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by windsportinperu
Tue Dec 24, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Should we be pissed off?
Replies: 18
Views: 536

Re: Should we be pissed off?

69road, Unfortunately you have gone so far with your wild guess :)
by windsportinperu
Mon Dec 23, 2019 11:09 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Should we be pissed off?
Replies: 18
Views: 536

Re: Should we be pissed off?

Hi, There are a lot of specialized technicians In Lima for repairing cellphone.. Some of them are the best in LATAM.. AFAIK, not all cellphone are repairable, but just take you cellphone and ask for a diagnosis , and if it is repairable Paruro in downtown of LIma is a good place to look for technici...
by windsportinperu
Thu Dec 19, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Specialized Ports for better Handling and Processing of Fish along the Coast in Peru !
Replies: 1
Views: 103

Specialized Ports for better Handling and Processing of Fish along the Coast in Peru !

More than 15 specially designed Ports for better Handling and Processing of Fish. Some of them are already working They work directly with Artisan Fishermen along the Coast. They can unload their Catch, Disembowel and Preserve fish in a faster and more prolific way Acapulco, Puerto Pizarro, Tumbes P...
by windsportinperu
Thu Dec 12, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru, 5,000 years old Civilization in Caral Ruins and Fishnets made of Cotton !
Replies: 0
Views: 97

Peru, 5,000 years old Civilization in Caral Ruins and Fishnets made of Cotton !

The History of the relationship of Peru with the Ocean is extremely old.

In Caral Ruins was found Fishing Net made of local cotton !

https://youtu.be/k68CVL8LCXw?t=232
by windsportinperu
Tue Dec 10, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: How can I get my package?
Replies: 42
Views: 1208

Re: How can I get my package?

I heard recently that you can purchase the oil at the organic fairs held at Parque Reducto in Miraflores held on Saturdays, and at the Surquillo market fair held on Sundays. Good luck. Alan, Marihuana Oil seem to be trending topic here :) My friends, Have you think about replacing CBD oil with chew...
by windsportinperu
Fri Dec 06, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Qali Warma The Food And Nutrition Program For Children Across Peru !
Replies: 0
Views: 81

Qali Warma The Food And Nutrition Program For Children Across Peru !

It is everywhere: Puno, Loreto, Ica, Ayacucho, Puno, etc. 61,000 Public Schools and more than 3,000,000 Children ! No other country in Latin America has made such a great effort ... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U8ZBslLNU2w https://www.qaliwarma.gob.pe/noticias/ayacucho-16-mil-estudiantes-jornada-...
by windsportinperu
Thu Dec 05, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Westerner style Christmas fruit cakes
Replies: 5
Views: 175

Re: Westerner style Christmas fruit cakes

Is it something similar to this ? .... Keke de Pasas y Pecanas... https://www.google.com.pe/search?q=keke+de+pasas+y+pecanas&sxsrf=ACYBGNQdxOHaL7Z8FLd41MJG6X51KRU48w:1575557563507&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwia6JSn4Z7mAhWmrFkKHarFDwUQ_AUoAXoECEwQAw&biw=1366&bih=615
by windsportinperu
Sun Dec 01, 2019 9:31 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru , Social Services for remote areas in the Rainforest and in Titicaca Lake !
Replies: 1
Views: 116

Peru , Social Services for remote areas in the Rainforest and in Titicaca Lake !

In the Recent Years, Peru has taken Social Services to a next level PIAS (Plataforma Itinerante de Acción Social) are ships with all the needed services to assist people and communities far away from “civilization” These Ships offers medical services, odontology, midwifery, etc. Besides other servic...
by windsportinperu
Wed Nov 27, 2019 12:35 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Peruvian Real Estate Lunacy
Replies: 3
Views: 256

Re: Peruvian Real Estate Lunacy

In Peru we may find good deals, but also non-sense sellers . Both are part of the market

The asking price sometimes is ridiculous nonsense, but others it is a good deal.

So we have to be prepared to see both scenarios at the same time, even in the same place
by windsportinperu
Wed Nov 27, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru builds big buses for Private and Public Transportation in LATAM !
Replies: 1
Views: 119

Peru builds big buses for Private and Public Transportation in LATAM !

