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5G in Spain: What Expats Need to Know

The advent of 5G technology is revolutionising the way we connect, work, and live. For expats residing in Spain, staying updated with these technological advancements is crucial to fully enjoy the benefits of modern connectivity. Here’s what you need to know about the rollout of 5G in Spain and how Telitec is leading the charge…

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Exploring the Digital Nomad Lifestyle on the Costa Blanca

In recent years, the concept of digital nomadism has surged in popularity. This lifestyle, characterised by working remotely while travelling or living in various locations, appeals to a new generation of professionals seeking flexibility, adventure, and a better work-life balance. With the advent of reliable internet connectivity, cloud-based tools, and a shift in workplace culture…

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Why a monthly phone lease could work for you

Leasing a mobile phone on a monthly basis has become an increasingly popular option for consumers seeking access to the latest smartphone technology without the commitment of a full purchase. In a world where technology advances rapidly, monthly leasing offers users the opportunity to stay up-to-date with the newest features without shouldering the financial burden…

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Rethinking Residency: Spain’s Golden Visa Program Set to Sunset

Spain’s “Golden Visa” program has been a significant attraction for foreign investors seeking residency in the country. Since its introduction in 2013, the program has offered a pathway to residency for non-EU investors who meet certain financial criteria, typically through real estate investments, job creation, or significant business endeavors. However, recent developments suggest…

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Embracing España: A Newcomer’s Guide to Spanish Fiestas

Whether you’re drawn to the sunny beaches of the Costas, the bustling streets of Madrid, or the rich history of Barcelona, one thing is certain: Spain is a country bursting with vibrant culture and lively traditions. From colourful festivals to time-honoured customs, understanding Spanish fiestas is key to…

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“Connecting Dreams: Telecom’s Metaverse Vision”

The concept of the metaverse, a digital universe combining augmented reality, virtual reality, and the internet, is gaining momentum as technology continues to advance. For telecom companies, adapting to this shift is not just a consideration for the future but a necessity…

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Decoding the Arrival of High-Speed Fibre Internet

In the fast-paced digital era we live in, high-speed internet has become an indispensable part of our daily lives. One of the technologies revolutionizing the way we connect to the online world is fibre optic internet. In this blog, we will take a fascinating journey through the intricate process of how high-speed internet arrives at…

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The Holiday Hangover: Strategies for a Seamless Work Comeback

The holiday season, with its festivities and relaxation, offers a much-needed break to recharge and rejuvenate. Yet, transitioning back to the work routine after the joyous celebrations can be challenging. The prospect of diving back into emails, meetings, and deadlines might seem daunting. Fear not! Here are five practical tips to help ease the transition…

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Settling in Spain: Renting or Buying – What’s Best for Expats?

The dream of settling in Spain as an expatriate brings with it the crucial decision of choosing between renting and buying a property. Both options offer distinct advantages and considerations that cater to the diverse needs of expats.
Here’s a quick look into the insights and considerations for expatriates weighing the choice between renting and buying real estate in Spain.

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The Lifeline of Crisis: Telecoms in Disaster Recovery

In a world where natural disasters, accidents, and unforeseen emergencies can strike at any moment, effective disaster recovery and emergency response are paramount. Telecommunications technology plays a crucial role in mitigating the impact of disasters and ensuring the safety of communities.

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Unearth the Unusual: The World of Eccentric Phone Apps

While mainstream apps dominate the mobile ecosystem, there exists a fascinating world of unusual and eccentric apps that often go unnoticed. These quirky, niche, and offbeat applications add a touch of whimsy to our smartphones, proving that there’s an app for almost anything.

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Eco-Connect: How Telecoms Shape a Greener Tomorrow

In an era where environmental sustainability is a global imperative, various industries are striving to reduce their carbon footprint and adopt eco-friendly practices. The telecommunications sector is no exception. Telecom companies in Spain and worldwide are actively pursuing initiatives and adopting…

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Hands-Free Telecom: The Future with Voice Assistants

In recent years, one technology has been quietly but profoundly changing the way we interact with our devices and our telecom services: voice assistants. Whether it’s Siri, Alexa, Google Assistant, or others, these intelligent voice-activated companions have not only made our lives more convenient but have also begun to deeply integrate with telecommunications. Here’s a…

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Connecting Care: How 5G is Enhancing Healthcare

The unlikely blend of 5G and healthcare is giving medical services a makeover. Think better communication, remote procedures on the go, and the accelerated growth of “telemedicine”.
Here we explore how 5G is transforming medical services and opening up new horizons for patient care and treatment.

