Welcome to DigameXtra !
The content of this blog site comes from its subscribers/followers but is subject to editing at the Editor’s discretion. If I feel something is not appropriate to post I won’t. The Editor’s decision is final. The Editor is Naythan.
*Subscribe/follow to receive daily issues by email and gain submitting privileges.
*By making a submission you are indicating you have read and agree to follow the rules at https://digamextra.com/about/
*The address for your submissions is email@example.com The Deadline is 4pm.
If you can’t see the subscription box in the right side margin, turn off your ad-blocker.
DigameXtra Featured Sponsor
Click here for the Rules, Subscribing & Submissions Page.
How to post more photos than the rules allow – use collages. You can combine several of your pics into a single collage pic by using this free (you need to provide email) online tool. https://www.fotor.com/create/collage/
Telling friends about DigameXtra: Please do not hand out the submission email to persons who are not already Digamextra subscribers!! ONLY GIVE NEW READERS THE WEBSITE ADDRESS www.digameXtra.com!!
Correcting flawed submissions: If you send an incorrect submission, or you forget to include the photos, please send in a new, full corrected submission and ask me to ignore the previous, incorrect submission. I am too busy to keep track of partial submissions in different emails and patch them together. Your cooperation is appreciated.
DigameXtra will be closed for Thanksgiving Day- no issue Thursday 28 Nov. Regular schedule resumes Friday 29 Nov.
Tell them you saw it on DigameXtra!
Authentic Flamenco “Jaime y Asamli”: Friday 29 Nov 9pm. Teatre de Nerja. Tix at Centro Cultural Villa de Nerja, Calle Granada 45, Nerja or Tel 902 646 289
Freemasonry in Nerja: The next meeting of the Lodge of European Fraternity is on Thursday 21st November when we will be having a 1st degree. If you are a Mason and would like to attend or join, or, if you are interested in becoming a Freemason, please contact the secretary Phil on 660019130 or at
secretaryef52 at aol dot com.
Tchaikovsky ballet: Thursday November 28 at 9pm. The Russian National Ballet will be performing Tchaikovsky’s classic work Sleeping Beauty at Huercal-Overa’s Teatro Villa.
Info & Ticket Link
The Whiskers Live Music ROCKIN TAPAS FESTIVAL
Saturday 30 November at the fairground of Torremolinos (Booth of Associations).
Start from 13:00. Live performance of:
– CuatroSantos (SouthernRock)
– WillyAndThePearlJivers (Swing)
– ThePrairieSinners (Rockabilly)
The entry will be FREE if you bring 1kg (or more) of nonperishable food for the Association ART Against Hunger.
We will have a bar service and typical food and much more. FB Link
Bernd Bernado Open Mic & Jam: Monday, 18.11.2019 from 9 pm. Beas´s Postamt, Torrox-Costa, Avd. Europa Bl. 80 Photo:Facebook FB Link
The Salon Varietes Theatre- Fuengirola:
-Tues 19th of November don’t miss the hilarious comedy BEN HUR, from the same writer and director who brought us the 39 steps, 4 actors take on the might of the Roman Empire. This great comedy will have you laughing from start to finish.
-Fri 22nd and Sat 23rd of November sees the return of the very popular Spanish professional dance group FLAMENCO FUSION performing BALLET ESPANOL, complete with all the fire and passion you would expect.
For further information, or to get your tickets visit the website salonvarietestheatre.com or phone the box office on 952 47 45 42
Monday Afternoon Live Session at The Beer Garden: Hosted by “Free Booze” Band. Bar open from 4pm, show at 5pm. The Beer Garden, Avenida Mediterraneo, corner of Chaparil, 29780 Nerja. Photo:Facebook FB Link
Live Country music: Friday 22nd November. Spectacular show with your favourite performers Johnny G. & Melissa Carver, presenting a grand mixture of tuneful, mellow, rich, melodic, uplifting, invigorating music that you can sing along to and tap those feet! Reserve by placing 20€ deposit. Don’t hesitate book now!
El Gusto de la Cala 952587538.
Bul. la Cala, S/N Mijas 29649
Spanish Pop/Rock Duo AMARAL: Palacio de Ferias y Congresos de Malaga on Saturday December 21 Tickets €29 online. Get a taste of what the locals listen to and impress your Spanish friends! https://www.grupomundo.es/conciertos/proximos-conciertos/item/147-amaral-malaga-21-diciembre
Check the DigameXtra Sponsor’s list whenever you need a service.
Service Providers, send in a demo vid and I will include a link to it in your ads!
