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by troyan
Sun Apr 14, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Bastardisation of Bulgaria
Replies: 19
Views: 2801

Re: The Bastardisation of Bulgaria

Hey Mik Im still around and finally got rid of all my baggage in the UK and here much more permanently, the UK is heading into the abyss in so many ways, not least the Political Correctness and mass demographical changes......although I still freelance for a few months in each year, last year I did ...
by troyan
Mon Nov 20, 2017 7:12 am
Forum: Banking/Currency/Insurance/Mortgages
Topic: Happy with your Bank? I'm not!
Replies: 13
Views: 9567

Re: Happy with your Bank? I'm not!

legally you do not own your money once you hand it over to a bank

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U4K6xPm7RG0
by troyan
Tue Nov 07, 2017 5:34 am
Forum: Banking/Currency/Insurance/Mortgages
Topic: Happy with your Bank? I'm not!
Replies: 13
Views: 9567

Re: Happy with your Bank? I'm not!

not great news if you have over 75 k, or if you were a Greek faced with closed banks then limits put on the amount of your supposed own money you could withdraw.........because Banks do not have your money, its a fantasy world as is unbacked fiat currency. On topic I am with DSK Bank in BG now 14 ye...
by troyan
Mon Nov 06, 2017 7:05 am
Forum: Banking/Currency/Insurance/Mortgages
Topic: Happy with your Bank? I'm not!
Replies: 13
Views: 9567

Re: Happy with your Bank? I'm not!

Im with regfrancis Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies reduce the risk of having your money in a Bank.....did you know you do not own your money once you put it in a Bank? BG is the first European country to recognise Bitcoin as a currency and you can pay Bills etc through epay and Fibank are also on board...
by troyan
Fri Sep 22, 2017 4:50 pm
Forum: Getting to & travelling in Bulgaria
Topic: Using the Serbia Route - Recent Observations
Replies: 369
Views: 89898

Re: Using the Serbia Route - Recent Observations

If you are in no rush and want to see a bit of Hungary you can go off motorway the roads are pretty good, drop down through Austria through Graz then head across the A roads through Hungary just skirting lake Balaton and towards Szeged, loads of Lidls along the way
by troyan
Sat Sep 16, 2017 1:59 pm
Forum: Getting to & travelling in Bulgaria
Topic: Using the Serbia Route - Recent Observations
Replies: 369
Views: 89898

Re: Using the Serbia Route - Recent Observations

thanks Trucky its just about the best hassle free route .......another thing I got caught out on in Serbia is the mobile data charges, Serbia are not in the cheap roaming area.
by troyan
Sat Jul 22, 2017 6:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Long stay permit.
Replies: 49
Views: 11012

Re: Long stay permit.

Just had a marathon BG type of runaround with my LC......the previous card only ran for 3 years so I renewed it but they only issued another two years with my new passport but have said I will get the ten year/permanent after that..............the problem I had was they have a new computer system th...
by troyan
Sat Jul 01, 2017 7:44 am
Forum: Getting to & travelling in Bulgaria
Topic: Italy - Greece route
Replies: 114
Views: 33412

Re: Italy - Greece route

Did this route a few times years ago, the arrival or departure from Venice is fantastic.I was a bit envious of the camping on board people,if you do have to wait for a ferry theres a brilliant resort about half an hour from Igoumenitsa..Parga, lovely place.The ferries were really cheap,I dont know w...
by troyan
Sat Jul 01, 2017 7:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Long stay permit.
Replies: 49
Views: 11012

Re: Long stay permit.

Looks like there wont be any problems Brexitwise with those people who have already been in BG for a while ...I just got my card renewed after a lot of hassle, they have a new computerised system which would not recognise my house number because basically it doesnt have one,my electric company just ...
by troyan
Fri Apr 07, 2017 12:28 pm
Forum: Property Letting Advice
Topic: best websites to advertise rental property??
Replies: 105
Views: 54524

Re: best websites to advertise rental property??

I would recommend Homelidays, which in the UK is Homeaway but make sure you are on the French, dutch etc, I used them for years and got a lot of Dutch, Belgian, French...........better behaved than Brits who can be troublesome on occasion

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