British Expats - Search Results

Go Back  British Expats > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: tex_ritter
Showing results 1 to 25 of 153
Search took 0.15 seconds.
Forum: Spain
Jan 13th 2012, 4:55 am
Replies: 34
Views: 7,758
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: Maternity hospitals in Spain

Couple of points,
"You are wrong on many accounts, as always"

first don't talk to me like you do Jo and others, I'm a big boy and will snap back. Looks like your still miffed over the Spanish...
Forum: Spain
Jan 12th 2012, 8:34 pm
Replies: 34
Views: 7,758
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: Maternity hospitals in Spain

Your wife had an epidural so would have been told when to push as she would have no feeling, I daresay sign language would cope with this one.

The Perineum will be cut anyway if the baby is going...
Forum: Spain
Jan 12th 2012, 5:36 pm
Replies: 34
Views: 7,758
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: Maternity hospitals in Spain

Speaking Spanish was mentioned twice in the post. Makes you wonder how all the immigrants who don't speak English (and no, translators are not always there) in the UK get through child birth.
Forum: Spain
Jan 12th 2012, 3:11 pm
Replies: 34
Views: 7,758
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: Maternity hospitals in Spain

Why do you have to speak Spanish?
Forum: Spain
Jan 12th 2012, 6:10 am
Replies: 249
Views: 18,942
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: Move to Spain? Is that sound or silly

How much is a bottle of Thunderbird these days :eek:

California produces some fine wines as does Spain, they also produce some real rot gut brews...as does Spain. If your a wine drinker you...
Forum: Spain
Jan 11th 2012, 5:54 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 3,484
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: Talk Talk from A.D.S Telecom Solutions

Makes you wonder how they still have around four million customers in the UK lol.

I'm with them as is my son, daughter, mother in law and we've never had an issue with them. The biggest problem...
Forum: Spain
Jan 10th 2012, 1:44 pm
Replies: 84
Views: 6,142
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: buying a leasehold bar but still in uk

I've been over 8-10 times, love the place. Its the type of place where you can live as cheaply or expensively as your taste or budget dictate. I was seriously ill and my recovery has been long and...
Forum: Spain
Jan 9th 2012, 11:16 pm
Replies: 84
Views: 6,142
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: buying a leasehold bar but still in uk

Interesting you talking of all inclusive, Gran Canaria is my favourite bit of Spain and I've stayed full board at the Gran Canaria Princess and The Riu Palace (both very nice too) but never thought...
Forum: Spain
Jan 9th 2012, 12:41 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,523
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: Getting excited, packed our first box

I don't live abroad full time but have in the past. You will amaze yourself how little you actually need in a home.
Forum: Spain
Jan 8th 2012, 1:04 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,294
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: Flight tracking

Thats the truth:eek:
Forum: Spain
Jan 8th 2012, 10:56 am
Replies: 249
Views: 18,942
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: Move to Spain? Is that sound or silly

You mentioned Tenerife, and if thats an option I'd opt for that over mainland Spain as the weather is good all year round, no cold and rainy months :).

Your children will have a great time meeting...
Forum: Spain
Jan 8th 2012, 6:53 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,294
Posted By tex_ritter

Flight tracking

For those who've not come across

http://www.flightradar24.com/ click on a plane.
Forum: Spain
Jan 7th 2012, 12:49 am
Replies: 74
Views: 13,659
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: Firewood & gas for heating

Drinking wine and spirits won't warm you in the cold, in fact it will encourage peripheral close down...not nice. In fact the alcohol on sale is too low in calorific value to use even in something...
Forum: Spain
Jan 5th 2012, 12:15 am
Replies: 74
Views: 13,659
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: Firewood & gas for heating

Well said that man :)
Forum: Spain
Jan 4th 2012, 11:36 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,016
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: Whats new in 2012 for you?

I'm responding well to my course of treatment so I should be travelling again in a month or so, can't wait to get back to Gran Canaria and Cyprus this year.
Forum: Spain
Jan 3rd 2012, 8:13 pm
Replies: 74
Views: 13,659
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: Firewood & gas for heating

Anyone here got a back boiler on their wood burners to run central heating?
Forum: Spain
Jan 2nd 2012, 1:03 am
Replies: 128
Views: 11,879
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: Online British Expat Supermarkets, do you use them??

"The worst part is being at the receiving end of the personal desires of Retail Buyers and Merchandisers, enforcing their own personal food and fashion on me"

How so? Their personal choice and...
Forum: Spain
Dec 31st 2011, 3:06 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 1,258
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: Best Wishes everyone for 2012

I hope you all have a wonderful 2012, all the very best wishes



Harry.
Forum: Spain
Dec 31st 2011, 12:33 am
Replies: 44
Views: 7,449
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: eco building in spain

Sorry chap, my fault.
Forum: Spain
Dec 30th 2011, 6:26 pm
Replies: 44
Views: 7,449
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: eco building in spain

Where you propose making the reservoirs ? Lots of talk about carbon foot print etc but how about the land lost to pamper to the shortcomings of wind power? There is a lot of nonsense talked about...
Forum: Spain
Dec 30th 2011, 2:03 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 3,349
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: kindle help please

Download from the net to PC then Download from PC to Kindle;)

Some awful people actually look on bit torrent sites and download whole collections at a time tut tut.
Forum: Spain
Dec 30th 2011, 7:24 am
Replies: 128
Views: 11,879
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: Online British Expat Supermarkets, do you use them??

Not just in Spain, my local fruit and veg shop is much the same:( Quality control is where the big supermarkets in the UK win, that and such a diverse and large range of foods makes the UK stores...
Forum: Spain
Dec 30th 2011, 5:50 am
Replies: 37
Views: 3,349
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: kindle help please

Gutenberg is fantastic for classic books and all free:

http://www.manybooks.net/

http://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/ and more, just spend a little time on research. Google books offer a lot of free...
Forum: Spain
Dec 29th 2011, 11:09 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 3,349
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: kindle help please

To upload just plug your Kindle into your computer and drag and drop to the Documents folder of the Kindle, or do you mean download to your Kindle?
Forum: Spain
Dec 28th 2011, 7:04 pm
Replies: 128
Views: 11,879
Posted By tex_ritter

Re: Online British Expat Supermarkets, do you use them??

I don''t :lol: Food is quite a lot dearer in Spain these days Jo, you may well be in for a shock when you go back.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 153
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.