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The Sentinella Axarquia Edition Celebrating 10 Years No 133

September 15

Cheering on the Home Nations!!!

Torrox Costa since 2008

Osteopathy, Pain Therapy Massage, Bowen Technique & more Tel: 952 967 628 or 659 374 673 See main advert on page 36 Torrox Costa Advert on page 37

Tel: 952 530 908

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Tur ni ng Dr eams i nt o Real i t y For Sale

Ref: S3-415

Venta Baja

For Sale

Ref: S3-419


Business For Sale

Superb 3 Bed 2 Bath Villa (90m² built 300m² plot), 3 double bedrooms with fitted wardrobes, 2 family bathrooms a lovely fully-fitted kitchen and a spacious living room with fireplace. This house also has a garage, various terraces including a roof terrace, a large pool and parking space. It has a beautiful garden with incredible mountain views

Lovely 3 Bed 2 Bath Apartment (90m² built), close to golf, beach, marina and all local amenities, 3 double bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a lovely fully-fitted kitchen and a very modern living room. terrace, garage, parking space, a communal pool and a communal garden

Successful & Profitable Exclusive Ladies Boutique & Beauty Salon for Sale in great location, (119m² built 359m² plot). Premises for rent or for sale including shop, beauty salon, living room, fully-fitted kitchen, 2 double beds, 2 baths, various terraces, private pool & gardens


Sales Price: 149,000€ (NEW!)

Price & Details by request

Sales Price: 189,000€

For Rent

Ref: R2-267

Torre del Mar

Beautiful 2 Bed 2 Bath Apartment of new construction comprising lounge/dining room, separate kitchen with laundry room, 2 double bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. There are sea and mountain views from the spacious terrace which also overlooks the pool and communal areas

The BHS Group Services We are here to help with any aspect of living or holidaying in Spain, from getting your NIE Numbers & setting up bank accounts to dealing with utilit y companies, helping with telecoms & TV ser vices and more specifically we have the following departments each with exper t help: Propert y Sales | Long-term Rentals Holiday Rentals Car, Motor Bike & Bike Rentals Building & Reforms | Property Maintenance Architecture Advice & Plans Investment Guidance | Tax & Accountancy Advice & Representation Legal Advice & Representation All kinds of Insurance


For Rent

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Super 3 Bed 2 Villa is located in Alcaucín. The accommodation comprises a hallway, 3 double bedrooms, 1 family bathroom, a lovely living room and a fully-fitted kitchen. It also has a large terrace with a BBQ, parking space and a beautiful garden with stunning views of the Mount Maroma and the village

Rental Price: 500€ per month Enquire email: about Calle Pintor Cipriano Maldonado 7A, our next Edificio Salares, 29740, Torre del Mar FREE Tel: 952 547 554 or 680 210 414 Legal

Rental Price: 500€ per month

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CONTACT US: Editor: keidi Email:

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And so the baby bump continues to grow! By the time you read this editorial I’ll be 30 weeks pregnant, counting down the weeks to go until I birth our baby into the world. We still don’t know the sex and have chosen not to have more scans done unless absolutely necessary, so we’ll have a surprise on the day! So far the third trimester is going very well – no morning sickness or other issues and complications, and every day I count our blessings that both me and the baby seem to be healthy. It’s an active little thing too – punching and kicking regularly now throughout the day. Birthing anything into the world is a miraculous event – be it a new life, a new book, a piece of art, or any other creative project. Growing a baby has made me realise that we live in such a remarkable world and that so many gifts are bestowed on us. It’s up to each one of us to use the gifts that God gave us in order to bring more joy, beauty, love and peace to the world. If we have talents that we shut away and we don’t utilize them, then we’re wasting our true nature and the reason for us being here on this planet at this time. So I believe that it’s important to make each and every day count. My husband and I have opted to go for a home birth with a water tub, although of course if hospital transfer is necessary for whatever reason, then we’re happy with that too. We appreciate that plans can change! November 15th is the due date but I’m hedging our bets on 11/11 as the birth date… we’ll see if I’m right in a later issue!

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Deposito Legal MA-1435-2005 No part of this publication, including pictures may be copied, used or reproduced without our prior written consent. The Sentinella accepts no responsibility for alterations to events listed, claims made by our advertisers or information provided by our contributors. So there!

The Sentinella is eternally dedicated to Colin Checkley, the founder and editor of The Sentinel Magazine. May he rest in peace. (Born; 1960 Died; 2004)

Here’s to new babies, new projects, and new beginnings… :)


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Strange News

Keidi Keating

Editor (of the original little mag)

Countries of the World........................Page 20 Useless Facts.....................................Page 38 Recipe................................................Page 66 Amazing Marine Life...........................Page 88 Film Review........................................Page 92 Find the 13 Orcas...............................Page 94 Horoscopes........................................Page 95 Information.......................................Page 100 Jokes................................................Page 102 Puzzle Pages...................................Page 104 Competition ........................................Page 117

Water Baby A 10-year-old girl has set a new record as the youngest swimmer ever to compete at a World Championships. Alzain Tareq from Bahrain came a distant last in the 50m butterfly heats in Kazan with a time of 41.13 seconds, but she was not deterred. "I am so happy to be here," she told reporters. "I want to be able to learn the techniques and how they swim." Although way short of the qualifying time, Alzain was allowed to compete in the event because of a rule allowing each nation to have some representation. "I am the fastest swimmer in Bahrain, and so they chose me," she said. The international governing body FINA does not have any minimum age limits for competitors but that is expected to change in the future. Alzain, who started to swim in 2009, is also entered in the 50m freestyle, and because she has competed at the world championships she could be eligible for next year's Olympics in Brazil. Moon and Back Astronaut Buzz Aldrin has published his expenses claim for the Apollo 11 mission to the moon, revealing that he was reimbursed $33.31 (ÂŁ21.36) by NASA. A Travel Voucher Memorandum detailed in very matter-of-fact terms the "schedule of expenses and amounts claimed" for a work trip by employee Colonel Edwin E. Aldrin in July 1969. It showed that he had travelled on business from his home in Houston, Texas to the moon and back again. According to the form Mr Aldrin used "Gov. Air" to get from Houston to Cape Kennedy. He then used "Gov. Spacecraft" to get from Cape Kennedy to "Moon". There was another return flight on "Gov. Spacecraft" and the destination was listed as "Pacific Ocean" where he and fellow astronauts Neil Armstrong and Michael Collins splashed down following their triumphant mission.

Menu del Dia - 6.95€ (Vegetarian 6.50€) Monday - Friday 12pm - 4pm 3 courses (including vegetarian)

Help yourself Buffet - Sundays Adults - 10.50€ Children under 10 - 5€ / 1pm - 4pm Includes various starters, mains, vegetarian dishes, rice and bread

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Poppadom, Onion Bhajee / Vegetable Pakora / Veg. Samosa, Prawn Puri & Chicken Tikka Chicken, Lamb, Prawn Vegetable - Vindaloo / Balti / Jalfrezi / Tikka Masala / Korma / Dansak / Biryani / Chicken or Lamb Tikka Pilau Rice / Naan / Tea or Coffee Avda Andalucia, Bloque Jupiter, Pasaje Timon 2, Calle Timon, Torre del Mar

Tel: 952 547 798 or 665 675 053

Open: 12.00 - 16.00 18.00 - 24.00 everyday TAJ Mahal Restaurant Spanish TV

THE TOWN FRIER Traditional Fish & Chips take away Mick and Andrea welcome you! All your traditional favourites inc. Kebabs, Pies, Sausage, etc. Cooked freshly to order SHADED TERRACE Telephone orders welcome

Tel: 608 531 601

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Tues, Wed, Thurs 12pm - 9pm Fri & Sat 12pm - 10pm Closed Monday & Sunday

Sunday Roast of wine € 8.50 Bookings recommended All Day English Breakfasts, Full Menu Open from 10am 6 days a week (closed Mondays) Karaoke every Saturday night (in 8 different languages)

Quiz Night every Thursday from 8:30pm

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De Cotta Law

Readers Writes

At De Cotta Law we believe that the preliminary legal consultation is the most important moment in building the framework for success with your legal matter. For this reason we are holding a series of Open Days where you can obtain specialist free advice on Property law, English and Spanish wills and Family law.

This letter came from a very contented Sentinella client of seven years this September!

Here are some examples of consultations where the outcome has been of benefit. Clients who bought property during the 1990s found that their property was not correctly registered at the land registry. By studying the paperwork and documentation at a consultation we were able to advise on the procedure and legal work required to register the property correctly. We worked with local surveyors to register the property so that it could be marketed and sold without any retentions on the sale price. A family client who visited us for a consultation had been told she could not recover child maintenance from an absent father in the UK. We were able to advise on the Spanish procedure to obtain a court order that could be enforced against property and in some cases against salary in the UK. In Spanish courts you cannot act on your own behalf even in family and child matters so it is best to speak to lawyers with experience who can advise on the possible outcomes of claims. Equally a successful consultation can result in a less costly negotiated settlement and restrict your legal fees and court charges. It is also not too late to check your wills. The new European Regulation on Succession is now in force and although a number of De Cotta Law clients have already discussed this with us there are still many people who could be affected by the changes. To be sure that your heirs are protected bring copies of your existing wills and we can advise you. Finally if you would like to be added to our free newsletter list to be kept up to date with legal changes and issues please email or call 952 527014. See the Open Day details and dates on advert opposite

Hi Kami, Thank you very much for your help. I am very happy with your support every year. This is the reason why I could continue with my clinic for this long. In the past years I have had almost all my English patients from your magazine and I have had many. Every month I have some patients, sometimes up to ten patients in a month. This is because of your help. So thank you very much again. Bianca Bojahr Clinca Casa Blanca Therapy Centre Urb. Jardines del Mar, Bloque C3, Torrox Costa Call: 952 967 28 / 659 374 673

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Lots of fabulous hair upstyles for wedding and party hair or just beautiful braiding for beach and pool. Keratin hair straightening for frizzy, unruly hair or just for a smoother look in the heat. Change the colour or style of your hair for a new you this year!

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Back To School Quotes At last! Back to school If there were no schools to take the children away from home part of the time, the insane asylums would be filled with mothers. Edgar W. Howe Being a child at home alone in the summer is a high-risk occupation. If you call your mother at work thirteen times an hour, she can hurt you. Erma Bombeck Labor Day is a glorious holiday because your child will be going back to school the next day. It would have been called Independence Day, but that name was already taken. Bill Dodds The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows. Sydney J. Harris You send your child to the schoolmaster, but

'tis the schoolboys who educate him. Ralph Waldo Emerson Holidays are enticing only for the first week or so. After that, it is no longer such a novelty to rise late and have little to do. Especially here in Spain!  Margaret Laurence The simplest schoolboy is now familiar with truths for which Archimedes would have given his life. Ernest Renan, Souvenirs d'enfance et de jeunesse, 1883 Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself. John Dewey The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives. Robert Maynard Hutchins As long as there are tests, there will be prayer in schools. Author Unknown

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Monday - Thursday Day & Night (except Monday lunch) Poppadam & Pickles Selection of starters: vegetable samosa or pakora or onion bhaji or Prawn puri or Chicken tikka Main course: chicken, lamb, prawn or vegatable: Korma, Madras, Vindaloo, Balti, Jalfrezy, Rogan Josh, Tikka Masala, Karahi, Biriyani or Chicken or Lamb Tikka Accompaniments: Plain or Pilau rice. Plain, Garlic, Cheese or Onion Nan Bread or Chapati Takeaways available FREE Pappadam with Menu del Dia Mon-Fri 12pm - 4pm Free Pappadam & pickle Mango Chutney & Pickle 3 courses €5.95 with veg. curry with takeaways Tray with all meals €6.95 with meat/prawn curry

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Teacher Jokes A few rib ticklers about teachers What is a math teacher’s favourite sum? Summer! Teacher: ‘Craig, you know you can't sleep in my class.' Craig: 'I know. But maybe if you were just a little quieter, I could.' Stressing the importance of a good vocabulary, the teacher told her young charges, "Use a word ten times, and it shall be yours for life." From somewhere in the back of the room, came a small male voice chanting, "Amanda, Amanda, Amanda, Amanda, Amanda, Amanda, Amanda, Amanda, Amanda, Amanda."

