DigameXtra No. 1276 Monday, Apr. 29th 2019

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Grand Opening – The Parrot: Live music venue in Nerja. We will be in Plaza Tutti Frutti this Saturday for our Grand Opening 7:30pm- 3am! We will be waiting for you with a lot of surprises. 2 live acts- Tom McLaughlin and the Richard Ray Farrell Trio will be performing.  https://www.facebook.com/TheParrotNerja/

 

Events in Hotel Balcon Competa: Hello everyone. Just to remind you of the different events and please do not forget to reserve your table or buy your entrance before the event to avoid disappointment:
– Thursday 9th May. Flamenco Dancer Show from 20.00h in our Restaurant. Sara Serrano is a Flamenco Dancer that will show us the different songs & dances and also she will do with wonderful dresses. Two different parts in the show where you will see the Classic and Traditional Flamenco. Book your table soon.
– Sunday 12th May. The Bandits Live Music. From 14.00h in our Terrace if the weather is good.
– Tuesday 14th May. Pairing Wine Menu with Juanjo Sanchez Somellier. This event will start at 19.30h in our restaurant, we will have 4 different Wines and 4 different Big Tapas, Juanjo Sanchez will be our Sommellier and will explain everything about the wines and how to Taste the Wines. Prices per person 23 euros
– Friday 17th May. Flamenco Dancer Show from 20.00h in our Restaurant. See info in May 9th listing above. Book your table soon.
– Sunday 19th May. Mitch and Miguelito Live Music. Mitch and Miguelito will make us love the music and the atmosphere, start from 14.00h in our Terrace, do not forget to book for this event.
– Friday 31st May. Flamenco Dancer Show from 20.00h in our Restaurant. See info in May 9th listing. Book your table soon.
We recommend to book in advance for any of our events to avoid disappointment, most of the events use to be full
Telf: +34 952 55 3662/3535 | Fax: +34 952 51 6780
C/ San Antonio, 75 CP 29754 Cómpeta (Málaga)
info AT hotel-competa DOT com ; www.hotel-competa.com
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U3A Axarquia Activity Programme – Monday 29th April – Friday 3rd May:
-Monday 29th April Petanque 3pm, meet in the carpark west of the lighthouse in Torre del Mar
-Thursday 1st May Mahjong 10.30am, meet in Bar Restaurant La Esperanza, Benajarafe
-Friday 2nd May Quiz 11am, meet at Parquesol Restuarant in El Morche
For further details or to contact the group leader, please check out our website www.u3aaxarquia.com

 

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Malagalingo – Torrox costa: Flamenco Series in Malagalingo starting in May 8.
-Learn about tradition of Flamenco
-Learn to dance flamenco with us
This weekly activity will be every Wednesday in May from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m
It’s FREE for Malagalingo students as usual. And with a cost of € 5 for the rest of the participants (Until full capacity. Malagalingo students will have entrance preference).
We look forward you in May!!
Malagalingo, Facebook: malagalingo
Tel./Whats: + (34) 650 479 493
Email: malagalingo AT gmail DOT com

 

Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent

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For Sale: Good quality writing desk and lamp. 2x drawers, one which locks.
H.72cm W.66cm L.109cm Buyer to pick up please. €30
Linda Frigiliana 00447922296446
Email: cook819 AT btinternet DOT com

 

For Sale: Barely used Nikon CoolPix S3700 Camera – €55
Red, 8 x Optical Zoom, 16x dynamic fine zoom, an enhanced zoom function that doubles your reach, 720p HD video capabilities, 16 Scene Modes & Scene Auto Selector. Built in Wi-Fi & Near Field Communication Technology allows wireless share of photos to compatible smart phone
Comes in original box with:
-Quick Start Guide
-Charging AC Adaptor
-USB Cable UC-E16
-Camera Strap
-Rechargeable Li-ion Battery
-Plug in UK adapter and UK/EU adapter
Please collect in La Cala del Moral (near Rincon de la Victoria) or we can meet somewhere between Malaga and Nerja. Alternatively, I can post for a fee. Paula.
Email: melbournepb AT yahoo DOT co DOT uk

 

For Sale, 2 items:
-Boots No7 Restore and Repair serum. 2 x 50ml tubes of Boots Restore and Repair face and neck multi action serum. Both unopened. Cost £36 each- both for €30.
-Metal framed King size bed with mattress 190 x 160, 6ft,3 x 5ft,3 Used but as new. €90
John Benamocarra 675321684
Email: johnmac2601 AT gmail DOT com

 

