DigameXtra No. 1165 Friday, Jan. 4th 2019

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Casa Magel B&B:
Fancy a break, we are taking bookings for the Spring. We have a new offer 3 nights B&B with 1 night 3 course evening meal for 2 with wine and an evening of tapas & wine at our local tapas bar 180€ for 2 people sharing a double en-suite room.
Our usual offer is still available 2 nights B&B with 3 course evening meal for 2 with wine at 110€ for 2 sharing a double room + a bottle of wine in your room on arrival.
Please check our website for more information http://www.casamagel.com
Email: casamagel AT yahoo DOT com ; tel. 628 519 862


Faulty Towers at Casa Grande Nerja: The fantastic Faulty Towers Dining Experience is coming to Nerja on the 20th of february. Get your tickets now. Book by phone at 615 82 61 82 or email, bookings AT casagrande DOT com  please.


Caminito del Rey trip: Viajes Alcodalla has a few spare places for this day trip on Tuesday 22nd of January 2019. The Caminito del Rey walk is spectacular all along the path: from the Guadalhorce Reservoir to its end at El Chorro Dam. Placed in a unique natural surrounding, the path stretches between two gorges/canyons and a large valley, along pathways and boardwalks. The route is linear and 10,5 km from one end to the other. After the walk we will have a rest for a while in a nearby cafe. Tel. 952 538 119


Yosoy Cafe Breakfast Buffet: Sunday, 6th Jan, 10am-2pm. Booking recommended, limited seating. Large selection of hot and cold dishes, meat & cheese platters, breads & cakes, fresh fruit, yoghurt, cereals & granola, etc.
Av. García Peñalver Bloq. 77, 29793 Torrox Costa,
Tel. 951134 124


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Chili Tri Crossfit Gym and Coaching, Competa: We can help you meet your goals in 2019 with fitness classes, personal training and triathlon coaching. We offer Metafit HIIT, Kettlebell and Spin static cycling classes at our CrossFit gym in Competa. If you prefer training tailored to your exact needs then come and train with a fully qualified Level 3 Personal Trainer or Level 3 British Triathlon Federation Coach. For more details visit www.chilitri.com
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Services Wanted – Damien electrician: I am seeking the services of a Nerja based electrician by the name of Damien. I have lost his phone number. If anybody has it please can you email/SMS text or phone me. Many thanks. Nigel. (Torrox).
Email: littlenige AT mail DOT com; Tel. 633 545 289

Items For Sale / Wanted

For Sale: Heaters. 3 x Quick Heaters. Wall socket/outlet Space Heater. Powerful 350 watts. Quick and easy heat anywhere. Plugs directly into wall socket. Adjustable thermostat. Programmable 12-hour timer. Brand new. Still boxed. Unwanted Christmas gift.
Only 15 euro each. Or all 3 for just 40 euro. Velez Malaga.
Can arrange delivery in the Competa, Archez, Sayalonga, Torrox, or Torre area.
Contact Keith at: keithrocksue AT gmail DOT com
Or phone/what’s app me on: 693 107 206


For Sale: Solid wooden table. length 213cm / 7feet. width 100cm / 3feet 3 inches. height 79cm / 2 feet 7 inches.
Euros 90. Buyer collects from Canillas de Aceituno. Contact Mike for more pics.
Email: mewalkeruk AT gmail DOT com


For Sale, 2 items:
-Foldable “Funbee” skooter for sale. Good condition – 20 euros.
-Foldable children’s tent – 5 euros.
Location – Competa, Contact – Simon
Email: simon.norman AT rocketmail DOT com


For Sale, 2 items:
-Diving Compressor. I have for sale my compressor (used for filling my diving bottles)
Coltri sub mch 6
Single bottle charging cable, 240V (mains power, no petrol engine)
Great condition fully functioning.
Size 650 x 350 x 390 cm’s Weight 39.5 Kgs
1050 Euro’s (Or 1100 with 2 12ltr Steel bottles)
Full specs can be found here – https://www.coltri.com/en/products/portable-paintball-compressors/22/mch-6-em
-2x 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
Email: competalocks AT outlook DOT com or Call 664367511
Paul, Competa. More pics on request.


For Sale: you can buy it if you like it
where? casa mena pago montealegre 8 torrox campo
double bed 150X190, headboard of a double bed & mattress 150×190 : 50 euro
Eugène, tel:952030168 & 0032496691039
Email: gene.janssens AT gmail DOT com

For Sale: Erwin maples chisels, brand new never used in wooden box. 50euro’s. Triana, Marilyn. More pics on request.
Email: marilyn.boakes AT btinternet DOT com

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