What do you call a teacher without students? Happy Teachers deserve a lot of credit. Of course, if we paid them more, they wouldn’t need it. Teacher: I want you to tell me the longest sentence you can think of Pupil: Life imprisonment! Where do door-makers get their education? The school of hard knocks What do you call a teacher without students? Broke…oh wait, that’s a regular teacher

Does it count as differentiated instruction if I print their worksheets in different colours?

Teacher: Why have you got cotton wool in your ears, do you have an infection? Pupil: Well you keep saying that things go in one ear and out the other so I am trying to keep them it all in!

Pupil: I don't think I deserved zero on this test! Teacher: I agree, but that's the lowest mark I could give you!

Kid comes home from 1st day at school. Mum asks, 'What did you learn today?' Kid replies, 'Not enough. I have to go back tomorrow.'


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Restaurant - Tourist Complex

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Day/Night Menu - from 12â‚Ź Full a la Carte Menu

Lunchtime - Spanish & German Snacks & Tapas (including German Sausage & Meatballs) The very BEST Cocktails made with fresh ingredients (must try)

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interesting Facts - Indonesia is made up of over 17,500 islands, over 6,000 of which are inhabited, but around 1,000 are permanently settled. The major islands of Indonesia are Java, Sumatra, Borneo and New Guinea. The Indonesia archipelago is spread over the Pacific “Ring of Fire” situated in the Western Pacific. The country has over 400 active volcanoes and records at least three earthquakes a day! The capital Jakarta, is the world’s largest population centre without a metro train system and results in some of the worst traffic jams in the world. The word “ketchup” in English comes from the Indonesian word kecap, which is a sweet soy sauce. Indonesia is the world’s leading exporter of frog legs. During the last decade, Europe alone imported 4,600 tons annually, with France, Belgium, and the Netherlands being the main importers.

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Scandinavian convalescent and retirement home Casa Klein is situated on a hilltop overlooking the mountains and sea, south of the town of Velez Malaga, just 7 minutes drive from the sea wWe value very highly the comfort and needs of our guests wOur motto is – Can this be your Home from Home? wWe never make anyone feel uncomfortable or compromised wWe are professionals and our staff can handle any situation “One of our goals is that Casa Klein will NEVER become an institution” Tel: 952 50 21 30 Mob: 679 167 168


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Rich & Famous Facts Things you may not know about the rich and famous 1. ELViS PRESLEY Elvis started dying his hair in high school but he was naturally a blonde.

12. BiLL gATES While in school, Bill snuck into the class schedule program and altered it so that he was the only guy in a class full of girls. Well done, sir!

2. MARk wAhLBERg Mark served 46 days in jail for assault. Turns out Mark is a bit of a racist. This attack left two men blind. 3. JAMES DOOhAN This Star Trek star served in WWII and killed two Germans on D-Day. He was also shot SIX times. 4. JOhNNY CASh Johnny wrote a science fiction novel called “The Holografik Danser” in 1953. 5. ROB RiggLE Rob is an amazing comedian (SNL, The Hangover, 21 Jump St). He also served as a U.S.A marine for 22 years. 6. MARTiN LUThER kiNg Believe it or not, Martin was a huge Star Trek fan! 7. DAViD BOwiE David’s left eye is permanently dilated after a fight he had when he was 15 years old. 8. hiTLER Hitler said the following about his weird mustache: “If it is not the fashion now, it will be because I wear it.” That little trend setter! 9. BRUCE DiCkENSON Bruce was the lead singer of Iron Maiden but also was a world class fencer! 10. STEVE JOBS Steve decided to become a vegan because he thought he would never have to shower again. Gross. 11. BiLL MURRAY In 1970, Bill was arrested for trying to smuggle 10lbs of marijuana through Chicago.

ShALiMAR iNDiAN & TURkiSh RESTAURANT DONER  kEBAB PiZZAS Tapas Menu available 12pm - 5.30pm Vegetable or Chicken Pakora - 50c Onion Bhaji - 50c Chicken Tikka - 1€ Chicken Tikka Massala & Rice - 1€ Chicken Curry & Rice - 1€ (changes daily) wine, Beer or Soft Drink - 1€ --------------------------Special Menu 12pm - 4pm / 6pm - 1am Poppadum & mint sauce, Any Starter Any Main course (chicken, lamb, prawn or veg) Plain rice or Plain/garlic Naan bread

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Doner kebab Special Prices; Pitta 3.30€ - wrap 3.50€ - Turkish Pizza 4€ - Menu 5€ ---------------------------

Open: Mon - Sun 12pm - 1am Free home delivery in the Torrox area (Outside Torrox min.10€ spend) 7pm - 11pm indian kitchen: 12pm - 4pm & 6pm - 1am C/ La Fuente, 6 - Torrox Pueblo Tel: 952 538 614 - 647 220 813 - 632 854 169


Traditional Indian Tandoori Restaurant EAT AS MUCh AS YOU LikE S P ECI AL OF F ER

We offer an´all you can eat’ menu (as many starters, main courses & desserts as you want) all

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Children under 10 - 6.50€ King Prawns not included

freshly cooked to order SPECIAL LUNCH MENU - 12pm - 4pm - ONLY 6.95€ Any Chicken, Lamb or Vegetable Curry Any Rice or Naan Bread

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Deutsche Bäckerei german Bakery

Opening Hours: Monday - Saturday 7.30am - 2pm Sunday 7.30am - 11am

Pies and cakes for every occasion. Typical German pastry f.e. Pretzel, Crumble Cake, Rye bread and a lot more!!!

Every week New Offers! Tel: 636 153 459

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Avda. Andalucia, 34 (next to Eroski) Pol. Cortijo Amaya Nave 13 TORROX COSTA Email:

CUShiONS, PiLLOwS, ACCESSORiES, iNTERiOR & EXTERiOR DECORATiON TEL: 952 53 17 32 / 617 553 880



Unisex Professional hairdresser Tues - Fri 10am -2pm / 3.30pm - 6.30pm Sat 10am - 2pm (Closed Mondays) Tel: 610 876 127 Erica Villegas Estilistas Torrox Costa C/Centro Internacional - Bq77- No. 2 Torrox Costa (behind furniture store) EXCLUSiVE!!! SASSOON hAiRDRESSiNg PRODUCTS



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Schlosser Reisen, your Travel Agency in Torrox Costa with more than 30 years experience. We offer flights, hotels, packages, transfers or our scheduled daily excursions with pick up from Torre del Mar to Almuñecar. Granada, Seville, Cordoba, Ronda or Gibraltar are our destinations. Also we can help you find an apartment for long or short stay.

Unisex Professional hairdresser with more than 9 years experience in two of the most top named hair salons in Nerja Erica has now opened her own salon in Torrox Costa!!! Erica Villegas. Erica will give you a very warm welcome and is fluent in English and is Spanish speaking. Facebook: Erica Villegas Estilistas Torrox Costa / E-mail: C/Centro Internacional Bq77-nr. 2. Call: 610 876 127 Tejidos Belen specialists in cushions, pillows, accessories, interior and exterior decoration. We repair your sofas and terrace furniture to measure. Call 952 531 732 or 617 553 880 Pol. Cortijo Amaya Nave 13 Torrox Costa. The german Bakery have been 10 years in Torrox. They offer a wide range of products eg: German bread, rolls, pasteries, cakes, sandwiches, sweet snacks & fresh coffee. The bakery offers daily fresh bread & bakery products. Orders can be placed by phone, email or sms. Be prepared for Birthdays and special occasion cakes. Special orders can be made as late as two days notice. Our products are made from the finest of ingredients which allows you to enjoy a healthy balanced diet. We only use natural products without flavouring or additivies. We have something for everyone, & special rates for events and functions Fischhaus - Nordsee Fish Deli Weekly fresh deliveries from the North Sea Coast. Smoked fish from our own Smokehouse in Torrox. Open Mon - Fri 10am - 3pm and 6pm - 8.30pm. Closed Saturday and Sunday. Kitchen open until 6.30pm. Tel: 637 041 155 to find out more. Calzados Pradas for real leather shoes made in Spain! Avd. El Faro No. 2. Call: 609 526 912 or email: calzadospradastorrox@gmail.com44 Rebeccah Curtis wellbeing Centre The centre is open Tues-Sat 10am until 6pm. Urb. Laguna Beach, Centro Commercial B, No. 16 Torrox Costa, Tel: 952 53 01 22 &  651 956 284 Contact Lewis insurance Services for reputable buildings & contents insurance, car insurance, private medical insurance, pets insurance, funeral plans, cars bought & sold, call Mark on 653 322 392


Fish Deli - Smokehouse - Restaurant wSmoked Fish from our own Smokehouse in Torrox wWe smoke Eel, Halibut, Mackerel, Salmon, Trout, Gilthead, Butterfish & much more Paseo Maritimo, Avda. America, Blq. 89, TORROX COSTA Tel: 637 041 155

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The very name conjures up images of pantomime fairies and cats! However the Romans named it La Paloma, the Pigeon! The villages perches, perhaps a little pigeon like, 600metre above sea level, with spectacular views of the Sierra Tejeda, Almijara and Alhama as well as the verdant valley below. It is situated 16kms from the coast and is probably the smallest of the Pueblos Blancos to be found in the Axarquía. Not much is known about the origin of the village but in 1493, catholic monarchs gave the village to Diego Fernandez of Cordoba, second Earl of Cabra, as payment for his services during the re-conquests final years. Later the Medinaceli family owned it until 1811 when the Parliament of Cadiz banned family ownership of villages. From then it had its own council until 1868


when it was joined with Sayalonga. During the years 1884 – 86, Corumbela along with Sayalonga and some coastal areas suffered from an outbreak of phylloxera, the disease which destroyed the vines, this and a series of earthquakes during this time resulted in most people leaving the area. Nowadays Corumbela remains a sleepy village with about 300 inhabitants. One of the most striking things about the place is the church with its Mudejar style minaret, apart from that there is only a small bakery and Meson Los Arcos a barrestaurant. For more entertainment Archez is a few minutes drive away with plenty of restaurants and bars. Or the bustling much larger village of Cómpeta is not far away. Corumbela is 49kms from Málaga and is on the Mudejar route of the Axarquía. The easiest way to get there is either to drive past Arenas and Daimalos, or up past Algarrobo and Sayalonga then turning left for Archez and carrying on over the bridge to Corumbela

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Axarquía Solicitors Taxes to be paid by sellers when selling their real estate properties When selling a property in Spain we advise you to find out in advance exactly how much it is going to cost you to do this. When a transaction takes place, most of taxes and expenses are paid by the Buyers; but the Sellers should know that they will also have to pay some taxes. These are: -LOCAL PLUSVALiA TAX. This is a tax on the increase of value of the land from the last transmission of ownership. This is calculated by the local Town Hall where the property is situated. When selling a real estate property it is always advisable to go in advance to your local Town Hall to get an estimate of this “Plusvalia Tax”, to avoid an unpleasant surprise later. -CAPiTAL gAiNS TAX. This is a tax on the profit if made when selling a property, payable to the Spanish Inland Revenue and is calculated by taking into account the difference between the purchase price paid (+ taxes and expenses of the purchase) and selling price (+ taxes and expenses of the sale). Again it is advisable to find out in advance an estimate of the Capital Gains Tax. Depending upon the Seller’s tax status in Spain, the Capital Gains Tax has to be paid in different ways: NON TAX RESiDENT SELLERS: - the Buyer of the property is obliged by law to withhold 3% of the selling price and pay it to the Spanish Inland Revenue on behalf of the Sellers. Sellers can claim a refund from this 3% tax paid if no profit was made, or if the amount paid was higher than the actual Capital Gains Tax due. TAX RESiDENT SELLERS: - The Sellers have to declare and pay the Capital Gains Tax, if any, the year after completing the sale of their property, (i.e. If sold in 2015 include it in 2016’s declaration).

