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by Jeffstclair
Tue Jan 15, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Please explain
Replies: 10
Views: 1062

Re: Please explain

Yeah I took a bit of getting used to ,having to use my Mother and Fathers names on documents when I first lived here .They both died when I was in my teens, almost fifty years ago...Now it brings a smile when I read their names on official papers ...and I wonder if they would like this place ...
by Jeffstclair
Sun Jan 13, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Greek Driving Licence
Replies: 142
Views: 19693

Re: Greek Driving Licence

scooby wrote:Talk about being bloody complicated.




so what is your answer scooby ...
by Jeffstclair
Thu Jan 10, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Greek Driving Licence
Replies: 142
Views: 19693

Re: Greek Driving Licence

Yes I had to get it translated , I think it cost 10 or 20 euros ... and yes losing categories for a 7.5 ton truck , tractor , road roller , and few other things that my old paper licence had was a blow... but ....will it be a problem ? I doubt it ....
by Jeffstclair
Thu Jan 10, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: Chatter
Topic: Crete belongs to Turkey !
Replies: 2
Views: 514

Crete belongs to Turkey !

A friend of mine in the west of the Island sent me this today It could get a bit crowded up in the West end ....mind you it might cure the Cretan tilt .....



https://www.keeptalkinggreece.com/2019/ ... fake-maps/
by Jeffstclair
Tue Jan 08, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: Outdoor furniture
Replies: 10
Views: 1164

Re: Outdoor furniture

Oh good....
by Jeffstclair
Mon Jan 07, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: Outdoor furniture
Replies: 10
Views: 1164

Re: Outdoor furniture

Yeah ..the only place I have found this end is the PROFIT shop it's on the coast road just before you get to Ierapetra from Makri gialos on the right hand side ...we got table ,chairs, and a sunshade from them a few years ago ...good quality and a good selection , they have/had loads of household st...
by Jeffstclair
Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: Brexit and Living in Greece
Topic: The Will of the People
Replies: 532
Views: 39731

Re: The Will of the People

Oh OK I,ll see what I can do :idea: It's easy Scooby, just sign the ballot paper 'X' But I already did that. Lucky you Scooby ...some of us never got that chance , and will never get to vote on anything in the UK unless they change the 15 year rule ....and our lives are affected by the results .......
by Jeffstclair
Thu Jan 03, 2019 10:58 am
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Road Tax
Replies: 11
Views: 1021

Re: Road Tax

I the old days I used pay the road tax in the kitchen to Stephenula the post lady ...give her the cash and the reminder and the next time she was in the village I got the window sticker ...now we do it on line ..it's very easy ...I think Stavros on here has posted instructions ....
by Jeffstclair
Sun Dec 30, 2018 8:25 am
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Greek Driving Licence
Replies: 142
Views: 19693

Re: Greek Driving Licence

Thanks Voni ...that's good to know ..
by Jeffstclair
Sat Dec 29, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Greek Driving Licence
Replies: 142
Views: 19693

Re: Greek Driving Licence

I've had two IDP 's for driving around Europe in the past ,and they both lasted for one year ..I think one came from the AA one I got from the post office.. I've just chopped in my UK licence for a Greek one ...so after Brexit I will be able to drive anywhere in Europe, But I will need a IDP issued ...
by Jeffstclair
Wed Dec 26, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: seasons greetings
Replies: 7
Views: 1030

Re: seasons greetings

Yes all of the above ... best wishes everyone and good thoughts for 2019....
by Jeffstclair
Mon Dec 24, 2018 9:11 pm
Forum: Brexit and Living in Greece
Topic: The Will of the People
Replies: 532
Views: 39731

Re: The Will of the People

However this Brexit nonsense turns out , I think Scooby is right ..."Men in suits (who started it) will always make you pay" ... sorry Scooby ..Happy Christmas ....
by Jeffstclair
Thu Dec 20, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Brexit and Living in Greece
Topic: Predictions for 2019 include a Hard Brexit
Replies: 108
Views: 13451

Re: Predictions for 2019 include a Hard Brexit

Sad to hear that. Scooby. I don't agree with you about brexit but always enjoyed your comments on here ..Take care hope it all goes well for you and your family don't forget to post now and again......
by Jeffstclair
Tue Dec 18, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: Brexit and Living in Greece
Topic: The Will of the People
Replies: 532
Views: 39731

Re: The Will of the People

Yeah I watched that two years ago and I was appalled at the banal level of debate on both sides , four total lightweights, and two crowd pleasing showmen ...we are in a very different place now ...
by Jeffstclair
Mon Dec 17, 2018 11:12 pm
Forum: Brexit and Living in Greece
Topic: The Will of the People
Replies: 532
Views: 39731

Re: The Will of the People

Actually I am wrong ,there will be winners in this débâcle. The winners will be the ruling elite that started it,and are making money and gaining power from it .We will pay for it and they will profit ...as usual.

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