Posts Tagged ‘La Isla Condado De Alhama’

EcoTech shop opening Al Kasar, Condado De Alhama

Saturday, July 5th, 2014
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James of EcoTech

The newest members of the Al Kasar family, EcoTech will open their office and shop next week on Condado De Alhama. Ecotech bring to Condado and the surrounding areas some brilliant must have improvements for your apartment as well as money saving electrical items like air conditioning card meters and whole house surge protection.

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James Etherington has been the electrician on Condado De Alhama for almost 4 years and is a very familiar face on the resort having lived here since moving to Spain. Luke Turkington, the other half of Ecotech has been living on Condado for over a year and together they make a great team.

The Ecotech shop is located between La Cata and the Condado Gift shop.

Visit their website and Facebook page

Think Ecotech and save!

Wine Tasting Every Saturday at Le Troquet

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

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Le Troquet has started their wine tasting Saturdays and they are becoming very popular. Excellent wines and food to enjoy, the perfect place to go before visiting the evening market located at Al Kasar every Saturday night.

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The first market was this past Saturday and it really bought a lot of people to the businesses of Al Kasar. It was the first evening of the season where all the restaurants looked to be full. The atmosphere was great and the weather was perfect.

Tomorrow will see the start of the holiday makers arriving to the resort and all the businesses have prepared lots of special events and entertainment.

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See all the bars and restaurants for their specials of the day and entertainment schedules.

Enjoy summer Condado and welcome home to all the owners arriving this weekend. Its going to be a hot one… so take care and drink plenty of cocktails.

 

Iains Sports Summer Club opens this Saturday 28th June

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

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Kids coming to Condado listen up, the summer sports club located at Al Kasar, Iains Zone is opening up for the season Saturday 28th June.

The summer camp welcomes children from the ages of 5-16yrs. The children should meet at the football pitches behind Al Kasar at 10:30am and the camp finishes at 12:30pm. The camp will run daily all through the summer season. Kids will be able to meet friends and enjoy football , dodgeball , crab football , rugby , tag rugby races ,catchball, crossbar challange , team relays , penalty competition plus many other games.

The cost for the club is,  1 child 5 euros, 2 children 8 euros, 3 children 10 euros.

Iain Croarkin, is a sports coach SFA qualified & CRB checked and fully insured.

To join in, just turn up and bring lots of energy.

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An Evening with International Clairvoyant and Medium DAVID DARNBOROUGH at The Condado Club

Sunday, June 22nd, 2014

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Thursday 26th June at The Condado Club enjoy a demonstration by David Darnborough. David is an International Clairvoyant Medium who has appeared in the UK, Norway, America and Spain. Now resident on the Costa Blanca he returns to The Condado Club for a second time for just one night. Doors close at 7:45PM and tickets are limited but are on sale now! It will be a great night so try not to miss it.

Tickets are only 5€ and can be reserved and purchased by sending an e mail vip@condadodealhamaservices.com or pick one up in person at The Condado Club bar.

Make a night of it and enjoy the Condado Clubs Mexican Menu, I really recommend this. The full menu will also available.

Show starts at 8PM. This night is in aid of The Beacon of Light spiritualist centre in Cañadas Del Romero. The centre would like to thank Paul and Rachel of the Condado Club for donating the room free of charge for the event. We hope to see you there.

“Curtain Call” Finish work on a super Yacht

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

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Sally and Peter are owners on Condado and run their company ‘Curtain Call’, which is Condado’s number 1 choice for curtains and upholstery, share with us their story as they finish work on a super yacht.

Sally tell us,  ”Nearly every year we get asked to do at least one slightly unusual project.  This year we got a call from the captain of a super yacht to ask us to quote for curtains and upholstery as he was coming into Cartagena for a winter refit.

Our job was to produce curtains twenty five metres long and almost five metres high to divide up the hanger of the yacht which doubles up as a disco hall during the summer months when the yacht does luxury trips around the Med with clients.  We  got on very well with the crew who were Australians and New Zealanders.  We never met the owner, who is Russian, but he must have quite liked us as he ordered the crew to give us a bottle of his personal champagne when we finished.  Of course Sally had to look it up on the internet and in the process discovered that it was on offer that week in ‘selected’ branches of Sainsbury’s at fifty eight pounds per bottle!  We had a long discussion on whether we could ever bring ourselves to pay that much for just one bottle of champagne and concluded that we might go out there with the intention of buying a bottle (it was really quite nice) but at the last minute we would probably chicken out and buy three bottles at twenty pounds each – much more fun!

Anyway, we also ended up producing sea-proof covers for the bar and the Jacuzzi on the helicopter deck and some canvas window panels  before they announced that they had to leave to go to Monaco for the Grand Prix where the owner had rented a trackside mooring. How the other half lives hey!”

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Back in the real world, if you have upholstered patio furniture which is looking a bit tired, we have two ranges of outdoor fabrics which are durable, colourful, fade resistant and very reasonably priced.  We can do complete set of new cushions for you in better quality fabric and foam than the suite probably had when new, for a lot less than buying a  new set of chairs or sun beds.

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Give us a call on 616240171 or e-mail us at: sally@curtain-call.es or simply click on our advert to the right of this page.