In order to make sure all of the taxes are either paid or reclaimed correctly and to ensure a worry free completion of the sale we strongly recommend that you contract the professional services of a solicitor. If you are thinking of selling your property and wish to know in advance the amount of taxes that you will have to pay, please do not hesitate to contact us. We will be pleased to meet you free of charge to study your particular case in detail and provide you with a precise estimation on taxes to be paid. José Manuel Garzón – Senior Partner Axarquía Solicitors To arrange an appointment at our Axarquia office, you can contact Melanie Elst on Mob. 685 589 802 or via e-mail on or visit their website, See main advert opposite

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Random Joke :) Some years ago a small rural town in Spain twinned with a similar town in Greece. The mayor of the Greek town visited the Spanish town. When he saw the palatial mansion belonging to the Spanish mayor, he wondered aloud how on earth he could afford such a house. The Spaniard replied:‘You see that bridge over there? The EU gave us a grant to construct a two-lane bridge, but by building a single lane bridge with traffic lights at either end, I could build this place.’ The following year the Spaniard visited the Greek town. He was simply amazed at the Greek mayor's house: gold taps, marble floors, diamond doorknobs, it was marvellous. When he asked how he’d raised the money to build this incredible house, the Greek mayor said:‘You see that bridge over there?’ The Spaniard replied:‘No.’...............


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My name is Steve Woods and I am a solicitor based in Chester, UK, specialising in claims for asbestos related diseases. I have been dealing with these claims for over 25 years and I aim to provide a professional but personal service. I often visit people in Spain and I have recently been to Competa, Benalmadena and Torremolinos. We all know that as we get older we can develop breathing problems. These problems can have a variety of causes but after investigations, such as x-rays or scans, problems with shortness of breath can be attributed to exposure to asbestos. These investigations can show whether lung damage has been caused by smoking or exposure to asbestos – this can cause very serious illnesses: asbestosis, diffuse pleural thickening and mesothelioma (a cancer that attacks the protective linings of the lungs). It is not only workmen who have used asbestos themselves who develop these diseases but also other men working in their vicinity or wives and other family members who come into contact with their work clothes. It does not matter if the person involved has died, claims are still possible in certain circumstances. If you or someone you know has been diagnosed with an asbestos related condition or has breathing problems and has come into contact with asbestos in the UK please get in touch. You may be entitled to claim damages or benefits in the UK and I can help on a no win no fee basis. A change in the rules now enables a solicitor to agree with his client to take

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Argentinian Meats Cooked To Perfection Torre del Mar is fast becoming an up-andcoming place for fine dining, with many types of food on offer such as Chinese, Indian, Japanese, American, Spanish, English and Argentinian to name but a few. This month I decided to dine at “Fogon del Pibe”, a lovely Argentinian grill restaurant in Tore Tore On entering the restaurant we were greeted by a very polite waiter who spoke English too... This always helps!! There is a choice of seating – either inside the nicely-decorated restaurant or on the large terrace which is heated in the winter months. There is an extensive menu offering soups, salads and the restaurant’s speciality – all types of excellent Argentinian meats. Chicken, goat, lamb, pork and beef are all cooked to perfection by Matias, the owner and an Argentinian chef. I chose a lovely salad to start. This was a bit different to a normal typical Spanish mixed salad, which was quite refreshing. It was filled

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Kitty Harri’s Sculpture Garden A N  A RTIS TIC   JEWEL  IN  THE  A NDA LU C IA N MO UNTAI NS It is almost a year since Kitty Harri's Sculpture Garden opened its doors to the public, a short drive from Almuñecar. Nearly 1000 visitors have come to have a complementary glass of wine and nibbles at the poolside bar before losing themselves on the trails of lush vegetation that house over 130 sculptures by 20 international sculptors Half of the sculptures are made by Kitty Harri herself, a bestselling novelist (writing as Kitty Sewell) and award winning sculptor. At various meetings and symposiums around Europe she has met sculptors who see the Garden as a desirable venue for exposure and have generously donated or lent works. Several artists from as far away as California have created their sculptures in situ, as "Artist in Residence". The Garden is also of great interest to gardeners. Over the years Kitty has planted a vast variety of exotic trees and plants and these now give shade to many seating areas where visitors can sit and contemplate the sculptures and

the spectacular mountain and sea views. kitty and her partner Nick Tasker welcome you any Sunday of the year, between 10am - 4pm. Groups numbering 6 - 40 are welcome any other time of the week by appointment. Events, birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, photos shoots, etc. can be arranged in the garden. High quality catering is available. For more details and directions: 639 563 213 / 609 706 210 See main advert on page 57

Cars, offices, patio doors, glass curtains and we can put the tint film into a roll down or vertical blind for occasional use. In fact: If it’s glass we’ll tint it! For more information contact: 958 496 571 / 644 546 176

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Recipe Of The Month STUFFED gREEN PEPPERS ingredients 6 green bell peppers salt to taste 1 pound ground beef 1/3 cup chopped onion salt and pepper to taste 1 (14.5 ounce) can whole peeled tomatoes, chopped 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce 1/2 cup uncooked rice 1/2 cup water 1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese 2 (10.75 ounce) cans condensed tomato soup water as needed Method 1. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. Cut the tops off the peppers, and remove the seeds. Cook peppers in boiling water for 5 minutes; drain. Sprinkle salt inside each pepper, and set aside. 2. In a large skillet, saute beef and onions for 5 minutes, or until beef is browned. Drain off excess fat, and season with salt and pepper. Stir in the tomatoes, rice, 1/2 cup water and Worcestershire sauce. Cover, and simmer for 15 minutes, or until rice is tender. Remove from heat, and stir in the cheese. 3. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. (175 degrees C). Stuff each pepper with the beef and rice mixture, and place peppers open side up in a baking dish. In a medium bowl, combine tomato soup with just enough water to make the soup a gravy consistency. Pour over the peppers. 4. Bake covered for 25 to 35 minutes, until heated through and cheese is melted and bubbly.

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We offer safe, tranquil accomodation for your cat. Our pens are safe and secure but with all the comforts of home, making it very cosy. Only 20 mins from Torre del Mar, inland towards Vinuela, Campo Cats is a short 2 min drive from a main tarmac road which gives very good access. We welcome inspection visits where we can discuss your cat’s personal needs. We only accept cats that are fully vaccinated Also, we can provide a collection & delivery service. For further details, call Linda on: 665 510 735 Campo Cats Cattery

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The Importance of Drafting your Will A new legislation was passed by the European Council on July 4. The new European Union rules – now known as EU 650/2012 – are applicable to successions to all member states as of August 17 this year. The UK, Eire and Denmark have opted out, citing incompatibility between the differing legal procedures. Expats in Spain have the choice to apply either the law of nationality or the law of habitual residence to their succession. The habitual residency choice leaves many inconsistencies as to whether this is in the country of residence, or the country you were most associated with at time of death. In the latter case, the law of succession of that country will apply. The new regulation will be applicable to all assets in the EU, and will apply in Spain. Axarquía Lawyers has received many enquiries about the drafting of wills in Spain, directly related to the new EU regulations. Drafting a will is one of the most important duties that you will undertake. Do not leave this to chance – as well as the very important new clause, there is also the matter of the translation. This will ensure that the law of nationality will be applied to assets in the inheritance. Anyone concerned about these matters should


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seek the advice of a lawyer with expertise on EU successions. Habitual residents whose wills do not include the above-mentioned clause will have their inheritances executed under the Spanish law on succession. Although the regulation came into force in 2012, the provisions will not apply until August 17. That said, wills can be prepared and executed now, but do take note that until that date, the old regulations will apply and your wishes for your country of birth – or nationality – or your country of residence will govern your succession. Your present will remain valid if death occurs before midnight on August 16. There is no guarantee that your wishes will be respected, though – even if the clause is added. The cost is 145€ per person all inclusive with no extra charges, including meeting with clients, translation,notary assistance and fees. Call us now for a free appoinment.


Are you looking for a pool contractor who can Repair, Refurb or Construct a Swimming Pool? Look no further, because at Axarquia Pools we do it all w Re-tiling / acid cleaning and re-grouting w External electrical lighting, pool lighting, electrical pump refurbishment and renewal w Access ladders and step construction

w Construction of swimming pools / wet areas and external showers w Leak detection and repair w Salt systems w Pool covers / safety nets w Pool automation A leak equal to 2mm in diameter in your swimming pool will lose 1,500 litres of water in a day. If you are adding 5 - 7cms of water to your pool a week, you have a leak.

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Funny Facts About Men Us men are such simple creatures 1. If you shake your groove thing in front of a man, you’re pretty much guaranteed to have anything you want. 2. Men enjoy long romantic walks to the beer fridge. 3. Men waste thousands of gallons of fuel every year, driving around while not asking for directions. 4. Men can slip into a coma while sitting in a retail store chair waiting for you to come out of the fitting room. 5. 50% of men claim they would feel comfortable if their girlfriend had a lesbian lover. Ohh. Emmm. Geeeh. 6. Putting toilet paper on the roll is not common sense, it’s a super power. Apparently only women have this magical power.

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7. For the love of Pete, what is the big deal about golf ?! It’s a big patch of grass with a little dimpled ball… MmmKay. Rocket science for boys. 8. Men roll their eyes at words like ”commitment, and change the toilet paper roll” 9. If you find dirty socks and underwear nearto or semi-near the hamper, there is a man nearby. Note : He will claim innocence. 10. A woman speaks about 7,000 words a day; a man speaks about 2,000. 11. If it’s attention that you want, don’t get in a relationship with a man during playoff season. 12. Men do things that make us go aaaackkkkkk and make us go ahhhhhhhhh all at once. How weird. 13. The front lawn is the Holy Land. It’s not to be messed with.



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Friday Market (Established for over 10 years) Venta Baja - 9.30am - 1pm

Great market, Great atmosphere, Great prices!!!

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FOR EVERYTHING TELEVISION Providing Solutions to the ever changing Television Services by Satellite and Terrestrial TV Why not visit one of our weekly Saturday Demonstrations and see how we can provide a solution for you (not IPTV) BBC, ITV, SKY, SPANISH, TV REPAIRS SKY WITH FILMS & SPORT + BT SPORT HD & ESPN ONLY 25€ PER MONTH

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Large Terrace with Barbecue Great Ambience & Exquisite Tapas Breakfasts & Drinks Molino de Velasco, Local 10 Vélez - Málaga Tel: 952 50 46 96

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It’s Official - Spain Healthiest Country To Live In Europe :) Spain is officially healthiest country to live in Europe Spain is today still the healthiest place to live in Europe, despite its economic problems, and quite possibly in the world, according to the medical journal Lancet, with an average of 70.9 years of healthy living, and a life expectancy of 81.4 years. According to the European League Table, which is comprised of data collected over a 20 year period, the healthiest place to live in Europe is Spain, which also beats many other countries in the world. The country ranks number one for life expectancy with an average of 81.4 years, which is two years longer than people living in the UK. In fact the UK is way down the list in 12th place, behind Greece, Ireland and Germany. The US isn't doing too well either, and is listed at number 17, with on average 67.9 healthy years and a life expectancy of 78.2 years. Lancet has attributed a combination of factors

to Spain leading in the results, including healthy eating (with the Mediterranean diet), the warmer climate and more walking. One factor is that Spanish families still care for ailing relatives taking daily meals to those in hospital. They say that premature deaths from falls are also low. 1. Spain: average healthy years - 70.9; life expectancy - 81.4 2. italy: average healthy years - 70.2; life expectancy - 81.5 3. Australia: average healthy years - 70.1; life expectancy - 81.5 4. Sweden: average healthy years - 69.6; life expectancy - 81.4 5. Canada: average healthy years - 69.6; life expectancy - 80.6 6. France: average healthy years - 69.5; life expectancy - 80.9


