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Forum: Spain
Sep 26th 2020, 10:52 am
Replies: 28
Views: 1,563
Posted By bob_bob

Re: Proof of life

Rosemary, lockdown is not the end of the world. I'm 65, asthma, COPD high risk but I've been out, been and had bloods taken, had an eye exam and even been to Tesco. Wear your mask, social distance,...
Forum: Spain
Sep 8th 2020, 10:35 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,134
Posted By bob_bob

Re: Moving to Spain

Ask yourself this question
"How many immigrants arrive in the UK with little or no language skills and no 'needed' job qualifications live a nice life" The answer is not many do, the vast majority...
Forum: Spain
Jul 23rd 2020, 9:14 am
Replies: 37
Views: 1,777
Posted By bob_bob

Re: Moving to Spain

Perhaps I watched more episodes or just pay more attention.
Forum: Spain
Jul 22nd 2020, 9:14 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 1,777
Posted By bob_bob

Re: Moving to Spain

I've heard taxes mentioned a few times over the years, certainly heard some say "Our budget is £XXXXXX but that must include all taxes"
Forum: Spain
Jul 20th 2020, 2:26 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 864
Posted By bob_bob

Re: Masks - Change of rules in Valencia

My favorite quote of the day is "Because your offended does not mean your right"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qs_g38lvjGk
Just wear a mask, ain't going to kill you.
Forum: Spain
Jul 19th 2020, 3:03 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 864
Posted By bob_bob

Re: Masks - Change of rules in Valencia

I'm a UK radio ham and part time expat in normal times. The last few months I've (as usual) talked to many many 'euro' hams and if conditions are nice and clear covid will often come into the chat. I...
Forum: Spain
Jun 25th 2020, 1:00 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 353
Posted By bob_bob

Re: Schools in Nerja

Do they speak Spanish? They'll be 8 and 10 when they get here and the more Spanish they speak the easier integration will be for them and you'll need the language as well to support them, Spanish...
Forum: Spain
Jun 2nd 2020, 11:40 am
Replies: 74
Views: 11,223
Posted By bob_bob

Re: What does the post COVID19 future hold for us in Spain ?

Chaos is an exaggeration, I doubt the vast majority are any worse than in other countries...but some just won't listen. Londoners seem to feel invincible, my cousin in Eastbourne said the beach and...
Forum: Spain
May 31st 2020, 8:54 pm
Replies: 74
Views: 11,223
Posted By bob_bob

Re: What does the post COVID19 future hold for us in Spain ?

Look at the news for latest updates on restrictions. I've family and friends in NZ so they will update me and I won't book flights until the last minute.
Forum: Spain
May 31st 2020, 8:45 am
Replies: 74
Views: 11,223
Posted By bob_bob

Re: What does the post COVID19 future hold for us in Spain ?

In Wales all national parks are closed, so are many car parks/layby's and police are tending to stop tourists, certainly in North Wales/Snowdonia/Brecon Beacons and coastal resorts. I live within ...
Forum: Spain
May 30th 2020, 8:15 am
Replies: 74
Views: 11,223
Posted By bob_bob

Re: What does the post COVID19 future hold for us in Spain ?

Wales is still closed to tourists at the moment. Two families can now meet outdoors but must maintain the social distancing rules with a five mile travel guideline (got the grandkids coming over...
Forum: Spain
May 21st 2020, 7:16 am
Replies: 10
Views: 846
Posted By bob_bob

Re: Face masks obligatory from tomorrow, Thursday

Not a realistic ambition in reality.
Forum: Spain
May 4th 2020, 5:54 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 460
Posted By bob_bob

Re: huercal overa

https://www.meteomean.com/en/climate/huercal-overa
Forum: Spain
Apr 29th 2020, 6:57 am
Replies: 9
Views: 613
Posted By bob_bob

Re: How can I buy a rabbit in Alicante area as a pet!?!

Bad idea all round certainly as you don't know if you'll be moving full time plus rabbits crap and pee everywhere so forget about rabbits in fact forget about any pet until you know what your doing...
Forum: Spain
Apr 26th 2020, 5:11 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 782
Posted By bob_bob

Re: The price of masks.

The cheap masks including those with a side filter are not up to much, more to stop you coughing our airborne droplets but I suppose they will satisfy any rules in place. I'm sure they will be...
Forum: Spain
Apr 11th 2020, 10:41 am
Replies: 9
Views: 711
Posted By bob_bob

Re: Working in Alicante

https://www.idealista.com/en/alquiler-viviendas/alicante-alacant-alicante/

Good luck
Forum: Spain
Apr 6th 2020, 12:12 am
Replies: 5
Views: 644
Posted By bob_bob

Re: Open University

Its difficult for some to fill their days in lockdown. We've seen friends who have a busy working life then retire and just don't know what to do with their time, hobbies and interests are vital for...
Forum: Spain
Apr 4th 2020, 10:02 pm
Replies: 74
Views: 11,223
Posted By bob_bob

Re: What does the post COVID19 future hold for us in Spain ?

I take it you have no idea that vitamin C is a water soluble vitamin and the body only stores a certain amount and the rest is flushed out in your urine? You pissing your money away paying for the...
Forum: Spain
Apr 3rd 2020, 7:04 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 644
Posted By bob_bob

Open University

The OU are offering a lot of free courses at various levels.

https://www.open.edu/openlearn/free-courses/full-catalogue#

Some related to Spain, worth looking at.
Forum: Spain
Apr 3rd 2020, 9:24 am
Replies: 23
Views: 2,513
Posted By bob_bob

Re: I'm heading to Spain in July...or am I?

The temp hospitals in Wuhan are closing and shops are opening but broadly speaking the country is still lockdown. We're not going to see open borders for months yet, certainly very doubtful many if...
Forum: Spain
Apr 2nd 2020, 7:49 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 2,513
Posted By bob_bob

Re: I'm heading to Spain in July...or am I?

Things may begin to improve in July but its going to take a long long time to get back to anything like normal. If we're very lucky a vaccine will be found but it could easily be two years before...
Mar 18th 2020, 6:23 pm
Replies: 165
Views: 31,300
Posted By bob_bob

Re: Corona virus

Boris just gave his daily chat and when asked if he would lock down towns and cities he replied "We can rule nothing out"

I've no doubt we in the UK will go into lockdown before long. I'm only...
Forum: Spain
Mar 17th 2020, 4:11 pm
Replies: 36
Views: 2,626
Posted By bob_bob

Re: Free to go shopping

I'm wearing my retired Nurse head now but one of the best things you can do is avoid touching your face, don't pick your nose/bite your nails or smoke (smoking =hand to mouth contact). When you get...
Forum: Spain
Mar 10th 2020, 3:17 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 2,254
Posted By bob_bob

Re: Recommendations for android tv box

No need to pay a monthy fee. Get a Kodi box and watch youtube videos on how to set it up.
Forum: Spain
Mar 7th 2020, 12:08 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 2,698
Posted By bob_bob

Re: Move from Scotland to Spain before end of transition

B&B
You rent a bedroom, share a lounge area, in the morning breakfast may be prepared for you or its self service.

Airbnb
You rent the whole property and share with nobody else, choose breakfast...
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