New arrival in Gibraltar

Post reply   Start new thread
:: New - Old :: Old - New

Pages: 1 |

Forum home :: Latest threads :: Search forums
The Comments
04 Aug 2012 16:49 by v.b Star rating. 2 posts Send private message

HI ! very new to all of this but here goes....

I will be starting a new job in Gibraltar late August (2012) and flying over from the UK a few days prior to that, so am trying to figure out what to do about accommodation & travel to work for my arrival! I am a single girl in her 20's.

I don't know the area too well (apart from a brief walk around La linea/GIB for the interview) and have no contacts there yet. Seems like there are some nice apartments for rent in la Duquesa but i need to get to work and won't have a car immediately and finding a good safe bus timetable is a bit of a nightmare! ....how come there are so many cheap properties in la Duquesa... could that mean nobody is living there? would it be safe for me? 

Maybe a flat share near Gib or even a car share to work would be an option, but again as i don't know anybody yet it's a bit tricky to sort out prior to my arrival!

 

If anybody has any tips or advice it would be greatly appreciated :)





Like 0      
04 Aug 2012 17:51 by nigel188 Star rating in Estepona. 625 posts Send private message

 Hi There

I do know if this will help you.See website below

http://housing.justlanded.com/en/Gibraltar/Flatshare/3

 

Good Luck



_______________________

Nigel




Like 0      
04 Aug 2012 18:25 by v.b Star rating. 2 posts Send private message

Hi Nigel,

Thanks for the tip, I spotted that site before and it seems quite useful... :)

 

....any more tips from people or workers in online gaming would be welcome...!

Maybe someone has a spare room to let for a short time? 

or would be handy to know what the bus service/times/duration is like from say manilva/la duquesa or is there anybody who wants to car share for 9-5 working hours? 

 

 

 

 

 

 


This message was last edited by v.b on 04/08/2012.



Like 0      
05 Aug 2012 12:20 by Lifeline Star rating in Murcia. 367 posts Send private message

Lifeline´s avatar

 Or book in to the nearest cheapest hotel to your workplace for a few nights until you meet others who will give you plenty of help.

Best wishes 



_______________________

Daveil




Like 0      
05 Aug 2012 12:26 by nigel188 Star rating in Estepona. 625 posts Send private message

 Hi there

 

Here’s a link to the Estepona to Marbella/Malaga Bus Timetables & Prices


www.ctsa-portillo.com

 

Good Luck



_______________________

Nigel




Like 0      

Pages: 1 |

Post reply    Start new thread


Previous Threads

inviting a non-European to Spain - 25 posts
AENA backs down and considers removing air bridges - 0 posts
Telephone and Internet installation - 6 posts
Trees/bushes - 2 posts
Single Bespoke Pine Bed for Sale - 0 posts
Airport Run to Calpe - 2 posts
Just moved to Los Boliches - 0 posts
Electricity costs. - 6 posts
So there is a non driver and 4 young kids....what do we do? - 2 posts
NuevaGalicia Bank in Tenerife - 0 posts
Does "rent a car la zenia" still exist? - 2 posts
Electrical Meters, Electrical Meter Boxes and Endesa. - 31 posts
Permanent residency - 4 posts
Money in Bank - 11 posts
Crime Victims Online Crime Reporting Service - 0 posts
Online Crime Reporting Service - 0 posts
Javea Long Term Let Required - 2 posts
Caravans parked in community car park - 9 posts
itv - 5 posts
Spanish Lawyers - 3 posts
Spelcheker - 18 posts
Furniture Co - 3 posts
which place to spend winter - 20 posts
MasterCard or Visa - 2 posts
Golf buggy - 1 posts

Number of posts in this thread: 5

DISCLAIMER:  All opinions posted on these message boards are the opinion solely of the poster and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of Eye on Spain, its servants or agents.


1 |
Our Weekly Email Digest
Name:  
Email:
   


This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse you are agreeing to our use of cookies. More information here. x