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Forum: France
Today, 3:13 pm
Replies: 60
Views: 1,121
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: Strap yourselves down for further lockdown

Gosh I didn't mean to annoy you at all.!!! If you are, then others are too, and I apologise. My first post included other things like eg the link to the attests that someone was requesting.

I am...
Forum: France
Today, 2:22 pm
Replies: 60
Views: 1,121
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: Strap yourselves down for further lockdown

Re the points about going back to a primary residence outside France, whilst under lockdown in France, my opinion is that this IS possible. Its not on the attestation forms themselves, but :-

1...
Forum: France
Today, 2:01 pm
Replies: 60
Views: 1,121
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: Strap yourselves down for further lockdown

Thanks G-J-B.
If I can go it will be next weekend 7-8 November. The complexity is crossing into France, then getting to the 2nd home, without fines. When there I will fully follow quarantine regs. ...
Forum: France
Today, 1:54 pm
Replies: 60
Views: 1,121
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: Strap yourselves down for further lockdown

Erm if you check the post again you'll see that I haven't found anything in all the links to say that it is prohibited for non-french residents in Schengen. It IS prohibited for French residents, as...
Forum: France
Today, 2:18 am
Replies: 60
Views: 1,121
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: Strap yourselves down for further lockdown

I had to smile at the irony of this, people queuing to get the erasable pens for the coronavirus form !! Increasing infection risk in order to comply with the de-risking CV19 strategy :)

I watched...
Oct 19th 2020, 6:28 am
Replies: 36
Views: 2,639
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: Car hire

Ever since they changed the name to Zest, I've found that the prices have risen. I've gotten better deals elsewhere virtually every time. In fact I even lost the loyalty discount as I didn't rent for...
Oct 19th 2020, 6:07 am
Replies: 31
Views: 3,428
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: PRIINET OPTIONS due to Covid 19

Thanks for the feedback Mike and Fred.

Ive had NordVpn for a couple of years. We've never needed more than the 5 connections on our devices. However knowing that you can load it on a 2nd router...
Oct 10th 2020, 4:12 am
Replies: 31
Views: 3,428
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: PRIINET OPTIONS due to Covid 19

Hi Mike
Am I right in guessing that you have a second wifi router connected via an Ethernet cable to one of the ports of the priinet router. Its on this 2nd router that you install VPN and connect...
Oct 7th 2020, 6:55 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 3,428
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: PRIINET OPTIONS due to Covid 19

I remember when we took out our Priinet contract, I was very specific in my request and emailed them in advance, of my requirements. Especially for the shut off option. Which was a major benefit for...
Oct 7th 2020, 6:32 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,582
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: 19th HOLE

Here's some info that came across my way today (below)

Jon
PS any news on the new bar/resto above the shop?

Vista Verde club (the old hole 19 and Jags) is now open and being run as a private...
Oct 3rd 2020, 1:27 am
Replies: 31
Views: 3,428
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: PRIINET OPTIONS due to Covid 19

:) :)

Using the form is a new idea, 'where no-one has gone before'.. I'll join the Q, and we'll Klingon to the hope that you get connected soon, and this problem has Gorn away soon ! :)

Jon
Sep 30th 2020, 6:47 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 3,428
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: PRIINET OPTIONS due to Covid 19

They aren't the fastest to reply. I send switch on/off emails to the info address as you did and also [email protected] at the same time. Usually one pays off. Both were current in March....
Sep 24th 2020, 5:24 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,162
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: Car in Costa Esuri

Thanks for that, interesting.
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I don't mind a lower spec car. We have a 3-4 year old car packed with tech and gadgets a lot of which we just don't use. When we rent (several months a year) we...
Sep 22nd 2020, 7:22 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,162
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: Car in Costa Esuri

Hi John, Good to hear you got back safely through all the borders to Spain. :)

Sorry to hear that there's 'fall out' for you next year. .

I've been an expat non UK resident for decades, but...
Sep 22nd 2020, 6:53 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,162
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: Car in Costa Esuri

:goodpost:

As this is a few years old, its pre-Brexit. I'm guessing after 31.12.2020 there will be additional steps.

So to go back to my previous question please... Roughly can you get a...
Sep 18th 2020, 6:57 am
Replies: 263
Views: 117,822
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: Useful information thread

Spanish news in English.

Sad to hear that the West Nile virus was in Seville and now also in Cadiz.

But a good source of national info

https://english.elpais.com/news/spanish_news/

And...
Sep 18th 2020, 6:40 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,162
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: Car in Costa Esuri

Just a thought. Whilst I dont know the immatriculation rules, like Davedxf does, nor the comparative price of a car UK vs ES. If one sold the UK car converted the cash, could one get (roughly) get a...
Sep 12th 2020, 2:24 am
Replies: 26
Views: 2,805
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: Martin Fadesa apartment deposits

I just got this notification. So just a little time left to reclaim off plan deposits.

Note I have no connection with this company or the other one I mentioned earlier. I've never used them
...
Sep 3rd 2020, 8:32 am
Replies: 3
Views: 749
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: Quarantaine Rules Portugal Spain - Spain France

Hi Maverik
France to Spain info here (in French) it looks like a form is needed for air travel
...
Forum: France
Aug 25th 2020, 9:08 am
Replies: 367
Read Me: bad jokes...
Views: 120,524
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: bad jokes...

A young man goes into a drugstore to buy condoms. The pharmacist says the condoms come in packs of 3, 9 or 12 and asks which the young man wants.
"Well," he said, "I've been seeing this girl for a...
Aug 24th 2020, 11:22 am
Replies: 165
Views: 31,405
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: Corona virus

I think that the small print is so complicated that the people on the call desk cant understand it all.

I recently had an email discussion with a call desk guy, who was very helpful, but really...
Aug 23rd 2020, 9:00 am
Replies: 165
Views: 31,405
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: Corona virus

For those who like analyses... Here is a great video looking at the spread of the virus...

https://www.ft.com/video/e38ebc44-c99a-48e6-bdeb-8753543261f9

Jon
Aug 23rd 2020, 8:38 am
Replies: 165
Views: 31,405
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: Corona virus

Ohmigosh!

Tests normally have to be done within 48hrs of arrival.

One can only suspect that there is corruption behind this! .... For EIGHT to have it... After (so called) testing.

Let alone...
Aug 16th 2020, 11:45 am
Replies: 165
Views: 31,405
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: Corona virus

Mikej is a regular contributor here, and has many interesting and valuable contributions.

What this discussion about insurance has proven is that we should all scrutinise the small print in these...
Aug 15th 2020, 7:06 am
Replies: 165
Views: 31,405
Posted By Jon-Bxl

Re: Corona virus

:goodpost:​​​​

Hi Mike. Wow good point about vehicle insurance! We really can't plan anything these days! :(

I suppose that you can rent a car in PT with the x-border card to Spain and are...
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