Landlords, tell your renters about DigameXtra, where they can get overnight answers to questions about local stuff without having to call you!
CycleNerja: Bike rental and cycle hire in Nerja, Torrox & Frigiliana. Free Bike delivery and collection service is available anywhere in Nerja, Torrox & Frigiliana and the inland villages. Professional Carbon Race Bikes, 29er Mountain Bikes & Electric Mountain Bikes. Free delivery subject to a minimum rental value of 90,00 euros. Contact via https://cyclenerja.com/ Contact also located under our banner in the DigameXtra Sponsor’s Section every day.
Hanningtons Kitchens and Bathrooms: We have been installing kitchens and bathrooms here on the Costa for 13 years. We pride ourselves on our professionalism, highest standards of work and customer service.
Whether you are thinking of updating an existing kitchen or bathroom, or whether you wish to create the kitchen or bathroom you have always dreamed of, we are here for you, every step of the way.
With an unrivaled knowledge of the best local materials and suppliers we are able to work to all tastes and budgets.
Our full range of services includes
– Installations and Refurbs
– Wall & Floor tiling
– Full range of Plumbing work including radiators and underfloor heating
– Solar Installation
– Design & planning ideas to get the look you are after
– Electrical works
– Alter / Install walls, dropped ceilings and hang doors
– Plastering, woodwork and floor leveling
Visit our FB page on the link below to be inspired
Call us : 669 665 156
Email us : firstname.lastname@example.org
Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent
Click on pics to enlarge
For Sale: Great deals from The Nerja Household Center. Upcycled furniture
-Up cycled chest Measurements Width 100cms Depth 48cms Height 55cms Price 80€
-3 piece storage cupboard can be separate or altogether. Measurements Width 160cms Depth 36cms Height 120cms. Each piece separate Width 40 cms Depth 32cms Height 120cms; Width 80cms Depth 36cms Height 120cms. Price 120€
-Multi piece set. Mirror Width 80cms Length 94cms. Each Bedside unit Width 47cms Depth 32cms Height 77cms. Chest of drawers Width 100cms Depth 48cms Height 108cms Price 180€
Contact Jackie/Nerja 672170429
info at nerjahouseholdcentre dot com
For Sale, 2 items: We are selling 2 of our chairs. Identical pair, suitable either for indoors or outdoors. Dimensions 92cm deep (front to back). 115cm across at widest point. 87cm high. Exceptionally comfortable, high quality chairs in good condition. Similar footstool also available which is not an identical match to the chairs, but a comfortable addition. Price is EU100 for each chair and I’ll throw in the footstool. Can arrange local delivery for cost of fuel. We are located close to Arenas 29753. More pics on request. Thanks,
Duncan +41 76 802 2208 (WhatsApp is ok).
For Sale, 2 items:
-Set of 8 yellow and green frilled dining chair cushions with ties. Very good clean condition, all ties in tact. Fully removable and washable with zip closures. All zips fully working. 40 Euros for eight (5 Euros each), may consider splitting into 2 sets of 4 at 20 euros for four.
-Wonderful selection of Lladro figurines. The tallest lady standing is approx 15″. The smallest lady standing is approx 8.5″. The choir boy with a bird on his toe is approx 5.5″. The cat in the front with the ball of wool is Nao (a small branch of Lladro), the other 10 are genuine Lladro. 150 Euros for the whole lot. Will sell seperately (€10-35 each), ask for prices. Also open to offers.
Janet 630568164. Torrox Pueblo area. Easy to find me and to park.
For Sale: Cupboard 75 euros ONO. To be picked up at Caleta de Velez.
Alfred, Phone: 648601819
News & Articles
Windows 10 News Semi-annual Update v1909 was released last week. It was offered to me this weekend. With these big, semi-annual Windows updates I suggest you wait at least 2 weeks after it is first offered to your computer before you install it. Remember, you must have approx. 7 to 9Gb or more of free space on your hard drive to install the semi-annual updates. Those of you with small notebook laptops with 32Gb solid-state hard drives often lack the free space needed to update. The work-around, as explained in the popup error message that displays when you try to update and it fails for lack of space, is to plug in an external USB memory device. I suggest you use a USB 3 memory stick, 16 or 32Gb (8Gb is not enough), formatted to NTFS, with no data on it. Plug it in and continue the update; you may need to restart the unit, and retry the update. Other external memory devices or those containing data may work, but it is not nearly as reliable as the previously mentioned method. -DoctorLaptop. Contact info in sponsor’s section.
