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by Sav
Sat 21 Jul 2012 23:51
Forum: P-O. Life Café
Topic: Fires in Le Perthus, Bouletenerre, Béziers.....
Replies: 54
Views: 19039

Horrendous fire at Bouleternere in progress today - and not far away from the June fires. Let's hope the sapeurs pompiers control it soon. http://www.news-round.co.uk/tag/pyreneesorientales/ Also http://www.lindependant.fr/2012/07/21/d-importants-moyens-aeriens-et-terrestres-pour-la-reprise-d-incen...
by Sav
Fri 20 Jul 2012 16:12
Forum: Pets
Topic: sos spa torreilles
Replies: 8
Views: 3281

Hi all :)

Garage sale on Sunday
http://www.lesitecatalan.com/loisirs/vi ... /item/5410

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Tue 17 Jul 2012 21:50
Forum: Travel
Topic: Resea
Replies: 9
Views: 3029

Thats the place Sav, just up the road from us. The school site is still a mud pit of digging out foundations, no concrete in yet. At the "Reseau" there is a new off road area and what looks like a pathway to Aldi. At first it looked like it was going to be a picnic area though a strange place for o...
by Sav
Tue 17 Jul 2012 21:20
Forum: Travel
Topic: Resea
Replies: 9
Views: 3029

Re: Resea

Can anyone tell me what the new area is marked, "Reseau" along with pictures of a bus, person and something else which I havent managed to see while driving. It is situate at the large roundabout at Argeles, after the Intermarche roundabout, with turnings off to Taxo, Perpignan, Le Boulou etc. I'm ...
by Sav
Mon 16 Jul 2012 15:38
Forum: Weather Information
Topic: Weather Information
Replies: 311
Views: 116325

Hi all :) Here are the Perpignan stats for June The monthly temp totals are an average June 2012 Maximum Temp: 27.7°C Minimum Temp: 18°C Rainfall: 12.9 mm Sunshine: 271.8 hours The maximum temp was recorded on the 26th 36°C The minimum was recorded on the 15th 14.8°C June 2011 Maximum Temp: 25.4°C M...
by Sav
Fri 13 Jul 2012 15:07
Forum: Restaurant reviews and food matters
Topic: El Celler de Can Roca
Replies: 6
Views: 3793

Hi all :)

If your still interested
http://landlopers.com/2012/07/10/el-celler-de-can-roca/

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Wed 11 Jul 2012 23:46
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: French lessons near le boulou
Replies: 13
Views: 5051

Re: French lessons near le boulou

I was wondering if anyone could help me. I am looking for French lessons and French conversational classes from September onwards. in, or near le boulou (dept 66) Hi Celine & welcome :) You could try here http://www.anglophone-direct.com/-Education-Translation-?var_recherche=language%20lessons Chee...
by Sav
Sun 08 Jul 2012 12:24
Forum: Travel
Topic: London to Perpignan Train
Replies: 12
Views: 7088

Steve wrote:We have been thinking about giving the train journey down a go for quite a while but I can never seem to get a competative price for a ticket.
Which is the best web site to check out?
Try here Steve, just juggle your dates/times if you can ;)
http://www.raileurope.co.uk/sncf.aspx

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Sun 08 Jul 2012 00:12
Forum: Travel
Topic: London to Perpignan Train
Replies: 12
Views: 7088

Re: London to Perpignan Train

Im looking into the possibility of travelling on the London to Perpignan train next year,via Paris.Ill be travelling with one pretty large holdall.I understand the inter terminus transfer is straightforward either by metro or taxi. Has anyone done this trip?.Is the inter station transfer easy?Any p...
by Sav
Wed 04 Jul 2012 23:56
Forum: Hi Tech/Geek
Topic: telephone calls to UK mobile phones
Replies: 4
Views: 2790

PD wrote:Skype. It cost less than any other method !
:oops: :oops: :oops:
It's not always convenient to use Skype, especially if your abroad with no PC :roll:
Plus the person at the receiving end has to have a PC, in order to make it work.
Am i rambling again :lol:

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Wed 04 Jul 2012 12:01
Forum: Hi Tech/Geek
Topic: telephone calls to UK mobile phones
Replies: 4
Views: 2790

Re: telephone calls to UK mobile phones

Ellen Hall wrote:What is the cheapest way to call from France to UK mobile telephone numbers?
Try this
http://www.telerabais.com/index2.php
Or
http://www.telesoldes.com/

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Mon 02 Jul 2012 21:04
Forum: Places to visit/Info about the area
Topic: Carança gorge
Replies: 1
Views: 2477

Re: Carança gorge

CamilleDidier wrote: Internet links with photos, movie with spectacular views over the gorge.
I can confirm that Caranca is a nice place to walk, but i'm still struggling to get Mandi back there :lol:

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Mon 02 Jul 2012 14:19
Forum: Travel
Topic: Child's car seat
Replies: 3
Views: 4803

Re: Child's car seat

BT wrote: Now if you can just supply fine sunny weather from the 28th !
Now that is a bit more complicated :lol:

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Mon 02 Jul 2012 14:08
Forum: Travel
Topic: Child's car seat
Replies: 3
Views: 4803

Re: Child's car seat

BT wrote:What are the rules regarding the requirement to provide a car seat for a child? My son is age 10. I suspect age & height/weight are major considerations.
http://www.theaa.com/motoring_advice/to ... Monaco.pdf

