" market.

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by anyroads
Wed Mar 21, 2007 10:07 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Holiday lets - strange requests.
Replies: 33
Views: 7585

"Q. I read on your brochure that you can hear the sounds of goat's bells in the distance, what time do they get up?
A. Eh? "

All this to rent or not to rent lark is ok....but
We STILL have not found out what time these goats get up !

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by anyroads
Tue Mar 13, 2007 10:41 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Proposed frequent flyer tax!
Replies: 24
Views: 5204

"There is nothing wrong with hugging trees you know. Just cos you might want to cuddle up with a nice little siver birch or even a mighty oak doesn't mean you are going to get a sudden urge to take up Morris Dancing and even if it did where's the harm in that?" I tried Morris Dancing once but I fell...
by anyroads
Sat Feb 17, 2007 12:14 am
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: LOG HOMES
Replies: 29
Views: 18768

after all this..

The simple answer is, don't be a blockhead and don't buy a log home fron anybody.

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by anyroads
Fri Feb 16, 2007 12:57 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: i've seen it all now.. my neighbours dog held to ransom !!!
Replies: 32
Views: 8814

Thanks mijas bound.

I now know what a large lamb is called.........
"Amanda"


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by anyroads
Thu Feb 15, 2007 2:27 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Cremation
Replies: 10
Views: 4207

This is all so morbid.

Let's just have another burning question !

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by anyroads
Thu Feb 15, 2007 2:23 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: BBC- Living in the Sun
Replies: 38
Views: 10608

Yes Katy,

But you are not on telly !.

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by anyroads
Mon Feb 12, 2007 10:49 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: i've seen it all now.. my neighbours dog held to ransom !!!
Replies: 32
Views: 8814

spanish hopes wrote..

"Somebody stole a bottle of milk from off my doorstep"

semi-skimmed or full fat ? (I'm milking this for all it's worth ! )

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by anyroads
Sat Feb 10, 2007 12:23 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: 7 day weather forecast for your town
Replies: 15
Views: 8129

Well Colinm,

We know what the weather is going to be like for the next 7 days in Cork ( but the same in Clare ! )

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by anyroads
Wed Feb 07, 2007 10:57 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Koi Carp
Replies: 7
Views: 2122

prime mover wrote "A good fence and a guard dog, some people I know in Arroyo dela Miel had theirs stolen!"

The good fence or the guard dog ? ( if the dog, perhaps they were going to arrange for a good fence ? )


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by anyroads
Sat Feb 03, 2007 11:01 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: solarium
Replies: 14
Views: 2511

Thanks folks.....

Some ideas to take on board, as it were.

And here was me thinking I might have the odd mass said on it.

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by anyroads
Mon Jan 29, 2007 12:36 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Dunnes Stores in Mijas Costa
Replies: 28
Views: 5655

oops sorry...... you are right of course citymike.I meant GBP 2.53, it was a typo, and I realised once I had hit the send button, but, I did not think I would not get picked up here. How wrong can you be ?.

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by anyroads
Sun Jan 28, 2007 1:30 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: solarium
Replies: 14
Views: 2511

let me clarify what I mean by "solarium"

I am talking about a flat roof on a new build with perhaps a four foot wall around the edge.

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