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by peebee
Thu Oct 12, 2017 9:18 am
Forum: Computers, TV, Telephone and Internet
Topic: Facebook problems
Replies: 12
Views: 496

Re: Facebook problems

Facebook can be very useful - you just need to filter out or ignore all the cr@p.
by peebee
Sat Oct 07, 2017 2:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Illegal grazing of Goats in olive trees.Advice please.
Replies: 28
Views: 1344

Re: Illegal grazing of Goats in olive trees.Advice please.

If they are tethered on your land then they must be yours surely. Fire up the bar-b-q
by peebee
Wed Sep 20, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: Salted capers and pomegranate molasses
Replies: 11
Views: 389

Re: Salted capers and pomegranate molasses

You'll almost certainly be introduced to yet more obscure ingredients that you've never heard of, many of them tasty. Here's one http://greece.greekreporter.com/2013/04/07/cretan-herb-stamnagathi-gets-world-seal/ - very tasty and very good for you. You can buy the seeds in the shop opposite the bus...
by peebee
Wed Sep 20, 2017 3:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Mosquitoes
Replies: 40
Views: 2583

Re: Mosquitoes

Kilkis wrote: I have had a fungal nail infection and, surprisingly enough, it was cured with medication designed to kill fungal nail infections.

Warwick

Try soaking them in cider vinegar.
by peebee
Tue Sep 19, 2017 6:22 am
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: Salted capers and pomegranate molasses
Replies: 11
Views: 389

Re: Salted capers and pomegranate molasses

You can get them on Amazon, or even make your own.
There is an abundance of caper plants in my area, hundreds of the little buggers in my olive grove alone.
You are more than welcome to help yourself to buckets of them, preferably take all the bloody plants with you :lol:
by peebee
Thu Sep 14, 2017 4:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Express Bus Service
Replies: 3
Views: 571

Re: Express Bus Service

You can get a bus from Ag Nik to Heraklion, cost according to this timetable is €7.10 and takes 90 mins. https://rethymnon.com/TheBus-Bus-Service-Crete/timetabledet.php?line=15&lg=2 Then get another to Chania, which drops off on the slip road from the main highway at Kalyves junction (about 1km ...
by peebee
Mon Sep 04, 2017 8:47 am
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: Citreon 2CV
Replies: 18
Views: 880

Re: Citreon 2CV

YoMo2 wrote:I'd buy one for €2.....
Andrew

Personally, I wouldn't have one if it was being given away :D
by peebee
Wed Aug 30, 2017 4:20 pm
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: Fly Screens
Replies: 7
Views: 304

Re: Fly Screens

asprogirl wrote:thanks, but to do it yourself you need to dismantle from the window and it seems for that you need a special square screw driver which I haven't been able to find anywhere, including B&Q ect in the UK

The hardware shop sells 3 different sized square screwdriver bits, around €0.70 each
by peebee
Wed Aug 30, 2017 1:31 pm
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: Fly Screens
Replies: 7
Views: 304

Re: Fly Screens

If it is just the mesh that needs replacing, the hardware shop in Kalyves (opposite Kritiko taverna) sells it in various widths.
by peebee
Sun Aug 27, 2017 11:36 am
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Letting Tax
Replies: 10
Views: 611

Re: Letting Tax

I think the local councils should scrap this and replace it with a tax, just for tourists in all-inclusive hotels.
by peebee
Mon Aug 21, 2017 12:31 pm
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: Dog Kennels or Dog Sitting
Replies: 5
Views: 509

Re: Dog Kennels or Dog Sitting

Kilkis wrote:I believe their is a boarding kennels near the airport called The Dog House

It's actually called `Dog Village', phone number is 6932467936.
by peebee
Wed Aug 16, 2017 10:48 am
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Bad smell from sump pump
Replies: 7
Views: 601

Re: Bad smell from sump pump

Kilkis wrote: I've not seen any with an actual sump although it would make sense.
Warwick

I've done some minor work in two different pump houses here, both of them had a small sump about 50cm square and about 30cm deep with a float operated submersible pump sitting in it.
by peebee
Thu Aug 10, 2017 2:15 pm
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: Fitted kitchen wanted
Replies: 4
Views: 300

Re: Fitted kitchen wanted

Just installed, or designed supplied and installed ?
If the latter, contact Mikalis - his workshop is next to the olive oil factory in Tsivaras.
http://xylinoskosmos.com/index.php?option=com_contact&view=contact&id=1&Itemid=462&lang=en
by peebee
Thu Aug 10, 2017 11:43 am
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Wind
Replies: 20
Views: 1554

Re: Wind

It's more local, but TOTALLY different to your one :-)
Edit - looking at my weather centre wind direction indicator, it's pretty accurate at the moment.
by peebee
Thu Aug 10, 2017 10:33 am
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Wind
Replies: 20
Views: 1554

Re: Wind

Jeffstclair wrote:A friend of mine who is a professional sailor uses this in order to find info on world wind ..

Hmmm - totally different to the one I use https://www.windfinder.com/#7/34.678/28.032

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