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by asgp
Thu Oct 19, 2017 4:10 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: The Census is Sunday
Replies: 20
Views: 2294

Re: The Census is Sunday

gringolandia wrote:
I bet the hotel bars sell a lot of Pisco Sours on census day!



ahhahahaha

Clever boy!

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I was watching the news today and they said there will be no jail for those who decide to get some sun outside that day (if we can have some here in Lima)...
by asgp
Thu Oct 19, 2017 4:02 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: New to Lima (San Miguel area)
Replies: 8
Views: 2589

Re: New to Lima (San Miguel area)

Good morning fellow Expats, I just arrived about 3 days ago and I'm still settling in. I'm curious if there are many meetups, or if these forums are only somewhat active? I've previously lived in Germany, Italy and Chile and in almost all cases the forums were a great way to set up a network immedi...
by asgp
Sat Jul 01, 2017 11:34 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Gringos hitting up gringos on the streets for cash
Replies: 15
Views: 2271

Re: Gringos hitting up gringos on the streets for cash

I wonder what is inside of the head of these kind of people :evil: ... How in this world
by asgp
Sat Jul 01, 2017 11:10 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Algodon Pima - Cotton from Peru..
Replies: 3
Views: 1172

Re: Algodon Pima - Cotton from Peru..

We have here in Peru. It is really fresh and resistant
by asgp
Sat Jul 01, 2017 11:07 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Renting a drum kit to play on?
Replies: 2
Views: 1740

Re: Renting a drum kit to play on?

The place is downtown Lima. You can always check olx.com.pe

It wont be cheap BTW
by asgp
Sat Jul 01, 2017 11:06 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Where to get embroidered Polo Shirts
Replies: 8
Views: 1122

Re: Where to get embroidered Polo Shirts

Do you still need them?
by asgp
Sat Jul 01, 2017 11:05 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Reglamento de Migraciones
Replies: 4
Views: 2228

Re: Reglamento de Migraciones

It is all different now. :!:
by asgp
Sat Jul 01, 2017 11:04 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: My Journey from hopping-border visa to work visa in Peru.
Replies: 6
Views: 2899

Re: My Journey from hopping-border visa to work visa in Peru.

Thanks for sharing. It is funny how people will do anything to get their way. No matter what.

Cheers :wink:
by asgp
Wed Mar 08, 2017 4:04 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Cajamarca - anything needed to or from?
Replies: 4
Views: 571

Re: Cajamarca - anything needed to or from?

http://posadapuruay.com.pe/ https://www.google.com.pe/maps/place/Posada+del+Puruay/@-7.162099,-78.510628,15z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x0:0x78ce53cb05f3c9ad?sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwi80tKL58fSAhUHQZAKHYtWBr8Q_BIImwEwDA The place is just a few blocks away from Plaza de Armas... There, my friend is the administrato...
by asgp
Mon Mar 06, 2017 4:02 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Cajamarca - anything needed to or from?
Replies: 4
Views: 571

Re: Cajamarca - anything needed to or from?

I am headed to Cajamarca in one (1) week or less; leaving as early as this Friday. My reason is that I want to check out land and/or property there; Lima is too pricey & I want more green areas. If you need anything delivered to CJA or brought back from CJA - please advise ASAP. Also, if you ha...
by asgp
Sat Mar 04, 2017 4:51 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: San Martin
Replies: 3
Views: 2124

Re: San Martin

I live here :roll: San Martin is a big district, but if you are like me and go for a safe and family frienly area you will look for the limit with Downtown Lima. I won't encorage you to live here, because this district is not so nice to look at, it is not precisely beautiful. I live here for a numbe...
by asgp
Sat Mar 04, 2017 4:17 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Chincheros fiasco
Replies: 2
Views: 2053

Re: Chincheros fiasco

This airport is a need, bot people want to take advantage of it. that's not fair.
by asgp
Sat Mar 04, 2017 4:15 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Is this suit tailored good?
Replies: 1
Views: 663

Re: Is this suit tailored good?

