September 12, 2018 No comments exist

Living with Tennis Elbow Epicondolitis is no laughing matter!  The pain can be debilitating, affecting your work, daily routines, sleep is difficult and relationships are strained.  Let me summarise my journey through the past 13 months with my painful companion ‘tennis elbow’.  Would you believe it, I don’t even play tennis! My Journey with Tennis…

August 5, 2018 No comments exist

Tourism in the Marina Alta – come and visit, you won’t be disappointed! The Marina Alta is the central coastal region of the Valencian Community of Spain, located within the provice of Alicante. The Marina Alta likes to party, they don’t just celebrate the Alicante Fiestas but also celebrate the fiestas of their neighbouring towns…

July 10, 2018 No comments exist

More Charging Stations Needed for Spains Electric Cars I was very interested to find that the amount of charging stations for electric cars in the Marina Alta, Costa Blanca North have increased considerably.  Even during the 10 months since I published the Petrol Station Page (now renamed Fueling and Charging Stations for reasons explained in this…

July 9, 2018 No comments exist

Cyber Arena in Denia Raul opened Cyber Arena back in 2000.  Since then technology has advanced incredibly, leaving some of us in the dark; but not Raul and his team , they are very much up to date and available to train you to use your latest mobile phone, computer or Mac. If your mobile or…

July 6, 2018 No comments exist

Walking Groups and Great Walks of Costa Blanca North The Marina Alta is a most spectacular part of Spain, with so many wonderful places to visit and plenty of walks to explore the surrounding areas.  There are many walking groups in the Marina Alta, groups that cater for the serious walker and those for the…

June 14, 2018 No comments exist

Beniarbeig Market For those of you who enjoy visiting rastros and live in the Orba Valley, then I have some news that may well change your lifes.  OK.  maybe i’m exaggerating a little… but I do have some news that will interest you. There is a new rastro in Beniarbeig every Saturday from 9am to…

June 14, 2018 No comments exist

Electricity Advisor Go Green Save Money Same Meter English Speaking Have you ever wondered how your electricity bill got so big? Every month/year the total creeps up and up.  Eventually, you compare your current bill to one 12 months ago and it is surprisingly higher.  You haven’t done anything to warrant this increase, like buying…

May 17, 2018 No comments exist

OK Sofa’s Denia OK Sofas is the very best place to buy your next sofa.  The sofas are manufactured in Yecla, Murcia and are  hand built to order; you choose the model, colour and size and your new sofa will be delivered straight to your lounge in no time at all.  Did I mention delivery…

May 8, 2018 No comments exist

Free Prize Draws Our members have offered various prizes to all Alta Life followers through Free Prize Draws as a Big Thank You for all your support. These free prize draws will happen on a weekly basis and entry is via the link found at the bottom of each business page, to enter all you…

April 23, 2018 No comments exist

Olea Home A friend of mine was selling their property in Spain and wanted to buy something else in a quieter location, we spent countless hours with numerous agents scouring the Marina Alta.  Our searching ended once we found Jose at Olea Home (previously known as Orbacasa) based in Orba. Although I have lived here…

March 14, 2018 No comments exist

Marmoles Union I was hunting around a couple of months ago for a Kitchen worktop.  I believed that there would be more of a selection and it would be cheaper to go to one of those large home improvement stores; I was wrong.  The initial price was pretty good but then you had to add…

March 1, 2018 No comments exist

Tradulop Last week I had a document that needed translating, which I normally do myself but this time it had to be a “Traducción Jurada”, it was for Agencia Tributarias and I had a week to get it done; so it was urgent. The hunt began for a Sworn Translator; I requested a number of…