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by djprescott
Mon Oct 26, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: F1.. who needs it!
Replies: 3
Views: 277

Re: F1.. who needs it!

martin wrote: Fri Oct 23, 2020 2:39 pm so many will enjoy the rush of fast cars, but some already get the thrill of 225kmph, wheelies, overtaking into cars, and all to get to a coffee bar

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kfBHAGyZ2QI
He holds his clutch hand in a strange way!!
by djprescott
Mon Aug 03, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: August holiday in Carvoeiro
Replies: 27
Views: 4340

Re: August holiday in Carvoeiro

Thanks for the report maccasa, really missing not being able to visit carvoeiro.
by djprescott
Fri Jul 24, 2020 11:35 am
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Big Will
Replies: 9
Views: 4632

Re: Big Will

Elfie wrote: Thu Jul 23, 2020 10:31 pm Unfortunately it is still closed.
Thanks for the info.
by djprescott
Wed Jul 22, 2020 2:34 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Big Will
Replies: 9
Views: 4632

Re: Big Will

Does anyone know if the Roundup Bar has been open this year? I am guessing not with the restrictions.
by djprescott
Mon Jul 13, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Toll charges from Lisbon
Replies: 4
Views: 916

Re: Toll charges from Lisbon

widge wrote: Sun Jul 12, 2020 8:33 am I have just driven from Santander to Carvoeiro.

I crossed the border at Badajoz and collected a ticket from the automatic toll booth. I drove non stop to the A22 and paid 30 euros toll.

On the A22 you can pre pay on line buying a voucher.
Thanks for the helpful info widge.
by djprescott
Wed Jul 01, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Toll charges from Lisbon
Replies: 4
Views: 916

Re: Toll charges from Lisbon

Many thanks for the link Sam.
by djprescott
Tue Jun 30, 2020 5:57 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Toll charges from Lisbon
Replies: 4
Views: 916

Toll charges from Lisbon

Can anyone help with this query? My son is flying into Lisbon and then taking a rental car to Carvoeiro and then back to Lisbon airport. How do you pay for the tolls on both the A2 and the A22? I believe the car will have a transponder but will he be automatically charged on both roads? Thanks for a...
by djprescott
Mon Jun 15, 2020 4:01 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: F1 to algarve portugal?
Replies: 2
Views: 530

Re: F1 to algarve portugal?

Yes saw this. just need MotoGP to be coming to Portimao and i will be a happy bunny!!
by djprescott
Tue Mar 31, 2020 12:47 pm
Forum: Restaurant reviews
Topic: All Restaurants
Replies: 3
Views: 3415

All Restaurants

Just sparing a thought for all the local restaurants in the local area and their employees. It must be a very difficult time for them and we hope that they can return to 'normal' as soon as possible so that they can re-open again.
by djprescott
Mon Mar 30, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: flights
Replies: 3
Views: 1236

Re: flights

They may not have any pax on, could just be flying freight in.
by djprescott
Tue Feb 11, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: Restaurant reviews
Topic: A Rampa Porches
Replies: 5
Views: 2532

Re: A Rampa Porches

W e visited here for the very first time in the 14 years we have been coming to CVO ,in fact we went twice within a week.Excellent value for money on both occasions,good service,tasty food and a pretty good choice on the menu.So two fillet steaks in mushroom sauce,one spinach soap,two apple pies an...
by djprescott
Tue Oct 29, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Picking carobs
Replies: 3
Views: 1743

Re: Picking carobs

Amazing machines!
by djprescott
Mon Oct 28, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Picking carobs
Replies: 3
Views: 1743

Re: Picking carobs

Wow!!
by djprescott
Thu Oct 03, 2019 12:41 pm
Forum: Restaurant reviews
Topic: Elle & Ela closed
Replies: 8
Views: 2600

Re: Elle & Ela closed

This seems to happen on a regular basis in Carvoeiro with restaurant owners and the owners of the properties. Seems to be a bit short-sighted on the part of the property owners.
by djprescott
Wed Aug 28, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Michael Vaughan in CVO
Replies: 0
Views: 6543

Michael Vaughan in CVO

Apparently on holiday there with his family but doing his Ashes podcast from there:

https://www.instagram.com/p/B1o8wJehHK- ... hare_sheet