Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Lloret de Mar - Exchange Rate.

  The British food shop in Fenals do a very good commision free exchange rate, todays rate is...
                                               €1.15 = £1  (14th Dec)

Thursday, December 9, 2010

Latest Cigarette and Tobacco Prices....Dec 2010

The price of cigarettes and tobacco has just risen sharply in Spain, here is a copy of the price list which I got from the tobacconist today. So far the biggest rise is with Golden Virginia which has gone up almost €20 for a pack of 10. Some prices have not yet changed but I was told others will rise shortly, so I'll keep you informed whenever this happens.

(I now have the very  latest price list, it can be found .... HERE


Monday, December 6, 2010

Lloret de Mar - Car Hire, Car Rental

 If you are spending any length of time in Lloret de Mar it may be worth your while to hire a car if you want to make the most of your time here. There are several companies to choose from all centrally located, or why not pick up your car at the airport saving you quite a lot of money on transfer fees to your hotel. Some of the largest car rental companies have offices right here in Lloret...click on the following links for more information from their web sites.

Europcar.com  Find them on the Blanes road near to the Royal Star Hotel.

Sacar.com  Near the bus station in Lloret, opposite the Gran Casino Royal Hotel.

Abacars.com Their office is in Fenals, first right after the fire station.

Some companies which dont have an office in Lloret  but good car hire rates can be found online...


Saturday, December 4, 2010

Lloret de Mar - What to do.

In Fenals we are very lucky to have one of the best tourist attractions in Lloret de Mar on our door step. For only about €4 you can visit the immaculate gardens of Santa Clotilde and take in the views of the fantastic coast line. Take a look at the film show....