It just do not looks neat to me
by asgp
Sat Mar 04, 2017 4:08 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Restrooms
Replies: 7
Views: 1236

Re: Restrooms

If you are able to find a public restroom there is usually no t.p. and no toilet seat. Why is that? To add insult to injury there is usually someone with their hand out expecting some sort of payment. What is the usual amount to be tendered to this individual? I always wonder, does he work for the ...
by asgp
Sat Mar 04, 2017 4:03 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Restrooms
Replies: 7
Views: 1236

Re: Restrooms

If you are able to find a public restroom there is usually no t.p. and no toilet seat. Why is that? To add insult to injury there is usually someone with their hand out expecting some sort of payment. What is the usual amount to be tendered to this individual? I always wonder, does he work for the ...
by asgp
Sat Mar 04, 2017 4:00 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Baños Turkos
Replies: 5
Views: 911

Re: Baños Turkos

I have never have been there... :? I am missing of something?
by asgp
Sat Mar 04, 2017 3:57 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Generic ink cartridges?
Replies: 5
Views: 772

Re: Generic ink cartridges?

bigdaddy wrote:Ink cartridges:

Here's a little trick.
If you pull it out and shake it hard then slide it back in,
you can get a little more life out of it.


hahahahaha... you nailed it... I like beating and shaking electronics too :lol: :lol:
by asgp
Sat Mar 04, 2017 3:54 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Advice on new Immigration law
Replies: 1
Views: 527

Re: Advice on new Immigration law

Jeezus... You had to do the borderhop thing BEFORE March in order to avoid the possible re-entry ban... Well my friend there are bad and good things about this law... This the D.L 1350, http://busquedas.elperuano.com.pe/normaslegales/decreto-legislativo-de-migraciones-decreto-legislativo-n-1350-1471...
by asgp
Sat Mar 04, 2017 2:16 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Immigration Changes
Replies: 56
Views: 11482

Re: Immigration Changes

With the Immigration Changes will it be more easy for the Children of Peruvians Over the Age of 18 to get the Peruvian Citizenship ? Yes... but furthermore, I've been told that in the next months there will be out a new identification law... and with that law the process of Peruvians over the Age o...
by asgp
Sat Mar 04, 2017 2:12 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Unguided camping in Peru? Lima camping group?
Replies: 4
Views: 1131

Re: Unguided camping in Peru? Lima camping group?

The group I knew has changed to another city... :(
by asgp
Wed Feb 01, 2017 7:05 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Unguided camping in Peru? Lima camping group?
Replies: 4
Views: 1131

Re: Unguided camping in Peru? Lima camping group?

This is so interesting... I think I know about one. I'll check :o
by asgp
Wed Jan 18, 2017 1:25 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Delivery Boy
Replies: 4
Views: 646

Re: Delivery Boy

I won't recommend it to anyone... but good luck with that if that is what you want..
by asgp
Mon Jan 16, 2017 11:18 am
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: Web Designer / Social Media Manager
Replies: 2
Views: 920

Re: Web Designer / Social Media Manager

I can help you with the graphics, creative images, creative post, etc... I know a lot about social media as I used them on the past for my own business. PM for any help.
by asgp
Mon Jan 16, 2017 11:07 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Help with deportation information
Replies: 7
Views: 802

Re: Help with deportation information

I suggest you to go to Migraciones office and ask for a migration record.
by asgp
Mon Jan 16, 2017 10:59 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Immigration Changes
Replies: 56
Views: 11482

Re: Immigration Changes

Border hopping was never officially allowed or forbidden. The old law (sorry can't remember the number) allowed tourist to stay 183 days in the country leaving open if this is per year or per visit. This vagueness of the law made border hopping in Peru possible, neither really legal nor illegal. Th...
by asgp
Wed Jan 11, 2017 5:31 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Help with deportation information
Replies: 7
Views: 802

Re: Help with deportation information

Who are they?

Do you have the stamo oh your passport? There you can see the date of entry.
by asgp
Wed Jan 11, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Must See in Peru
Replies: 10
Views: 4206

Re: Must See in Peru

IMHO... you have to do everything! 8)
by asgp
Wed Jan 11, 2017 5:19 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Help with deportation information
Replies: 7
Views: 802

Re: Help with deportation information

Have you stayed over 5 years here in Peru with your tourist visa expired?
by asgp
Wed Jan 11, 2017 4:59 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Furniture for Sale
Replies: 7
Views: 1648

Re: Furniture for Sale

Say that.
by asgp
Wed Jan 11, 2017 4:42 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Good news, Bad news
Replies: 1
Views: 367

Re: Good news, Bad news

Indeed.., good and bad, :o
by asgp
Wed Jan 11, 2017 4:11 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Immigration Changes
Replies: 56
Views: 11482

Re: Immigration Changes

Just to be clear... When you guys say 'old law' you mean:

a) The Immigration Law of 1991

or

B) The Legislative Decree N 1236?