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Venta baja, puente don manuel A Summer of Chilled out days and nights!! Open all day Friday & from 5pm Sat & Sun

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Fresh Daily Fruit, Salad & Vegetables & so much more! FRESHNESS GUARANTEED! All the usual favourites inc. Parsnips, Swede, Sprouts, Fennel, Fresh Herbs and all seasonal Fruit & Veg Great range of Homemade Pies, inc. Steak & Kidney, Steak & Guinness and Chicken & Mushroom. HOT Sausage Rolls and Cornish style Pasties cooked on the premises NOW - Handmade Sausages from ‘Ye Olde Butcher’. Lots of varieties inc. Pork & Leek, Tomato & Oregano, Lincolnshire, Cumberland, Chilli & Garlic and more Come and try our renowned Honey Roast Ham and NOW Roast Beef - Delicious!! *Extra Mature Somerset Cheddar Cheese *Wide range of Homemade Pickles *Fresh Farm Eggs *Variety of Personalised Greeting Cards *Large Variety of Freshly Prepared Ready Meals Wholesale supply to bars & shops also available OPENING HOURS - Open Mon - Fri 10am - 4pm Saturdays 10am - 3pm

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La Vaqueria

2016 income tax reduction brought forward

Benamargosa is a beautiful traditional white "pueblo" of Andalucia. This particular region of Andalucia is known as The Axarquia, renowned for it’s mild climate and agriculture The hills around the village are dotted with olives, grapes and almonds whist the fertile river basin is full of lemons, mangos and avacados. A beautiful drive out and only 20 minutes from the A7 exit at Velez Malaga (by El Ingenio shopping centre) Artist Su Derrick, has spent the last 9 years turning her home; La Vaqueria (old village dairy) into a fantastic arts and crafts centre with a beautiful arty garden, shop full of arts and crafts, gifts and souvenirs + a selection of tasty home made food to eat in or take away. For a great day out drop in to browse, chat and eat then follow it up with a drive on up to Comares, the highest inhabited village in The Axarquia. For more details see main advert on page 96

The Spanish government has brought forward the additional reduction in the Personal Income Tax to July 1. It was planned for 2016. This reduction will mean extra savings for taxpayers of 1.5 billion euros. Salaried employees or pensioners earning 15,000 euros will pay around 18.8% less tax – a reduction of 278 euros a year − while taxpayers earning 20,000 euros should save 254 euros per year, a reduction of 9.4%. For more information, please



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Cruise to wed again American actor Tom Cruise looks set to marry for the fourth time – and to a young lady who looks the image of wife number three. Cruise popped the question to his British assistant Emily Thomas, 22, who looks eerily like exwife Katie Holmes. The Top Gun star popped the question during a romantic break in Morocco. Hollywood big hitter Cruise, 53, married actress Mimi Rogers, 59 – who introduced him to the controversial Scientology Church – in 1987. He has also wed and divorced Hollywood babes Nicole Kidman, 48, and Katie, 36. Emily started working for the star last year, and with her long brown hair and hazel eyes she is a lookalike for his most recent wife Holmes. “Tom has fallen head over heels for Emily, and she feels the same way” said a close source. Naughty Naomi Hot-tempered supermodel Naomi Campbell has been convicted of assault and sentenced to a six-month suspended sentence in Italy. The ruling is the resolution of a dispute which dates back to 2009, when Campbell hit an Italian paparazzo with her purse, injuring his eye. In a statement, Campbell's lawyer said he would be appealing. In 2009, Campbell and her then-boyfriend Vladimir Doronin were sightseeing in Italy. Photographer Gaetano Di Giovanni allegedly followed the couple during their tour of Sicily; irritated, Campbell swung her purse at him, scratching his eye. This is Campbell's fourth conviction for assault.

She previously pleaded guilty to assault in 2000 after throwing her cellphone at her personal assistant. Then in 2007, she pleaded guilty again to assault, this time after pitching a crystal-studded BlackBerry at her housekeeper. One year later, she pleaded guilty to assault, after she kicked and spat on two police officers in London Heathrow Airport following a dispute over lost luggage.

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Please mention The Sentinella when responding to adverts whitney’s daughter dies Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of the late Whitney Houston and R&B singer Bobby Brown, has died at the age of 22. Brown was discovered face down and unresponsive in a bathtub on 31 January. Police said she was found in the suburban Atlanta home she shared with Nick Gordon, the man she called her husband. A police report described the incident as a "drowning". Mr Gordon said at the time she did not appear to be breathing and lacked a pulse before emergency services arrived. Although she was found face down in her bath, the 22-year-old also had bruises on the front of her body. Authorities later concluded that she had suffered injuries to her face and mouth in a car crash several days earlier, saying they were not the result of foul play. She was placed in a medically induced coma and had been breathing with the aid of a ventilator before she died. She never regained consciousness. Whitney Houston was found dead in a hotel bath in Los Angeles in 2012.


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Conservation Caprio NICE guy Leonardo DiCaprio used his superstar status to raise £25million towards preserving the planet. The audience was full of big shot celebs when the actor, 40, held the second annual fundraising gala for his Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation recently. Sir Elton John, 68, was spotted catching up with Sylvester Stallone, 69, and John Legend, 36. Michelle Rodriguez, 37, was stunning in a revealing black dress, and Irina Shayk, 29, bared her cleavage in a very low-cut gown. Kate Hudson, 36, hung out with Leo’s girlfriend Kelly Rohrbach, while he gave speeches and Lewis Hamilton, 30, got cosy with Naomi Campbell, 45.

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Joke Book Still available!! Yours truely has put together a joke book containing 84 pages of solid jokes & funnies. No pictures, no spaces, just pure unadulterated laughter. A great stocking filler!!!! “A great read” “I couldn’t put it down” “Tears were rolling down my face” “I literally laughed my socks off” Priced at just a fiver, it’s a must buy to keep by the loo! Available at the Trapiche Market on Tuesdays or The Friday market in Puente don Manuel. Alternatively, email: or call Tony: 664 689 138


Every Tuesday 9.30am - 1.30pm

Come and enjoy a cool relaxing morning at Los Jardines del Trapiche, THE nicest market venue on the Costa. EASY PARKING Outside courtyard and air conditioned function room full of fabulous stalls offering something for everyone. Browse at your leisure and enjoy a coffee in the beautiful shadey gardens Take the A-272 turning onto the Velez-Malaga road A-356. Turn off at El Cruce restaurant towards Benamargosa. Over the roundabout and we are on the left just before the private airfield

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Funny One Liners Smile Be nice to your kids. They'll choose your nursing home. Beauty is in the eye of the beer holder. Beer: It's not just for breakfast anymore. Before you criticise someone, you should walk a mile in their shoes. That way, when you criticise them, you're a mile away and you have their shoes.

Change is inevitable, except from a vending machine. Chocolate: the OTHER major food group. Consciousness: That annoying time between naps. Corduroy pillows: They're making headlines!

Better to understand a little than to misunderstand a lot.

Could you drive any better if I shoved that cell phone up your ass?

Bills travel through the mail at twice the speed of cheques.

Criminal Lawyer is a redundancy.

Borrow money from a pessimist, they don't expect it back. Boycott shampoo! Demand the REAL poo! C program run. C program crash. C programmer quit.

Daddy, why doesn't this magnet pick up this floppy disk? Death is hereditary. Despite the cost of living, have you noticed how popular it remains?


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& t i u Fr Facts Veg Ginger Ginger is among the healthiest (and most delicious) spices on the planet. It is loaded with nutrients and bioactive compounds that have powerful benefits for your body and brain. It has a very long history of use in various forms of traditional/alternative medicine and can be used fresh, dried, powdered, or as an oil or juice. It is sometimes added to processed foods and cosmetics and is a very common ingredient in recipes. It contains gingerol, a substance with powerful anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects. Ginger can treat many forms of nausea, especially morning sickness. It has a long history of use as a sea sickness remedy, and there is some evidence that it may be as effective as prescription medication. It may also relieve nausea and vomiting after surgery, and in cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy. It has been shown to be effective against exercise-induced muscle pain and stiffness. In one study, consuming 2 grams of ginger per day, for 11 days, significantly reduced muscle pain in people performing elbow exercises. In a controlled trial of 247 people with osteoarthritis of the knee, those who took ginger extract had less pain and required less pain medication. Another study found that a combination of ginger, mastic, cinnamon and sesame oil can reduce pain and stiffness in osteoarthritis patients when applied topically. Ginger may drastically lower blood sugars and improve heart disease risk factors. It also appears to speed up emptying of the stomach, which can be beneficial for people with chronic indigestion and related stomach discomfort. Ginger powder may significantly reduce menstrual pain. In one study, 150 women took 1 gram of ginger powder per day for the first 3 days of the menstrual period, and it managed to reduce pain as effectively as the drugs mefenamic acid and ibuprofen.

There is some evidence, in both animals and humans, that ginger can lead to significant reductions in LDL cholesterol and blood triglyceride levels. The 6-gingerol contained in ginger may have protective effects against cancer. Some studies suggest that the antioxidants and bioactive compounds in ginger can inhibit inflammatory responses that occur in the brain, and there is also some evidence that it can enhance brain function directly. There are also numerous studies in animals showing that ginger can protect against age-related decline in brain function, suggesting that it could help fight Alzheimer’s disease.

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We welcome you to inspect, select & collect from our SHOWROOM at LAKE VIñUELA In order to give clients individual attention please phone for an appointment before visiting. We are situated at KM29 (on right) off A356 1km past Camping & Pantano Restaurant. We are signposted from there. From bouncy chairs to buggies, stairgates to sterilisers. Everything you need for when little ones come to visit. PHONE DAWN ON: 627 931 360 WEBSITE: EMAIL:


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Colon Hydrotherapy also known as Colonic irrigation, colonic hydrotherapy, or a "colonic", is a treatment which is used to wash out the contents of the large bowel by means of copious enemas using water or other medication. Relieves the following: Benefits include: wMakes the digestive system more wConstipation & Diarrhea wAtonic Colon & Chronic effective wMaintains regularity and prevents flatulence (lazy colon) wDiverticulitis & Ulcerative constipation wDecreases risk of colon cancer wSusceptibility to infection & wIncreases energy Eczema wImproves concentration wAllergies & Migraine wImproves whole-body well-being wFungal diseases & Dysbacteria

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Amazing Business Opportunity From Keidi Keating – the Editor As most of the regular readers of The Sentinella will know, I recently married an American man and moved to the USA. As part of creating my new life there I’m letting go of a lot of my old life here in Spain. So there’s an exciting, sky’s the limit opportunity for an entrepreneurial sort (or for a potential partnership) who thinks big and takes action! Kami and Tony (my sister and brother-in-law) do a fantastic job running The Sentinella magazine so nothing is changing with that side of things and they will continue to run The Sentinella Axarquia edition as usual. However, I have decided to sell The Sentinella licensing rights. In other words, a massive opportunity exists for someone to expand The Sentinella into other regions of Spain and countries where expats gather across the world. Someone could choose to do this either by setting up

Sentinella magazines in different areas themselves and then selling them, building a massive network of magazines as a thriving business, or selling the licensing rights to other people who can set up The Sentinella in their area. None of the existing editions of The Sentinella (Axarquia edition, Costa tropical edition, and the Malaga editon) would be affected by this, as they are now all independently run. If anyone is interested in the price for this unique opportunity, or for more info, please email Keidi at

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People Who Come And Go People who Come and go – 10 – Ana, Molino de Alboran

unique property and retirement afoot, why move on, I ask Ana?

“Of all the houses in Andalusia, for us, only two are perfect! El Molino de Alboran is one of them” And with that the new owners put their names to a contract to purchase!

“When I saw the house five years ago I was just stunned by its beauty and had to have it! But now, with my daughter settled in London, I am faced with retiring here alone. Many of my Spanish born friends are in Marbella and at my age, a smaller, more manageable but equally beautiful house there, designed by Donald Grey, caught my eye. So when I accepted the offer for the mill, I was happy to put down a deposit on my future Marbella home.”

