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by Striderman
Tue Aug 18, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Use of cash
Replies: 12
Views: 1786

Re: Use of cash

We were out in July and cash is still widely accepted in restaurants and shops. To be honest, once you're in Carvoeiro there is very little noticeable difference apart from the fact that it is very quiet. You don't have the media generated hysteria that you unfortunately get all of the time in UK.
by Striderman
Thu Oct 31, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Villa insurance
Replies: 6
Views: 2478

Re: Villa insurance

Hi. We insure ours through https://www.schofields.ltd.uk/holiday-h ... -portugal/. Always found them to be competitive and the cover looks quite broad.
by Striderman
Wed Jun 05, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: Restaurant reviews
Topic: Pashmina
Replies: 3
Views: 2441

Re: Pashmina

We make a point of going there everytime we're out.

Always superb food and great service at reasonable prices. You can't beat it!
by Striderman
Mon Jun 12, 2017 4:21 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Property Insurance
Replies: 35
Views: 17933

Re: Property Insurance

Hi
Yes Earthquake is included subject to increased excess of £300 and excluding any damage to Pool, Patio and Driveway
by Striderman
Tue Jun 06, 2017 10:43 am
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Property Insurance
Replies: 35
Views: 17933

Re: Property Insurance

Following recent purchase of our property in Carvoeiro, I have just insured 4 bed villa for Buildings and Contents with Schofields Insurance (based in Bolton) on their Holiday Home insurance scheme. Cost was less than £300.00 and there are no restrictive conditions/exclusions in respect of Winter/lo...