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Behind the Screens: Exploring the Layers of Digital Privacy

In an era defined by seamless connectivity and digital transformation, the concept of digital privacy has taken on new dimensions and the very fabric of our online lives is interwoven with data, from the photos we share to the searches we conduct. So let’s take a quick delve into the intricacies of digital privacy in…

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Bandwidth Essentials: Internet Speeds Demystified

In today’s digital age, internet speed is a crucial factor that directly impacts our online experience. Whether it’s streaming videos, playing online games, or conducting business operations, understanding internet speeds and bandwidth is essential…

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Mobile Gaming: The Evolution of Entertainment on Smartphones

In recent years, mobile gaming has taken the world by storm, transforming smartphones into portable gaming consoles and revolutionizing the way we entertain ourselves. With the rapid advancements in technology and the increasing popularity of mobile devices, the world of gaming has evolved, offering immersive experiences, stunning visuals, and a vast array of gaming options…

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6G Unleashed: The Future of Mobile Communication Tech

While 5G brought us unprecedented speeds and increased network capacity, 6G aims to take connectivity to new heights. With the promise of even faster speeds and lower latency, 6G is expected to deliver a level of performance that will open doors to transformative applications and services.

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“Alexa! Are My Smart Devices Spying on Me?”

Voice-activated assistants like Amazon’s Alexa have gained immense popularity. However, concerns about privacy and data security have given rise to speculation that these devices might be spying on us.
In this quick blog post, we’ll delve into the truth behind such claims and explore ways to ensure our safety and privacy in the age of smart devices…

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The Psychology of Online Behaviour

The internet has changed the way we communicate and interact with each other, and with that change has come a whole new field of study: the psychology of online behaviour.
Here’s a quick look at how it affects our interactions on the internet…

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Essential Safety Tips When Using Public Charging Points

As technology has advanced, public phone and laptop charging points have become increasingly common in public spaces such as airports, libraries, and cafes. While these charging points provide convenience to users, they also pose a security risk to personal information and devices…

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How VoIP is Changing the Way We Communicate

VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) is a technology that allows you to make phone calls over the internet, rather than traditional telephone lines. As technology has advanced, it has become more popular, and it is changing the way we communicate. In this blog post, we’ll explore the technology’s advantages and limitations. Cost Savings: One of…

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Understanding Fibre Optic Networks

Fibre optic networks offer several advantages over traditional copper cable networks. First, they offer faster internet speeds, allowing you to download and upload data at higher rates. They also provide…

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Moving to Spain For a Better Work-Life Balance  

In recent years, the concept of work-life balance has become increasingly important, as people recognize the need to maintain a healthy balance between their work and personal lives. The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated this trend, as many people have had to work from home, blurring the line between work and personal time. This epiphany for…

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Choosing the right fibre internet provider

Choosing the right fibre internet provider is essential for anyone living abroad, as it can greatly affect their overall experience and daily life. With the increasing reliance on the internet for work, entertainment, and communication, having a fast and reliable internet connection has become a necessity. Fibre internet is a great option for those living…

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The Pros and Cons of Internet Dating

Internet dating has become a popular way for people to connect with potential partners in recent years. The rise of dating apps and websites has made it easier for people to find and communicate with potential partners, regardless of their location or social circles. In this article, we will discuss the pros and cons of…

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Internet Options for Low and Fixed-Income Households

Having internet at home is considered a necessity, therefore. For many people, from students to retired people, budget is an important factor when looking at internet packages in Spain.

