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by maccasa
Wed Aug 05, 2020 10:47 am
Forum: Buy, sell or exchange
Topic: Table tennis table and pool table WANTED
Replies: 0
Views: 237

Table tennis table and pool table WANTED

Anyone got pool table and/or table tennis table for sale? can collect
by maccasa
Mon Aug 03, 2020 8:27 am
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Portuguese Bank Account
Replies: 8
Views: 705

Re: Portuguese Bank Account

If you have a santander Totta account you can transfer £ to your € account via their London office at a very favourable exchange rate. it varies on the amount but typically it's less than 1% commission
by maccasa
Mon Aug 03, 2020 8:22 am
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: August holiday in Carvoeiro
Replies: 27
Views: 3737

Re: August holiday in Carvoeiro

just came back from a month in CVO. Place is very quiet with only about 30% of bars and restaurants open. You have to wear masks inside shops bars etc but not if sitting outside. You also need to wear a mask if you go to the toilet. very little traffic and beach is also sparsely populated. It was a ...
by maccasa
Tue Jun 16, 2020 2:44 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Solar panels and EDP
Replies: 10
Views: 1025

Re: Solar panels and EDP

I need 6 x 300W and the price is approx £1000 in the uk. Add shipping, fixing, inverter, cabling and connection etc and that's about what I have been quoted in CVO at =/- €2400.

Cant find them at 1/3rd the price.
by maccasa
Sat Jun 13, 2020 9:21 am
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Flight to Faro 1st July
Replies: 0
Views: 429

Flight to Faro 1st July

I have FINALLY managed to get a confirmed flt to Faro - after 4 cancellations by various companies - latest was Jet 2. I am now booked with Ryanair on 1st July leaving BHX at 07.00 am. Every thing sorted until I suddenly realised I had NOT received my car park confirmation - booked through Ryanair. ...
by maccasa
Sun Jun 07, 2020 9:50 am
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Solar panels and EDP
Replies: 10
Views: 1025

Re: Solar panels and EDP

french owned?
by maccasa
Tue Jun 02, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Solar panels and EDP
Replies: 10
Views: 1025

Re: Solar panels and EDP

I have now rechecked with EDP and see https://www.pv-magazine.com/2019/10/25/ ... top-solar/ from Jan1 you can fit without having to pay EDP
by maccasa
Tue Jun 02, 2020 9:42 am
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Solar panels and EDP
Replies: 10
Views: 1025

Re: Solar panels and EDP

Can you tell me the name/contact of who is installing your panels - I want to contact them to discuss EDP charges. Many thanks
by maccasa
Mon May 25, 2020 11:33 am
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Solar panels and EDP
Replies: 10
Views: 1025

Re: Solar panels and EDP

apologies I know about battery installation but this is also a crazy cost - several €thousand compared to UK etc.
by maccasa
Mon May 25, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Solar panels and EDP
Replies: 10
Views: 1025

Solar panels and EDP

I am actively looking at solar panels for electric generation. I have been told that EDP do not like this and actually charge you if you use panels - if you have 6 panels for 1.5 kWh - fine for your pool pump, butwhen the pump is off and you are still generating free electric this shows on your mete...
by maccasa
Wed Apr 01, 2020 9:51 am
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Covid 19 Isolation
Replies: 18
Views: 4210

Re: Covid 19 Isolation

I had my return flt booked for 6 April on Jet 2 - they advised the flt was cancelled and said I wld get a refund. BUT now they are saying it is extraordinary circumstance and refunds aren't available - I have tried to get a voucher or rebook but that doesn't seem to be offered at the moment. Rebooki...
by maccasa
Mon Mar 30, 2020 9:17 am
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Covid 19 Isolation
Replies: 18
Views: 4210

Re: Covid 19 Isolation

I had a flt booked with Ryanair for Monday 23rd March - It actually went! but I decided to stay here as the CVO weather didn't look good and with no bars or restaurants it didn't appeal at all. I contacted ryanair - they wouldnt refund as the flt went but offered to rebook - so I am booked for 30th ...
by maccasa
Tue Mar 17, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Quiz night Harry's bar
Replies: 4
Views: 2602

Re: Quiz night Harry's bar

its now at 10 pm.
by maccasa
Mon Mar 16, 2020 9:41 am
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Covid 19 Isolation
Replies: 18
Views: 4210

Covid 19 Isolation

I am sweating on my flt 1 week today to NOT to be cancelled - Im quite prepared to self isolate for several weeks at my house!!
by maccasa
Tue Feb 18, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Chimney sweep
Replies: 4
Views: 1679

Re: Chimney sweep

Update:- had it done by a brit guy Bill Bailey - great job and cleared all dust away. €50 and the difference was amazing. Number available if you want it.