Granada born Ana has owned this 250 year old mill for five years, dividing her time between a busy job in London as an interpreter and the pure enjoyment of the natural surroundings and stunning character of her beautiful country home in Andalusia. Ana spent five happy years visiting and enjoying the mill with her daughter and former partner. Now retired, new plans were in her mind, so when her buyers came along and it was love at first sight, it seemed like the perfect moment for her to move on. The mill, over 300m in size with huge rooms, amazingly thick beams, high ceilings and a stunning inner patio with a tall palm tree, plus fish pond, large pool, jacuzzi and sauna, is tucked away in a hidden valley between Torrox and Cómpeta and was beautifully refurbished a few years ago, maintaining its original character, charm and rustic elegance. With such a

We very much wish Ana luck with this new chapter in her life and many years of happiness to the new owners of the wonderful, historic Molino de Alboran.

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The fish is called so because it has spines all over its body to protect itself from predators. The porcupine fish is a medium-sized fish that is 25-90 cm long, but it can enlarge itself up to twice its size by swallowing water or air and inflating like a balloon When it inflates its body, these spines stand out, and it seems like hundreds of needles are protruding from the body Once the fish inflates its body, it is simply impossible for its predator to attack. Peculiarly, if a predator gobbles up the fish before it gets time to inflate its body, it still inflates itself in the mouth of the predator, which results in the death of the two

They can live up to 10 years Their reproduction method is also very distinct. The male and the female fish mate in the open ocean, or sometimes, a group of males mate with a single female. The eggs fertilized at this time drift to the surface of the ocean due to currents When the eggs hatch, the larvae float on the surface of the water. When they become small fish, they go to the bottom of the ocean, in the reef These fish are found in warm water oceans, specifically along the Atlantic coast. Their diet usually consists of sea jellies and molluscs. They also have a natural tendency to spurt jets of water on their prey. If kept in an aquarium, they can spurt water on other objects when they are hungry These fish also eat crabs, oysters, clams, and snails as their teeth and jaws have modified to crush the hard shells of their prey

Porcupine fish give off a type of mucus from their body which provides protection against parasites and infections. This also helps them move faster in water as they are naturally very poor swimmers Porcupine fish almost always hunt during the night when they move stealthily to find their prey

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A Boy and His Dad Edgar Guest, 1881 - 1959 A boy and his dad on a fishing-trip— There is a glorious fellowship! Father and son and the open sky And the white clouds lazily drifting by, And the laughing stream as it runs along With the clicking reel like a martial song, And the father teaching the youngster gay How to land a fish in the sportsman’s way. I fancy I hear them talking there In an open boat, and the speech is fair. And the boy is learning the ways of men From the finest man in his youthful ken. Kings, to the youngster, cannot compare With the gentle father who’s with him there. And the greatest mind of the human race Not for one minute could take his place. Which is happier, man or boy? The soul of the father is steeped in joy, For he’s finding out, to his heart’s delight, That his son is fit for the future fight. He is learning the glorious depths of him, And the thoughts he thinks and his every whim; And he shall discover, when night comes on, How close he has grown to his little son. A boy and his dad on a fishing-trip— Builders of life’s companionship! Oh, I envy them, as I see them there Under the sky in the open air, For out of the old, old long-ago Come the summer days that I used to know, When I learned life’s truths from my father’s lips As I shared the joy of his fishing-trips.

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Multi Cultural Night Of Music And Dance As part of its cultural week, the Ayuntamiento of Canillas de Albaida presents the fourth night of multi-cultural music and dance in the Plaza (main square) in Canillas de Albaida on Sunday 4th October. Admission to the event is free, but there will be opportunities to donate to local charities. The idea behind the event is to create an evening of music originating from as many countries as possible and there will be performers from Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, England, Ireland, Wales, Sardinia, Africa, Holland and France. The event will be hosted by Inez Leniere and Roger Sparks in Spanish and English and they will open the concert at 7.15pm. Local duo, Acoustic Roots, comprising of Roger Sparks and Mitch France, will play a lively set of songs and tunes from around the world on guitar, mandolin, banjo and ukelele. Acoustic Roots will also finish the night off with a set of dancing music.

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Fabel y Rayden, a sister and brother act from Cómpeta, bring a little American dance culture to the evening, and Barba Pipers will play two sets of Celtic music from Ireland, France and Spain. Originating from England, Italy, Germany, Switzerland and Sardinia, Los Aquimistas will be playing a mix of swing, blues and jazz, while Africa and The Netherlands will be represented by Xenophone - African Percussion, who perform a set of percussive pieces to include some African dancing. Aire Flamenco, a band of three musicians from Cómpeta and Árchez, play all styles of music, including rock & roll, reggae, etc and Biddies que Bailan Irish Dancers (all local) will then perform an eight-hand reel followed by a ceilidh where the audience can take part. For Youtube footage of previous concerts, key in "Canillas de Albaida Multicultural night"


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Humour, whimsy and lightness of spirit are all qualities that come into play in “Ant-Man.” This enjoyably off-the-cuff franchise starter takes a cue from its incredible shrinking protagonist (played by Paul Rudd) and emerges with a smaller-scaled, bigger-hearted origin story than most comic book heroes are typically granted. After a brief 1989-set prologue introducing Dr. Hank Pym (a younger-looking, digitally airbrushed Michael Douglas), a brilliant scientist whose particle research is highly coveted by the forces of S.H.I.E.L.D., the movie settles into a loose-and-casual vibe as it shifts to present-day Northern California, where we first meet Scott Lang (Rudd), a skilled cat burglar who’s just spent three years in San Quentin.

He’s picked up by his old cellmate Luis (Michael Pena), who tries to coax him back into a life of petty crime with his current associates (Tip “T.I.” Harris and David Dastmalchian), but Scott is determined to go straight and reconnect with his young daughter, Cassie (Abby Ryder Fortson). That means paying child support to his disapproving ex, Maggie (Judy Greer), whose cop fiance, Paxton (Bobby Cannavale), doesn’t think much of Scott’s ability to turn over a new leaf. Scott is soon cracking a giant safe in someone’s basement, where he finds a slightly battered-looking, ’60s-era black suit, and experiences its properties firsthand: Not only can he shrink to the size of an ant, but he also takes on cannonball strength and bullet speed. As it turns out, both the basement and the suit belong to Hank, who devised his shrinking technology years ago as a powerful U.S. military weapon but ultimately shelved it, lest it fall into enemy hands. Now, however, Hank needs someone able and willing to don the suit again, and he has settled on Scott, whose impressive stealth, agility and talent for thievery are just the skills Ant-Man needs. And from there the film explodes into the usual comic-book style that we all know and love. Star Rating - ****/*****


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s e p o c s Horo by Juanita Banana of ARIES: March 21-April 20 September is an excellent time for Arians, especially in relationships and romance, although care should be taken in prospective economic partnerships. If you loan money this month beware that it may not be repaid! TAURUS: April 21-May 21 Although the height of the summer is drawing to a close, Taureans need to be extra mindful of skin/sun related issues this month so please beware and be careful of over exposure to the sun. In addition think twice before spending unnecessarily

let the universe show you the way LIBRA: September 23 - October 22 Whether in a relationship or living solo, September is an harmonious time for Librans with interesting opportunities. A female family member will come up trumps with ideas and funding for projects SCORPIO: October 23 - November 21 A good time to act on phone calls and emails that may lead to work challenges and unexpected positive opportunities and outcome. Don´t spend all month working and planning – time out is necessary for your mental and physical wellbeing

GEMINI: May 22-June 21 Geminiis should take things slowly during September and exercise prudence most especially in dealings with finance and gossip

SAGITTARIUS: November 22 - December 21 Try to relax and concentrate on just one thing at a time or stress will overwhelm and mask some great results. Burn some lavender oil and go out and have fun!

CANCER: June 22-July 22 A time of reflection for Cancerians. Past grudges should remain historic while remembering the positive and forgetting the negative and not so good. There are opportunities for promotion and changes within your working sphere

CAPRICORN: December 22 - January 20 Exciting times as the end of one cycle arrives and the start of another begins for lucky Capricorns. You´ll need quality sleep and nourishment to replenish energy and keep up!

LEO: July 23-August 23 A great time for romance – give in! This month is also a great time to introduce new ideas and projects in your profession, perhaps something geared towards a better balance with family life

AQUARIUS: January 21 - February 19 Unresolved and unnecessary jealousies can threaten your relationships this month. Neither is this a good month to begin a relationship, whether personal or at work

VIRGO: August 24-September 22 A passionate and intense month for Virgoans, so a time to add responsibility to the mix! Think about your real wishes and ambitions and

PISCES: February 20 - March 20 Especially as regards finances, take the advice of a close family member to avoid losses in September, and well aspected business prospects and proposals will arise and be maintained


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s iary e t a D he D on T Whatu´sr area? r o o F in y Every Tuesday Bar Atila, Puente don Manuel, Quiz 8.30pm. 682 502 870 Every Thursday Evening Bar Viva, C/Dr Maranon, Torre del Mar. Quiz night with a difference. From 8.30pm. Hosted by yours truely, Tony of The Sentinella. Come on down for a great evenings entertainment. Call to reserve your table 952544362 Nerja History Group meets the first Friday of each month at the Cultural Centre, Calle Granada, Nerja at 11.30. For more information, contact Jill Christian-Smith on: 952 538 526 664 760 405 Oct 12 POCAPECUNIA, the Charity shop in aid of the Love A Child Foundation, has reformed the shop and is twice as big now. We are still always in need of clothes, household items, paperbacks,

CD's and DVD's. Opening hours: Mon-Sat from 10am to 1.30pm. Calle Bella Vista 6 in Nerja (between the Parador and Hotel Villa Flamenca). Every Wednesday learn to draw and paint. Art classes at La Vaqueria, Benamargosa. 11am1pm, 10â‚Ź includes refreshments and home made cake! See advert on this page. Golf: TOGS (Torrox Golf Society) if you would like a friendly but competitive game of golf each Sunday morning at Baviera, then why not join TOGS, possibly the friendliest Society on the Costa. Email: or call Captain: George Clay on 625 936 814 Colmenar Social Club. We are a small social club based in the western part of Axarquia. We meet every Wednesday at the Arco del Sol in Colmenar at 12.30pm. We enjoy regular outings, quizzes, bingo and annual specials such as our plant sale and murder mystery evening. Non members are welcome. Marjorie on 951 163 071

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Da For Thetes Diary Scottish Country Dance Classes Every Tuesday evening from 7.15pm - 9pm at El Trapiche Restaurant, for all levels, with or without partners. For further information please contact George Bain on 619 069 966 RBL - Nerja We have regular lunches on the 1st Friday of each month at “La Pena Parda “restaurant in La Herradura and at Al Andalus hotel in Maro on the 3rd Thursday of each month. Non members are most welcome and should contact Marilyn on 952 526 423 ( or Dave on 654085811 ( to book, also anyone interested in joining the Legion. RBL - Benajarafe Branch Meet every Friday from 12.30-2.30pm, at the coastal, Puerto Niza restaurant, we enjoy bingo, quizzes, more entertainment & monthly outings, a superb lunch inc. drinks, & we welcome all new and existing RBL members. Tel: 603 879 308 Volunteers needed. The Costa Animal Society needs your help, particularly with their efforts at the Sunday car boot markets in Nerja and Almuñecar. If you have some time, and especially if you own a 4x4 or other large vehicle, your assistance in transporting and selling goods on a Sunday morning would be much appreciated as both these markets help raise much needed funds to care for rescued animals. If you can assist CAS in any way - fund raising, airport runs or fostering - please call Wendy at 660 271 984 or Vera at 680 315 880. SEEKING CHARITIES - People helping People Do you know of any SPANISH Charities (O.N.G) who help people and are seeking funding? The American International Club is currently seeking Spanish Organisations who are seeking assistance. The organisation will be presenting a donation at the Dia de Residente event this April in Nerja. If you are aware of an organisation that assists Spanish people, please send an email with contact information to Coral CoraXalia Do you like singing? We are inviting new male and female singers to become members of the local choir, Coral CoraX

alia. Good atmosphere, all nationalities, good repertoire, performances, social events, possible touring, etc. Rehearsals on Thursdays 17.30 - 20.00 in Vinuela village, Casa de Cultura. Plenty of free parking. Come and join us! For more information, call 669 682 139 English / 689 111 352 Spanish La Vaqueria Benamargosa Every wednesday learn to draw and paint. Art classes at La Vaqueria, Benamargosa. 11am-1pm, 10€ includes refreshments and home made cake! See advert on page opposite. Every Thursday Art & Crafts Class at La Vaqueria 11am - 1pm, lots of fun, refreshments included. See main advert on opposite page Every first Sat of the month La Vaqueria has a mosaics day for all levels. 3pm - 7pm costs 20€ with materials & meal incl. Every Sunday from 12 midday Sunday Brunch Buffet. New every 3rd Sunday Live music Acoustic Roots and Rooters Gigs for September Fri 4th Acoustic Roots Restaurante La Plaza, Canillas de Albaida Tel: 952 553254/609 167127 Sat 5th The Rooters, El Recreo from 8.30pm Competa Tel: 952 516043 Fri 11th The Rooters, Bar Extremeña, Archez Tel: 686 558362 or 696 343116 Sat12th Acoustic Roots,Teteria Hierbabuena CompetaTel: 951 707638