The country has a long tradition building buses, but in the last 2 decades the achievement is astonishing We may see brands as MODASA and Clave7 at the rear part of the bus MODASA builds articulated buses for Metropolitano in Lima + double-decker buses (bus cama de 2 pisos) With the exception of Bra...
by windsportinperu
Mon Nov 25, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Last Minute International Soccer Game in Lima and the Fast Response of Peru !
Replies: 11
Views: 372

Re: Last Minute International Soccer Game in Lima and the Fast Response of Peru !

The Match was fantastic and the Stadium was full of spectators from one end to another !

People saying thanks to Peru .. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JWA9ZeU4l04
by windsportinperu
Mon Nov 25, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Last Minute International Soccer Game in Lima and the Fast Response of Peru !
Replies: 11
Views: 372

Re: Last Minute International Soccer Game in Lima and the Fast Response of Peru !

There is no crystal ball. It is just being informed and updated.
by windsportinperu
Sun Nov 24, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Last Minute International Soccer Game in Lima and the Fast Response of Peru !
Replies: 11
Views: 372

Re: Last Minute International Soccer Game in Lima and the Fast Response of Peru !

Formidable, I have good news for you. Peru is not part of that Powder Keg and it not going to explode and probably Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay are not going ... too Bolivia has expelled a dictator as Evo Morales Colombia has made a good work controlling vandals Venezuela, no comments Ecuado...
by windsportinperu
Fri Nov 22, 2019 8:29 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Last Minute International Soccer Game in Lima and the Fast Response of Peru !
Replies: 11
Views: 372

Re: Last Minute International Soccer Game in Lima and the Fast Response of Peru !

You never know, Peru could be next. It is my desire that Chile will find a way out to that tragic situation. Formidable, I invite you to stay in the positive side of the spectrum, as well See how Colombia is managing their national strike. They love their country and are wise enough to not fall int...
by windsportinperu
Fri Nov 22, 2019 11:20 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Last Minute International Soccer Game in Lima and the Fast Response of Peru !
Replies: 11
Views: 372

Last Minute International Soccer Game in Lima and the Fast Response of Peru !

Copa Libertadores is a very famous Soccer Competition in South America. It was planned to be carried out in Santiago Chile. Unfortunately due to unforeseeable circumstances a Last Minute change in the location, Lima was chosen , it happened this Month 7th The Soccer Math will be held tomorrow 23th ....
by windsportinperu
Mon Nov 18, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: The price of beer?
Replies: 14
Views: 369

Re: The price of beer?

For those who likes Ceviche and Beer at the same time, the recommended place is CeviChela.

It is a Restaurant and a Craft Beer place at the same time. These guys are making such a great beer and such a fantastic Ceviche among others dishes as Arroz con Mariscos
by windsportinperu
Sun Nov 17, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Lima Metro - lineas 5 y 6
Replies: 4
Views: 151

Re: Lima Metro - lineas 5 y 6

The Governmental Organization in charge of administrating the Subway and all the Lines 1 to 6 is AATE

AFAIK, 5 and 6 are in the planning stages , but could use this link for future reference

https://www.aate.gob.pe/puente-informativo-mtc/
by windsportinperu
Sun Nov 17, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Lima Metro - lineas 5 y 6
Replies: 4
Views: 151

Re: Lima Metro - lineas 5 y 6

Hello, The names of the Metro Lines are the same as their numbers
by windsportinperu
Thu Nov 14, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Lima Peru and the best Airport in LATAM during 2019 !
Replies: 15
Views: 392

Re: Lima Peru and the best Airport in LATAM during 2019 !

Alan, the consensus from everyone is that the food inside the Airport is very expensive. The good news is that in the future Jorge Chavez Airport will be transformed into an Airport City, a unique idea in LATAM. This will offer more options including all kind of restaurants and this could drop the p...
by windsportinperu
Wed Nov 13, 2019 8:25 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru is building more than 1,000 Bridges Across the Country !
Replies: 1
Views: 121

Peru is building more than 1,000 Bridges Across the Country !

Great News, 669 Steel Bailey Bridges and 415 Concrete Bridges MTC (Ministerio de Transporte y Comunicaciones) is the government organization that works for everything related to Transport and Communications. It has an special sub-group as Provias. They have a planned program of building new highways...
by windsportinperu
Sat Nov 09, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Lima Peru and the best Airport in LATAM during 2019 !
Replies: 15
Views: 392

Lima Peru and the best Airport in LATAM during 2019 !

