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What Living in Spain is Really Like

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added on 15/07/2008 by: Justin Aldridge
Life on the Costa del Sol is never dull, and I'm not talking about the weather. I've set up this blog for people who are interested to know what life in Spain is really like. It's not quite how they portray it in the glossy magazines!

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What to do when stuck in Faro?  Posted on 04/20/2010
Some friends of mine who have been on holiday in Portugal are, like many people at the moment, stuck, unable to get a flight back to the UK yet. They are waiting at Faro airport for some positive news.This is a disastrous situation for...
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Holiday rentals in Spain  Posted on 02/17/2010
It's around this time of year that many people start planning their summer holidays and looking into holiday rentals in Spain.If you are looking for somewhere to rent in the summer then take a look at the great selection of rentals on...
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I've moved my blog  Posted on 02/05/2010
For those that have been following my (not very often updated blog) here, well it's going to get even quieter from now on.I have started my new Living in Spain blog on Eye on Spain.And I plan on updating it very regularly...promise!
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End of the blog?  Posted on 05/26/2009
As you can tell I'm not very good at keeping this blog up to date. I have made a descision recently to do something a little different...so watch this space...although I won't be blogging much on here from now on!
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Ads on Spanish TV to be reduced  Posted on 04/15/2009
If you watch Spanish TV, especially TVE1 and TVE2 you'll know what I'm talking about when I say that the number and length of adverts on those channels are a real turn off. It's actually why we stopped watching those...
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Jenson Button and Brawn GP on pole in Australia  Posted on 03/28/2009
What an exciting qualifying session in Australia for tomorrow's formula 1 race. Really happy for Jenson Button on his pole position and Rubens Barrichelo in second. What an amazing result for the new team Brawn GP.Let's see if...
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Looking forward to Australia Formula 1 action  Posted on 03/27/2009
It's been painful waiting for the Formula 1 season to come round again but it's finally here.It looks like Hamilton has been struggling a little in the practice sessions so let's hope they can sort something out for...
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Cheese please  Posted on 02/17/2009
Really enjoyed putting together today about's Sieasta Show at the cheese factory in Casares. Juan Ocaña is the main man at the cheese factory in Casares making a truly wonderful product. It's just past the Casares turn off...
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Adana animal rescue centre  Posted on 02/04/2009
For today's webisode of The Siesta Show we visited the animal rescue centre, Adana, based in Estepona. We were really impressed by the commitment of the volunteers there. They work incredibly hard looking after 150 abandoned dogs that...
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