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by goodlife
Mon Jan 09, 2012 6:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cost of renovation... Roof / bath / plumbing /electricity ?
Replies: 8
Views: 6641

Its a bit like asking how long is a piece of string, some things are easy to price like windows/ heating. My advice is to get people in and give you a quote on each job that is required, I usually only get quotes on labour for the work and i buy all the materials, go to the hardware shops etc and pr...
by goodlife
Mon Jan 09, 2012 5:53 am
Forum: Village Life - including Gardening, Agriculture, Flora and Fauna Advice
Topic: Chedder Cheese Please!
Replies: 100
Views: 41895

I bought cheddar cheese i think it was November, came in 400g packs and cost 4.99 leva, was bought from a promotion that Lidl's were doing of British foods, very nice Cheese, makes great cheese on toast, macaroni and cheese etc, best thing to do is email Lidls and ask them when they are doing that p...
by goodlife
Sun Jan 08, 2012 4:17 pm
Forum: PRIVATE/PERSONAL ADS
Topic: 2002 vauxhall combo 1.7td in bg 4000leva
Replies: 16
Views: 5177

Ive looked at the op's ad, my interpretation is when you bring a vehicle over into this country for a period of time starting from one day you must have Bulgarian road tax on it regardless if it has UK road tax, you need UK road tax to leave the UK and to drive it across Europe, and as soon as you a...
by goodlife
Sun Jan 08, 2012 2:22 pm
Forum: PRIVATE/PERSONAL ADS
Topic: 2002 vauxhall combo 1.7td in bg 4000leva
Replies: 16
Views: 5177

here we go again mrmike questioning the price, why, this is the private and personal ads section, if you think it is to rich for your blood then dont buy it, im sure that members on this site if they are interested in any items will check up on average price before committing themselves to purchase,...
by goodlife
Sat Dec 04, 2010 11:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Living On 400 Leva A Month
Replies: 76
Views: 29155

Sorry to sound so harsh, but as soon as you let her in she will be back for more, your reputation will be in shreads as no doubt stories will go around the village about you, you did no wrong in turning her away, people may disagree with that but you are here for a reason and I doubt your reason is ...
by goodlife
Sat Dec 04, 2010 11:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Living On 400 Leva A Month
Replies: 76
Views: 29155

yup live life to the full and if that is on 400 leva a month so be it, i spent that the day in Metro and lidls ohh well there is always tomorrow for saving
by goodlife
Sat Dec 04, 2010 11:06 pm
Forum: Ex-Pat Forum - including details of any Car Boot, Tabletop or Craft Sales
Topic: Sunday meet at the Jack Russell
Replies: 87
Views: 43791

Thats good as its getting close to xmas looking forward to treating myself yto your spcial and xmas pud, hmmmm not sure if those two items mix well :roll:
by goodlife
Sat Dec 04, 2010 11:02 pm
Forum: Getting to & travelling in Bulgaria
Topic: BULGARIAN ROAD TAX / VIGNETTE
Replies: 274
Views: 77740

In response to leedarkwoods comments, I remember that couple years back when the question was asked on television news that people were saying where is the money going for the Vinettes, response from the ministers is it is getting plowed back into the roads in repairs and cameras, duhhh ok see the c...
by goodlife
Sat Dec 04, 2010 7:07 pm
Forum: Getting to & travelling in Bulgaria
Topic: BULGARIAN ROAD TAX / VIGNETTE
Replies: 274
Views: 77740

Well i have 4 transports here, I only use one Viniette which is easly changed over, I refuse to buy one for each car as (a) i can only drive one at a time,(b) the roads are sh1t. (c) What I save pays for some of my replacement tyres throughout the year. If people think that is bad of me well frankly...
by goodlife
Sat Dec 04, 2010 7:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Living On 400 Leva A Month
Replies: 76
Views: 29155

Living off 400 leva no problem. You just adopbt 100% the Bulgarian way of life, work the land for your fruit and veg, keep livestock for your meat and eggs, learn how to preserve everything, doing this you are outside all day and not burning electric or Logs, if you do it right you will be too tired...

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