According to Skytrak, Lima has the best Airport in Latin America !

The city won to Sao Paulo Brazil, Buenos Aires in Argentina, Santiago in Chile, Mexico City, Bogota Colombia, Quito Ecuador, etc.

https://www.worldairportawards.com/worl ... orts-2019/
by windsportinperu
Wed Nov 06, 2019 5:43 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: We are moving to Peru! Should we bring our items or buy new one in peru ?
Replies: 3
Views: 180

Re: We are moving to Peru! Should we bring our items or buy new one in peru ?

Hello Opigez We might consider that have to pay an extra cost in electric voltage converter for all kind of household electric appliances because of the 110v voltage in US vs 220v voltage in Peru. In the case of Refrigerator and big things like that those electric voltage are big and bulky In case o...
by windsportinperu
Tue Nov 05, 2019 3:51 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Fire Forest Protection System for the Rainforest in The Amazon of Peru !
Replies: 0
Views: 110

Fire Forest Protection System for the Rainforest in The Amazon of Peru !

The last fire forest in Brazil and Bolivia has taken South America by surprise. It is a devastating threat. The rule of thumb is the faster the better The new Spartan Cargo Airplanes from FAP (Fuerza Aerea del Peru) can carry 6,000 liters. 4 of them can load 24,000 liters and this can be done in jus...
by windsportinperu
Thu Oct 31, 2019 6:48 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Astonishing Cycling in Mountainous Region , Cordillera Blanca Andes of Peru !
Replies: 2
Views: 135

Re: Astonishing Cycling in Mountainous Region , Cordillera Blanca Andes of Peru !

Hello Alan,

The guy who made the video is a European World Traveler specialized in Mountain Bike.
by windsportinperu
Fri Oct 25, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Overproduction of Electricity in Peru could be exported to Chile and Ecuador !
Replies: 2
Views: 190

Re: Overproduction of Electricity in Peru could be exported to Chile and Ecuador !

Selling Electricity to Ecuador or Chile or Maybe Bolivia or border cities of Brasil could be a win-win business
by windsportinperu
Fri Oct 25, 2019 9:54 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Tacna
Replies: 7
Views: 276

Re: Tacna

Hello, Tacna has made a lot of improvement the last 20 years ago. Even though I have not visited the City a long time ago, it is well known that thousands and thousands of Chileans visit the City because of the Cheap and Good Quality Food and Medical Services . Some of them are living there with the...
by windsportinperu
Thu Oct 24, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Overproduction of Electricity in Peru could be exported to Chile and Ecuador !
Replies: 2
Views: 190

Overproduction of Electricity in Peru could be exported to Chile and Ecuador !

As we know, Peru has a huge range of Mountains and this has a Great Potential in the Production of Electricity obtained from HydroPower Plants The Country has had in increased of 186% in the last 20 years and now We have a surplus in Electricity Neighbor Countries as Chile and Ecuador have a Shortag...
by windsportinperu
Tue Oct 22, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru, the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin America !
Replies: 23
Views: 721

Re: Peru, the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin America !

Overall, you have been a good participant on this thread. Funny and Creative

Que tengas un bonito día !
by windsportinperu
Tue Oct 22, 2019 12:42 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru, the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin America !
Replies: 23
Views: 721

Re: Peru, the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin America !

hahaha... you are a funny guy...

Do I have to explain why I laugh too ?

I have already said sorry . . . now in bold letters
by windsportinperu
Tue Oct 22, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru, the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin America !
Replies: 23
Views: 721

Re: Peru, the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin America !

If you feel offended about the Word bribery, sorry. We should try to focus the conversation on what is really important

You have chosen not to answer the 2 questions above, even though the topic of this conversation are related to these 2 questions
by windsportinperu
Tue Oct 22, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru, the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin America !
Replies: 23
Views: 721

Re: Peru, the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin America !

hahaha... funny but useless

A couple of questions. You may or may not answer :

1º Do you trust on that Company - Reputation Institute ?

2º Do you think that the study done about LATAM Reputation is correct ?
by windsportinperu
Tue Oct 22, 2019 10:57 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru, the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin America !
Replies: 23
Views: 721

Re: Peru, the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin America !

69roadrunner wrote: ... Looks like a company ya gotta pay them a few soles to build that reputation.