AXARQUIA MARKET GUIDE Every Tuesday Country Farmers Market between 10am and 1.30pm. Los Jardines del Trapiche Call: Anita 627 877 164 Every Friday Chiringuito Antonio Market, 10am - 1.30pm Puente don Manuel. Vinuela Ecological Farmers Market Opp. the Pharmacy. 1st & 3rd Sat each month. 10.3014.30. Fresh Handmade organic produce. Fruit & Veg, Cakes, Chutney & Jams, Sweets, Tarts, Bread, Pasta & Fresh Sauces, Mustards, Olive Pate, Natural Soap, Fertilizer, etc

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Royal British Legion Torre del Mar For information on events tel. 663 658 354 We meet every Wed at La Vega Rest Torre Del Mar next to Mercadona E-mail: / Lux Mundi Ecumenical Centre, Lux Mundi Ecumenical Centre, Torre del Mar. Avda. Moscatel 1”I”, (Jardines Viña Malága/Antigua Casa de la Viña), Torre del Mar, 29740. Opening hours Mon through Fri10.00 to 13.00 and 15.00 to 18.00. Tel.952 543 334 E-mail; Web: PLEASE NOTE ThE CENTRE RE-OPENS iN SEPTEMBER FOR ThE USUAL DAiLY EVENTS TiMES MONDAY TO FRiDAY 10.00AM TO 13.00h. Excursions and Events for September Mon 21st to Thurs 24th – Coach Excursion to Huelva, the trail of Christopher Columbus and Rio Tinto Mines. Your excursion starts on Mon, driving to Huelva with a stop on the way for breakfast and on arrival you will be staying at the 4* NH Luz hotel on a half board basis. After checking in there will be free time to visit the 18th century Cathedral of the Merced. Dinner will be at the hotel. Tues you will join the coach for a tour around the Columbus route, visiting the 14th century Santa de la Rabida Monastary, where Christopher Columbus stayed just before leaving on his voyage. There will be free time for lunch after which you will continue the tour to the Convent of Santa Clara in Moguer and the Sanctuary of Nuestra Senora de la Cinta. You will have dinner in the hotel. Wednesday there will be another coach tour to the Rio Tinto mining park for an historical journey through 5,000 years of mining. Thursday is the journey home. After breakfast there will be free time and you will be leaving Huelva about mid-day, when on the way there will be a stop for lunch. Ticket price 275€ per person for a double room, 325€ singles. Money may be paid in 3 instalments the full amount to be paid by the 1st September. Proceeds for fund raising. Departure times Viñuela (Football Pitch) 8.00am, Algarrobo (Lidl) 8.30am, Caleta 8.40am and Torre del Mar (Bus station) 8.45am. From our humble beginnings in El Morche, our U3A has grown both in numbers of members and the area that we have activities. We now have more members than ever and reach out to Com-

peta and Canillas de Albeida as well as along the coast with our groups. We also have a new Web Site where you can see the activities we offer and contact us for further information. Not only have we brought people with common interests together, many of our members have made new friends with fellow members. Please take a look at the website and contact us if you would like to know more or be part of us. Perhaps you have a subject or knowledge that you would like to form a new group around. We would love to hear from you. Please use the “Contact us” facility on the website. Phoenix Club meet every Tuesday in the Restaurant above Supersol (nr the Police Stattion) Torre del Mar from 12.00 midday to 1.30pm. call Gail 951 067 723 Sunday 27th Sept A special menu will be served at Restaurante Sabina in Almuñecar. Specially prepared lamb shoulder served with boiled potatoes and red cabbage.This two course menu including a mixed salad starter, bread and a complimentary glass of wine is priced at just 14€. See advert on page 52

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What’s O n? CardioDance: Learn to salsa, cha cha, swing and hustle to an aerobic workout. Dance classes also held in all these, plus rumba, salcha and choreographed routines. Call 606 086 300 Come and Learn to Dance Ballroom & Latin American Dancing (11 different dances). *New beginners class 8.30-10.30pm (class and practise)*. Improvers, Intermediate classes and private lessons from 7pm or, just come and dance on a large floor 9.00-10.30pm. Qualified, v.experienced, patient teachers. Have fun learning or improving! Bar & friendly people. Partner not necessary. Cafeteria Avenida (near Police Station & petrol station) For more info call Eric and Jennifer 95 252 3599 (The Nerja Dance Club) The American International Club is a social club open to all nationalities which spans the area from Almunecar to Torrox and beyond. Activities include tapas runs, monthly excursions, petanque, coffee mornings, dinners and walks. The Club raises funds for Spanish charities and each year makes a significant donation to a local organisation as a way of saying "thank you" to our host nation. Our motto is "If it isn't fun, we don't do it". To join in the fun email: Los Romanes Royal British Legion. We have changed our venue and day. We now meet in BAR ATILA, PUENTE DON MANUEL, every Tuesday commencing Tuesday 10th February. "We are a small branch with a big heart". For 2015 we are looking to increase our membership, So if you are interested you will be made very welcome. You don't have to have been an ex member of the armed forces to join. Our aim is to have some fun, quizzes, bingo, beetle?, whilst making money for the RBL Poppy Appeal. Interested? then please contact the Branch Secretary Joyce on 692 551 385. The Trapiche Social Club meets every Wednesday from 12noon to 2pm at the Trapiche Restaurant ( on the Velez to Vinuela Road) All are welcome to come and meet friends and make new friends. Pop in and see, a warm welcome awaits. call: 680764130 Move It To Music! classes take place in Nerja on Saturdays 11-12 noon, at the Time Sport Gym, Avenida de Pescia 21, Nerja. 5€ per class. This is an informal and friendly dance fitness class, ideal for the newly-retired. For more info contact 675 846 217

Amigas de Casa is an English speaking women's group, who meet on the second Thursday of every month at Venta Talillas in Vva del Trabuco. The meetings are from 11am till 1pm. Every month we have a speaker and or demonstrator. These are very varied...... Xaviera Hollander to Roger the Laird (whiskey talk with tastings) with a very wide variety in between. Although based in Vva del Trabuco we have members from as far afield as Salar, Antequera and Colmenar. 952 031 478 or 660 628 056 e-mail is The 'Big Cats' are coming. We are a group of Jaguar enthusiasts living in Spain. We hope to meet once a month or so for a meal and a good old chat about our JAGS. On occasions we will organise something a little more special, Mystery Tours or Weekends Away. The Jaguar Enthusiasts' Club is the largest Jaguar Club in the world. The Club was formed in 1984, by members of other Jaguar Clubs, for the enthusiast who not only used, but maintained or restored their SS, Jaguar or Daimler. For more info contact Philip Wray on 669 434 457 or Join El Valle! El Valle is one of Axarquia’s most successful and longest running social clubs. We are based in the Lake Vinuela area, 10 km inland from Velez Malaga, and most members live fairly locally but we also welcome people from the coast and further afield. At our monthly meetings you can find out about our wide range of activities that range from the cultural and gastronomic to quizzes, games and films. We also organise days out and short trips away. Through its members El Valle has links to groups that enjoy a variety of pursuits including leisurely scenic walks, more

energetic cross-country hash runs, photography, quad biking, drama, bird watching and dancing. So whatever your interests El Valle has something for you! We meet on the first Mon of each month (apart from Aug when we take a break!) at the Camping Bar, Lake Vinuela. Please visit for directions. Meetings start 7:30 but we start arriving from 7pm so come early and introduce yourself so that we can help you make the most of what El Valle has to offer. You can also meet us on Fri mornings from 11:30-12:30 at Meson Sara at the Puente don Manuel crossroads to join us, book an event or have a chat. You can also visit our website:


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n o i t a m r Info ...In our own random order! Bus Times Call: 952 540 936 Nerja-Malaga 06:30, 07:30, 08:30 08:55, 10:10, 11:10, 12:25, 13:40, 14:55, 15:55, 17:10, 18:40, 19:40, 20:25 Malaga-Nerja 07:00, 08:15, 09:15, 10:30, 11:45, 12:30, 13:00, 14:00, 15:15; 17:30; 18:45, 20:15, 20:45, 21:30 Expect to pay approx 2.90€ one way and 5.15€ round trip Nerja-Nerja Caves 08:10, 08:25, 09:40, 10:40, 11:50; 11:55, 12:35, 13:10, 13:35, 14:25, 15:25; 16:40; 18:10, 18:55, 19:30, 20:10 Nerja Caves-Nerja 08:45, 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 12:15, 12:50, 13:30, 14:45. 15:45, 17:00 17:45; 18:30; 19:30; 20:15 Expect to pay approx 0.80€ one way Nerja-Torre see Nerja-Malaga times Torre-Nerja 07:45, 09:00, 09:15, 10:00, 11:00, 11:15; 11:45, 12:30, 13:15, 14:45, 16:00, 17:30, 18:15, 19:30, 21:00, 22:00. Church services in English Services at inglesia de San Miquel (St, Michael's Church) every Sunday at 12 noon (except during May) and at Capilla de Nuestra Señora del Carmen (Fisherman's Chapel, Chinasol). There is a short service of Holy Communion Wednesday's at 9.30am in the Church Shop, Calle Malaga, Nerja. Details of how to find the churches are also available in the Church Shop. Priest in Charge: Father Geoff Johnston Tel: Church House 952 521 339 Church Shop 952 522 460. Competa - Holy Communion every Sunday at 5.30pm in the Parish Church, Plaza Almijara, Cómpeta Tel: 952 219 396 Malaga - St. George´s Church in the Engish Cemetery. 11.00am Sundays Tel: 952 219 396 Velez-Malaga - Capilla De San Jose, Calle Linares 7, Velez-Malaga. Sundays 10.30.

Local Police : 091 guardia : 062 Fire : 080 Website Tel 952 407 050 Anglican communion. Torre del Mar - St Barnabas Church (IERE) Spanish episcopal services in English at 11am, Morning Prayer 1st and 3rd Sundays. Holy Communion 2nd and 4th Sundays. Tel. 952 030 461 (Priest). Lux Mundi Ecumenical Centre, Avda Moscatel 1 "I", (Gardens of Viña Malaga/ Antigua Casa Del Viña). Roman Catholic - Torre del Mar - Lux Mundi Ecumenical Centre, Saturdays 5pm, (Winter), and 18.00pm. Sunday Anglican Church of St. Barnabas (IERE) 11am. Morning prayer 1st & 3rd Sundays, Holy Communion 2nd & 4th Sundays. Torre del Mar Evangelical Church Torre del Mar Christian Community Church (Presbyterian in partnership with the Spanish Evangelical Church) meets every Sunday for Worship in English at 11.30 in Calle San Andres, 29 in Torre del Mar. Everyone will be very welcome. Pastor Steve Anderson Tel. 654884658 Puente don Manuel - El Puente Christian Fellowship Sunday Worship - 11 am. Midweek activities - Pilates - Mon 1pm-2pm, Bridge club tues 2.15-6pm, Charity shop/books open Wed, Fri & Sat 10-1.30pm. Bible Study Thursday 57pm. We meet at El Puente Christian Fellowship premises situated underneath Maroma Inmobiliara, El Cruce de Puente don Manuel Phone 952 115 220 or 952 518 185 Bank hours Usually 8:30am-2pm except Sundays, Bank holidays and Fiestas. Please note, the majority of banks will not accept bills to be paid (ie: electric, phone, rates) after 11am. Taxis Torre: 653 917 004, Nerja: 952 520 537 Velez Malaga: 653 917 004, Puente Don Manuel: 952 510 992 Mob: 616 034 636.

