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by RetiringEarly
February 3rd, 2019, 8:54 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: BRITISH CONSULATE INVITATION
Replies: 6
Views: 285

Re: BRITISH CONSULATE INVITATION

However - do you get a glass of vino??
by RetiringEarly
January 27th, 2019, 9:44 pm
Forum: General Menorca help forum
Topic: Mao Speed Restrictions
Replies: 3
Views: 264

Re: Mao Speed Restrictions

And now a reduced limit of 60kph on the Me1 at the Torri Soli Junction together with new speed cameras!! They are really cracking down. :hlp:
by RetiringEarly
January 26th, 2019, 10:57 am
Forum: General Menorca help forum
Topic: Mao Speed Restrictions
Replies: 3
Views: 264

Mao Speed Restrictions

I read this morning that the City Council has agreed to reduce the maximum speed for roads in the city to 30 kph. All apart from the dual carriageways and other roads with existing lower speed limits,
by RetiringEarly
January 3rd, 2019, 12:50 am
Forum: General Menorca help forum
Topic: Car ownership
Replies: 7
Views: 344

Re: Car ownership

Hi Pc.hc. I had quite a debate with myself over this issue and eventually decided to buy and have stored. yes, you could do a lot of arithmetic and make a very informed cost-based decision, but I basically thought of the convenience and the fact that you would only need one relatively minor accident...
by RetiringEarly
December 21st, 2018, 10:58 am
Forum: Cala'n Porter area
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 7
Views: 495

Re: Merry Christmas

:ele: :barmy: Feliz Navidad y un prospero año nuevo!
by RetiringEarly
September 18th, 2018, 4:57 pm
Forum: General Menorca help forum
Topic: Red Arrows on a damp cloudy day in Menorca.
Replies: 18
Views: 1589

Re: Red Arrows on a damp cloudy day in Menorca.

Thanks for the amazing videos. Such a shame about the weather!! :sad:
by RetiringEarly
September 6th, 2018, 6:54 pm
Forum: Son Bou - Sant Jaime area
Topic: Here i come again.....
Replies: 11
Views: 1559

Re: Here i come again.....

Loads of people still here and I can’t believe any of the supermarkets or restaurants will be closing before mid-October. When Monarch went bust last year a number closed up around 15th October as many tourists didn’t arrive rather than at the end of the month but many stayed open. I will canvas opi...
by RetiringEarly
May 29th, 2018, 10:45 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Water heaters
Replies: 7
Views: 805

Re: Water heaters

I have just had to replace the heating element in mine. It failed and kept tripping the elecky. I use a timer on mine. The electric plug in type that cost about 7 euro. Comes on for 2 hours in the morning and 3 in the afternoon. Always have plenty of hot water for the showers. In the kitchen i have ...
by RetiringEarly
May 15th, 2018, 8:47 pm
Forum: General Menorca help forum
Topic: Sunset / Chill out bars
Replies: 5
Views: 1004

Re: Sunset / Chill out bars

Beach bars at Son Bou very good. Especially the “sunset Bar”
by RetiringEarly
May 9th, 2018, 1:26 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: online, free bank account for non-residents
Replies: 17
Views: 1741

Re: online, free bank account for non-residents

Banca March excellent. I use Mahon branch and deal with Sylvia mainly. She speaks good English and is very helpful.