DigameXtra No. 1117, Tuesday, Nov. 13th 2018

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Casa Magel B&B, November special: Complimentary bubbly on arrival. 2 nights B&B choice of continental or English breakfast. 1 night 3-course meal with wine for 2 sharing a double room. 100€. Maybe possible to get tickets for Caminito Del Rey El Chorro if you book early. This is a good time to visit the wolf park 15 mins away as the wolves are more visible as the weather cools and they do full moon howling at night. Pop into Convento Magdalena next door and soak up the peaceful atmosphere with a nice glass of wine. Many nice walks all around, our little Roman town is a 15-minute walk away, with a very nice museum, good tapas bars. So much to do and see and then relax by the pool while our chef cooks you a delicious meal. We have a limited honesty bar or bring your own drinks. Full kitchen facilities for guest use. Terrace & BBQ. Pretty Gardens, lovely pool, yummy food, great hosts, fantastic views. Who could ask for anything more for 100€ for 2?
Please contact casamagel@yahoo.com website http://www.casamagel.com

Fun Dog Show: Sat., 17th Nov., 11-4pm, plus horses & donkeys, vendor stalls, DJ, and BBQ!  www.horserescuespain.org

Shamanic Concert – Three Worlds: Friday 16th November 19.00 – 20.30 hrs
The oldest instruments from distant corners of the world will guide you on this journey, sounds of the Aboriginal didgeridoo, the drums of the North American Indians & the Icaros, the sounds of the amazon tribes, African kalimba, tank drum will enchant & hold you in the time of the Unknown, in the time of the Nagual.
Relax, forget about yesterday, and remember yourself. Surrounded by the depths of music, silence, relaxation, you will connect with your higher self, with the rhythm of your own melody & with the infinity of being inside you. This concert is limited to 8 persons.
Price 20 euros. Contact us to reserve your place: meduz10@gmail.com

 

Tail Quiz: Tickets are now on sale for the Tail Quiz Night on Monday 19th November at 7.00 for 7.30pm at Lew’s Fish Bar Torrox Costa. They are 8 euros including Fish or Pie and chips available at both Tail shops or at Lew’s 952532633 or phone Jean on 629469445.  jeankappes @ hotmail . com

Wednesday Market @ La Tabla: A big thank you to everyone that supported the Christmas Market at La Tabla Torrox Park on Saturday, a good day was had by everyone. The raffle raised over €300 for the local charity.
The Wednesday market will be on every Wednesday up to Christmas from 10am to 1pm at La Tabla Commercial Centre Torrox Park,
For further information contact Rachael on 662063987; rachael @ syncromail .com

Bea’s Postamt Weekly Lineup: BLQ 80 Torrox Costa. FB-Link

 

Table Top Sale @ Potters Bar & Terrace, Nerja: Free to sell. Why not come along and pick up a bargain.  Fay, Nerja, faysweeney @ yahoo .com

 

Concert & Masterclass for Bass Players: Pepe Bao. Fri 16th Nov. At Louie Louie Live in Estapona. I know it’s a bit out of Axarquia, but this will be worth the drive for musicians and bass lovers. A must see for Stanley Clarke / Jaco Pastorius fans. Bio: https://www.facebook.com/pepe.bao.9
Demo video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5fn_6rl_xVg&feature=share

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Casa Contenta Competa – Home and Pet Sitting Service in Axarquía: Thank you to everyone who has trusted me to look after their pets and homes so far and recommended me to others. I’ve just finished up another nice weekend in Árchez with two great dogs and am getting ready to round out the year while looking forward to 2019… I already have bookings in Jan, Feb and Mar (and even December!) so please contact me ASAP by email casacontentacompeta@gmail.com or on WhatsApp +44 7411 220 040 if you have any dates that you want to discuss with me. All of my references can be found on my Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/casacontentacompeta/
As a special gesture this Christmas I will be donating 10% of my December 2018 earnings to the Competa-based, registered non-profit association Action for Animals, a UK-registered charity that prevents animal cruelty and promotes kindness to animals worldwide.
Thank you for your business, enjoy the rest of 2018 and have a great Christmas.

