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by djprescott
Thu Jan 07, 2021 1:38 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Schengen visa rules
Replies: 13
Views: 2291

Re: Schengen visa rules

Geoff wrote: Wed Jan 06, 2021 11:36 am There's a calculator to help work out plans for maximising the 90/180...see:

https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/conte ... culator_en
That's useful. Thanks.
by djprescott
Mon Jan 04, 2021 1:44 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: EHIC/GHIC & Registration
Replies: 24
Views: 1167

Re: EHIC/GHIC & Registration

AFIK - As far as I know.
by djprescott
Thu Dec 10, 2020 2:57 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Beach on New's best beach destination in the world
Replies: 1
Views: 492

Re: Beach on New's best beach destination in the world

Praia de São Rafael I would say. Just west of Albufeira.
by djprescott
Mon Nov 09, 2020 1:37 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: F1.. who needs it!
Replies: 11
Views: 1212

Re: F1.. who needs it!

Dorna released the MotoGP dates for next year and Portimao is not on the list, only as a reserve venue. devastated as we cannot go now to the race in 2 weeks and it looks like it will not be on the calendar for 2021!!
by djprescott
Tue Nov 03, 2020 1:47 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: F1.. who needs it!
Replies: 11
Views: 1212

Re: F1.. who needs it!

MotoGP to go ahead but with no spectators on 21/22 November.
by djprescott
Mon Oct 26, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: F1.. who needs it!
Replies: 11
Views: 1212

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: 5497

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: 10
Views: 5479

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: 10
Views: 5479

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: 1244

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: 1244

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: 1244

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: 722

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: 3664

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: 1498

Re: flights

They may not have any pax on, could just be flying freight in.