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Forum: Spain
Oct 27th 2020, 11:51 am
Replies: 6
Views: 313
Posted By Dxf

Re: TIE appointments

Hola,

The British Consulate is in discussion over the lack of available appointments and will issue a statement as soon as possible

Davexf
Forum: Spain
Oct 14th 2020, 5:29 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 439
Posted By Dxf

Re: Cycling in Cadiz (town)

Hola,

There are some but not as many as Cádiz has; there is a local cycling group where you may get more information
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Davexf
Forum: Spain
Oct 13th 2020, 10:12 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 439
Posted By Dxf

Re: Cycling in Cadiz (town)

Hola

Cádiz city is installing new cycle paths; however there are many cycling clubs that go out for "long runs" around the countryside using the quieter roads

Davexf
Forum: Spain
Sep 29th 2020, 5:41 am
Replies: 2
Views: 386
Posted By Dxf

Re: Working remotely for a UK company

Hola

There is an easy answer; contact the experts, Blevins Franks
Usual disclaimer; I have no interest in the company except as a satisfied user

Davexf
Sep 23rd 2020, 3:55 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,155
Posted By Dxf

Re: Car in Costa Esuri

Hola

A brand new car is often a lower spec and cheaper; A "nearly new" car doesn't loose as much depreciation in Spain as it does in the UK because there are not so many company cars being...
Sep 22nd 2020, 6:22 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,155
Posted By Dxf

Re: Car in Costa Esuri

Hola,
Yes the "Cheat sheet" is still available although I personally haven't changed number plates for a few years. Car preparation.

Change to “left hand drive” style lights (both back and...
Sep 17th 2020, 8:59 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 529
Posted By Dxf

Re: Medical Insurance

Hola,

At 75 you will find the cost of insurance rockets

Davexf
Sep 17th 2020, 7:18 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 529
Posted By Dxf

Re: Medical Insurance

Hola
Your hubby is entitled to an S! form from the NHS and you as dependant are covered - all paid for by the British NHS system - unless you dont apply before 31st December in which case as things...
Sep 17th 2020, 7:13 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,155
Posted By Dxf

Re: Car in Costa Esuri

Hola

Short answer is "No you can't leave a UK car in Spain" - you could rematriculate it onto Spanish plates but that will cost. Consider not just the headlights, but also the rear lights have to...
Forum: Spain
Sep 17th 2020, 6:59 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 465
Posted By Dxf

Re: S1 Registration

Hola

I tried a couple of days ago for a friend; I even visited the offices where I found that no-one was allowed to enter, everything had to be done on-line and they gave me the URL to use on a...
Forum: Spain
Aug 24th 2020, 10:07 am
Replies: 21
Views: 1,324
Posted By Dxf

Re: Driving from UK to Spain via Calais

Hola

We normally stop at the ACE hotel Poitiers, Zone du Patis, Rue de la Maison Coupée, 86000 Poitiers, France which is a dog friendly hotel. We have stopped there since it opened and could now...
Forum: Spain
Aug 23rd 2020, 10:42 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,324
Posted By Dxf

Re: Driving from UK to Spain via Calais

Hola

I use a TomTom sat-nav and it takes us through Tours, Poitiers, Bordeaux, Bayonne, Burgos, Valladolid, Salamanca, Merida, Seville

Davexf
Aug 13th 2020, 6:42 am
Replies: 165
Views: 31,384
Posted By Dxf

Re: Corona virus

Hola

It is obvious that if you stop the full lockdown, then more people will come into contact, and therefore the virus will be caught by more people. I thought that this was their way of...
Forum: Spain
Aug 12th 2020, 10:38 am
Replies: 42
Views: 3,058
Posted By Dxf

Re: Acclimatising to the heat

Hola

I have lived here in the coast of light (Costa de la Luz) for 17 years; three months after arriving it reached 44ºC in June! That was HOT. Now that I have acclimatised, I don't wear shorts...
Forum: Spain
Aug 10th 2020, 4:57 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 746
Posted By Dxf

Re: Importing a classic car from USA to Spain

Hola
I have helped a couple of people import their cars from the USA but not classic cars. The american specification for tyres is not acceptable here and you will have to change them. The...
Forum: Spain
Aug 10th 2020, 4:48 pm
Replies: 39
Views: 2,055
Posted By Dxf

Re: Deciding between areas in Spain for a holiday property, where to start?

Hola
If you really like the closeness of Portugal, then Ayamonte (Isla Canela) would fit - there is a separate forum for Costa Esuri but it doesn't have the amenities you want.
The costa de la...
Forum: Spain
Aug 10th 2020, 4:37 pm
Replies: 39
Views: 2,055
Posted By Dxf

Re: Deciding between areas in Spain for a holiday property, where to start?

Hola

Your budget is large enough in my area (Cádiz) Costa de la Luz - the coast of light. It is not the "English corner" of Spain although in modern times, everyone is being taught English as a...
Forum: Spain
Aug 4th 2020, 1:29 pm
Replies: 50
Views: 2,951
Posted By Dxf

Re: Brits leaving UK for EU

Hola

I'll disagree; I have had a lot of queries from people intending to move over here both some that have holiday homes here and others who are simply "up-sticks & move" having nothing here...
Forum: Spain
Jul 29th 2020, 11:05 am
Replies: 56
Views: 2,314
Posted By Dxf

Re: 14 day quarantine on return from Spain

Hola,

We decided to buy a cool-box / fridge that you plug-in and it keeps cool as you drive along. We put frozen bottles of water in it as we started our four day journey to Scotland and on the...
Forum: Spain
Jul 29th 2020, 6:37 am
Replies: 56
Views: 2,314
Posted By Dxf

Re: 14 day quarantine on return from Spain

Hola

I have just completed a trip from southern Spain to Scotland and back by car BUT I used the Channel Tunnel as I felt it was a great deal safer

Davexf
Forum: Spain
Jul 2nd 2020, 6:41 am
Replies: 5
Views: 586
Posted By Dxf

Re: British T V in Spain

Hola

I have an android Kodi box and can get British TV free. Many people subscribe to Filmon, or to a VPN to achieve a better / different service

Davexf
Forum: Spain
Jun 30th 2020, 1:57 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 1,465
Posted By Dxf

Re: Residency before 31st December question

Hola

I have just heard from my solicitor of an English speaking Foreign Residents Association and they are now finding it impossible to get residencia appointments for British people, BUT...
Forum: Spain
Jun 27th 2020, 4:54 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 619
Posted By Dxf

Re: New car or register our UK car?

Hola

You are looking at 600€ plus the costs of headlights and possibly rear lights to rematriculate your car in Spain. I always ask the question, "Have you owned the car for the last couple of...
Jun 25th 2020, 2:44 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 4,255
Posted By Dxf

Re: Borders will reopen soon

Hola

Usually the time is midnight (between 30th June and 1st July or one minute past midnight on the 1st July

Davexf
Forum: Spain
Jun 24th 2020, 3:41 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,015
Posted By Dxf

Re: More tax questions

Hola
Whenever you contact anyone about your personal finances; you MUST act with caution and take a step back and look at your circumstances, at what is proposed, and whether the direction is one...
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