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Tourist information Nerja: 952 521 531 Torre del Mar: 952 541 104

Telefonica Dial 1002 to report a fault on the line. For general enquiries dial 1004

weekly Market days Mondays: Torrox Costa Tuesdays: Nerja & Country Farmers Market, at Jardines del Trapiche on the road to Benamagosa. wednesdays; Rincon de la Victoria, Algarrobo Costa & Camping Vinuela Ctr.A356 KM30. Thursdays: Velez Malaga & Torre del Mar & Frigilana Fridays: Puente don Manuel & Cala de Moral Saturdays: Caleta de Velez , Competa & Benajarafe, Algarrobo Costa, Opp Lidl (1st & 3rd Saturday each month) Sundays: Malaga

Airports Malaga 24-hour information 952 048 484 or 952 048 804 granada 952 048 804

Consulates Uk Opposite the main bus station Edif, Eurocom Bloque Sur C/Mauricio Moro 2-2º- Malaga 902 109 256 or 913 342 194 ireland Avda, de los Boliches, Nº15 Fuengirola 952 475 108 Netherlands/Dutch Avda, Palma de Mallorca, 57 Edif. Castillo San Louis, bajo 29620 Torremolinos 952 380 888 germany C/Mauricio Moro 2, Malaga 952 363 591 Sweden 952 604 383 France 952 226 590 / 952 214 888 Belgium 952 559 159 Denmark 952 211 797 Luxembourg 952 857 197 Chemists

Airlines Shops 10am - 2pm - 5pm - 8:30pm (generally) The municipal market (fruit and veg) and the weekly markets are only open mornings. water Supplies Velez Malaga: 952 506 450 Nerja: 952 520 154 Malaga: 952 135 013 Railway Stations Malaga: 952 360 202 granada: 958 271 272 Town halls Torre and Velez: 952 500 100 Torrox: 952 538 200 Nerja: 952 548 400 Competa: 952 516 006 Rincon: 952 402 300 Malaga: 952 135 000 hospitals Nerja Ambulatorio: 952 523 131 Velez Malaga: 951 067 000 iTV Call: 902 702 727 - Open Mon - Fri 08.00am - 18.45pm, Sat: 08:00am 12.45pm


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) : a h a Jokes h A man joins a very exclusive nudist colony. On his first day, he takes off his clothes and starts to wander around. A gorgeous blonde walks by, and the man immediately gets an erection. The woman notices his erection, comes over to him and says, 'Did you call for me?' The man replies, 'No, what do you mean?' She says, 'You must be new here. Let me explain. It's a rule here that if you get an erection, it implies you called for me.' Smiling, she leads him to the side of the swimming pool, lies down on a towel, eagerly pulls him to her and happily lets him have his way with her. The man continues to explore the colony's facilities. He enters the sauna and, as he sits down, he farts..... Within minutes, a huge, hairy man lumbers out of the steam-room toward him, 'Did you call for me?' says the hairy man. 'No, what do you mean?' says the newcomer. 'You must be new,' says the hairy man, 'It's a rule that if you fart, it implies that you called for me.' The huge man easily spins him around, bends him over a bench and has his way with him. The newcomer staggers back to the colony office, where he is greeted by the smiling, naked receptionist, 'May I help you?' she says. The man yells, 'Here's my membership card. You can have the key back and you can keep the £500 membership fee.' 'But, Sir,' she replies, 'You've only been here for a few hours. You haven't had the chance to see all our facilities.' The man replies, 'Listen lady, I'm 68 years old. I only get an erection once a month. I fart 35 times a day!!' ------------------------------------------------------------I am entering "Rear of the year” soon, well I was chatting up two ladies about an hour ago and as I walked away I heard one say to the

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1. I give you a group of three. One is sitting down and will never get up. The second eats as much as is given to him, yet is always hungry. The third goes away and never returns. What are they? 2. You're a cook in a restaurant in a quaint country where clocks are outlawed. You have a four minute hourglass, a seven minute hourglass, and a pot of boiling water. A regular customer orders a nine-minute egg, and you know this person to be extremely picky and will not like it if you overcook or undercook the egg, even by a few seconds. What is the least amount of time it will take to prepare the egg, and how will you do it? 3. If a boy and a half can eat a hot dog and a half in a minute and a half, how many hot dogs can six boys eat in six minutes? 4. A father is four times as old as his son. In twenty years, he'll be twice as old. How old are they now?

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wSunshine woodwork and Building Services. Woodwork, building, plastering, bricklaying etc. Free quotation, no obligation. Call: 606 510 479.

wAnalysis Clinic, Haematology, Coagulation (Contro of Warfarin), Biochemistry, Inmunology, Hormone, Bacteriology, Parasitology, Special analysis. Home visits for blood tests. Antonio Armijo Navas, Specialist in Clinical Analysis. Urb. Costa del Oro, Local-4. Torrox Costa, Phone: 952 53 23 93

CAR ACCESSORIES wwindow Tinting, A mobile service for your convenience, ITV legal & certified. Cut out annoying glare. Stop U/V. Protect Children & pets. Be Cool. Enjoy the sun don't suffer it! Call Ian 902 888 176/ 644 546 176

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COMPUTERS All computer problems solved. Torrox/Nerja and surrounding areas. Free Advice. No Fix No Fee. Hardware, Software and Website solutions. PC service - only 50€. Call Rab on: 952 967 124 or 645 236 259 wDavid Fenton: Computer help Specialist. Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer since 2000. House calls, remote assistance or bring it to me. Help and impartial advice with all types of technology. Tel 952549607, Mob 654899976


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CARPET & UPHOLSTERY CLEANING wRoy’s Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning. Professional Machines, 18 years experience. All areas covered. Call Mark on 958 640 068 or 656 561 669




wRegisitered Chiropodist/Podiatrist offering a complete footcare service in the comfort of your own home. 25yrs experience NHS & private. Call: 636 866 715

wwayne’s Drains & Plumbing Est.1999. 24 Hour call out. Tel/Fax: 952 539 425. 24 Hour Service: 634 275 030 / 657 862 628 wAt Your Service Plumbing, Electrical, Prop. Maintenance Torre del Mar/Puente don Manuel area. Ex. Corgi reg. with over 35 years experience. Tel: 951 066 064 / 692 330 420 Email:

CHIROPRACTIC CARE wPhilippe Druart D.C., grad. from AECC (GB) and USA, 30 years exp., opens a chiropractic clinic in Frigiliana, C/ Blas Infante, 2 bajo. Consultations: Monday from 16.30 to 20.30, Wednesday from 10.00 to 14.00, other days on appointment only. Tel. 951 708 672 & 678 691 387. Email:

ELECTRICIANS wElectro-Cute! English J.I.B. Electrician. For all your electrical needs and problems. Fault finding/Lighting and Power/Electric gates and Intercoms/Pool and water Pumps, Rewires/Upgrades. Over 46 years exp. Tel Stefan 610 048 919

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wElectrician - All jobs from a socket to rewires, Fault Finding and Intercom Systems. Call Andrew 618 640 155 Email: wSparkinspain - Electrical installations and maintenance. Local from Nerja to Velez-Malaga and inland to Competa and Frigiliana. Call Colin 951 242 449 or Mob 666 707 297 Web:

wMaintenance of gardens and Swimming Pools. English, German and Spanish speaking 24 year old. David: 656 775 928


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wSuppliers of a sterile grass – Vetiver. Used for stopping erosion. With an incredibly strong vertical root system. Very cost effective. Visit for more information on the Vetiver Grass System. Call: 692 288 657 email:

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wSpanish Management Vinuela (next to the Farmacia) 666 135 516 or 650 702 258 Web: Email: wZalia properties, long established sales rental agents, Lake Viñuela area. Car hire, Pool, Villa cleans etc. 9-5 Camino Venta Baja, 952 519 718 / 663 093 782, 696 206 158

whandy Andy for all the jobs you cannot or do not want to do. All services, discount for senior citizens. Telephone 610 683 719

ESTATE AGENTS/REAL ESTATE wFleming Properties, Calle Dr. Fleming, 1, Nerja. 952 524 140 or 637 278 306/606 087 362,

wAxarquia Properties S.LCall; 626 038 851 or 952 436 Email: wBuy A home Spain Calle Pintor Cipriano Maldonado 7A, Edificio Salares, 29740, Torre del Mar. (Opposite the bus station) Call: 952 547 554 or 680 210 414. Email: Website: wThe house Specialist A different way to do Real Estate. Avda. Andalucia, 104, Torre del Mar. Tel: 952 540 118.

FABRICS wFabric warehouse Malaga We specialise in curtain

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FURNITURE wCudeca hospice Charity Shop – Torre del Mar C/ Infante 21 – Edf. Jamaica Bajo Tel: 663 083 273 MonSat 10.00 – 13.30 / Mon- Fri 17:00 – 20.00. Nerja C/ Almirante Carranza 15 Tel: 663 083 503 Mon-Sat 10.00 – 13.30

HEALTH & BEAUTY wweight Control - Herbalife Independent Distributor, Bea Savory, 95 253 4795 (business opportunity also available): wEsencia Natural cosmetics, incense, soaps, perfumes, makeup, face & body products and herbal tea. Avd Andalucia, 51, Caleta de Velez Call: 615 289 624 Email/Facebook

HEALTH SHOPS wRincón Natural Nerja: natural remedies, organic food, natural skincare products, spelt husk pillows, incense, feng shui crystals & tibetan bowls. Alternative therapies: personalised weight control coaching, massages, craneosacral therapy, metamorfic technic, beauty treatment AgeLoc. C/ Carretera 1, Nerja. Tel: 952 523 503

HEATING wRedwell® – the leading brand in Infrared Heating Systems. White panels and designs like mirrors, pictures, glass etc. Low consumption, low running time due to partial storage material inside. Prevents damp. Contact/showroom: Avda. El Faro, Bl. 75, bajo 9, Torrox Costa, call 952 539 742,, Business, Stops mould. Reduces Condensation. Cheap to run. Contact us on 951258010 / 635445279. Try before you buy. Email:


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INTERNET SERVICES wRiosat SL,High speed reliable internet & telephone services for home, businesses, offices, hotels, bars & restaurants etc. SDSL packages available. We also offer Movistar mobile dongles foranyone in a Movistar 3G/4G coverage area.Call: 951239310/626679018. Email: Web: http// wTooway Fast internet for everyone. SuperFast 18 MB Satellite Internet available anywhere. Tel: 667 440 632

INTERNET TELEVISION (IPTV) wiPTV television No frills just like the good old days but up to date TV service. Tel: 951 390 567

INTERPRETERS winterpreter - English/Spanish - based in Vélez-Málaga. English nationality, but fluent Spanish and extensive experience. Inexpensive hourly rates. Confidentiality guaranteed. Call Toni to discuss your requirements. 952557733 / 606010580

wTranslator/interpreter service. For any situation where a Spanish speaker is required, eg: Town Hall, Hospital, NIE, Residencia, Social Security, ITV, reading and translating letters, written translations etc. Reasonable rates. Call Mariam on 633 637 774

KENNELS AND CATTERIES wThe Dog house While you are away on holiday or a weekend break, your dogs live in our house alongside our dog. Large play area, lots of country walks. Pet collection/del. service. Vet services on call. Gourmet meals if required. 'Only the best for your pal'. Ring: Phil 649 079 321 Comares/Benamargosa. Ex cat & dog airlines.UK. Recommended. Refs available. whome From home Dog Boarding at my 10,000m2 finca in Riogordo. No kennels just lots of excercise, fun and cuddles. Also within 15km daily home visits for dogs, cats, horses. Call: 678 189 019 or e-mail:

LAUNDERETTES Bubbles Launderette Calle Manuel Marin 1, Nerja. open 9am - 5pm Mon - Fri, 9am - 1pm Sat for all your laundry needs. Offering a free collection & delivery service for the nerja area. Call now on 665539256

LAWYERS wCarmen Silvia, Solicitors Abogados, Spanish solicitors, English Spoken, Torrox Costa, Urb. Costa del Oro local 8, (very near Nota-ria Office). Free initial consultation, 952 967 004 Email:

MAINTENANCE wi.C. Services (New builds, restorations, plumbing, painting & maintenance) English - Colin 692 300 396 Spainish - Ian 633 587 148 Email:

MARKET GOODS wMr Clutter Wants your Goods, House and garage clearances, shops and bars - old stock, any item considered. Call David: 686 375 089 - or if preferred email a list to Cash available and efficient service, Now buying Antiques,Gold & Jewellery.