In this article, we’ll look at the best internet options for low-income households and for those of us who like to find a great deal…

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What to do When Your WiFi Won’t Work

What to do when your WiFi stops working It’s frustrating when you turn on your computer – and there’s no internet. You can’t see your emails, stream music, catch up on social media, find out things on Google, or even work. When your WiFi stops working, there are several simple things you can do to…

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How to Watch Your Favourite UK TV Shows on Holiday in Spain

We love keeping up with our favourite TV programmes, even on holiday. This is definitely the case if there’s a huge drama building up in the soaps, or we’re desperate to know who will be eliminated next in Love Island or Dancing On Ice. Thankfully there’s no need to miss out on any of the…

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How to secure your Wi-Fi

While we’re conscious of the need for home security, how often do we think about our home network security? Nowadays we have many devices connected to the home Wi-Fi – our mobiles, televisions, computers, and smart home devices such as alarms, plugs, Amazon Alexa and Echo to name a few. Connecting Gadgets With so many…

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Best VPN services and why you need a VPN

When you´re using your mobile phone, tablet or computer in a public place, you want to make sure your internet activities are safe and cannot be hacked. A sure-fire way of doing this is by using a VPN. What is a VPN? VPN stands for Virtual Private Network. It works by masking your internet protocol…

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Best Solar Battery Chargers

How many times have you been out for the day or gone away for a long weekend or holiday, your phone or laptop is running out of battery, and there’s nowhere to plug it in and recharge it? It happens far too often for our liking. That is why we always carry a solar battery…

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How to set up WhatsApp groups

And why you need them? How many times have you been asked if you use WhatsApp? For business and personal reasons, WhatsApp is the go-to messaging app as it is an easy – and free way – to keep in contact with people anywhere. It’s the best used mobile messenger app in the world with…

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What is Artificial Intelligence? What are the benefits of AI?

Artificial Intelligence has been all over the news recently after Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced his company is developing a humanoid robot prototype. Tesla CEO Elon Musk Elon Musk said that the prototype, known as the ‘Tesla Bot’, will be completed this year. This humanoid robot will be able to take over tasks that are…

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Interactive Voice Response Service

What is an Interactive Voice Response Service and why does a business need it? Interactive Voice Response or IVR is often found in call centres and is the automated part when calling a business. This telephony software allows a business to set up features that interact with the caller thought keypad or voice responses. If…

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Interactive shows and movies to watch on Netflix

We enjoy interactive TV shows and movies because we direct how the story pans out and get to answer questions to keep the action going. Smart TVs are our choice for watching interactive TV. With happy customers being able to receive a FREE Toshiba 32″ Smart TV for signing up for fibre, we thought it…

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Are you in the 1% Club?

It is possible one of the most talked about quiz shows of late and we all want to know, Are you in The 1% Club? The new ITV quiz show hosted by Lee Mack, possible best known for his part in the BBC sitcom Not Going Out, is becoming extremely popular and testing everyone. Lee…

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Coolest must-have travel gadgets 

We always try to pack light whether we’re going for a weekend away or on a long-haul holiday. But what we do need are our gadgets and apps. We’ve put together a few of our favourites and coolest must-have travel gadgets. It goes without saying that among our apps are: Kindle for reading on the…

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Top 10 must-have gadgets

We love how gadgets make life easier and more interesting. Whatever you need – music on the go, home security, fitness and health checks, or easy ways to cook dinner – there are gadgets to help you. We’ve had fun checking out 10 must-have gadgets for homeowners, pet lovers and fitness fans. Google Nest Mini…

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How to Keep your Dog Cool in Summer

Here at Telitec head office we have an open-door policy, not only do we greet our clients with a smile, but we also have a bigger smile, lots of hugs and treats for our clients’ dogs! Certainly, in summertime as we do not want you leaving your dogs in the car while you sort out…

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Dog Brushes

Having 2 dogs, I find myself sweeping up at home everyday just to clear up the dog hair. Sitting down with a coffee, pleased with myself that the place is looking better alone comes a tumbleweed of dog hair!   Now I do brush my dogs and tried several different brushes in the past, but which…

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Telitec Price Lock

In 2022 the price is set to rise on many things with many of us already noticing this at the till with our weekly food shop, filling the car up with petrol and every time we put a light switch on. I for one now set my washing machine to start after 12 midnight. What…

