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Forum: Spain
Apr 9th 2012, 7:35 pm
Replies: 58
Views: 4,208
Posted By Soapdish

Re: Is "Buen Dia" GCSE,O level, A level or what?

If its morning then the greeting is Buenos Dias....(masculine BUENOS) if its the evening its Buenas Tardes... (femenine BUENAS).... if you're not sure or are just too lazy to say it, just say...
Forum: Spain
Apr 9th 2012, 7:27 pm
Replies: 58
Views: 4,208
Posted By Soapdish

Re: Is "Buen Dia" GCSE,O level, A level or what?

I think what this kid is trying to say is, when he comes this summer, he'll go swimming.

So it should say, "Cuando me voy este verano, voy a nadar"... or "ire a natacion"(I will go swimming)you...
Forum: Spain
Mar 17th 2012, 1:45 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 666
Posted By Soapdish

Re: Anyone know where I can get a disability armchair for cheap?

Thanks Rosemary, will do. i have looked at a few online but they are so expensive and my friend is on a low budget. Thanks again
Forum: Spain
Mar 17th 2012, 1:42 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 3,043
Posted By Soapdish

Re: Annual Travel Insurance from Spain ??

I still think Trailfinders is the best. Based in London but my whole family gets their travel insurance through them and you can be living in Spain and its no problem. My son had a mishap playing...
Forum: Spain
Mar 17th 2012, 1:30 pm
Forum: Spain
Mar 15th 2012, 1:07 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 666
Posted By Soapdish

Anyone know where I can get a disability armchair for cheap?

Hi Everyone,
I am looking for an armchair for my disabled friend, one that can raise the legs and go back into a sleeping position. She finds it hard to sleep in a bed so basically she ends up...
Forum: Spain
Mar 6th 2012, 10:10 pm
Replies: 34
Views: 3,453
Posted By Soapdish

Ryanir reduces flights from alicante.Is that why Monarch and Easyjet are having a fie

I can´t afford to fly to the UK this year because Monarch and Easyjet are charging horrendous prices!
Ryanair are holding AENA to ransom because they don´t want to pay the cost of the airbridges so...
Forum: Spain
Dec 7th 2011, 11:03 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 3,043
Posted By Soapdish

Re: Annual Travel Insurance from Spain ??

Bob, I remember travelling for 90 days at one time a few years back and I called them up to ask if it would be OK. I paid a little extra but they did cover me. If you don´t find anything, its worth...
Forum: Spain
Dec 7th 2011, 11:01 am
Replies: 29
Views: 3,043
Posted By Soapdish

Re: Annual Travel Insurance from Spain ??

Just looked up the prices Trailfinders.. Its 119 pounds for Gold Policy and 99 pounds for the Silver policy and that´´s worldwide including USA! However, its only for people who are 66 years old and...
Forum: Spain
Dec 7th 2011, 9:55 am
Replies: 29
Views: 3,043
Posted By Soapdish

Re: Annual Travel Insurance from Spain ??

You don´t have to be resident in the UK for Trailfinders either and I think they are quite reasonable pricewise.. 110 pounds worldwide for 1 year.. We´ve had no problems with them for any of our...
Forum: Spain
Dec 6th 2011, 2:45 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 3,043
Posted By Soapdish

Re: Annual Travel Insurance from Spain ??

I have always used Trailfinders...they are brilliant!! They can cover you for anywhere you want to travel, in Europe, USA or worldwide. They have different packages for different prices, for example...
Forum: Spain
Dec 6th 2011, 8:57 am
Replies: 20
Views: 2,462
Posted By Soapdish

Re: Plastic Christmas Tree Hooks!

Thanks but I sat down one evening with the cotton and threaded all the balls!!! But I will be prepared for next year!!!
Forum: Spain
Nov 28th 2011, 11:24 am
Replies: 20
Views: 2,462
Posted By Soapdish

Re: Plastic Christmas Tree Hooks!

Well, I tried Carrefour, Eroski, Iceland, all the local ferreterias, most of the Chinese shops..(Hai no haf this, only big...she then produced a hook similar to a butcher´s hook!.... you put algodon...
Forum: Spain
Nov 24th 2011, 1:02 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 2,462
Posted By Soapdish

Re: Plastic Christmas Tree Hooks!

Well I did find a place in the Uk that does 100 for 75p, and they charge 4.95 delivery in mainland UK!! I didn´t want to order over the internet, just thought there might be a place locally!!!...
Forum: Spain
Nov 24th 2011, 12:55 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 2,462
Posted By Soapdish

Plastic Christmas Tree Hooks!

I live in Benidorm and I have searched high and low and I can´t find any Christmas tree hooks to hang my xmas baubles!!! (No rude comments now!) I went into the Chinese cheapie shops and they showed...
Forum: Spain
Oct 22nd 2011, 12:55 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 1,461
Posted By Soapdish

Re: No chassis number on my motorbike!

The vehicle is given to you with all the documentation and I am told that the chassis number is checked at Customs when the bike is imported. Also, when the bike is manufactured the number on the...
Forum: Spain
Oct 22nd 2011, 8:58 am
Replies: 4
Views: 1,461
Posted By Soapdish

Re: No chassis number on my motorbike!

Well, no there wouldn´t be....I mean I bought the bike brand new, I have bought 4 motorbikes for myself and my sons from these people in the last 13 years..they are a honest hardworking family...
Forum: Spain
Oct 21st 2011, 10:29 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 1,461
Posted By Soapdish

No chassis number on my motorbike!

Hi everyone,
I think I have a unique problem. In 2005 I bought a Piaggio Gilera SP 49ccthrough a proper motorbike place and I have a great bike, no problem. Basically after 6 years...
Forum: Spain
Oct 12th 2011, 7:37 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,504
Posted By Soapdish

Re: New limit on ciggies to UK.

So if I was going through customs and I had 9,900... what´s he going to do about it? My son also told me that when he was at Gatwick airport where they do the hand luggage check, there was a guy who...
Forum: Spain
Oct 9th 2011, 9:55 am
Replies: 9
Views: 1,504
Posted By Soapdish

Re: New limit on ciggies to UK.

Nope it has always been 3200, they even know that at the estanco/tabacalera. The article I read came into effect on 1st October 2011, it´s just like a stricter border control. If you can prove that...
Forum: Spain
Oct 8th 2011, 10:31 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,504
Posted By Soapdish

New limit on ciggies to UK.

I found out at Alicante airport when I arrived last week that from 1st October 2011, you can only take 4 cartons (800) cigarettes back to the U. Previously this was 16 cartons(3200 cigs). The people...
Forum: Spain
Jul 6th 2011, 8:22 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 5,664
Posted By Soapdish

Re: Can anyone recommend a gestor in Malaga to do UK/Spain car registration paprework

Thamks for your help! Will pass this on to my son, he works all day for a US IT company so has little time to run around!! By the way, does he say Bob recommended you and sends best wishes?? LOL!
Forum: Spain
Jul 6th 2011, 1:13 pm
Forum: Spain
Jul 6th 2011, 1:08 pm
Forum: Spain
Jul 5th 2011, 12:43 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 5,664
Posted By Soapdish

Can anyone recommend a gestor in Malaga to do UK/Spain car registration paprework

Hi Everybody,

My son has recently had a job move from London to Malaga. He is looking for a gestor to do the paperwork to change his UK car registration Spanish one. Anybody know of a...
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