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Re: Parcels

Post Posted: Wed Oct 17, 2018 2:52 pm

Yes, an Apartado is a PO Box number. You will find clusters of these boxes at the end of roads in rural areas or at the Post Office (Correiro).
rodstocker
Topic: Parcels
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Re: Parcels

Post Posted: Wed Oct 17, 2018 6:12 am

Thanks Jetlagged for the info. I haven't used Amazon for some years now; well I have bought a couple of things recently but have had the (small) parcel delivered to friends in the UK who have brought ...
rodstocker
Topic: Parcels
Replies: 29
Views: 6928
 

Re: Parcels

Post Posted: Tue Oct 16, 2018 5:58 pm

[quote]Hi I use Pharoparcel from South Wales to Tavira. 4 times a year.
£30 for 30Kg. Door to door. House to house. Never had a problem![/quote]

But this is using a Shipping Company and there are ...
rodstocker
Topic: Parcels
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Re: Parcels

Post Posted: Tue Oct 16, 2018 12:16 pm

Do you have an Apartado number or do the Correiros deliver to your door?

If the former then my experience is that you WILL [b]NEVER [/b]get a card put into your box. Sorry.

My advice is to get ...
rodstocker
Topic: Parcels
Replies: 29
Views: 6928
 

Re: Parcels

Post Posted: Tue Oct 16, 2018 11:27 am

Some years ago I ordered a number of goods from Amazon. They tend to use GLS who are part of the Post Office. However, because I have an Apartado number GLS [b]WILL NOT DELIVER[/b]!!! They simply retu ...
rodstocker
Topic: Parcels
Replies: 29
Views: 6928
 

Re: A question re moving to Portugal.

Post Posted: Mon Jul 23, 2018 4:10 pm

I live in a remote area in central Algarve and have no telephone line. I rely on a 3G connection for Internet (which is used extensively) and a mobile phone (converted to a fixed telephone) for my tel ...
rodstocker
Topic: A question re moving to Portugal.
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Views: 1208
 

Re: Transferring Thunderbird address book.

Post Posted: Mon Feb 06, 2017 12:53 am

Not sure that I can really help but....

I used the export/import on Thunderbid some years ago and it worked fine. I have emails going back 16 years!!!

So, what happens when you say it "doesn't w ...
rodstocker
Topic: Transferring Thunderbird address book.
Replies: 3
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