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by Lloyd007
Thu Apr 03, 2014 3:25 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Guitar
Replies: 4
Views: 697

Re: Guitar

Miraflores, by the cevicheria ''La Mar'', block 8 of La Mar. Urbanization Santa Cruz
by Lloyd007
Thu Apr 03, 2014 9:08 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Weights for chicas
Replies: 2
Views: 431

Weights for chicas

Almost never used, as new. Bought for S/. 120 from Ripley, very high quality. Selling at S/. 70.

Tel: 999838477

Lloyd
by Lloyd007
Tue Apr 01, 2014 2:34 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Sending money back home
Replies: 11
Views: 4136

Re: Sending money back home

If any Brits reading this have pounds in the UK and need Soles here in Lima, maybe we can figure something out? Transfer me the pounds and I'll give you the Soles.
by Lloyd007
Tue Apr 01, 2014 2:22 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Sending money back home
Replies: 11
Views: 4136

Re: Sending money back home

I was thinking more in the region of about $400, nothing out of the ordinary.
by Lloyd007
Tue Apr 01, 2014 11:11 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Sending money back home
Replies: 11
Views: 4136

Sending money back home

What ways are the cheapest and most efficient for sending money overseas (from Peru back home to the UK), without the rip off bank charges for international transfers and Wetern Union fees?
by Lloyd007
Tue Apr 01, 2014 10:32 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Cordless home phone, Guitar, Sneakers, Vacuum cleaner
Replies: 1
Views: 382

Re: Cordless home phone, Guitar, Sneakers, Vacuum cleaner

Motorola cordless phone (twin unit, one for living area, one for bedroom) still available.... going to the highest bidder.
by Lloyd007
Tue Apr 01, 2014 10:31 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Guitar
Replies: 4
Views: 697

Re: Guitar

Still available... highest bidder
by Lloyd007
Tue Apr 01, 2014 10:31 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Vacuum Cleaner
Replies: 1
Views: 303

Re: Vacuum Cleaner

Sold. Thank you.
by Lloyd007
Tue Apr 01, 2014 10:31 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Nike Air Sneakers - NEW
Replies: 1
Views: 361

Re: Nike Air Sneakers - NEW

Sold. Thank you.
by Lloyd007
Mon Mar 31, 2014 11:15 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Divorce
Replies: 5
Views: 987

Re: Divorce

As far as I understand it due to my current predicament, the first two options listed above only apply if you and your partner are both in agreement and have agreed terms i.e who gets what. If there is a dispute, you face a long, expensive fight through the judiciary system. It could take years and ...
by Lloyd007
Fri Mar 28, 2014 9:03 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Nike Air Sneakers - NEW
Replies: 1
Views: 361

Nike Air Sneakers - NEW

I ordered the wrong size form the US... so now I can't use them. Brand new. S/. 175

[email protected]
999838477
by Lloyd007
Fri Mar 28, 2014 9:01 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Guitar
Replies: 4
Views: 697

Guitar

Hardly used, S/. 95, as good as new.

[email protected]
999838477
by Lloyd007
Fri Mar 28, 2014 9:00 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Vacuum Cleaner
Replies: 1
Views: 303

Vacuum Cleaner

Hardly used, as good as new.

Electrolux 1600W.

S/. 90

[email protected]
999838477
by Lloyd007
Tue Mar 25, 2014 9:36 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Cordless home phone, Guitar, Sneakers, Vacuum cleaner
Replies: 1
Views: 382

Cordless home phone, Guitar, Sneakers, Vacuum cleaner

Motorola cordless twin phone set, S/. 50

Guitar for beginners S/.95

NEW running sneakers, Nike Air (ordered wrong size from US), S/. 175

Vacuum cleaner (rarely used, as new) S/. 95

[email protected] for more info.

Thanks!
by Lloyd007
Mon Mar 24, 2014 11:35 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Reasonably priced property?
Replies: 7
Views: 800

Re: Reasonably priced property?

