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by ruby
Fri 19 Jun 2015 08:01
Forum: Travel
Topic: Rentals
Replies: 14
Views: 6477

Hi

Airbnb is very good and the most popular one this year
no problems with its service or guests and have also used it myself for holiday bookings
by ruby
Mon 18 May 2015 08:20
Forum: Pets
Topic: looking for someone to look after large dog one week in July
Replies: 5
Views: 7085

kennels

I would recommend 'tribu kennels' she is great with big dogs and they have plenty of outside time, there are only 5 kennels so the dogs dont get stressed at all mine love it there and have hated any others in this region
' pension canine la tribu, st feliu d'avall 66170
by ruby
Thu 10 Jul 2014 15:52
Forum: Pets
Topic: Good dog kennels near Elne for our Cairn terrier?
Replies: 7
Views: 4038

kennels

Hi, Have tried lots of kennels over the past 11 years and by far the best in this region is La Tribu in St Feliu, her name is Karine and she speaks a little english too if needed : 06 25 91 50 28 very clean & they have a big garden - shes is very good with dogs But only 5 kennels so you need to book...
by ruby
Wed 12 Feb 2014 13:05
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: House for Long Term Rental
Replies: 1
Views: 2027

House for Long Term Rental

Hi,

Long term house rental availabe in the village of Montner (66720)
Beautiful scenery, famous for its wines & Michelin Restaurant only 20 minutes from Perpignan
2 bed house - fully renovated, no outside space
€450 per month - Long term rental preferred

PM me for more info
Thanks
Ruby
by ruby
Tue 27 Aug 2013 21:11
Forum: General wine topics
Topic: Aspres Wine Faire at Caves Byhhr
Replies: 16
Views: 14205

wine

Just tried your 2011 white 'la terre promise' ....very nice - got it from that great cheese shop in Thuir. Am hoping to attend the event - always enjoy the degustations & meeting those behind the creations, thanks
by ruby
Tue 30 Jul 2013 11:25
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: URGENT Rental needed
Replies: 1
Views: 1795

URGENT Rental needed

Hi,

Does anyone know of a house available to rent for 4 adults & 5 children from this Saturday 03/08 to 10/08
please email me directly at ruby@lesjoursheurueux66.com

Thank you in advance
by ruby
Fri 26 Jul 2013 19:23
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: pool help urgent
Replies: 4
Views: 2572

pool

Hi Opas I know the feeling - hot for our type of work too !! ;-) Did you check the fuse / electricity box - perhaps something caused it to trip? Sometimes the pump can be opened and there is a fan inside that can be turned --- if not sounds like a new pump is needed - can be a simple job to do - giv...
by ruby
Tue 11 Jun 2013 21:50
Forum: Travel
Topic: ATC France strike
Replies: 16
Views: 6859

flight cancelled

My mums flight was cancelled for tomorrow and there are no others so have asked for refund and booked her a new flight for Friday to Girona ...2 questions : 1) do you think this will effect the Friday to Girona flight? 2) do you think flights will be changed for next week to from Perpignan? actually...
by ruby
Wed 01 May 2013 11:47
Forum: P-O. Life Café
Topic: Retiring to France at 33
Replies: 9
Views: 3897

retired

Ha! I retired at the age of 22 out here!! haha
by ruby
Sun 27 Jan 2013 14:50
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: One Way Van Hire
Replies: 11
Views: 14093

one way van hire

Hi, We used this company to travel from the UK to France, we arranged to pick the truck up from Norfolk. When we arrived we were taken to a parking area and there she was ..... a bright PINK truck with strange writing all over it... then it would not start!! a mechanic fixed the problem and sent us ...
by ruby
Sun 20 Jan 2013 22:14
Forum: Travel
Topic: Perpignan to Amsterdam
Replies: 0
Views: 1330

Perpignan to Amsterdam

Hi

Travelling from Perpignan to Amsterdam on 25th April. Van space available part or all way plus two seats available for anyone wanting to share the costs.
For more info please contact : monica.goold@gmail.com / 0613165012
by ruby
Fri 18 Jan 2013 10:47
Forum: P-O. Life Café
Topic: Trouble abroad
Replies: 16
Views: 8419

I watched it with interest, I do have a question : where was the picniq area you visited? and why did it show Riberach twice and you driving up that road its not really near you - did they fund the show in any way?

hope all goes well for everyone on here this 2013 ;-)
by ruby
Thu 25 Oct 2012 12:31
Forum: General wine topics
Topic: BIB Wine (bag in a box)
Replies: 22
Views: 17455

wine

you also get the wine cheaper if you go to Caladroy cave rather than the supermarket :wink:
by ruby
Sun 16 Sep 2012 13:12
Forum: Pets
Topic: Dog Kennels in the Ceret area
Replies: 13
Views: 6143

kennels

Hi we have two big dogs and have also used Domaine Maynard previously - their kennels are much better for the larger breeds as they are not concrete floors. They do not walk them though. We have also used two others one in Rivesaltes and one near Perpignan which were good for smaller breeds. Pm if y...
by ruby
Mon 10 Sep 2012 18:25
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: looking for holiday home to rent july 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 6778

holiday

by ruby
Mon 10 Sep 2012 16:23
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: looking for holiday home to rent july 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 6778

holiday home

Hi,

I manage this villa which sleeps up to 12 in Le Soler : http://www.frenchconnections.co.uk/en/a ... _id=157189
by ruby
Wed 14 Dec 2011 15:34
Forum: Finance & Banking
Topic: English speaking advocat/solicitor
Replies: 3
Views: 2421

