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by wowry
Thu May 14, 2015 12:09 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Bus to Huancaya
Replies: 1
Views: 1121

Bus to Huancaya

Hi! Anybody been to Huancaya? I'm trying to find how to get there by bus but can't seem to find any luck. Please help! Trip experience and things to do would also be appreciated when shared. Thank you!
by wowry
Thu Jan 22, 2015 8:29 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Female Ob Gyne
Replies: 1
Views: 749

Female Ob Gyne

Hi! Can anyone recommend a female ob gyne? I need an ultrasound asap. We have tried in Clinica Good Hope but the earliest slot with them is on Wednesday next week and only male doctor available. Thank you!
by wowry
Wed Jan 21, 2015 8:48 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Doctors in Lima
Replies: 22
Views: 19744

Re: Doctors in Lima

Hi! Can anyone recommend a female ob gyne? I need an ultrasound asap. We have tried in Clinica Good Hope but the earliest slot with them is on Wednesday next week and only male doctor available.
by wowry
Mon Jan 12, 2015 9:04 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Quick question about phones and sim cards.
Replies: 7
Views: 1199

Re: Quick question about phones and sim cards.

We were in Colombia for a month and while we were there, both Claro and Moviestar (prepago) did not work. We have unlocked iPhone so I am sure its not the phone but the sim so we used Tigo chip while we were there.
by wowry
Thu Dec 04, 2014 4:43 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru vs. Philippines
Replies: 28
Views: 7218

Re: Peru vs. Philippines

The Filipinos are the nicest people on the planet of the countries I've been (about 25). It's very humid and they're subject to typhooons, floods, vocanoes, etc. The other problem is so much poverty and corruption. I'm on a journey to find a new country to move to for awhile and so far considering ...
by wowry
Thu Dec 04, 2014 4:39 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru vs. Philippines
Replies: 28
Views: 7218

Re: Peru vs. Philippines

Hi Everyone, I have an interview on Sunday, December 7 in Miraflores. The person I am interviewing speaks tagalog, and I speak English. I need to hire a translator. Can you all please recommend an agency or a friend or yourselves?! Please send me an email at [email protected].com Thank you, Mollie Hi ...
by wowry
Wed Dec 03, 2014 10:33 am
Forum: Roommates / Rooms for Rent
Topic: Looking for room to rent
Replies: 0
Views: 340

Looking for room to rent

Hi!

I have a friend coming to Lima on the 15th of December and is looking for a room to rent. He is an ESL Teacher and will be here to work for a year or two. Please message me for any leads preferably in Miraflores. Budget around $200 or less if possible. Thank you!
by wowry
Wed Nov 12, 2014 9:44 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Music!
Replies: 458
Views: 62044

Re: Music!

by wowry
Sat Nov 08, 2014 1:15 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: won't make it to my migraciones appointment
Replies: 0
Views: 419

won't make it to my migraciones appointment

I am currently processing my work visa and carne and I made an appointment to Migraciones on Tuesday not knowing that my company will take time to get all the necessary docs for my contract to be approved by Ministerio de Trabajo. What should I do? Shall I still go to migraciones and tell them I sti...
by wowry
Sun Oct 19, 2014 8:09 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: work visa
Replies: 3
Views: 822

Re: work visa

Thanks Sunflower! :)
by wowry
Sun Oct 19, 2014 6:08 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: work visa
Replies: 3
Views: 822

work visa

Hi! I would like to know if I procesd my work visa and get a carnet, can I also have my husband process and have his own carnet under mine? Thanks in advance!
by wowry
Sun Jun 29, 2014 7:47 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Help! Housing advice
Replies: 3
Views: 580

Re: Help! Housing advice

Thank you so much Sergio and Chi chi. I appreciate your feedbacks. :D
by wowry
Sun Jun 29, 2014 10:52 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Help! Housing advice
Replies: 3
Views: 580

Help! Housing advice

We are currently looking for a 2 bedroom apartment near Miraflores, San Borja or Surco and out of all the apartments we've seen so far, we always end up calling agency asking us to pay them first before showing any of the apartments available for rent. I would like to know if anyone here have paid a...
by wowry
Fri Apr 25, 2014 1:20 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Any volleyball players here?
Replies: 1
Views: 515

Re: Any volleyball players here?

