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by beachstroller
August 21st, 2016, 4:03 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Electricity charges
Replies: 55
Views: 32755

Re: Electricity charges

Hi all, just looking for any updates since the last 2014 postings: i Just to make sure ( I think so ) the contracted Potencia ( with the varying rate ) is the standard charge WITHOUT any consumption? ii Has anyone used the change Potencia link on the Endesa Website to actually do a Potencia Change? ...
by beachstroller
May 4th, 2016, 10:30 am
Forum: General Menorca help forum
Topic: Which Internet provider?
Replies: 10
Views: 1793

Re: Which Internet provider?

The problems you are going to face with offering Internet in your rentals could be huge? You are possibly liable for what they download via your facility, Guests and complex setups just don't work together and getting someone to fix it when you are living in UK? And with roaming charges disappearing...
by beachstroller
November 22nd, 2015, 12:36 pm
Forum: Cala'n Porter area
Topic: Proposed changes
Replies: 14
Views: 3330

Re: Proposed changes

I was just thinking because the proposal I read was to lay the cable while they refurbish the main road ( Avenuida Central ) I assume ( perhaps wrongly ) that a feed to this 'main' fibre arrives from somewhere via wireless? as there is no way there is a cable to CnP .. then of course if it is feed w...
by beachstroller
November 22nd, 2015, 12:28 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Purchase complete!
Replies: 13
Views: 3176

Re: Purchase complete!

Hi well done , now the bills..... You will need to pay IBI ( rates ) and Rubbish Collection ( FEMS ) Unless somehow the community( unless communidad ) is doing this ? . Most of the regional councils now have a DD facility but you first need to register the property as the new owner - with the offici...
by beachstroller
November 19th, 2015, 2:29 pm
Forum: Son Bou - Sant Jaime area
Topic: Outside Son bou
Replies: 24
Views: 8980

Re: Outside Son bou

Naughty, naughty ;-) that is a restricted area I think? Still she looks happy on that 'bigun'
by beachstroller
November 19th, 2015, 2:27 pm
Forum: Cala'n Porter area
Topic: Proposed changes
Replies: 14
Views: 3330

Re: Proposed changes

If it goes ahead in will be done in Winter 2016 I think. Wonder how difficul it will be to get connect to the fibre internet they are proposing?
by beachstroller
November 19th, 2015, 2:24 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: jobs in cala galdana
Replies: 10
Views: 6747

Re: jobs in cala galdana

As said Jobs are VERY hard unless you really do have something special to offer. Have you given real thought to answer the question "why you versus and english speakiing local?"
by beachstroller
September 8th, 2015, 7:46 am
Forum: General Menorca help forum
Topic: Switching from CNP to Cala Galdana
Replies: 13
Views: 2849

Re: Switching from CNP to Cala Galdana

OSD, It was simply that the HUGE joy of Menorca is the decision in the mid 70s to stop building hotels at the back of the beach means it's one of the few Med destinations where you can look BOTH ways and enjoy a more natural skyline Melia,Audax Almirante, Aquarina,The line up at Santo Thomas and the...
by beachstroller
September 8th, 2015, 7:34 am
Forum: Cala'n Porter area
Topic: Proposed changes
Replies: 14
Views: 3330

Re: Proposed changes

Have you spoken to Roger ( CnP Councillor ) about this? The strip properties are probably all privately owned,by many different people, so without a co-ordinated effort nothing is going to happen there to make what is a now dated facade less tired. Only option is to improve the public part ie paveme...
by beachstroller
September 7th, 2015, 11:40 am
Forum: General Menorca help forum
Topic: Switching from CNP to Cala Galdana
Replies: 13
Views: 2849

Re: Switching from CNP to Cala Galdana

I know both very well. They are quite , quite different in some respects , similar in others What 's similar - they both are set in great ( country side ) coast line, which you can walk. Are good if you like to be active eg watersports,Mountain Biking Downside of Galdana - it is remote, few buses, l...