Come Sunday we are off

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  1. Welsh girl

    Welsh girl Funster Life Member

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    Come ,Sunday we are off, sold car and collected, got Tez's tablets for 6 months ,no commitments in good old UK.
    France first then quickly through Spain to the south coast of Portugal for the winter whoopy!!
    Just booked a single on ferry will decide next year when we are coming back, no need until the MOT and service next June to keep up the warranty.
    I know most of you don't know us as we don't rally much but just wanted to tell someone as we are excited, never driven through Spain or Portugal before, suppose it's a lot like France to drive through,
    they drive on the right,erm right?
    Just a few euros to collect on Friday, that's it job jobbed.

    :Smile:
     
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    Bailey58 Funster Life Member

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    Only a few euros? Enjoy yourself, it's later than you think. :thumb:
     
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    Bon voyage

    Hi
    Well we know you:Laughing:having met you at one of your rare rallies,at least this winter you should'nt get frozen-up.
    Have a great time:Cool::thumb:
     
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    Well done, have a great time. If you get down near Seville let us know :thumb:
     
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    Carol Funster Life Member

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    May not have met you but you are regular funster posters, so virtually do:Smile: Enjoy it's what you have worked for, keep us posted be good to know how you get on, have you thought about joining the Morrocan trip, what a adventure you have ahead.:sin::beer::wine::party2: and FUN.
     
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  6. Welsh girl

    Welsh girl Funster Life Member

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    Just a few to get us through the first couple of days, then get some out of a ATM over there with our caxton fx card for free.
    115 to the £ at the moment, made a mistake last time, got them from Thomas Cook on the high street, 108 to the £.
     
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    Welsh girl Funster Life Member

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    Thank you
    Hopefully we won't get frozen up, that's the plan anyway!
    Fed up of frozen winters, been told its pretty cold at night there though ?
     
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    Sounds like you're going to have a great time. Enjoy your trip and start planning thd next one.
    Allan
     
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    How did you manage that-our GP won't play ball here in Rhondda Cynon Taf

    Mike
     
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    Sounds exciting, getting away from our winter. Enjoy :Smile:
     
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    Enjoy & think of us occasionally shivering here in blighty filling our time with talk of grey water safe travels
     
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    Happy to buy you a tapa or two if you are around Malaga area. Have a fabulous trip.

    Regards Bryan
     
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    Great stuff, we did much the same a couple of years ago and we are loving the life, currently back in the UK getting the dreaded MOT completed and collecting the post dated Green Card for the jaunt to Morocco in the new year. Looking to leave UK at the end of next week to make the journey down to the S of Europe so will not be far behind you, maybe our paths will cross, we do wear the yellow sticker !!
     
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    Lucky you, hope you have a great time. Think of us back in the UK shivering away this winter, well not me, I'm of the New Zealand 3 December back 24 January.

    David :thumb:
     
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    Planning the same thing hope to see you on your travels
    Sarah & Chris
     
  16. Welsh girl

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    Got a tip from a pharmacist, ask for 3 months on your regular prescription and then pay for 3 months private prescription.
    Tez got worried that he couldn't have them posted or got lost in the post or if royal mail would even take them in the post.
    Have to pay for the tablets though on the private script.
    Better than being without, Tez said.
     
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    If you are going to be in Spain, remember you can buy many English prescription tablets over the counter and lots of time the price is very good.

    If you pm me with name of tablet and strength, I will ask at my local chemist for you.
    :Smile:
     
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    good luck guys:thumb:
     
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