Notaire

Hi
the notaires in Millas 'Fitte-Saez' can speak english
Hope this helps
by ruby
Mon 21 Nov 2011 20:18
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Place to rent in Mountains
Replies: 8
Views: 3693

place to rent

Hi, I manage some rentals in and around Cassagnes 66720 and as far as Serdinya, we have some great walks around Cassagnes and the Barrage de l'Agly, more info here:http://www.lesjoursheureux66.com/areas-covered-rentals/ If not i can recommend Village Catalan in Vernet les Bains http://villagecatalan...
by ruby
Tue 27 Sep 2011 17:13
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Tax Fonciere
Replies: 20
Views: 9595

tax fonciere

Hi
yes the above info is correct and you could always pop into your local tresor public office or write to them and ask to pay this bill in a few payments...perhaps over 4 months just depending on the amount... hope this is of help ;-)
ruby
by ruby
Thu 16 Jun 2011 21:33
Forum: Hi Tech/Geek
Topic: France telecom
Replies: 6
Views: 2570

france telecom

Hi,

I find the english speaking line takes a long time to answer so i always use the french lines, im here to help if anyone needs EDF or France Telecom or ADSL setting up - i charge an hourly rate so minimal of fuss, stress & money! :lol:
by ruby
Sun 01 May 2011 21:00
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: hard top pool cover repairs
Replies: 1
Views: 1437

hard top pool cover repairs

Hi everyone,

Im asking on behalf of a friend, does anyone have a good contact for repairing a hardtop pool cover please?
Thank you
by ruby
Tue 05 Apr 2011 09:31
Forum: Pets
Topic: kennels/cattery
Replies: 2
Views: 1998

kennel

Hi, I have used http://www.chien.com/chenilmaisonblanche/index.html twice before. The owners are really nice and have lots of dogs of their own. As with any kennel our dogs returned home very smelly! but they had fun and whilst i was away i would telephone and email to see how they were! She also sp...
by ruby
Fri 04 Mar 2011 14:58
Forum: Hi Tech/Geek
Topic: ADSL operators compared!
Replies: 2
Views: 1975

sfr!

Hello! we are with SFR, ....our internet struggles most days with simple emails etc but also it can be impossible to game online (playstation 3 network) we have rang them soooo many times, each time tests are taken / things checked our end and theirs ... we were thinking of moving to Orange !!! not ...
by ruby
Fri 31 Dec 2010 13:20
Forum: Travel
Topic: Public Transport Around Pyrénées Orientales
Replies: 29
Views: 11221

rental

Hi

I can help you with rentals in Perpignan city centre and Toulouges may be a good choice.
Visit my site or email me for details.
by ruby
Tue 07 Sep 2010 21:25
Forum: Pets
Topic: Dog kennels
Replies: 28
Views: 10252

kennels

we are the same and have to go to the uk end of November so are now looking for somewhere for our dog. We will be visiting La maison Blanche which is in Cabestany, does anyone have any experience of these kennels? Why dont we all possibly organise a get together with our animals and maybe arrange lo...
by ruby
Thu 17 Jun 2010 09:11
Forum: Travel
Topic: Ryanair Hand Luggage
Replies: 14
Views: 5752

hand luggage

I recently watched a spanish man at Girona airport try to wedge his bag into the cradle thing and he got it so badly stuck - him and his wife were hanging on the metal whilst someone else was trying to pull it out! :lol:
by ruby
Sat 05 Jun 2010 16:08
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Key Safe
Replies: 7
Views: 3037

keysafe

excellent - thank you for your reply's
by ruby
Sat 05 Jun 2010 11:29
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Key Safe
Replies: 7
Views: 3037

Key Safe

Hi,

Does anyone know of a shop in dept66 that sells keysafe's please, just the small electronic type for 1or 2 keys, I know of online sites but really want something around here, leroy merlin only do large safes.
many thanks
by ruby
Fri 28 May 2010 11:34
Forum: The Great Outdoors
Topic: Astro Turf
Replies: 5
Views: 2719

turf

Hi,

Im sure i have seen it for sale in VillaVerde (on the road to Bricodepot/Claira) and also at Leroy Merlin
by ruby
Tue 18 May 2010 17:36
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: I want to set up a market stall selling cakes and chocolates
Replies: 5
Views: 2863

cakes

Hi Sarah,

you could have a look at valerie's website http://www.startbusinessinfrance.com/

regards