Kittens Need Home: I am looking desperately for someone who has a garden or lives in the campo to have 5 ( or less) kittens of 7 months old . They have all been spayed, injected, wormed etc. At the moment they are living in my mother’s residential home in the garden and are being fed every day. The problem now is that they are going inside ( obviously as cold) and the home do not want this. They have threatened to get rid of them and I’m very worried for their safety!
They would be happy living semi wild with an out house to go in for warmth and food every day. They are quite friendly now especially the 2 boy tabby’s. They like company and sit near us. I’m sure in time they will all become tame. One of the male tabby’s eat from our hands and can be stroked.
There are 3 tabby’s and 2 black cats. Very attractive and sweet.
Or maybe someone would like one or two!!
Please can someone help.
Exchange quotes by www.xe.com
GBP>EUR (last night’s quote, click to enlarge)
Fun & Games
National Geographic Photo of the Day: Click Here
NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day: Click Here
Word of the Day: Click Here
Quote of the Day: Click Here
Fact of the Day: Click Here
Born Today: Click Here
Today in History: Click Here
Today’s Front Pages, worldwide: Click Here
Daily Crossword Puzzle: Click Here
Daily Mail UK- Daily Sudoku: Click Here
Useful Links, Info & Numbers
Monday: Torrox Costa
Tuesday: Nerja, Salobrena
Wednesday: Rincon de la Victoria, Algarrobo Costa
Thursday: Valez Malaga, Torre del Mar, Frigiliana
Friday: Almunecar, Salobrena, La Herradura- Summers only
Saturday: Competa, Mezquitilla@Algarrobo behind the Sala Ottowa
Sunday: Valez Malaga, Nerja Car Boot
Nerja 952 524 519
Torrox: 952 531 030
Frigiliana: 952 533 231
Phone numbers for emergencies
Emergency Svcs.: 112
National Police: 091
Guardia Civil: 062
Fire Station (Bomberos): 080
Emergency English Help Line: 902 102 112
Torrox: 952 539 828
Nerja: 952 521 545
Frigiliana: 952 533 126
Torre del Mar: 952 549 238
Local News in English, The Sur: http://www.surinenglish.com/
Local News in English, The Local: https://www.thelocal.es/
Spain National News in English, El Pais: https://elpais.com/elpais/inenglish.html
EU News in English, EuroWeekly: https://www.euroweeklynews.com
Local Weather: https://www.accuweather.com/en/es/torre-del-mar/306652/weather-forecast/306652
Bus Info: https://www.alsa.com/en/web/bus/our-destinations/regional
Currency Converter: http://www.currency-converter.com/
Internet Speed Test: http://beta.speedtest.net/
Local Bank Holidays: http://www.officeholidays.com/countries/spain/index.php UKNewspaper Front Pages and Worldwide Newspapers All On One Site: https://www.thepaperboy.com/uk/front-pages.cfm
DigameXtra Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/digamextra/
DoctorLaptop’s Homepage: https://doctorlaptop-repairs.webnode.com/
The DigameXtra YouTube Channel. Service Providers, send in a demo vid and I will include a link to it in your ads. See the Rules Page for full details on submitting videos. Visit the DigameXtra YouTube Channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4aMm7BO2xK8U3MD2SX16eA
By supporting our sponsors you help support DigameXtra!
Businesses and sellers of big ticket items, please consider becoming a DigameXtra Sponsor to help pay our production expenses and upcoming WordPress server bill. Email for details. You can join the Sponsor list and get extra posting privileges for as little as €50/3 months to post a big ticket item or €65/3 months for all other sponsorships. Donations from individuals graciously accepted. This will not have any effect the vast majority of readers, but will encourage those making serious money from posting here to shoulder some of the costs. Thank you.
How to Subscribe and make submissions: Click Here
DigameXtra cannot be responsible for incorrect info in reader posts or event announcements.
Anonymous submissions are unacceptable.
ATTENTION! New EU internet privacy laws are now in effect, known as the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)! I have to inform you that the DigameXtra archive saves follower’s email addresses in the WordPress server. By subscribing/following you implicitly accept this; if you make submissions you acknowledge that anyone can view old issues online and see your contact info as you provided and you accept this. If you don’t want me saving your email address do not subscribe/follow, you can unsubscribe and remove yourself from this list using the unsubscribe link at the bottom of every subscription issue. Takedown notices must include proof of ownership as well as the date and issue number of the DigameXtra issue containing the infringing content. These may be submitted to email@example.com. Proper takedown notices will be complied with immediately.
©DigameXtra.com 2019 All rights reserved.