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Best apps for reading books for free

We love reading books online. You can store many books on your phone or tablet and delete them once they’ve been read or you find you don’t really enjoy them. There’s no need to find space in your house for bookshelves plus you reduce your carbon footprint by reading ebooks instead of paper books. It’s…

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Dog Training Apps  

As you may or may not know, we love dogs at Telitec. Dog Training Apps are something many of us should look at. With most of us here having at least one dog. Dog treats at the ready for a sit and give paw in the office for when we get furry visitors, always a…

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Favourite US and UK TV shows to watch on the internet

Everyone seems to be binge-watching amazing shows online at the moment. We all have our favourite US and UK TV shows to watch on the internet and we’ve selected shows that we think you’ll enjoy that are available on Netflix and Amazon Prime: Grey’s Anatomy It’s an oldie but still a great show following Meredith…

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Best ways to Store your Photos

Nowadays it is far easier to take photos, send photos and receive photos. We do this on different devices, mobile phones, on our tablets and digital cameras. But what is the best way to store your photos. Google Photos Google Photos is one of the best for free storage offer you up to 15Gb and…

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Apps for Dog Owners

Have you ever tried search dog apps? Well, you have so much choice, you have an app for everything and even Apps for dog owners that you did´t know you needed. Here are just a couple we have found that you may like, find useful or something just for fun. Rover Our first App is…

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Photography

Have you ever wanted to try photography? Maybe you´re good with the mobile phone camera but want to go a little more professional but looking at some of the costs for a reasonably good camera is just way out of your budget, or maybe you did try but found out it wasn’t your thing or…

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Send Your Luggage

Have you ever needed more space or have too many Kg´s to pack in your suitcase whether it’s a holiday or a trip back home? Kids going to university or maybe you want to take your golf clubs or bicycle with you. Then did you know you could send your luggage, boxes, equipment and its…

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Best apps for learning Spanish

Learning Spanish or improving your language skills opens many doors. You will be able to converse more fluently with your neighbours, help your kids with homework, watch incredible Spanish movies and become more immersed in your local community. Here are a few tried and tested popular apps for learning Spanish. Buena suerte! Rosetta Stone Rosetta…

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Best apps for health and wellness

Many people decide to get fitter or eat more healthy foods after the excesses of the festive season. But, let’s face it, any time is a great time to take positive steps towards a healthier lifestyle. Here are some of our favourite apps for health and wellness Top step counter apps We’ve been told to…

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Roaming Changes for UK Users

Roaming changes for UK users in 2022 with 3 of the 4 major UK mobile network operators have announced the return of roaming charges. These providers believe that this will create a fairer market for clients that do not roam and therefore no longer require them to cover the costs for roaming. Others believe that…

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Favourite Spanish Christmas recipes online

We love Christmas in Spain. In particular we enjoy mixing and matching traditional Christmas food from our home country with Spanish foods and treats, such as turrón, polvorónes, roscón de Reyes and seafood, especially Dénia red prawns. We’ve bookmarked a few of our favourite online Christmas recipes from Spain online which we’re happy to share…

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Best online companies for buying Christmas presents

Here are some of the best online companies for buying Christmas presents. Online Christmas shopping in Spain is a very convenient way to buy gifts for family and friends who don’t live close to you. Your online store will do all the posting and packaging for you. Online Christmas Shopping Although we love shopping in…

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How to stay safe when shopping online

How to stay safe when shopping online is a question here at Telitec get asked by our clients. The Covid pandemic accelerated the growth of online shopping and it’s here to stay. Let’s face it, we were stuck indoors, we needed things to do and so we shopped online. Global e-commerce has soared to $26.7…

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What is geocaching and will I enjoy it?

What is geocaching and will I enjoy it? Here at Telitec, we will give you the what and you can see if you will enjoy it! Everyone loves a treasure hunt. Whether it was hunting for Easter eggs as a child, solving the clues in Max Valentin’s treasure hunting book On The Trail Of The…

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Collaborate with Telitec?