:?:
by asgp
Tue Jan 10, 2017 11:31 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Immigration Changes
Replies: 56
Views: 11482

Re: Immigration Changes

I've got that too, so border hoppin' is dead.
by asgp
Tue Jan 10, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Immigration Changes
Replies: 56
Views: 11482

Re: Immigration Changes

Help me understand this...

How much time will have a tourist per year...? Thank you
by asgp
Sat Jan 07, 2017 3:30 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Bragg Apple Cider Vinegar
Replies: 2
Views: 2710

Re: Bragg Apple Cider Vinegar

Try contacting those 'organic' type of shops like https://www.facebook.com/ecotidiana/?fref=ts
by asgp
Sat Jan 07, 2017 3:25 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: World's Leading Culinary Destination 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 1744

Re: World's Leading Culinary Destination 2016

<------ Not surprised! 8)
by asgp
Sat Jan 07, 2017 11:54 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Solar Panels
Replies: 3
Views: 826

Re: Solar Panels

Thats nice, I think they can help you overthere... :D I'll send u a PM
by asgp
Sat Jan 07, 2017 11:52 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Lima Expat's 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 1999

Re: Lima Expat's 2017

Welcome to Peru...
by asgp
Sat Jan 07, 2017 11:51 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Christmas Eve in Lima
Replies: 2
Views: 1474

Re: Christmas Eve in Lima

I regret I didnt reply to this thread before... I was about to, but my ex invited me to her family dinner... big big bad idea, I had a bad eve. :roll:
by asgp
Sat Jan 07, 2017 11:49 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: New Year's Eve in Lima
Replies: 1
Views: 1314

Re: New Year's Eve in Lima

Too bad nobody attended the invitation... :(
by asgp
Sat Jan 07, 2017 11:17 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: New immigration law
Replies: 94
Views: 29633

Re: New immigration law

I have to swallow my own words... the new lay is out!!!


http://busquedas.elperuano.com.pe/norma ... 1471551-2/
by asgp
Fri Jan 06, 2017 1:13 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Furniture for Sale
Replies: 7
Views: 1648

Re: Furniture for Sale

Do u still have te chair?
by asgp
Fri Jan 06, 2017 12:56 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Favorite Panetone?
Replies: 6
Views: 999

Re: Favorite Panetone?

I found something interesting...

The panetón they sell at Wong or Metro supermarkets are manufctured by the same companies who makes other brands... Those two are the best to me, more soft and moist... :roll: It is a taste thingy. And they're not expensive at all :shock:
by asgp
Fri Jan 06, 2017 12:45 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: New immigration law
Replies: 94
Views: 29633

Re: New immigration law

There are news my friends... It's out the Decreto Supremo N° 001-2017 and the Decreto Supremo N° 002-2017 :D This is good and bad, cuts both ways. The good news: If you have children born here in Peru or with peruvian father or mother you can apply for the PTP (permiso temporal de permanencia - 'tem...
by asgp
Thu Jan 05, 2017 7:14 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: The $1 fee vs the $5 fee for overstaying in Peru
Replies: 14
Views: 2264

Re: The $1 fee vs the $5 fee for overstaying in Peru

Well, thats not official btw. :roll:
by asgp
Thu Jan 05, 2017 7:13 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Solar Panels
Replies: 3
Views: 826

Re: Solar Panels

Hi, its been a long time since I posted but I have a small beach house for rent location in northern Peru (tumbes region). And I've been wanting to install solar panels. We tried to work with Proviento but they just sort've gave us the run around. Can you guys recommend anyone. Thanks I can recomme...
by asgp
Thu Jan 05, 2017 2:45 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: The $1 fee vs the $5 fee for overstaying in Peru
Replies: 14
Views: 2264

Re: The $1 fee vs the $5 fee for overstaying in Peru

I dont get it... Where does it say $5?
by asgp
Mon Dec 12, 2016 12:42 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Great Smartphone deals?
Replies: 1
Views: 326

Re: Great Smartphone deals?

Hi!

What is your budget? :roll:
by asgp
Mon Dec 12, 2016 12:42 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Less then a month left
Replies: 7
Views: 836

Re: Less then a month left

Sadly for us extrangers border hopping will have no sense anymore because the new inmmigration law (about to rule us) limit the stay to a max 183 days per year. If at the time of your trip back here from the UK the new law is out there the person who stamps the days on your passport will -hopefully-...

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