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Forum: Spain
Sep 28th 2021, 10:36 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,474
Posted By growinspain

Re: Toilet Trouble on Costa Esuri

What brand - marque is the toilet? A manufacture normally will print their name on the cistern somewhere...

When you find it, use google translate for "toilet seat" and place in your search engine...
Forum: Spain
Sep 21st 2021, 8:55 am
Replies: 31
Views: 1,264
Posted By growinspain

Re: Evening all

Photo from yesterday


https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/britishexpats.com-vbulletin/784x1045/tea_a2546eee384e4c59b36456820349c8dca2bd4e59.jpg
Forum: Spain
Sep 21st 2021, 8:18 am
Replies: 46
Views: 1,745
Posted By growinspain

Re: Small family cost of living - Madrid

As always - Valencia.. If not for anything else - the weather. Equal distance to Madrid or Barcelona.. The local government also seems to be better run than Madrid or wanna be out of Spain Barcelona..
Forum: Spain
Sep 15th 2021, 10:44 pm
Replies: 349
Views: 48,798
Posted By growinspain

Forum: Spain
Sep 15th 2021, 5:31 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 1,264
Posted By growinspain

Re: Evening all

Have not been in a while but if I remember correctly it was €6 for a pretty big box.
Forum: Spain
Sep 15th 2021, 4:55 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 1,264
Posted By growinspain

Re: Evening all

If you are going to be picky then Dealz stocks it.

here is the link for decaf - https://dealz.es/infusiones-typhoo-one-cup/
Forum: Spain
Sep 15th 2021, 4:37 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 1,264
Posted By growinspain

Re: Evening all

every Consum, carrefour, mercadonna or el campo in Spain has PG tips and since brexit they have come down in price to €1,75 from €1,77.
The problem is finding a name brand decaf version of english...
Forum: Spain
Sep 15th 2021, 4:21 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 1,264
Posted By growinspain

Re: Evening all

I get mine here in the Valencia region at a shop called "dealz" it is the spanish version of the pound shop or something like that.. I do not know if they have one nearby or even outside of this...
Forum: Spain
Sep 15th 2021, 3:41 pm
Replies: 349
Views: 48,798
Posted By growinspain

Re: Tenant Eviction Nightmare -Part 2

the dogs were bought as puppies for the children who left for uni the 5th year I was working there. Everyone thought it better for them to stay there with me being it was the only place they knew for...
Forum: Spain
Sep 15th 2021, 2:57 pm
Replies: 349
Views: 48,798
Posted By growinspain

Re: Tenant Eviction Nightmare -Part 2

get real man, that is where they lived and they did not want to take the dogs with them as they traveled a lot for work.

To some people, dogs are just a piece of furniture as was the law in France...
Forum: Spain
Sep 15th 2021, 2:46 pm
Replies: 349
Views: 48,798
Posted By growinspain

Re: Tenant Eviction Nightmare -Part 2

Have to agree with the above - I was a "guardian" on a huge property in France for 15 years for an Irish couple.. Maintained the grounds, kept them updated on mail, bills to be paid, carried out the...
Forum: Spain
Sep 15th 2021, 2:12 pm
Replies: 349
Views: 48,798
Posted By growinspain

Re: Tenant Eviction Nightmare -Part 2

or announcing your imminent departure at the local boozer for all to hear..
Forum: Spain
Sep 14th 2021, 10:24 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 1,264
Posted By growinspain

Re: Evening all

Just a word of warning if you ever travel thru France - right always has the priority. You do not see it to much here in Spain or there is a stop sign for you..

Happy travels..
Forum: Spain
Sep 13th 2021, 10:46 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,983
Posted By growinspain

Re: I Hate Spain!!!

It is just like the "grumpy old man" written in or on almost all brit expat websites or news print rags that circulate around expat hotspots.. Click bait with all the same story lines..
Forum: Spain
Sep 13th 2021, 9:50 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,983
Posted By growinspain

Re: I Hate Spain!!!

This article / comments could and does get written by english expats in France and Italy who try to recreate britian where they move to
Forum: Spain
Sep 12th 2021, 6:43 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,021
Posted By growinspain

Re: Changed my gas boiler to Electric

Here is what is professionally recommended
Sorry it is huge!!!!!!
€15,00 on amazon.es or probably around €50 for an electrician to install with all their guarantees
...
Forum: Spain
Sep 12th 2021, 12:02 am
Replies: 10
Views: 516
Posted By growinspain

Re: Spanish resident but with UK registered vehicle in the UK taxed, insured & M

Is it legal for the opposite here in the EU? I do not know... A lot of opinions and it does not affect me...

Just go to an insurance broker. they will insure you ie. take your money but a claim is...
Forum: Spain
Sep 11th 2021, 6:21 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,021
Posted By growinspain

Re: Changed my gas boiler to Electric

Please, just make sure your "plug in" timers have the correct load bearing rating for your hot water (e) heater(/e) at minimum and maximum load. Otherwise you are putting yourself, other people if in...
Forum: Spain
Sep 10th 2021, 6:28 pm
Replies: 349
Views: 48,798
Posted By growinspain

Re: Tenant Eviction Nightmare -Part 2

I hope this was not you or your brother

https://www.euroweeklynews.com/2021/09/10/three-squatters-in-fuerteventura-arrested-after-throwing-a-man-from-the-third-floor/
Forum: Spain
Sep 8th 2021, 4:56 pm
Replies: 67
Views: 2,924
Posted By growinspain

Re: 3 month travel.

But the owners are not on the padron so the town, village or city does suffer from less money from Madrid.
Forum: Spain
Sep 6th 2021, 8:52 pm
Replies: 1,731
Views: 174,298
Posted By growinspain

Re: Gibraltar 2

Did we not have a conversation about this before Fred??
Forum: Spain
Sep 5th 2021, 12:14 pm
Replies: 125
Views: 14,573
Posted By growinspain

Re: "Squatters" in CE

Movistar has a good deal going on now..

Movistar Alarmas...
Forum: Spain
Sep 4th 2021, 2:35 pm
Replies: 39
Views: 1,340
Posted By growinspain

Re: ANTI SQUATTER PETITION

He still bows down and pays for the Queen though.
Forum: Spain
Sep 3rd 2021, 10:47 pm
Replies: 125
Views: 14,573
Posted By growinspain

Re: "Squatters" in CE

The same could be said of a homeowner taking the law into their own hands.
Forum: Spain
Sep 3rd 2021, 9:55 am
Replies: 39
Views: 1,340
Posted By growinspain

Re: ANTI SQUATTER PETITION

They cannot even agree on a license exchange pact and from past examples - the British government does not provide much support to people who leave the island.

This is just a waste of my taxes...
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