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by Carolina
Thu Aug 16, 2018 1:06 am
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: New Referal System in EOPPY
Replies: 9
Views: 717

Re: New Referal System in EOPPY

Thanks for the heads up Warwick (and friend). I've just done a bit of digging and found some info. Short answers here as I haven't fully read it all and it's late. The system to register is online now and requires your TAXISNET codes and AMKA number to register - go to https://www.e-syntagografisi.g...
by Carolina
Tue Aug 07, 2018 2:47 am
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Change Of Heart?
Replies: 15
Views: 1106

Re: Change Of Heart?

Brexit is of great concern to many of us Brits living here in Crete. I own and run a business here and the implications of any Brexit deal or no deal are huge and troubling to me. For example my particular concerns are my continuing right to permanent residence, a Greek/UK pension, healthcare, trans...
by Carolina
Sun Jul 22, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Greece strikes, other potential disruptions & Bank Holidays
Replies: 2
Views: 169960

Re: Greece strikes, other potential disruptions & Bank Holidays

August 15th - the Greek Summer Bank Holiday falls on a Wednesday this year. Main town shops, banks & govt offices etc will be closed on 15th August. The major Archaelological sites (Knossos, Phaistos etc) will remain open. Some museums will have shorter opening hours e.g. Heraklion Musuem 08.00 ...
by Carolina
Sun Jul 22, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: Computers, TV, Telephone and Internet
Topic: Internet connection for visitors
Replies: 13
Views: 1109

Re: Internet connection for visitors

Cosmote pocket Wifi from any Cosmote or Germanos shop - https://www.cosmote.gr/eshop/global/gadgets/productDetailsTangible.jsp;jsessionid=EAbCIiEr2cD-xByys40A0J8wKFhS4b_49UaJsDxiqQOGqJRE074H!1292549432?productId=ger_20371292&locale=en_US It's pay as you go but need passport to register the sim c...
by Carolina
Sat Jul 07, 2018 11:12 am
Forum: For Sale and Wanted in Crete
Topic: Travel Cot Wanted
Replies: 0
Views: 101

Travel Cot Wanted

Travel cot wanted - In good condition.

In west Crete - Chania - Apokoronas etc
by Carolina
Tue Jun 26, 2018 9:09 pm
Forum: Computers, TV, Telephone and Internet
Topic: Internet connection for visitors
Replies: 13
Views: 1109

Re: Internet connection for visitors

They'll need to show ID (passport) to buy & register a Greek sim card in their name, even for a pay-as-you go sim.
by Carolina
Thu Jun 21, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: Flights Crete General & Late Deals
Topic: Sky Express new flights Chania - Athens
Replies: 0
Views: 218

Sky Express new flights Chania - Athens

Sky Express to start flights Chania - Athens from November 1st 2018.

More info -

https://livingincrete-carolina.blogspot ... hania.html
by Carolina
Tue Jun 19, 2018 7:22 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Ancient Aptera Theatre 29th June
Replies: 1
Views: 305

Ancient Aptera Theatre 29th June

The Ancient Theatre of Aptera in Chania, will once again "come alive" after 17 centuries of thespian silence. Following its restoration, this unique monument of Crete will on Friday, June 29, host a dramatised narration of a rhapsody from Homer's "Odyssey". Advance ticket holders...
by Carolina
Thu Jun 07, 2018 5:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Greek Driving Licence
Replies: 34
Views: 3573

Re: Greek Driving Licence

Just to finish off.....Today got a call from the ladies in the Souda road office, the licences, mine and my wifes are ready , simply come in and exchange UK licence for the Greeks ones. Took just over 2 weeks so must be improving the service. That's all folks.... So you kept hold of your UK licence...
by Carolina
Thu Jun 07, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Greek Driving Licence
Replies: 34
Views: 3573

Re: Greek Driving Licence

Follow up... This has been our experience, being both 65 and over, going through all the motions involved. ....... We were then given a list of the only Pathologists and Ophthalmologists you can choose from, to go for a driving licence medical and eye test. ....... Greek licence renewal. The licenc...
by Carolina
Thu Jun 07, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: How to attach photographs?
Replies: 7
Views: 594

Re: How to attach photographs?

Hiya, underneath the text box you type in there is a section saying Options and Attachments. Press on attachments and then Add Files. Hope that helps. Thank you Yin & Yang I never knew that worked! It uploads a file or picture from your computer. After you ' Add File ' (as above) click on the b...
by Carolina
Thu Jun 07, 2018 4:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: How to attach photographs?
Replies: 7
Views: 594

Re: How to attach photographs?

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by Carolina
Sat May 19, 2018 10:38 am
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: UK v Greek Driving Licence
Replies: 17
Views: 1850

Re: UK v Greek Driving Licence

I'm totally confused by this thread. Yes , that is kind of the response I got from DVLA. when I asked about hiring a car on a visit back to the UK using my UK license...as long as the hire company has your real Greek address it's fine and DVLC would not prosecute ... Yet DVLA state that you must tel...
by Carolina
Sun May 13, 2018 12:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: UK v Greek Driving Licence
Replies: 17
Views: 1850

Re: UK v Greek Driving Licence

This page too -
'You can be fined up to £1,000 if you don’t tell DVLA when your address changes.'
https://www.gov.uk/dvla-change-address

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