 

Saturday Evening Market 2014 Condado De Alhama

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

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Its a sure sign that the summer season has begun, our summer Saturday market will begin again Saturday 21st June at 6PM.

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As always the market inauguration will be a kick off party to our summer nights on Condado De Alhama. The evenings have warmed up enough that you can enjoy a stroll down to Al Kasar to enjoy one of the many bars and restaurants.

It seems a little quieter than usual on the resort at the moment but all that is set to change as the schools begin the break up for the holidays.

Remember to support your bars and restaurants this summer, they have all made it through another long quiet winter season.

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We hope to see everyone out on Saturday night for the start of SUMMER 2014!

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Finca Butrón, join in the adventure and be a part of our local community outside the gates of Condado

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014
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Below is an article submitted by a local farmer, Antonio Hernandez Benitez, inviting you to his finca to grow your own produce with him and also learn a little about this area of Spain we have all come to love.
“Hola amigos!
Finca butrón is an old finca not far from Condado, only 7 minutes away. My family has owned this land now for 300 years, going right back to the time when Fuente Alamo was created and the first families moved into this area. The original families moved here because they were given free land to cultivate. This is actually the origin of most of the names of the villages around Condado and Camposol.
Los Canovas, Los Muñoces, Cuevas de Reyllo, Los Almagros, all these names are all surnames of these families who came here during those times, Canovas,Muñoz, Reyllo, Almagro etc. Our family still has our first family house not far away from the farm.
In the 90´s our farm was not used anymore by my parents and since this time it has almost been abandoned, but now, for different reasons I want to bring the farm back to life so I am starting a new project, a new adventure, the first organic free range farm in the area.
At the moment, I am doing all the paper work and licences etc, and I am also working on the reform work and adaptation to a free range hen farm.
The idea and project is to be able to produce quality produce based on ecology and local tradition.
In addition to this I also have a large area available that we used in the past to have our own allotment many years ago where we also have olives trees to produce our own olive oil.
In this area we can now offer allotments to you for rent.
The allotments we have are from 50m2 up to 5000m2 and water and maintenance are both included in the price, so with really low rent you can enjoy a piece of our land and grow your own organic produce. We do all the hard work with the fields for you so you dont need to be worry about working too hard in this hot weather.
The soil is very good, it is an agricultural soil, clean of chemical and pesticides. The soil around here is very different to England but it can be very productive without using so much compost, as you can see around locally in El Pareton, Totana etc in the agrucultural fields.
The farm is located in a real and peaceful Spanish agricultural area, full of history and nature, very quiet and totally perfect for enjoying your allotment, you can use your area to grow flowers, fruits, vegetables or maybe just grow a few favourite plants or enjoy having a BBQ with a small cottage, or even just have an small nursery or greenhouse, somewhere to enjoy biking or just walking around …… we are open to your thoughts and ideas for your allotment.
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If you would like to join us in this new adventure please contact us directly on 680753819 or e mail us fincabutron@outlook.es or visit our Facebook page and send us a message 
Contact us now for our summer offers as well as a 50% discount for children.
thanks so much
muchas gracias”
Antonio

 

La Cata invites you to enjoy Local Wines, Food and Traditional Dance

Monday, May 26th, 2014

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May 30th La Cata located at Condado De Alhama, Al Kasar, invites you to join them for their very popular wine tasting evening with mediterranean cuisine. These nights have become very popular with people attending commenting not only on the quality and quantity of the wines, but also the food.

La Cata will start serving at 21:00hrs on Friday May 30th, reservation is recommended.

At 23:00 hrs to finish up your experience sit back and enjoy a traditional spectacular flamenco show. The evening costs €25 per person but remember booking in advance is recommended.

 

 

Coffee Morning Girls Raising money for CPR

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

 

 

 

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The coffee morning girls have been busy coming up with ways to raise money to support Condado Primary Response team CPR. The group of ladies decided on a raffle and Marianne agreed to make some adorable knitted dolls as prizes.

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The raffle was very successful and raised €60! Well done girls!

knitted dolls 2The winning tickets were picked by Rachel at The Condado Club, representing CPR. Winners Lynne numbers 76-80 and Carol with winning numbers 66-70.

If you fancy joining the coffee morning girls and getting involved with their fun and frolics get in contact with Caroline Jones carolinejones120@gmail.com the group has certainly grown since they started but there is still room for anyone that wants to join in. “The more the merrier”

 

A Night of Spiritual Clairvoyance with Oscar Villegas. The Condado Club

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

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Thursday Night May 8th at 7.45PM we have a very special spiritual clairvoyance night planned at The Condado Club and tickets are on sale now.

Oscar Villegas possesses an amazing gift, Oscar is an international psychic medium who has travelled the world demonstrating mediumship. A really entertaining evening with lots of laughs. Truly a night you should not miss.

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Ticket are only 5€ and are on sale NOW. Book online at vip@condadodealhamaservices.com or pick your tickets up at the Condado Club bar. Doors open at 7pm show starts at 8pm. This evening is in aid of The Beacon of Light centre at Cañadas Del Romero.

Come early to enjoy The Condado Club dinner menu. Reservation recommended.