I'm interested too. I used to play a lot when I was in the Philippines.
by wowry
Sun Mar 02, 2014 12:55 am
Forum: Roommates / Rooms for Rent
Topic: Looking for a room anywhere near Miraflores/Barranco Are
Replies: 1
Views: 545

Looking for a room anywhere near Miraflores/Barranco Are

Hi! I'm looking for 1 room for rent for a married couple anywhere in Miraflores, Barranco, San Isidro area starting from March 7 onwards. We would prefer a room with private bathroom. Please send me the exact pictures of the room with all details and monthly rental price at [email protected].com. Than...
by wowry
Wed Jan 22, 2014 12:37 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Club/Disco in Lima
Replies: 10
Views: 2232

Re: Club/Disco in Lima

You might want to provide more details. The best clubs could mean anything. Are you looking for high end clubs, areas where there might be a lot of younger people, etc? He is looking to put up a high end club for not so young crowd like late 20s to 40s. @caliguy thank you @chi chi thanks for the co...
by wowry
Tue Jan 21, 2014 1:22 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: What was the strangest food you've eaten?
Replies: 28
Views: 4413

Re: What was the strangest food you've eaten?

I haven't eaten anything strange yet here in Peru coz we haven't been out much. I tried camel burger once in Bahrain and even though I was drunk I didn't like it at all. It's too gamey. I also tried ostrich, crocodile, ox balls, snake, etc on a rodizio style restaurant in Nairobi where I ate so much...
by wowry
Mon Jan 20, 2014 11:50 pm
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: JOB OPTIONS?
Replies: 5
Views: 838

Re: JOB OPTIONS?

Thanks for the heads up Mammamia! I'll try to look into those places.
by wowry
Mon Jan 20, 2014 8:54 pm
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: JOB OPTIONS?
Replies: 5
Views: 838

Re: JOB OPTIONS?

Thank you mammamia! By provincia do you mean like Arequipa?
by wowry
Mon Jan 20, 2014 2:31 pm
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: JOB OPTIONS?
Replies: 5
Views: 838

JOB OPTIONS?

I'm quite confused on what to do first to get a job here. I have 8 years of customer service experience being a first class flight attendant in the Middle East. Before leaving Bahrain, i was working as admission officer in one of the international school there dealing mainly in enrolments and assesi...
by wowry
Mon Jan 20, 2014 3:14 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Club/Disco in Lima
Replies: 10
Views: 2232

Club/Disco in Lima

A friend is planning to open a new club/disco in Lima but have not decided the exact location yet. He is Peruvian but was out of the country for more than 20 years. I would like to know where are the best clubs in Lima and where is the best place to open a new club/disco? any suggestions will be hig...
by wowry
Mon Jan 20, 2014 2:39 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: FIRST TIME IN PERU
Replies: 7
Views: 1286

Re: FIRST TIME IN PERU

We actually asked one of the travel agent and informed us of the cheapest flight which is going to Colombia.
Sergio- I really want to see Uyuni but we have only 5 days as my husband works every friday and saturday.
by wowry
Mon Jan 20, 2014 2:31 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Asia Boulevard
Replies: 4
Views: 1055

Re: Asia Boulevard

Thank you Sergio!
What about in Lima, which is the best school to learn spanish? I have seen one online in Miraflores but I thought maybe there's other choices?
by wowry
Sun Jan 19, 2014 12:33 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Asia Boulevard
Replies: 4
Views: 1055

Asia Boulevard

My husband and i are currently staying near Boulevard de Asia. He is working as a dj in a new club. I would like to ask if anybody knows any school around where i can learn spanish? Also is there any wet market here where I can buy fresh vegetables and fish? Thanks!
by wowry
Sat Jan 18, 2014 1:10 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Bringing Turntables/ DJ gear to Peru and customs
Replies: 6
Views: 1048

Re: Bringing Turntables/ DJ gear to Peru and customs

Got my mixer and 1 turntable through with my stuff and the other turntable in my friend's bag. I think the key is to only bring one of each thing so they can't hassle you.Had the mixer in a box and was wrapped up in t-shirts so they thought it was old. Can't wait to get mixing 8) Good for you. Ours...
by wowry
Sat Jan 18, 2014 1:07 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: FIRST TIME IN PERU
Replies: 7
Views: 1286

Re: FIRST TIME IN PERU

Thank you guys for all the replies. I was told that we get 90 days maximum but we haven't fly out though still confuse on which border but might be Colombia and spend 3 days there. wish us luck :D
by wowry
Tue Jan 07, 2014 2:03 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: FIRST TIME IN PERU
Replies: 7
Views: 1286

FIRST TIME IN PERU

Hi! My husband and i came to peru last dec.7 and were given only 30days. We are both holding Philippine Passport but residents in Bahrain. Our tourist visa expired yesterday and so we are planning to border cross or fly out either to Bolivia, Ecuador or Colombia coz Brazil is too expensive and Chile...
by wowry
Tue Jan 07, 2014 1:32 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Bringing Turntables/ DJ gear to Peru and customs
Replies: 6
Views: 1048

Re: Bringing Turntables/ DJ gear to Peru and customs

my husband and i came to peru as a tourist last dec.7. he is a dj and brought with him his full equipment. 2 turntables, mixer,laptop and serato. we did not declare it to customs but of course as son as our baggage go through the xray machine, we were ushered by one lady to go to customs. They were ...

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