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by magpie69
September 16th, 2017, 10:39 am
Forum: Santo Tomas area.
Topic: Possible meet of some members
Replies: 10
Views: 3420

Re: Possible meet of some members

What a shame! Would have been up for a meet but we go back to Blighty on the 25th September.
Another time?

Bill
by magpie69
September 5th, 2017, 10:53 pm
Forum: Mao [Mahon] & Es Castell area.
Topic: Mahon fiesta
Replies: 0
Views: 1143

Mahon fiesta

It's just dawned on me that we arrive lunchtime on Friday, when the fiesta will be in full swing. Are the airport to Mahon buses running then? Also, are the Mahon to Es Migjorn/Santo Tomas buses likely to run? If no buses, what is the likely impact on taxis from the airport? Any info appreciated - h...
by magpie69
August 29th, 2017, 8:54 pm
Forum: Inland towns and anywhere else not covered above.
Topic: C'an Olga
Replies: 10
Views: 3738

Re: C'an Olga

Sol 32 definitely worth a try, Mirador.

Bill
by magpie69
August 29th, 2017, 8:47 pm
Forum: General Menorca help forum
Topic: Bus Service to Monto Torro
Replies: 7
Views: 1905

Re: Bus Service to Monto Torro

I suspect that this is just referring to the normal service bus from Mahon to Ciutadella which stops in Mercadal. I have never seen a service bus going up El Toro in the thirty-odd years I have been going there. I reckon a taxi from Mercadal would be needed. The other option is an "Island Tour" bus ...
by magpie69
July 24th, 2017, 9:49 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Electricity charges
Replies: 55
Views: 27289

Re: Electricity charges

I think that in theory there is a competitive open market for electricity supply, but in practice, Endesa seem to have a stranglehold on the service. Having said that, I can't say that I have had any real complaints about their provision (touch wood!)

Bill
by magpie69
July 9th, 2017, 8:17 pm
Forum: Problems with the forums help is here
Topic: Log in problem
Replies: 8
Views: 2254

Re: Log in problem

Touchwood - seems to be OK now, thanks.

Bill
by magpie69
July 9th, 2017, 5:40 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Spanish lawyer
Replies: 9
Views: 1763

Re: Spanish lawyer

I would actually recommend both. We used Belen to buy our apartment and were very happy with her. However when Toni bought the flat next to ours and become part of our community, it seemed logical to deal with him for subsequent issues. You would not go far wrong with either.

Bill
by magpie69
July 8th, 2017, 12:43 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Spanish lawyer
Replies: 9
Views: 1763

Re: Spanish lawyer

Toni Mercadal
toni@clmabogados.com
C/ Norte 12, 07702 Mahon
Perfect English and has many satisfied clients (including us).

Bill
by magpie69
July 8th, 2017, 10:40 am
Forum: Problems with the forums help is here
Topic: Log in problem
Replies: 8
Views: 2254

Log in problem

Slarti - the site keeps logging me out so I'm having to repeatedly log in, even though I tick the "remember me" box. Can you help please?

Bill
by magpie69
May 30th, 2017, 8:28 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Weekend / short trips - do-able?
Replies: 10
Views: 1804

Re: Weekend / short trips - do-able?

Yes, Peter, popped in to S'Engolidor to see you, but you were "at the beach" according to Clara.

Bill