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Mon 02 Jul 2012 13:53
Forum: Travel
Topic: Transfer Perpignan to Collioure
Replies: 7
Views: 4243

Re: Transfer Perpignan to Collioure

We are travelling from Glasgow by train to Perpignan on 1st September. We leave Glasgow at 4.25 am and arrive Perpignan 21.25. Can anyone tell me if we can get a train or bus to Collioure at that time of night? You could be struggling :roll: The last bus leaves at 7:30pm Check link Cerbere-Perpigna...
by Sav
Fri 29 Jun 2012 18:28
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Figueres - shop and eat
Replies: 19
Views: 7392

Sue wrote:Bounty or own brand? Probably wont make it down for a couple of months, give the tourists time to come and go!!
Don't worry :lol:
They come in bags, caramel etc, i get them here.
Just ignore me :roll:

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Fri 29 Jun 2012 18:11
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Figueres - shop and eat
Replies: 19
Views: 7392

Sue wrote:Je comprend, merci. But why does only one show a railway line????
The second map was more detailed, i'm unable to access the original one at the moment.
Happy shopping ;)

Cheers Sav :)

PS: For future reference
Can you see if they sell those mini chocolate/coconut bars
I like them :lol:
by Sav
Fri 29 Jun 2012 16:57
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Figueres - shop and eat
Replies: 19
Views: 7392

Sue wrote:Now I am confused cause one map shows it on Carrera de la Jonquera and the other Av. Villalonga.
The first map guided you to the shop & the second gave you a better plan of the area ;)

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Fri 29 Jun 2012 14:54
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Figueres - shop and eat
Replies: 19
Views: 7392

Sue wrote:Mind you looking at Savs map I cant see a train line!!
This might be better ;)
http://tinyurl.com/bmfe5ut

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Fri 29 Jun 2012 12:38
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Figueres - shop and eat
Replies: 19
Views: 7392

Sue wrote:Looks like if I follow N11a on leaving motorway I cant go wrong!!
All is fine in theory :lol:

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Fri 29 Jun 2012 12:00
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Figueres - shop and eat
Replies: 19
Views: 7392

Sue wrote:Where in Figueres is the new Lidl Kate.
Try here
https://foursquare.com/v/lidl/4dc81af318387d1bd57f4e91

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Thu 28 Jun 2012 13:48
Forum: Restaurant reviews and food matters
Topic: El Celler de Can Roca
Replies: 6
Views: 3793

Hi all :)

If anyone is still interested ;)
http://www.ottsworld.com/blogs/el-celle ... ona-spain/

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Tue 26 Jun 2012 14:02
Forum: P-O. Life Café
Topic: Fires in Le Perthus, Bouletenerre, Béziers.....
Replies: 54
Views: 19039

Re: fires

http://www.lindependant.fr/2012/06/26/coup-de-chaud-sur-les-p-o,148525.php There was a huge grass fire just to the side of Beziers airport yesterday, then as we got to Le Soler we could see the fires over ille sur tet.........very worrying. More info here http://www.lindependant.fr/2012/06/26/coup-...
by Sav
Fri 22 Jun 2012 17:37
Forum: Places to visit/Info about the area
Topic: Aqualand St Cyprien
Replies: 12
Views: 6096

Hi all :)

Discounts available for the 2012 season
Just print of the coupons ;)
http://www.lejournalideesgo.com/categor ... -aventure/

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Fri 15 Jun 2012 12:53
Forum: Travel
Topic: Speeding ticket
Replies: 20
Views: 10247

Sue wrote:Has it anything to do with the hare and the tortoise?
I may be a tortoise, but at least i get to admire the scenery :lol:

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Fri 15 Jun 2012 02:14
Forum: Travel
Topic: Speeding ticket
Replies: 20
Views: 10247

This sort of thing does not affect me :roll:
No comments please :lol:

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Fri 08 Jun 2012 16:52
Forum: Weather Information
Topic: Weather Information
Replies: 311
Views: 116325

Hi all :)

So another cool month on average
As we roll into Summer, it will be interesting to see what pans out in the months ahead.
Remember, the better weather didn't really kick in till August last year :roll:

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Fri 08 Jun 2012 16:49
Forum: Weather Information
Topic: Weather Information
Replies: 311
Views: 116325

Hi all :) Here are the Perpignan stats for May The monthly temp totals are an average May 2012 Maximum Temp: 22.4°C Minimum Temp: 13.5°C Rainfall: 33.4 mm Sunshine: 230.2 hours The maximum temp was recorded on the 30th 32.1°C The minimum was recorded on the 1st 6.5°C May 2011 Maximum Temp: 24.4°C Mi...
by Sav
Mon 04 Jun 2012 18:17
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Plumber in/around Argeles?
Replies: 15
Views: 7807

mrob343 wrote: Unfortunately my teleportation machine is suffering a malfunction Sav! :lol:
I did say July tut :roll:
Now get on with that packing :lol:

Cheers Sav :)
by Sav
Mon 04 Jun 2012 14:47
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Plumber in/around Argeles?
Replies: 15
Views: 7807

Thanks Sav - I thought of Rob first - but while I can hang on til then I'm not sure my boiler will. It might be something or nothing. That's the big problem, I'm not sure how long I can tarry on it, without making it worse, or if it's no big deal and I can stick a bucket under it for months. But th...