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Forum: Spain
Jun 3rd 2022, 5:08 am
Replies: 55
Views: 2,503
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Moving to coastal areas maybe Alicante...

You sound like you’re institutionalised in Torrevieja to be honest because it can be a bit grim in that particular town but dont beat the rest of Spain up.

But then again when I was living around...
Forum: Spain
Jun 3rd 2022, 5:03 am
Replies: 55
Views: 2,503
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Moving to coastal areas maybe Alicante...

Well it isnt a strange argument is it. Every time somebody comes on this forum asking about a plan they have regarding work and moving to somewhere like Alicante or any other part of Spain they get...
Forum: Spain
Jun 2nd 2022, 9:06 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 2,503
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Moving to coastal areas maybe Alicante...

Thread probably going to end up getting closed again because people talk absolute tripe on here and starting coming up with stats they have read in elpais or something rather than actually being out...
Forum: Spain
Jun 2nd 2022, 8:57 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 2,503
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Moving to coastal areas maybe Alicante...

Me and you must live on two different planets in a parallel universe or something you know :blink:
Forum: Spain
Jun 2nd 2022, 8:53 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 2,503
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Moving to coastal areas maybe Alicante...

Are you joking ?

Becoming a manager at McDonalds is much more realistic than becoming a successful YouTuber or influencer. As I said it I down to the individual wanting to put an actual bit of...
Forum: Spain
Jun 2nd 2022, 8:40 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 746
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Jobs in Allicante ... Best place for Brits in Spain

You get the odd month it’s a bit quiet. They have live music acts on every night of the week. January and February is quiet but once March comes all the stags and hens etc return. Not just her bar,...
Forum: Spain
Jun 2nd 2022, 6:36 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 746
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Jobs in Allicante ... Best place for Brits in Spain

I know a girl who works in one of the busiest bars in Benidorm. She is clearing 2000 euros per month with her tips. She is a grafter though granted, she works 6 nights a week until about 3am but at...
Forum: Spain
Jun 2nd 2022, 6:31 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 2,503
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Moving to coastal areas maybe Alicante...

Working your way up to manager in McDonalds is a decent paid job so I believe and does not take long to do. Also Mercadona always need staff either in store, in distribution centre in San Isidro or...
Forum: Spain
Jun 2nd 2022, 4:25 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 2,503
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Moving to coastal areas maybe Alicante...

Ive sort of noticed the same thing as what happened when all the polish workers went to the UK a lot of ignorance and bone idols, people thinking they are too good to do a job. Another massive...
Forum: Spain
Jun 2nd 2022, 3:44 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 515
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Guttering Northern Spain

Are you after UPVC guttering ? Hard to find in Spain. I have only ever came across that metal crap
Forum: Spain
Jun 2nd 2022, 3:42 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 746
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Jobs in Allicante ... Best place for Brits in Spain

60/40 in every job ? Wow no thanks. That is illegal. Not sure what sort of contracts people are lashing about in torrevieja. Every contract I have had had been 100% paid into my bank and signed with...
Forum: Spain
Jun 2nd 2022, 3:28 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 2,503
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Moving to coastal areas maybe Alicante...

This is such a true post, some people know how to approach it and work their way around people
and some just dont. Ive said in previous posts i don’t need tonnes of money to be happy over here,...
Forum: Spain
Jun 2nd 2022, 3:17 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 2,503
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Moving to coastal areas maybe Alicante...

Im not a pensioner im 34. Im British, since Ive completed my 7.5 tonne training I’ve been offered 3 indefinido contracts. Every one of them pays more than 1300 euros a month. I dont know what gravy...
Forum: Spain
Jun 1st 2022, 8:25 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 2,503
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Moving to coastal areas maybe Alicante...

Yes true, agreed. Everybodys situation will fall slightly different. They are in a strong position if they are buying and not renting, if they get indefinido contracts that gives you job stability....
Forum: Spain
Jun 1st 2022, 6:48 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 2,503
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Moving to coastal areas maybe Alicante...

Well I am justifying my calculations based on my knowledge of South Alicante. If two adults had a basic job they can expect to bring in around 2400 euros per month between them. Being at work most of...
Forum: Spain
Jun 1st 2022, 5:37 pm
Forum: Spain
Jun 1st 2022, 5:34 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 2,503
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Moving to coastal areas maybe Alicante...

240k ? Over 18 years that is over 13k euros a year. Who spends over a grand a month on a child ?
Forum: Spain
Jun 1st 2022, 5:29 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 2,503
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Moving to coastal areas maybe Alicante...

Yes so all I am suggesting is that just because someone has children that should not be a reason not to move to the Costas. They have a great childhood growing up with the other kids in the seaside...
Forum: Spain
Jun 1st 2022, 2:12 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 2,503
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Moving to coastal areas maybe Alicante...

If your partner drives ask him to consider taking his C + CAP training before you move. So much national and international driving work with companies willing to take people on with no experience....
Forum: Spain
May 27th 2022, 8:05 am
Replies: 6
Views: 748
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: MOVING TO SPAIN

Fair play to you. Sounds like you are sorted and well organised. Sounds like the only bit of bother you have got is moving your stuff over.

Like I said I do not know the exact ins and outs but a...
Forum: Spain
May 26th 2022, 1:54 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 748
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: MOVING TO SPAIN

Are you moving from Ireland or UK ? If you are moving from the UK i was just wondering how have you managed to obtain the TIE if you have not been living in Spain since before December 31st 2020 ? I...
Forum: The Sand Pit
May 25th 2022, 6:18 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 766
Posted By Albir_Tom

Qatar airways

Anybody have any experience working for Qatar Airways on the ground at DIA ?

if so how did / do you find it ? And how are they with accommodation and pay etc ?

friendly working environment etc...
Forum: Spain
May 13th 2022, 8:25 pm
Replies: 86
Views: 4,111
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Just a reminder

Really not a fan of the ignorance towards people who don’t speak Spanish.

Will be people out there who are really in love with Spain hence the reason they moved here, love the culture, abide by...
Forum: Spain
May 13th 2022, 6:21 pm
Replies: 86
Views: 4,111
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Just a reminder

The thing is mate, this thread should be about the driving licence situation not people getting their knickers in a twist about people who have not changed licences yet or they don’t speak Spanish to...
Forum: Spain
May 13th 2022, 6:11 pm
Replies: 86
Views: 4,111
Posted By Albir_Tom

Re: Just a reminder

Russians might struggle with English

Romanians might struggle with Chinese

Spanish might struggle with Afrikaans

so on and so on

more to point every individual is different,
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