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Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 2nd January 2009, 12:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,914
Posted By catavino
Cheap wine does not mean bad wine! :) In the US...

Cheap wine does not mean bad wine! :) In the US 10$ can get great Spanish wines, and here in Spain I have a regualar favorite that I pour blind to my geek friends, just to have fun with them, that's...
Forum: Spain Travel - Advice and Experiences 19th March 2008, 12:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,589
Posted By catavino
Seems like an odd place to have an internacional...

Seems like an odd place to have an internacional conference, with no easy way for international travelers to arrive. Oh well, thanks for the schedules, now to figure out the connections and a place...
Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 19th March 2008, 12:33 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,685
Posted By catavino
Your right I am confused! Never really considered...

Your right I am confused! Never really considered a pairing of Bread and Potatos till I arrived here. Oh well...more things to try
Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 19th March 2008, 12:15 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,685
Posted By catavino
bread and potatos

Never understood the Tortilla Bocadillo here in Spain. Odd, potatos on bread, but then I found this: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chip_butty

looks like the brits do it too
Forum: Spain Travel - Advice and Experiences 19th March 2008, 12:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,589
Posted By catavino
Malaga-Ronda - HELP ME!

Ok so I have a conference in Ronda in about a month. So I went online to find some flights/hotels/buses/trains/whatever and I have to say I'm throughly annoyed and frustrated. Here's what I need help...
Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 22nd February 2008, 11:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,267
Posted By catavino
This is hilarious, the quote from another...

This is hilarious, the quote from another article...
Forum: Geek's Corner 22nd February 2008, 11:02 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 28,008
Posted By catavino
Ok I'm in, I agree with: Firefox, but need to...

Ok I'm in, I agree with:
Firefox, but need to add the many plugins these are what really make my FF geeky enough!

Wordpress without a doubt, I've built blogs,
regular sites, and other things...
Forum: Learning Spanish 4th January 2008, 09:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,435
Posted By catavino
From personal experience, "vino blanco" will...

From personal experience, "vino blanco" will always be a dry wine. If you can find someone to serve you a slightly sweet wine you either need to be in a region where it is typical or in a bar where...
Forum: Life, the Universe, and Everything Else 8th December 2007, 11:27 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,159
Posted By catavino
Yep, adapter tube...it's just a metal cinlander...

Yep, adapter tube...it's just a metal cinlander and it works good. The screw on marco lens take great pics, and you can find a pack of them1x - 10x
for a great price. As for tripods, for what your...
Forum: Life, the Universe, and Everything Else 7th December 2007, 08:28 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,159
Posted By catavino
Eidith I' used a powershot for a long time. Make...

Eidith I' used a powershot for a long time. Make sure to get the tube adapter, and then the screw on filters/lenses. DO NOT get the clip on, you will regret it. I found all of mine on ebay in sets,...
Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 4th July 2007, 12:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,792
Posted By catavino
Fest Mayor

Last weekend was Fest Mayor here in Terrassa, I have a couple of videos from it. Quite the party!
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Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 27th May 2007, 01:18 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 27,773
Posted By catavino
Service here sucks. That's it, end of...

Service here sucks. That's it, end of story...sortof.

Once in a while you get a "uber-friendly" waiter/tress, and lately I've found myself wondering what is wrong with them if they smile too much....
Forum: Intercambios / Meet Ups / Penpals 25th April 2007, 01:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,944
Posted By catavino
I'm up for lunch sometime, but with work right...

I'm up for lunch sometime, but with work right now I might need to wait till the middle of May to join in. Keep us in the loop though.
Forum: Spain Travel - Advice and Experiences 15th March 2007, 09:59 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 57,312
Posted By catavino
Great wardrobe advice all around, but I still...

Great wardrobe advice all around, but I still think the number one way to not stand out is to remember that there are other people around. How many times have I got on the metro and heard a American...
Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 12th March 2007, 11:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,666
Posted By catavino
language? What language? "Oh, Oh, Oh" how does...

language? What language? "Oh, Oh, Oh" how does that translate? and how many situations in real life do you need to know "give it to me baby!"

Of course the plummer theme might be...
Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 16th February 2007, 09:23 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,963
Posted By catavino
Red Paper Clip

Spanish Version of the Story (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1TJxrF3s454)

I remember following this story last year online. It was fun to follow, and now he's doing many ad spots based on it. THis...
Forum: Spain Travel - Advice and Experiences 2nd February 2007, 07:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,482
Posted By catavino
Thanks for the tip, turns out I ended up in the...

Thanks for the tip, turns out I ended up in the one in Valladolid, not bad prices either.

Damian, I'll definately look at those sites on my next trip to...though the last one you mention seems...
Forum: Spain Travel - Advice and Experiences 1st February 2007, 12:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,482
Posted By catavino
Hotel's with Wifi - On a budget

Hey everyone, I'm headed off to do some traveling around spain in the coming month. Anyways, I'm on a tight budget, but I'm wondering, after a short stay in the states, does anyone know if there is a...
Forum: Life, the Universe, and Everything Else 19th December 2006, 10:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,855
Posted By catavino
done! Can't wait to see if this new Digg layout...

done! Can't wait to see if this new Digg layout makes a difference
Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 19th December 2006, 05:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,187
Posted By catavino
Save the Duero

I want to thank Ben for posting about the Save the Duero effort. I'm personally helping with the site and I justed wanted to add that this is a big deal. The plan chosen is not the best one, and...
Forum: Life, the Universe, and Everything Else 13th December 2006, 04:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,093
Posted By catavino
NFS - Spain in HIGH RES NFS - Spain without the...

NFS - Spain in HIGH RES
NFS - Spain without the Plane Ride
NFS - Iberia without the Portuguese ;D
Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 10th December 2006, 02:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,475
Posted By catavino
Frozen fish?

Dumb law (http://www.typicallyspanish.com/news/publish/article_7826.shtml)

I guess I'm a bit confused, who passed this exactly? and does this mean that you can't buy fresh fish at all?
Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 16th November 2006, 10:04 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,600
Posted By catavino
Two Spanish teenagers arrested for using Web-cam videos to blackmail classmates

And here I am always complaining about Spaniards being behind in technology. Check out what the youth are up to (http://www.techreview.com/Wire/17795/)! Maybe I can get them to program a device to...
Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 10th November 2006, 03:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,516
Posted By catavino
stir it!;)

stir it!;)
Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 10th November 2006, 03:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,516
Posted By catavino
I did n't think that there was tomato in the...

I did n't think that there was tomato in the suace, definately not tabasco. I thought it was olive oil emulsified with pimenton.

Par boiling is fine, though not the way it's normally done.

The...
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