For Sale: Ceramic Plant Pots. 11 pots (various sizes) and 8 bases 50 Euros Torrox Costa (Penoncillo) Theresa +34 657 115 851
Email: tpm11260 AT gmail DOT com

 

For Sale, 2 Items, repost with lowered prices:
-Unisex 26″ Btwin City Ebike (Bebike 900), 4 years old, 1250km on clock. Superb condition, fully working. Does 90km on one 4 hour charge. Sold with battery & charger, panniers, helmet, pump, lock. Priced for a quick sale €450.
-Mans 26″ Btwin Rockrider Mountain Bike. Great condition. Incredibly Light Carbon frame €80.
Buyer to collect from Caleta.
Email: hams AT gmx DOT com
WhatsApp Paul +44 7753 814797

 

Wanted to rent: Garage or reasonably safe carpark until end of September.
Pls send a mail to Göran, Nerja
Email: golof46 AT gmail DOT com

 

Wanted: Metal working Lathe. For home use Keith Wilkinson Nerja. Tel 633515811
Email: keithwilky AT gmail DOT com

 

Wanted: EZ bar, dumb bells x 2 and some low weights. Please contact Paul in Caleta de Velez.
Email: parby65 AT live DOT com

 

Attic offered for long-term rent: Attic in Sayalonga 60 square metres dwelling unit + 60 square metres terrace. 360º views. Fireplace, one double bedroom, fully-fitted kitchen, built-in wardrobes and garage. 350 euros per month Tel. 662556332 More photos on request
Email: jcabezascabello559 AT yahoo DOT es

 

Recommendations

Samothraki Greek Restaurant- Torrox Costa: I would like to recommend this newly reopened cafe to everyone who enjoys Greek food. I am on a very restricted diet (pesco-vegan/keto, lost 16kg in 2 months so far!) yet they made every effort to cater to my needs. The classic Greek salad starter was perfect. My second course was a prawn/veg casserole with that wonderful fragrant Greek seasoned tomato sauce, very distinct from it’s Italian cousin. They have a full bar and as Summer approaches they are expanding the menu. Coming soon are new exotic seafood specialties and authentic Gyros. Great food and service, a winning combo!
Location & Contact: Paseo Maritimo, BLQ 80 bajo. This is a few steps up the path between the blocks, on the East side of BLQ 80. Tel 642 585 049
Naythan/Torrox, doctorlaptop AT protonmail DOT com

 

Thanks x 2:
-Please can I say a Big Thank you to Sharon at the Chapel Bar in Nerja who hosted a Brilliant St. George’s Day Event on Saturday 20th April 770 euros was raised for The Poppy Appeal. Nerja great day fun and games organized by Mog we send our thanks to him and everyone who came along to support this event.
-Please can we thank Cath Clynes and staff of The Coach & Horses for their generous donation of 113 euros from the proceeds of the Raffle they did on St. George’s Day 23rd April much appreciated!
Dorothy Allen Poppy Appeal Organizer. 951834488

 

Walking Groups: Are there any walking groups in Nerja, Torrox or Torre Del Mar? Thank you. Susan/Nerja.
Email: susieque2 AT live DOT co DOT uk (Please forward copies of replies to DigameXtra. -Ed.)

 

Hi Nathan: Thanks v much. You have to go through so many emails and I hope everyone who reads and uses Digamextra appreciates your time and efforts as much as we do.
Thanks again, Paul. parby65 AT live DOT com

 

Airport collection and drop off: Can anyone advise what is the procedure to collect and drop off passengers at Malaga airport? Any useful tips appreciated. Please contact Angela/Caleta de Velez
Email: alcasbarra AT hotmail DOT co DOT uk
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Pets

Join our rescue dog foster group! Whilst a rescue dog is waiting for its forever home it is essential that the dog can live with people in a real home.
Small but active rescue associations CORAZON BLANCO PARA LOS ANIMALES and APISMAM of Oscar del Bosque need temporary homes for rescued dogs that are waiting for their forever homes.
In a foster home the dog feels secure, gets good care and learns skills of a home dog. The time in a foster home can be from a few days to a few months. You can decide how long you can offer your home to a foster dog. The dogs that need homes are coming in to the associations almost every day. They are different breeds and different sized dogs.
See our DOG gallery in Facebook:   https://www.facebook.com/Coraz%C3%B3n-Blanco-Animal-271942700300734/
Come and join our dog foster group! Open your door and heart to the dogs that need help.
Please contact Sari Karhapää on email or via Facebook. Thank you.
Email: marja.kotiranta AT outlook DOT com

 

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