You didn't say the word "bribe", but you mean that
by windsportinperu
Tue Oct 22, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru, the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin America !
Replies: 23
Views: 721

Re: Peru, the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin America !

You are the one who said that Company is receiving bribery for their Studies , so you are the one who has to prove it . We have to options :

1º your are wrong or
2º the Rest of the countries of the World are bribing to this Organization

https://insights.reputationinstitute.com/europe
by windsportinperu
Tue Oct 22, 2019 10:09 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru, the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin America !
Replies: 23
Views: 721

Re: Peru, the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin America !

Your Accusation to that Company is baseless
by windsportinperu
Tue Oct 22, 2019 7:41 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru, the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin America !
Replies: 23
Views: 721

Re: Peru, the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin America !

My goodness. With all the recent events, it's hard to believe. Then again, very little news about Peru seems to filter abroad. Just as well! :) The problem with the Dissolved Congress was the less possible traumatic event because was Fast and Precise. In less than 24 hours the extirpation of the Ca...
by windsportinperu
Mon Oct 21, 2019 3:29 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru, the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin America !
Replies: 23
Views: 721

Peru, the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin America !

Peru has been chosen as the Country with the Best Reputation in Latin AMerica The investigation was done by Reputation Institute and was surveyed 55,000 people from Around the World in Countries as Canada, USA, France, Germany, Japan, Russia and UK The data for this Reputation is based on Natural Be...
by windsportinperu
Fri Oct 18, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Numismatic Museum in Peru a wonderful collection of Coins !
Replies: 5
Views: 273

Re: Numismatic Museum in Peru a wonderful collection of Coins !

69road, of course the Museum has a lot of coins and bills from Around the World

If you visit the Museum , it would be interesting to read your thoughts about
by windsportinperu
Thu Oct 17, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Numismatic Museum in Peru a wonderful collection of Coins !
Replies: 5
Views: 273

Numismatic Museum in Peru a wonderful collection of Coins !

Located at the BCRP (Banco Central de Reserva del Peru) El Museo Numismatico del Peru has the best public collection of Antique Coins in all Latin America Coins and Bills from 1568 to the present day (Perú) ! + Coins from the Roman Empire The Building of this Museum by itself has a wonderful Archite...
by windsportinperu
Tue Oct 15, 2019 3:22 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru, and the New Era of Building Long Steel Bridges !
Replies: 1
Views: 131

Peru, and the New Era of Building Long Steel Bridges !

As we know, The Country has a lot of tough places as Canyons, River, etc ... The Technology and Logistic for building such long bridges in extremely complicated because of the Geography, but ... ... finally Bridges 100% made in Peru, not so bad ! Motilones 160 meters https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=...
by windsportinperu
Mon Oct 14, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peruvian Technicians and New Level of Competitiveness in Peru
Replies: 14
Views: 447

Re: Peruvian Technicians and New Level of Competitiveness in Peru

Oh....ok.....maybe you can enlighten us. Your comments are somehow funny , It is just my point of view Inflation, Economic Growth, Prudent Expending of the Public Money (Fiscal Surplus), etc. are better indicators of a Healthy Economy Argentina has a long tern tradition in Expending more than they ...
by windsportinperu
Mon Oct 14, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peruvian Technicians and New Level of Competitiveness in Peru
Replies: 14
Views: 447

Re: Peruvian Technicians and New Level of Competitiveness in Peru

Those Macro Economic Figures alone, tend to give a wrong perception of Reality
by windsportinperu
Mon Oct 14, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peruvian Technicians and New Level of Competitiveness in Peru
Replies: 14
Views: 447

Re: Peruvian Technicians and New Level of Competitiveness in Peru

Personally it always makes me happy to read good news from Argentina... Same thing in Peru with the new SACS style Companies, we can now create a Legal Business in 24 hours, it all using Internet and without the Presence of a Public Notary https://www.mercadonegro.pe/negocios-y-empresas/ahora-podras...
by windsportinperu
Mon Oct 14, 2019 11:48 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peruvian Technicians and New Level of Competitiveness in Peru
Replies: 14
Views: 447

Re: Peruvian Technicians and New Level of Competitiveness in Peru

If we see the South-American context, 20 or more years ago, Brazil and Argentina were the best place for technical careers, but with the destructive presence of Left Wing Parties those skills have migrate to Countries as Peru and Chile. It is very clear that Venezuela is out of the Equation, same th...

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