Thank you for the responses, and I prefer to buy something ready made, house or apartment, nice of the view of the river in Lunahuana would be perfect. I'll plan a trip down there in the coming weeks and see what I can come up with. Will keep you posted if there's anything interesting.... as a sleep...
by Lloyd007
Fri Mar 21, 2014 2:35 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Reasonably priced property?
Replies: 7
Views: 800

Re: Reasonably priced property?

Thank you Caliguy! Lunahuana is my ideal place and I have been several times... but Cañete itself as a town has a lot of hussle and bustle, although has better medical services than Lunahuana. Then going even further inland from Lunahuana you have very little help if you get sick as even a farmacy i...
by Lloyd007
Fri Mar 21, 2014 2:02 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Reasonably priced property?
Replies: 7
Views: 800

Reasonably priced property?

Hi everyone. I was wondering if there are still any places close to Lima that are worth investing in property where it may have a really good return on investment in a few years time? I mean within a couple of hours drive? Prices seem so exorbitant in Lima, even in places like Magdalena and San Migu...
by Lloyd007
Thu Mar 13, 2014 5:42 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Package stuck in customs - options
Replies: 7
Views: 1152

Re: Package stuck in customs - options

Tell DHL to send the package back to the sender. Then, complain to the sender that you were unable to receive this substance in Peru and ask for a refund. You might have to insist. A similar thing happened to me once. Or, you can go through the wrangle of getting the right docs approved in the Minis...
by Lloyd007
Thu Mar 13, 2014 5:26 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Baby Mail.. quick ?
Replies: 5
Views: 625

Re: Baby Mail.. quick ?

That is not entirely correct. Some parcels get ''pot luck'' picked out and sent to Serpost so you have to go and get it yourself after getting a note dropped off at home. Happened to me a few times, but never had to pay any kind of tax or anything. It was a bit of a pain in the you know what, becaus...
by Lloyd007
Wed Mar 12, 2014 9:47 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: NEW Nike Air running shoes for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 358

NEW Nike Air running shoes for sale

These shoes I bought on Ebay from the USA, but as I am form the UK I made a mistake with the size I asked for, therefore these are a little too big for me. Used once ONLY. Immaculate condition. Cost US$82. I am open to offers. Size 9.5 USA.

Email [email protected]
Tel: 999 838 447 / 202 2222
by Lloyd007
Mon Feb 17, 2014 9:45 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: gas oven for sale
Replies: 3
Views: 597

Re: gas oven for sale

I will need the gas for my new oven. We are upgrading.
by Lloyd007
Mon Feb 10, 2014 2:54 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: gas oven for sale
Replies: 3
Views: 597

Re: gas oven for sale

Any takers?
by Lloyd007
Fri Feb 07, 2014 8:41 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: gas oven for sale
Replies: 3
Views: 597

gas oven for sale

Gas oven, two years old. In good working condition except for the timer. Open to offers and will take the first reasonable offer. Five hobs. 76cm x 57cm.

Note: collection only.

Lloyd 999838477
[email protected]
by Lloyd007
Thu Feb 06, 2014 5:08 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Immigrant (Resident) Visa
Replies: 18
Views: 3055

Re: Immigrant (Resident) Visa

These people are excellent in the whole tramites process:

Ruth Magaly Llanos Gonzales
Estudio PUENTE DE LA MATA & DIAZ PINILLOS
Calle Monterrey N° 341
Oficina 1101, Chacarilla del Estanque - Surco
Lima - Perú
Tel.: (511) 372 6261
Fax: (511) 372 5953
[email protected]
by Lloyd007
Mon Dec 16, 2013 8:58 am
Forum: Roommates / Rooms for Rent
Topic: Large Room Available to Rent - Miraflores
Replies: 1
Views: 423

Large Room Available to Rent - Miraflores

Hello everyone. I have a very large, spacious room to rent which will be available after January 25th. Location is in Santa Cruz area of Miraflores, 3 blocks from Parque Maria Reiche and surfing hotspots (close to block 7 of Av. del Ejercito). Includes; Double bed, all bedding/sheets, sofa, large wa...
by Lloyd007
Mon Dec 02, 2013 3:10 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Hiring a Van with Driver
Replies: 2
Views: 1073