Locksmith: UK City and Guilds qualified Locksmith, Stay secure, If you have a new home (purchased or rented) make sure you are the only person who has keys, the only way to ensure that you are the only one to have keys for your home is by having new locks fitted when you move in, new locks fitted at competitive rates, callouts and appointments for all services, advice given (free!).
Covering the coast from Maro to Benajarafe and inland to Vinuela. 24/7
Call 664367511 (or WhatsApp message) or email Competalocks@gmail.com

Singer/Dancer Wanted: Looking for a male singer to join me to form a Blues Brothers tribute to perform along the Costa del sol,i am based in Nerja ,applicants must be able to sing, preferably harmonize, and basic dance moves,most important is a great sense of humour and of course a knowledge of the blues brothers songs and the movie, please no time wasters, for more info get in touch using Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/carl.greenfield.75

Items For Sale / Wanted

For Sale, 3 items:
-A set of 4 matching outdoor seat pads 1200×500 (700) tall back rest, striped yellow €25.00 for all four.
-An outdoor plastic storage box 1200x500x600. New last year so in very good condition, € 25.00
-2 Empty Repsol calor gas bottles for sale. € 10.00 each
William, Tel 643 125 919 Nerja area

For Sale: Skechers Go Walk 3 training shoes in navy blue. Size 7/Eur 40. Like new condition as only worn for 2 hours (too big!). New £50 but selling for €30. Contact Sarah in Puente don Manuel on dustersdm@yahoo.co.uk

 

For Sale, 3 items:
-sea and sea motormarine underwater MX10 135mm film camera and flash unit (flash is a separate unit) with a macro adaptor. All working well.
Only 25 Euros
-2 glass display cabinets. Size H164cm x w43cm x d37cm. 3 shelves in one 2 in the other, 30 euro’s each or 50 for the two.
-computer tower with the following spec: Compaq-Presario GG632AA-ABE SR5119ES, 1.60 GHz Intel Core Duo 2140, 64 kilobyte primary memory cache, 1024 kilobyte secondary memory cache,64-bit ready. Multi-core (2 total) Not hyper-threaded, 2GB RAM. Currently fitted with 40GB hard disk with a legal copy of windows XP (original disc and serial provided), have run both windows 7 and 10 on the PC with no problem.
Only 30 Euro’s. Items located in Competa
Call 664367511 or email Competalocks@outlook.com

 

For Sale: Western Digital 1 TB hard drive. Western Digital 3.5” SATA hard drive in perfect condition. Suitable for most desktop or tower systems (but not a laptop). Capacity 1 terrabyte, 32MB cache, 7,200rpm. 30 Euros
Phone: 951 069 982 or email rodney dot jones4 at gmail dot com (Competa)

 

For Sale: ‘Workhorse’ portable, fold-away workbench in perfect condition. 30 euros
Frigiliana area, but can meet at filling station at motorway Torrox exit.
Contact Joe, by phone 620 000 211 or email joeboyle07 @ aol dot com

For Sale: Signed prints. Unframed signed prints, at 25 euros Torrox mariordan at AOL dot com

For Sale, 3 items:
-DeLonghi coffee maker. Caffe treviso. Surplus to requirements €10
-2 Occasional bed frames. Wooden slats. Fold flat for easy storage. Adjustable foot and head rests, 185 x 90cms. €10 each.
Perfect for those extra guests. Can deliver in local area.
Gill, Competa- Nerja-Velez; gillboutel@gmail.com; 633634644

 

Trade Wanted: Complete tower system straight swap for adult ladies bike in good condition. All in good working order.
Don Almayate Bajo 695539537 whatsapp dcmc21@gmail.com

 

Wanted: Urgent, Desperately needed, Office chair due to my very bad back. Free if possible or for a small donation. Also needed two dining chairs. Torrox. Tel Mark 658693121 or email markinspain1@gmail.com

Wanted: Long Term Rental. Middle aged Danish woman looking for my next lovely place to live. Preferable start/take over Jan. Feb. or March 2019. Areas: Torrox (Park or Pueblo), Nerja (Tropicana/Punta Lara), Maro. Spanish residencia for almost 2 years now. Non Smoker, Non Drinker, No Pets, Stable Economy.
Key Words: Quiet area/surroundings(not isolated), Bigger Terrace, Nice Views (Sea, mountain, village) , Width, Spacious, Max 2 bedrooms/1 bathroom, Max 500 € per month + .
If you or someone you know have this delightful and special place available now or coming up soon please let me know and pls. save my e-mail.
Kind Regards Kirsten, Nerja, khm4mail@gmail.com

Long Term Winter Rental: 3 bed spacious house with large furnished roof terrace on punta Lara urbanisation nr Nerja now available for winter let. 750€ month. For more information email Jo on imthemaid4u@gmail.com (Torrox)

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I am very happy to follow all the good infos every day… Great possibilities and great privilege.
Kirsten, Nerja, khm4mail @ gmail . com (Thanks for the kind words! -Ed.)

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