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by margarita
Mon Jan 14, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Greek Criminal Record Check
Replies: 3
Views: 461

Re: Greek Criminal Record Check

Can the 'well-known holiday firm' not advise you?
by margarita
Wed Dec 12, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: Chatter
Topic: Post from the UK
Replies: 13
Views: 1349

Re: Post from the UK

We received 4 cards today (12th) - the posting dates in UK ranged from 5th to 10th December. Out of interest, what was the postage value. I got one yesterday with a £1.25 stamp on it. The cards I received today were all £1.25 but a couple of others which arrived previously were £1.55 - maybe due to...
by margarita
Wed Dec 12, 2018 4:23 pm
Forum: Chatter
Topic: Post from the UK
Replies: 13
Views: 1349

Re: Post from the UK

We received 4 cards today (12th) - the posting dates in UK ranged from 5th to 10th December.
by margarita
Tue Dec 11, 2018 12:24 pm
Forum: Computers, TV, Telephone and Internet
Topic: Charging my Kindle
Replies: 7
Views: 945

Re: Charging my Kindle

I have recently been having problems with my kindle, too - different problems from yours.

Maybe they are designed to malfunction at this time of year so that Father Christmas can pop into Amazon and stock up on Christmas presents - or am I just being cynical?
by margarita
Sat Dec 01, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: Chatter
Topic: Christmas Shopping hours
Replies: 3
Views: 714

Re: Christmas Shopping hours

by margarita
Thu Nov 29, 2018 6:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Donations to the Needy
Replies: 13
Views: 2124

Re: Donations to the Needy

excellent idea. Thank you. Will talk to our local supermarket owner. Maybe get his permission to make some labels and then in conjunction with advice from Social Supermarket, put the labels next to the items concerned. Bob. Are there still collection boxes for the Social Supermarket, Bob? I haven't...
by margarita
Wed Nov 28, 2018 2:34 pm
Forum: Chatter
Topic: Christmas Shopping hours
Replies: 3
Views: 714

Christmas Shopping hours

Does anyone one know what the shop opening hours are in Hania in the days leading up to Christmas?

I am sure I have seen the information somewhere but now can't find it.
by margarita
Wed Nov 28, 2018 2:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Donations to the Needy
Replies: 13
Views: 2124

Re: Donations to the Needy

excellent idea. Thank you. Will talk to our local supermarket owner. Maybe get his permission to make some labels and then in conjunction with advice from Social Supermarket, put the labels next to the items concerned. Bob. Are there still collection boxes for the Social Supermarket, Bob? I haven't...
by margarita
Sun Oct 14, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: Long term rent - Wanted
Topic: Small patch of land wanted to rent
Replies: 3
Views: 836

Re: Small patch of land wanted to rent

Barry, I have sent you a PM.
by margarita
Tue Oct 09, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Mosquitos
Replies: 26
Views: 4050

Re: Mosquitos

An item in Avon's Skin So Soft range - I think it's dry body spray - is reputedly good for keeping mozzies at bay.
by margarita
Tue Oct 02, 2018 9:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Bitten to death on beach!
Replies: 3
Views: 924

Re: Bitten to death on beach!

Sand flies?
by margarita
Fri Sep 28, 2018 8:52 am
Forum: For Sale and Wanted in Crete
Topic: Books wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 741

Re: Books wanted

If you are anywhere near Kalyves, apiCorno cafe has a library where you can borrow and replace books.
by margarita
Tue Sep 18, 2018 3:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Mosquitos
Replies: 26
Views: 4050

Re: Mosquitos

Eleni13 wrote:Rather than chemical sprays, cucumber peel worked on cockroaches in Florida. Just saying.


Eleni, I am intrigued as to what do do with the cucumber peel. Do you leave it around and it scares the cockroaches away, do you grind it up and feed it to the cockroaches and it kills them? Or what?
by margarita
Fri Jul 27, 2018 12:11 pm
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: Artists' Modelling Clay
Replies: 5
Views: 996

Re: Artists's Modelling Clay

If you go to the Handicraft Village near the Souda interchange there is/was a potter there who may sell you some clay or tell you where you can buy some.
I haven't been to the Village for a long time so I can't guarantee that he is still there.
by margarita
Thu May 31, 2018 2:19 pm
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: IKA
Replies: 5
Views: 997

Re: IKA

There is information on this page on the main LIC website
http://www.livingincrete.net/natinsIKA.html

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