Hiring a Van with Driver

We need a 24 seater mini van in January for a full day with driver. Can anyone recommend anyone and have an idea of pricing for the day?
by Lloyd007
Fri Nov 29, 2013 10:06 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: migraciones fast service
Replies: 7
Views: 870

Re: migraciones fast service

Excellent, Chi Chi. What are you doing with yet another Permiso para Firmar Contratos? What are you buying/selling/doing? Let us know, we are all interested.
by Lloyd007
Fri Nov 15, 2013 10:20 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Does the north really have the best ceviche?
Replies: 10
Views: 986

Re: Does the north really have the best ceviche?

The best ceviche I had up north was in Huanchaco. Excellent. A creamy red ''ahi'' sauce and a decent portion. Very good! The worst I had in Lima was at the Caplina Cevicheria, very close to La Mar, a very upscale restaurant and a price of S/.44 per ceviche. Small portion, poor quality, not what you'...
by Lloyd007
Wed Nov 06, 2013 11:56 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Dermatologist- any recommendations?
Replies: 2
Views: 598

Re: Dermatologist- any recommendations?

Dr Malpartida has a nice practice in Chacarilla and speaks good English too. I have no idea about prices.

tel; 372 7350
by Lloyd007
Wed Nov 06, 2013 11:31 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Kids rights to study
Replies: 3
Views: 447

Re: Kids rights to study

That would be great. Thank you for your offer and my friend speaks excellent Spanish.

Please drop me an email to [email protected] and we can talk further.

Thanks!
by Lloyd007
Wed Nov 06, 2013 10:14 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Kids rights to study
Replies: 3
Views: 447

Kids rights to study

A friend of mine has her empleada who leaves her 6 year old at home all day - shock, horror, I know. Anyway, my friend is trying to get the kid in to a state school, but the one closest to them rejected the kid. The question is this: does anyone have any official info about rights of kids to free ed...
by Lloyd007
Wed Oct 30, 2013 10:24 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Why is building work so shabby?
Replies: 11
Views: 1137

Re: Why is building work so shabby?

It took me 3 years to find the apartment I am currently in. I saw so much CRAP and poor quality building work, tiny bedrooms, inflated prices, very cheap flooring, poorly positioned lighting, bad layout.... the list goes on. You have to really do your homework when buying or renting and getting a go...
by Lloyd007
Tue Oct 29, 2013 3:35 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Interpol for US citizens...
Replies: 22
Views: 3799

Re: Interpol for US citizens...

I believe the office has moved, but couldn't tell you to where. Can someone confirm?
by Lloyd007
Tue Oct 29, 2013 10:56 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Dutch marrying a peruvian ( kids question too)
Replies: 5
Views: 893

Re: Dutch marrying a peruvian ( kids question too)

You will not be able to travel overseas with the kid unless the mother (I assume she is still alive?) has signed a legal letter at the Notaria saying that she gives permission for the kid to travel. As for the marriage stuff, your boyfriend needs to go to the local Municipality of whichever district...
by Lloyd007
Tue Oct 29, 2013 10:22 am
Forum: Roommates / Rooms for Rent
Topic: Large Room Available to Rent - Miraflores
Replies: 0
Views: 407

Large Room Available to Rent - Miraflores

I have a room available in my apartment for rent. It is extremely large and spacious with double bed, large sofa, built-in wardrobes and drawers, plus large private bathroom. Only available to professionals/foreign students, single people, non-smokers. Location: Close to Av. Santa Cruz, 3 blocks fro...
by Lloyd007
Wed Oct 23, 2013 8:59 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Eating in restaurants, cooking at home
Replies: 14
Views: 2184

Re: Eating in restaurants, cooking at home

What are sceeters?
by Lloyd007
Tue Oct 22, 2013 4:23 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Eating in restaurants, cooking at home
Replies: 14
Views: 2184

Re: Eating in restaurants, cooking at home

crazytacoperu.com wrote:Or we go camping in Cieneguilla and buy at the market there , it is about 20% cheaper than Lima.