MECHANICS wFully Qualified City & guilds Mechanic, Servicing, Camshaft drive belt and much more. ITVs and ITV work carried out. Call: 696 578 771 or email:

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The Sentinella Paginas MEDICAL CENTRES wDr. Bernadette Veeger General Medicine 952 532 065, 617 913 196. Consultations by appointment and house visits. English, Español, Deutsch, Francais, Nederlands. Centro Mar y Salud, Paseo Marítimo, El Morche/Torrox Costa, wSimpleCare: a perfect way to access affordable private healthcare services at a fraction of the normal cost, specialist consultation from €24, annual membbership €59., Tel 952532023, email wMedical Centre and Dental Specialist a team with over 25 years of experience, 5 languages spoken, available 24hrs. Block 88, Torrox Costa. English, German, French, Russian. Call: 952 530 357

METALWORK wMetalwork made to measure - Gates, Doors, Rejas. M.O.T. welding and on-site repairs. All areas. Also building work. All work guaranteed. We support the Axarquia Animal Rescue Charity. Andy: 952 517 502 or 676 719 066


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POOLS wPeace of mind for all your pool and garden maintenance requirements. References can be given call Terry and Kim on: 633534732 or e-mail:

PRINTER INK CARTRIDGES wink Cartridges for all makes of Printers. Original or Compatible. Tuesdays: Jardines del Trapiche Market. Fridays: Chiringuito Antonio Market, Puente don Manuel or call for free delivery 627 242 977 email:


wBlue Badge Mobility.S.L Hire & Sales of Mobility Scooters, Wheelchairs, Bathroom aids, Toilet Aids, Stair Lifts, Long term rentals, Best prices on the Costa. Quality Service. Contact Gary Or Sara 952967015 /635445279

wBuy A home Spain C/ Pintor Cipriano Maldonado 7A, Edificio Salares, 29740, Torre del Mar Call: 952 547 554 or 680 210 414. Email: Website:



wRods motorcycles. Mobile motorcycle service and repairs. From scooters to superbikes. All makes and models. Factory trained technician. Contact 633 287 190.

NURSERY EQUIPMENT wNursery Needs An established, quality nursery hire service for when babies & small children come to visit. All orders come with a free toy for the duration of the hire, please phone Dawn on 627 931 360

OPTICIANS wheiko by heiko, Avda Andalucia 119, Torre del Mar 952 967 923

PLASTERERS “The Master Plasterer” 20+ yrs Exp. Plaster and Rendering, coving, wall stitching and nylon matting specialist. Tel Darren 693 712 475

PLUMBERS wJust Plumbing. Just a quick and reliable plumbing service. Just a reasonably priced local business. Just polite, prompt and tidy. Just phone Dave on 689 647 849. Discounts in Riogordo, Colmenar, Comares.

wMan with A Van, 7.5 tonne capacity, Ikea collections and fitting long and short haul, also roofing and decorating services. Call Steve 633 337 619 Email: wTransportation to Uk to Spain to Uk. Whole van loads or single items. Good rates. Regular trips. Also local removals. Call Graham: 620 353 594 Email:

RENT A CAR wRent a Car Estrella Rent Delivery and collection at Malaga airport or in your location. Automatic cars. Unlimited kilometers, full insurance, VAT and additional driver included. - 952 511 209

RESTAURANTS wTaj Mahal (Torre del Mar) Avenida Andalucia,Bloque Jupiter, Pasaje Timon 2, Calle Timon, Torre del Mar Tel: 952 547 798 or 665 675 053 wTaj Mahal (Puente don Manuel) Next door to Chiringuito Antonios, Venta Baja Tel: 952 510 886 / 667 934 731


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wTaj Mahal (Torrox Costa) Ctra Vacional - 340 next to Post Office. 952 534 972 / 634 051 635

wAquamarine Pools - Maintenance, Technical Service, Installations, Repairs, Diagnostics & Consultations. Email: Tel: 600 811 355

wRestaurant Caribe, Bloque 7, Local 13, Costa del Oro, Torrox Costa. Tlf: 952 530 831

SATELLITE T.V. wTotal Satellite installations Call Phil on: 629 556 266. wSky Costa Certified aerial/satellite installer. For all your satellite needs. Call for a free no obligation quote: 667 440 632 or email: wSky Shop Torre del Mar. Call: 667 235 205 or 952 541 147 wSat. Co. BBC & ITV for free & Sky Digital, dishes, alignments, installations. We also sell HD TVs. Call Tom 7 days a week for service. 657 484 853. All equipment delivered, installed & guaranteed for 2 years. Free demos every Sat. 2pm Technomate &TV repair service wTechno-Vision, TV Packages, Internet services & Computer Repairs. Centro Comercial El Zoco, Nerja. Tel: 952 520 946 (Mon-Fri 10am-2pm) Mob: 657 066 782 & 649 915 289. Web: Email:

SECOND HAND SHOPS wSweethome Second hand Shop. Second hand furniture and decoration, Bric a Brac, etc. We also buy your unwanted furniture and undertake house clearances with delivery service or pick up. Email: Contact Patricia: 625255487. Jardines del Mar del Penoncillo, BLQ 32, Torrox Costa

SECURITY wPERFECT Alarm S.L., Caleta de Velez. High quality security systems, like video surveillance, alarm systems, perimetric protection systems, home automation. Worldwide surveillance of your property. If requested, we are licensed to connect to a monitoring station. We speak English and German. Call Mr. Martin on 608 517 661

SOLICITORS wDel Prado & Partners, specialists in many areas of Spanish Law. Call: 952 52 72 74 / 952 52 17 47

STORAGE/ PARKING wCaravans/boats storage + general storage. 24hr security, best rates. Caravan storage from under 1€ a day. Long term discounts also available. Almayate Costa N340. Tel: 680 180 468

TAXIS w 24 hour English speaking taxi Call Javi on 653 917 004 wNeed a Taxi, call Luis Gonzalez - Airport Services Algarobbo/Torrox area Call 606 15 33 23 / 628 23 91 83 or e-mail:

TELEVISION SERVICES want your T.V Channels back? We have two options via internet or via satellite dish. All areas covered. Call: Paul Anderson (Senior Engineer) 657 081 469 or 952 464 378

T-SHIRT PRINTING wTees & Polos Embroided & printed, TShirts & Polo Shirts. Great prices. Free design Call: 664 210 468 Email:

UPHOLSTERY wFabric warehouse Malaga For all your interior and exterior upholstery needs. Transform your sofa, cushions, curtains and patio furniture, covers for jetskis, motorbikes, cars, trailers etc. Tel: 608 052 385

VETS wPet Vet Clinic La Herradura, Vaccinations, X-Ray, Dentistry, Operations, Pet Shop & More... C/Alhambra Nº3, La Herradura. Tel: 609 977 564

WEB DESIGNERS wSpanglish webs, Web designs, Database Programmes, Hosting, Domains, Real Estate Sites, English – Spanish Translation. All at realistic prices. Call Rachel: 951 70 46 27 or 691 660 187 Website: Email:

WINDOW TINTING wMobile service itv legal Solar reflective tint for glass curtains, balconies, yachts stop fading, heat ,glare, save money on cooling make living in the sun comfortable. 958 496 571-644 546 176

To advertise call 664 210 468 or email

WIN !!!!!


Competi tion

Your great little mag is bringing you a series of fiendish “Name that building” competitions in association with various local businesses This month is sponsored by gabinete psicológico SiNNE. They are

offering a prize of a free first session Simply name the famous building below. If you think you know the answer, then email it to: by 20th September 2015 THE WINNER FOR  AUGUST WAS  JENIFER MOLINA FROM ALGARROBO CONGRATULATIONS !!!



gabinete psicológico SiNNE See advert on page 43 Gema Jiménez Garcia Tel: 952 544 358 / 647 074 840

August’s Answer: St. Paul’s Cathedral

Please note: this competition is not open to employees of The Sentinella Magazine or Gabinete psicologico Sinne. The competition is open from the 1st - 20th September 2015. The draw will take place on the 21st September and winner notified by the 1st October 2015. Only one entry per person. We will announce the winners full name in the October issue.


Avda. Andalucia, 125-A, Torre del Mar Tel: 952 547 601 / 649 123 068 Call us now direct on a Uk number: 0044 207 048 2357

Torrox Costa (118m2 Plot 200m2)

Ref.: R-3978

Nice villa with sea views in Torrox Costa. The villa is in excellent condition and features a wide living room with dining area and a modern kitchen. There are 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a toilet, a storage room and a laundry room. The villa is conveniently located in a mountain village near the beach and a few minutes away from the city and schools with good transport links. Facilities include a swimming pool still not finished in the basement, two terraces with views to the sea, a private garden, a games room with billiard, table tennis and solarium. For your safety, the property is secured by an alarm system. It has parking space for 3 cars. It also has a solar system on the terrace which regulates the temperature of the water

Price: 279,000€

Alcaucín (300m2 Plot 5,400m2)

Ref.: R-3980

A beautiful cottage with spectacular views to the mountains, lake and sea in Alcaucin. This House has a 5,400m2 plot, it is located in a mountain village. The House is in excellent condition (built in 2004) and boasts a spacious living room, a beautiful kitchen with dining area and 5 bedrooms with wardrobes, 4 en-suite bathrooms and a fifth independent bathroom. The wonderful tropical garden housing has two automatic doors, a pool 14 x 6 m, a terrace, a bar with a grill and plenty of seating options. The plot has it’s own well for water supply or the water supply of the town, electricity, satellite TV, ADSL and dial-up connection. All rooms have air conditioning. Windows are double glazed and with electric shutters. A garage provides protection for a maximum of two vehicles. The plot is completely secured by an alarm

Price: 795,000€

FP0987 IZNATE A modern, 153m², 3 bedroom villa on 5,035m² with pool and garage overlooking the village of Iznate with magnificent panoramic views and easy access 279,000€ COASTAL AND COUNTRY PROPERTiES URgENTLY NEEDED FOR SALE OR LONg TERM RENTAL



A newly built 90m² three bedroom villa with 5m x 3m pool set on an 8,972m² plot in the countryside with stunning panoramic views

ONLY 149,000€

NERJA, LA NORIA FP0988 A delightful, 74m², two bedroom, top floor apartment with south facing terrace and views to the Mediterranean. Communal pool and tennis court


Calle Dr Fleming, 1 Nerja. 29780 Tel: 952 52 41 40 Mob: 637 278 306 / 606 087 362

The Sentinella Axarquia September 2015  

The little mag that fits in your bag for info on the go

The Sentinella Axarquia September 2015  

The little mag that fits in your bag for info on the go