Collaborate with Telitec? We have many businesses that do! Our aim is simple, to offer our mutual clients amazing value on our respective products. If you are a business and have a Special offer which you would likeus to communicate to our clients, then please follow this link  Working Together For many businesses the last…

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Halloween Party Food

As we are getting close to the 31st of October, many of us are thinking of costumes and maybe Halloween Party Food (as we missed this last year!) With so many options from Chocolate Apple Cat Faces to Mummyfied Cottage pie, or even Jack-o’-Lantern pie! Here are some of our favourites and made by our…

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Telitec cover Cadiz

Telitec cover Cadiz with many services, offering Fibre, Mobiles and TV. But what does Cadiz have to offer you? Containing numerous places which are well worth a visit and the diverse province of Cadiz has much to offer. White Villages Vejer de la Frontera is just one of the beautiful White Villages in Cadiz. With…

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Telitec Covers Barcelona

Telitec cover Barcelona with many services, offering Fibre, Mobiles and TV. But what does Barcelona have to offer you? Barcelona not only has it´s football and architecture but also it´s fiestas and street parties. Barcelona is one of the most vibrant and lively cities in the world. Music Festivals Primavera Sound, Sonar Festival, Cruïlla and…

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Telitec Covers Murcia

Telitec cover Murcia with many services, offering Fibre, Mobiles and TV. But what does Murcia have to offer you? One of the most important landmark in the city of Cartagena is the old Roman Theatre which dates all the way back to between 5th and 1st century BC. In 1988 the first remains of the…

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Telitec Cover Tarragona

Telitec cover Tarragona with many services, offering Fibre, Mobiles and TV. But what does Tarragona have to offer you? During the time of the Roman Empire, Tarragona was one of the main cities of the Iberian Peninsula. On the Costa Dorado, with warm-water beaches, as well as its recreational centers and historical tradition and artistic…

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Telitec Covers Mallorca

Telitec cover Mallorca with many services, offering Fibre, Mobiles and TV. But what does Mallorca have to offer you? The name of the island comes from an old Latin phrase ‘insula maior’ that means ‘larger island’, as Mallorca is the largest island in all of Spain. Inhabited by humans since 7000 BC and in 123…

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Telitec Cover Alicante

Telitec cover Alicante with many services, offering Fibre, Mobiles and TV. But what does Alicante have to offer you? Small trading ports, introducing the native Iberian tribes to the alphabet, iron and the pottery wheel go back to 1000 BC were Greek and Phoenicia traders began to visit the eastern coast. A religious and civil…

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Telitec Cover Lanzarote

Telitec cover Lanzarote with many services, offering Fibre, Mobiles and TV. But what does Lanzarote have to offer you? As part of the Canary Islands, Lanzarote has much to offer. Puerto Del Carmen is one of the main tourist destinations of the island. 7Km of Beach on the southern side of the island, with some…

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Telitec Cover Almeria

Telitec cover Almeria with many services, offering Fibre, Mobiles and TV. But what does Almeria have to offer you? With beaches that offer something for everyone, Almeria has some of the roughest contrasts around the Mediterranean coastline. Becoming more popular, the beaches of the Natural Park of Cabo de Gata are perhaps the most mysterious.…

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Telitec Cover Ibiza

Telitec cover Ibiza with many services, offering Fibre, Mobiles and TV. But what does Ibiza have to offer you? Dalt Vila is perched on a small mountain next to the sea and overlooking the town is the fortified old town. Dalt Vila Once one of the most important coastal cities in the Mediterranean. On foot, in sensible…

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Telitec Fibre

Telitec Fibre covers all of Spain both with our own deployment and working with other main operators, offering the best connection in your area. What is Fibre? Reaching speeds of up to 940 Megabits per second (Mbps) Fibre internet sends data via the fibre optic cable as fast as nearly 70% of the speed of…

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Telitec Cover Valencia

Telitec cover Valencia with many services, offering Fibre, Mobiles and TV. But what does Valencia have to offer you? Not only is Valencia full of historical sites, such as the Cathedral or La Lonja de la Seda. It´s amazing Beaches, plus markets, shops, bars and resturants, you also have L’Oceanogràfic and Hemisfèric. L’Oceanogràfic Located in…

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