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by e-richard
Tue Aug 04, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: August holiday in Carvoeiro
Replies: 27
Views: 5519

Re: August holiday in Carvoeiro

On the subject of insurance, take a close look at this one

Read all the small print. It seemed to me that its very cheap and you're covered for Covid-19 and almost nothing else :shock:
But it could be of interest.....
by e-richard
Thu Aug 01, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: Restaurant reviews
Topic: Pashmina
Replies: 3
Views: 2457

Re: Pashmina

It had changed multiple times in the past few years. Most recent was Bistro 72
by e-richard
Sat Jul 20, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Elite Rentals
Replies: 8
Views: 2435

Re: Elite Rentals

Fine, reputable company. Growing well.
by e-richard
Fri May 17, 2019 1:56 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: American leak detection
Replies: 2
Views: 1729

Re: American leak detection

Do they operate in the Algarve?
by e-richard
Wed Feb 27, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Processional caterpillars
Replies: 14
Views: 4430

Re: Processional caterpillars

My gardener came, poured petrol on them, and they just shrivelled and died. Easy! Result !
by e-richard
Mon Feb 18, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Processional caterpillars
Replies: 14
Views: 4430

Re: Processional caterpillars

pato wrote: Mon Feb 18, 2019 3:37 pm They must have a predator somewhere in the chain?
What does that mean ?
by e-richard
Sun Feb 17, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Processional caterpillars
Replies: 14
Views: 4430

Re: Processional caterpillars

Thanks for the suggestions....

Out walking, I spotted a similar cluster on the ground over which someone had poured some black gunge - looked like black oil, made a huge mess on the road but appears to have killed them all.

Blow torch sounds about right though.
by e-richard
Sun Feb 17, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Processional caterpillars
Replies: 14
Views: 4430

Re: Processional caterpillars

Does anyone know how to safely get rid of them after they have left the nest?


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by e-richard
Sun Jan 27, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: CVO Ramblers
Topic: Charity Dinner and Dance : Friday 15 Febrary 2019
Replies: 6
Views: 1564

Re: Charity Dinner and Dance : Friday 15 Febrary 2019

Geoff wrote: Sun Jan 27, 2019 10:01 am poster to follow , hopefully, courtesy from eRichard!
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by e-richard
Sun Dec 30, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: CVO Ramblers
Topic: Charity Dinner : Saturday 19 Jan 2019
Replies: 18
Views: 3796

Re: Charity Dinner : Saturday 19 Jan 2019

Brilliant e-Richard..but how did you do it please? Geoff, you don't really want to know ! Oh alright: Opened the PDF Used a screen capture tool to capture an image of the PDF Saved that on my computer Used Explorer in Windows 10 to resize picture (right-click on image) Uploaded to Forum like normal...
by e-richard
Sat Dec 29, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: CVO Ramblers
Topic: Charity Dinner : Saturday 19 Jan 2019
Replies: 18
Views: 3796

Re: Charity Dinner : Saturday 19 Jan 2019

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by e-richard
Tue Nov 20, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Car Rental link down
Replies: 2
Views: 1090

Re: Car Rental link down

The link is working for me Tom.

Try shutting down your browser and trying again.
by e-richard
Fri Oct 12, 2018 12:07 am
Forum: Restaurant reviews
Topic: Vegan food
Replies: 2
Views: 2061

Re: Vegan food

Are you ready? I'm a carnivore and also love Fish. My wife is strict vegetarian. Places we eat at often and recommend: Mar d' Fora (expensive but very good) Ele & Ela (book well in advance) Maximes Taste A Gale Pashmina (Indian) Out of town: Oregano (Sesmarais) Hexagone (Sesmarais) Sen Tonkin (In Fe...
by e-richard
Sat Sep 29, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Portuguese wills
Replies: 5
Views: 1766

Re: Portuguese wills

... the disposal of a deceased's assets in Portugal could be governed by Portuguese law which involves fixed percentages going to specific family members. IANAL but I think you are referring to the laws of intestacy so a Portuguese will would/should override that. I also suspect that even post Brex...