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by jeremy
Wed May 06, 2015 3:02 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Warning - Access to Aldi Lagoa
Replies: 11
Views: 4396

Re: Warning - Access to Aldi Lagoa

Macassa - You can only cross from the side that has the broken line. If the line is broken on both sides, then you can cross from either side,

Otherwise :
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by jeremy
Wed May 06, 2015 9:21 am
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Car Hire
Replies: 26
Views: 9315

Re: Car Hire

Just returned from CVO & used Algarvedriver again - Excellent service with cars delivered to Rocha Brava - two immaculate Polos.

Very reasonable price - Thanks Steen - J

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by jeremy
Tue May 05, 2015 5:55 pm
Forum: Rocha Brava
Topic: New Pool
Replies: 7
Views: 6635

Re: New Pool

Good for serious swimming, but not for lounging around we think

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by jeremy
Mon May 04, 2015 1:41 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Warning - Access to Aldi Lagoa
Replies: 11
Views: 4396

Warning - Access to Aldi Lagoa

Last week , a shopper going to Aldi was fined 60 euros for entering the store from the south by turning left over the continuous white line. When you drive from Carvoeiro, go left at the first roundabout, go past the store on the right, then turn right at the second roundabout to enter the store by ...
by jeremy
Wed Apr 15, 2015 12:00 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Taxi fares please
Replies: 1
Views: 1120

Re: Taxi fares please

Should be 12 - 15 Euros each way

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by jeremy
Wed Mar 04, 2015 10:05 am
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Talvaz bar
Replies: 12
Views: 4058

Re: Talvaz bar

Does anyone know whether Rachel & Sergio are setting up another business in CVO since selling Bar Talvez to Havana's ?

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by jeremy
Wed Jan 21, 2015 12:37 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Signs
Replies: 4
Views: 1740

Re: Signs

Beat me to it, Pickwick !

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by jeremy
Thu Jan 15, 2015 4:35 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Lisbon
Replies: 7
Views: 1890

Re: Lisbon

Agree with all above. A trip on Tram 28 is essential, but be warned: It is a sad fact that the high levels of tourists in an enclosed space has attracted pickpockets who commonly work the route, always keep an eye on bags and wallets. http://fromedome.com/w/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/lisbon-tram.jpg...
by jeremy
Tue Jan 06, 2015 9:59 am
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: location for Wedding Reception In Carvoeiro area
Replies: 11
Views: 4469

Re: location for Wedding Reception In Carvoeiro area

Might be worth asking:

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http://bella-vita.pt/en/

A lovely spot
by jeremy
Mon Dec 29, 2014 6:44 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Where to get dry firewood?
Replies: 15
Views: 3913

Re: Where to get dry firewood?

Bruce - This is not by the roadside (I agree that is expensive & often damp), but on an industrial estate just out of Silves - J
by jeremy
Mon Dec 29, 2014 12:12 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Where to get dry firewood?
Replies: 15
Views: 3913

Re: Where to get dry firewood?

Large supplier can be found on the main (newer) road to Silves - you can see the sign from the road - Fill
your boot for a reasonable amount

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by jeremy
Mon Dec 15, 2014 10:49 am
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Ellie
Replies: 21
Views: 7030

Re: Ellie

Very sad to hear this news - I too met her a couple of times & she gave me signed copies of her books.

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by jeremy
Fri Dec 12, 2014 4:40 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Best place to buy Christmas gifts in Carvoeiro and beyond
Replies: 2
Views: 1141

Re: Best place to buy Christmas gifts in Carvoeiro and beyon

Margarida - One of our favourite shops is

Olaria Nova - Rua da 25 Abril, Lagos

Some lovely & unusual things

Their facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/olarianovalago ... e_internal

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by jeremy
Mon Nov 17, 2014 4:22 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Website
Replies: 6
Views: 3120

Re: Website

Yes Michael & that was over 9 years ago !

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