Where do you go camping in Cieneguilla and what is there to do? Is it good for teens?
by Lloyd007
Mon Sep 23, 2013 9:20 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Quiet Streets in Miraflores
Replies: 29
Views: 4145

Re: Quiet Streets in Miraflores

Hi Lloyd, our of curiosity, or nosiness, how's the search going? Have you developed any opinions on good streets or districts? Thank you all for your input. We are taking our time to look in many different areas and won't move until late next year at the earliest. I can't believe the asking prices....
by Lloyd007
Tue Sep 10, 2013 3:02 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Apartment Project Late -No completion date in sight -Dominii
Replies: 10
Views: 1223

Re: Apartment Project Late -No completion date in sight -Dominii

There's nothing that you can really do. You just have to wait. Directly at the back of Ripley in Miraflores, there is a building of about 20 floors with a third of them unfinished. That building has been waiting 30 years to be finished. The residents had to put in their own windows. I never noticed ...
by Lloyd007
Tue Sep 10, 2013 2:53 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Why so many foreigners come to Peru to get married ?
Replies: 79
Views: 12919

Re: Why so many foreigners come to Peru to get married ?

To men and women considering marrying a Peruvian: please choose wisely. Be wise. Do your homework.

I could go on forever, but this will suffice.
by Lloyd007
Tue Sep 10, 2013 2:44 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Quiet Streets in Miraflores
Replies: 29
Views: 4145

Re: Quiet Streets in Miraflores

Excellent. Thank you all!
by Lloyd007
Tue Sep 10, 2013 2:41 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Monsters in Peru
Replies: 40
Views: 7165

Re: Monsters in Peru

Amazing. Absolutely amazing how people can just invent things and lie through their teeth, demand they want this, that and the other and use a baby in the middle of it as emotional blackmail. The advice in these posts is GREAT! Cut contact and money supply immediately. Save all emails, try to record...
by Lloyd007
Tue Sep 10, 2013 1:13 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Quiet Streets in Miraflores
Replies: 29
Views: 4145

Re: Quiet Streets in Miraflores

Excellent, thank you for the useful comments, much appreciated. Those dogs... I daredn't comment what I'd like to do them to shut them up... Anyway, I digress. So, any streets in particular (not including the quieter parts of the Malecon, i.e Malecon de la Marina) that anyone can recommend? I am not...
by Lloyd007
Tue Sep 10, 2013 11:14 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Quiet Streets in Miraflores
Replies: 29
Views: 4145

Re: Quiet Streets in Miraflores

Chi Chi,

The higher you go, the more expensive it gets.
by Lloyd007
Tue Sep 10, 2013 10:14 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Quiet Streets in Miraflores
Replies: 29
Views: 4145

Quiet Streets in Miraflores

We are thinking of moving house and top of our ''want list'' is to have as little noise from the street as possible. We need a street that is really tranquilo, as little traffic as possible and in a nice area. We are only interested in buying a new apartment, either in plans or currently being built...
by Lloyd007
Mon Sep 09, 2013 9:41 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Looking For: Double bed with mattress
Replies: 1
Views: 374

Looking For: Double bed with mattress

Please let me know if you have one available for sale. I am not looking for high end luxury, but I do want good quality.

Thanks!

Lloyd
[email protected]
by Lloyd007
Mon Sep 09, 2013 8:55 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Mistura and the costa verde
Replies: 4
Views: 577

Re: Mistura and the costa verde

Me and my son had a brilliant time. We arrived around midday on Saturday, took 5 minutes to get in, 45 minutes to get the pre-paid tickets for food and about ten minutes in the cola for getting the food. Teleticket should pre-sell the food tickets - that would save a big headache. Anyway, we had a l...
by Lloyd007
Fri Sep 06, 2013 2:22 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Recibos por honorarios / Contractors and AFP
Replies: 16
Views: 3962

Re: Recibos por honorarios / Contractors and AFP

did it pass in to law or are there delays as always?

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