Money Saver Spain - Newsletter 11 July 2013

  • This Week’s Top Offers

     

    Download for free over 50 official tourism brochures (in English) on different areas of Spain. Just select the ones you want and you’ll get a link by email to download them. Also free but in Spanish, Repsol’s Spanish city guides for 2-day trips.

     

    Apple are celebrating 5 years of their online store and are giving away for free 5 apps and 5 games.

     

    More offers after the news...

     

    Consumer News

     

    Repsol will be lowering fuel prices on Fridays this summer. Reductions will be available at Repsol, Campsa and Petronor fuel stations that belong directly to the group (ie not franchises).

     

    Rumours are being heard that Iberia will soon be offering WiFi on up to 25 routes. Prices are yet to be confirmed, but it could be around 5€ for 5 MB.

     

    Apple has been fined 47,000€ in Spain for “inviting” customers to purchase a second year’s warranty when electronic products sold in the EU have a mandatory 2-year guarantee. Consumer organisations in Spain are not happy with the fine, for example in Italy Apple has been fined 900,000€ for the same reason!

     

    Latest Offers & Articles on Money Saver Spain

    -  Intimissimi 50% off sale on spring / summer men’s & women’s collection online and in store.

    -  Free trial of Spotify Premium for 30 days – need to input payment details so make sure you cancel before the 30 days are up!

    -  Free cinema on the beach at Fuengirola on four Tuesdays in July & August – kids’ films in Spanish with English subtitles.

    -  Bosch is offering a 10-year guarantee on their home appliances, also see our post on Fagor’s 10-year guarantee.

    -  Carrefour are offering a 15% discount on all Samsung Smart TVs. Discount given as voucher for next purchase, offer ends 18 July.

    -  Up to 25% off NH Hotels rooms across Europe this summer & kids under 12 stay free (for stays until 15 Sep, need to reserve 14 days before). Ibis hotels weekend promo, up to 25% off when you reserve 2/3 weekend nights.

    -  Buy a Nespresso coffee machine and get a 50€ discount (30€ cash & 20€ in coffee capsules) when you register it. Offer available from most home appliance dealers in Spain.

    -  New post on how to make a claim when you have a problem with your Telecoms company in Spain.

    -  If you’ve still not booked a holiday in Spain, remember that renting a house for larger groups can work out a lot cheaper than hotels, especially with last minute offers. It's a good idea to check out comments from other visitors before booking!

    -  Promo at Media Markt: 1000 products at cost price, available both in store and online.

    -  25% off Feber play houses bought at any toy store in Spain, buy before 14 July, fill in online form and send before 31 July. Maximum refund 150€.

    -  Unemployed get 20% off at Autogrill cafeterias & restaurants from Jul-Sep under their CSR Plan, need to show documentation.

    -  Pizza offers: Telepizza has 3 medium pizzas with up to 5 ingredients for 7€ each, Domino’s Pizza 2x1 and for 1€ extra you get home delivery.

    -  5% discount at El Arbol supermarkets on Tuesdays, minimum spend 20€.

    -  Flights offers: Vueling 1 million seats from 29.99€, Monarch £20 off all return flights use code BIG20 valid on reservations made before 17 July, Iberia 15% off for flights to Europe (buy before 15 July, fly 20 Aug-30 Nov).

    -  Order a personalised box of chocolates from Nestle and include a video (via QR code inside box) - discount of 7.50€ with code NESVIDEO, valid till 31 July.

    -  Not Your Daughter’s Jeans (NYDJ) have a 10-day sale with 30% off and free returns. Also don’t forget to sign up to their newsletter for a 5€ voucher.

    -  Amena is selling secondhand mobile phones with a 1-year guarantee, mobiles are split into 2 types: “km 0” (nearly new) and those with slight marks and scratches. If you already have an Amena mobile internet contract, you’ll get an extra 1GB free each month in summer.

    -  Starbucks promo: new Starbucks Refresha drink half price when you buy a sandwich or salad, valid from 13:00-16:00 h Mon-Fri.

    -  Buy a 1.5l bottle of either Lipton Ice Tea or Aquarade and get your money back, ends 31 Oct.

    -  Marks and Spencer sale still on at their multi-lingual EU site, further reductions up to 50% off.

    -  New guest post on visiting Spanish cities without breaking the bank, this week: Pamplona. You can also read our previous posts on: Barcelona, Granada, Seville and Madrid.

    -  Free samples: 15 ml Lancome eye make-up remover (scroll down to see coupon, print & present in El Corte Ingles), Pantene (choose from 4 products), free Dodot wet wipes.

    -  Ice-cream milkshakes or cappuccino for only 1€ each at Cafeterias El Corte Inglés, valid after 17:00 h, ends 30 July. (Print flyer for milkshakes). Also 10% off salads ends 15 July.

    -  Don’t forget to order labels for kids clothes or your own sports clothes & equipment at Stikets with a discount & website in English.