DigameXtra No. 1394 Friday, Sept. 13th 2019

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Kitty Harri’s Sculpture Garden – Special Baroque Sunday!:
A beautiful sunny day is predicted for your visit to the Sculpture Garden this Sunday, as usual offering sights and sounds to delight and inspire.
-SPECIAL EVENT: There’ll be extra live Baroque music this Sunday (at 1pm). We’re joined by visiting musicians from Musica en Las Montañas who regularly play concerts around the towns and villages of the Alpujarras.
We’ll be playing music by Frescobaldi, Riedel, Sammartini, Cameron and of course the great masters Bach and Telemann.
Come and meet our current Artist-in-Residence, Els Wiering from Holland, who’s working on the latest addition to the Garden!
Open from 10 to 4, only 20 minutes north of Almuñécar.
Directions at Map Link
*To avoid congestion please be prepared to park away from the Garden and walk to the gate*
Sign up to our current popular Mosaic and Mosaic Table workshops!
Kitty Harri’s Sculpture Garden
A Jewel in the Andalucian Mountains.
www.kittyharri.com ; Tel 609 706 210
Jete, Granada


Torremolinos Oktoberfest: La Nogalera Square in Torremolinos September 12-15.
Includes live entertainment and activities for all the family and a large tent where guests can enjoy German beers & culinary specialities such as cheeses, white wine, pretzels and sausages.  FB-Link  Photo credit: Ayuntamiento Torremolinos


Live Flamenco Show @ Torrox Costa Beach: Sat 14SEP, 8:45pm at Restaurante El Picadero, Paseo Maritimo, 8 Torrox-Costa 29730. Reservations suggested Tel.:(0034) 951 25 98 29  http://www.restauranteelpicadero.com/picadero_en.html


Food Truck Xperience: Now thru 15SEP. International foods and live music. San Pedro, Alcantara.  FB-Link


Battle of the Bands at Coyote Saloon Mijas-Costa del Sol: Start “ROCK BAND BATTLE”, come and cheer on your favorite band and make it the winner. Next September 27 at 11:00 p.m., Dirty Crime, will be the first band to participate. We wait for you, long live the rock !!! Polígono San Rafael Nave 4, Mijas, 29651


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WE’RE BACK!!! Greek restaurant in Torrox Costa!:  Now Re-Opened after our holiday! – Greek House – Located on the sea promenade, between the Safari bar and Picadero restaurants, BLQ 80 bajo. We offer you a little piece of Greece with our Greek home made specialties. Our opening time is from 19.00, Tuesday thru Sunday. Monday closed. Also, you can enjoy our specialties in lunch time, between 13.00-15.00, with reservation on the telephone number 642585049. You can choose meat specialties ( Gyros, Souvlaki, Bifteki, Sutsukaki, Mussaka), cheese (Feta Psiti, Feta Saganaki, Hallumi), vegetables (Greek salad, Hummus, Eggplant cream, Mezze, Tzatziki) or sea fruits ( prawns or octopus), all of this accompanied with our special Greek pita bread. We offer a lovely meal time in a quiet end exquisite atmosphere, accompanied with the best Greek music. See you soon! https://la-casita-griega.business.site/


Watercolour Painting Clases in Torrox-Costa: After a summer break we will start our painting classes again next Friday, Sept. 20 from 10:30 – 13:00. This season our “headquarters” will be the Restaurant El Ancla on Playa Penoncillo with sea views and easy parking. Occasionally painting on other scenic locations will be included in the program, weather permitting. As in the previous 11 years newcomers and more advanced painters are welcome. Please bring your own
materials and some curiosity for learning more about painting with watercolours. We are a very supportive group.
Your tutor is Gerda Köhler, a professional teacher and watercolour artist with experiences of exhibitions in the region. Fees are 10€ for the morning plus your coffee or tea. For enrollment or more infos please contact me under
Tel./ WhatsApp 0034-606 553 031
or email to gerdakoehler68 AT gmail DOT com


Wanted: Labourer for various types of work. Torrox Area. Some occasional heavy lifting. Up to one weeks work per month every month.
If interested please apply to Luke/Torrox with name, email address and mobile number.
To: jobintorrox@btconnect.com


Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent

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SPANISH HIDEAWAY Casa Magel Bed and Breakfast:
Valle De Abdalajis, Malaga, Andalucia
Wow it is still so hot!!! Time for a relaxing break.
Come visit Casa Magel and chill in our lovely sparkling pool, we have added an extra treat to our mini breaks. Book now for October and November& December enjoy a complimentary bottle of Cava on arrival.
-3 nights B&B with delicious breakfast. 1, three course evening meal for 2 with wine plus 1 evening of drinks & tapas on site, 165€ for 2 sharing double en suite room. Extra nights 55€
-Our ever popular offer of 2 nights B&B with 1 evening 3 course meal with wine is 110€ for 2 sharing double en suite room. Extra nights 55€.
Lots to do & see, close to Antequera, El Torcal, El Chorro and the Ardales lakes are wonderful for swimming in this time of the year. Caminito De Rey is also close by.. The Wolf Park and Convento Magdalena are 10 minutes away. If you pre book you can visit the oldest cave drawings in Europe..
Casa Magel is 1 km on an easy unmade track from the typically Spanish Pueblo of Valle De Abdalajis which was named Nescana in Roman times.
Friendly hosts, delicious food, comfy bedrooms and fantastic views.
Lovely place to relax with a sparkling pool. There is a guest’s fully equipped kitchen with a honesty bar selling limited range of drinks, snacks and freezer meals, picnics made to order or bring your own.
Great place for celebrating with friends, read our reviews on Booking.com and our website.
An Ideal present for that special person. Vouchers are available
Check our website : www.casamagel.com
e-mail : casamagel@yahoo.com
Phone : 722879503 or 632298062


For Sale: Great deals from The Nerja Household Center, Av. Castilla Perez 10. More info in poster.
-Chest of drawers. Stripped pine, chalk paint top with dark wax new knobs. Measurements width 83cms Depth 43cms Height 84cms Price €120
-Mirror #1. Stripped back to natural Castillan. Measurements Length 73cms Width 57cms €45
-Mirror #2. Stripped back with olive and creme chalk paint and waxed €45
Contact Jackie/Nerja 672170429
info at nerjahouseholdcentre dot com


For Sale, 3 items:
-Balay induction hob. 59cm x 52cm. 60 euros.
-Sunbeds x 2. Metal fold up with sprung fitted cushions. 35 euro each or 60 for the pair.
-Sun loungers x 2. 35euro each, or 60 for the pair.
Above items available for collection. Can arrange to meet.
Contact Keith/Canillas de Albaida
email: keithrocksue AT gmail DOT com
Or call or What’s App me on 693 107 206


For Sale, 3 items:
-A bundle of 6 double bed, standard size, fitted sheets. All lightly used, clean and good quality. Selection of pillowcases to match. 8€ for the bundle.
-A bundle of assorted blankets. All clean and hardly used. 10€ for the bundle.
-A gorgeous embroidered double bed throw or large single or for on a sofa. 5€.
Contact Lesley/Frigiliana. UK mobile 07856859255. Collect from Frigiliana or I can meet you at the Cespa garage.


For Sale: Log burner with top warmer oven. 280€. Buyer collects. Lyn/Archez pueblo.


For Sale, 2 items:
-Black 3 x 2 leather suite plus 1 recliner  250 euros.
-Weber Spirit Gas BBQ with side burner, 250 euros
Please contact Lori, 618076897, La Vinuela.


Wanted: We are looking for a 6 month rental in or around Nerja, minimum 2-3 bedroom, ideally with use of a pool. We do have 2 well behaved small dogs, and are looking to spend up to €750 p month
Thank you Martin & Katie Tompsett/Nerja
mtompsett1966 AT yahoo DOT co DOT uk


Wanted: Two mattresses, max 190x90cm, in good, clean condition.
Peter/Valez +44 7726 297 292 (and Whatsapp)
email: ppdev61@gmail.com



MISSING: Irishman with dementia last seen in Mijas Costa shopping centre. Duncan Crozier-Shaw, 67, was last seen in El Corte Inglés commercial centre in Mijas Costa yesterday morning (Wednesday) at 11.30am.
He was wearing blue shorts, a pink and green tee shirt (as in picture). He may be disorientated or confused, and anybody who think they may have seen Duncan are asked to contact the Guardia Civil on 952 474 030 in Fuengirola, the Irish Embassy Madrid or Madeleine on 0035 386 608 1265 / Geoff on 0035 386 370 5975. Source Link


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