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Inside the Tortilla: A Journey in Search of Authenticity
Inside the Tortilla: A Journey in Search of Authenticity
Price: 2.49

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Not a formulaic expat memoir!, 23 Nov 2013
If you're looking for yet another expat tale of iffy estate agents, dodgy builders, rescued pets, amusing linguistic faux pas anecdotes, glorious weather, and cheap wine written by someone hoping against hope to become the next Chris Stewart this book may not be for you. I would add to that, if you're looking for a definitive guide to `moving to Spain', again you may want to look elsewhere.

However, if you are looking for a genuinely interesting book about one man and his dog and their efforts to truly embrace life in Spain you should enjoy this. Inside the Tortilla isn't a `how to' guide or cobbled together memoir, it's a well written and entertaining book oozing with charm, personality and wit; it's a book about culture, community and fitting in. Add to all this, the unique writing style, the meticulously researched historical and cultural references and you have a winner.

...and there's a couple of traditional recipes thrown in too!


Koolertron Multi Function Canvas DSLR SLR Vintage Camera Shoulder Case Backpack photography Bag Rucksack Bag for Sony Canon Nikon Olympus DSLR Laptop,Computer,The ipad 3,The new ipad Google Nexus 7 inch Microsoft Surface 7 inch 10 inch etc.----Yellow Color 40x25x18cm
Koolertron Multi Function Canvas DSLR SLR Vintage Camera Shoulder Case Backpack photography Bag Rucksack Bag for Sony Canon Nikon Olympus DSLR Laptop,Computer,The ipad 3,The new ipad Google Nexus 7 inch Microsoft Surface 7 inch 10 inch etc.----Yellow Color 40x25x18cm
Offered by Kldeals
Price: 36.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Good Bag, 30 Aug 2013
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I'd have to agree with most of the reviews here, on the whole this is a very good bag. The only reason I'm giving four rather than five stars is I can't comment yet about its durability as it has just arrived. All as per the description. I wanted a sensible bag, can't stand rucksacks for every day use, shoulder bags are much more accessible, and I like a camera bag that doesn't look like a camera bag. Arrived on time. yes, the price looks cheap but the postage bumps the price up as so many others have mentioned, but it's still within the price range I was willing to pay for what I wanted.

Not for people who like lots of zip pockets and a compartment for every little item as with conventional (expensive) bags, but it does all I need. If there was one thing I'd change it would be to lengthen the strap, as when worn over your chest rather than on one shoulder it sits a little high from the point of view of accessibility.

All things considered, first impressions it's what I was looking for, and what I expected from the description.


Aqua-Quest 'The Hoopla' Waterproof & Breathable Ultra Light Bivy Bivouac - One Person Multi Season Shelter - Orange Model
Aqua-Quest 'The Hoopla' Waterproof & Breathable Ultra Light Bivy Bivouac - One Person Multi Season Shelter - Orange Model
Offered by Gear Out Here EU
Price: 109.00

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Well made product, 30 Aug 2013
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Extremely well made product, as described and suitable for most weather conditions. Very light to the point I'd take it along on any testing trips as emergency gear.


FreeLoader Pico Solar Charger
FreeLoader Pico Solar Charger
Offered by Gadget Grotto
Price: 16.97

6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Don't bother..., 1 Jun 2012
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How do I put this as succinctly as possible?

Well, this product does not do what it claims to do - it barely works at all.

Save your money, this has now been added to the rest of the useless junk in my useless junk cupboard!


Viper Four Layer Boot/Shoe Insoles - Washable - Breathable - Odour Free - Anti-Bacterial (Sizes - UK: 8.5-10, US: 9.5-11 & EU 43-45)
Viper Four Layer Boot/Shoe Insoles - Washable - Breathable - Odour Free - Anti-Bacterial (Sizes - UK: 8.5-10, US: 9.5-11 & EU 43-45)
Offered by Savage Island
Price: 11.99

3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Very comfortable!, 10 Dec 2011
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This is the second time I have bought these insoles from this supplier. Last year I did a 70km walk for charity, and these insoles worked a treat, making the whole experience more comfortable than it may have been without them. Next spring I'm doing something similar - but closer to 500km ([...]), and came back to buy some more.
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Belkin N Wireless Router with Simple Security Set up for use with a Cable (DSL) Modem only (F5D8236uk4)
Belkin N Wireless Router with Simple Security Set up for use with a Cable (DSL) Modem only (F5D8236uk4)
Offered by BESTBUYIT
Price: 29.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Easy install!, 13 May 2011
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Arrived very quickly ahead of suggested delivery date - very unusual for the Canary Islands.

Very easy to set up with a single port Telefonica router. Works fine. Not sure why they include a disk though (presumably just for the manual - I haven't needed to look) as the set up ran through perfectly well from the quick start guide without the need for the CD.


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