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by smnbjj80
Thu Nov 21, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: Spanish Teacher
Replies: 2
Views: 530

Re: Spanish Teacher

My wife is Peruvian and we live in the US. She wants to get into the work force here in the US but her English is not ready to do so. Conversationally she is fine and I would say if 1 is no English and 10 is "US Citizen" English she is about a 6. Her reading and writing is about a 2-3 on t...
by smnbjj80
Mon Oct 14, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Selling: Surface Lap Top 2 (i5/256GB/8GB Ram): $699
Replies: 0
Views: 318

Selling: Surface Lap Top 2 (i5/256GB/8GB Ram): $699

I am in the US and traveling to Lima in just about one month for the holidays. I have an extra Surface Laptop 2 I am selling. I am happy to bring it down to Lima with me to sell if someone is in need. I know finding a good computer in Lima at a good price can be hard. This is the latest 8th Gen Core...
by smnbjj80
Thu Oct 10, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Nervous to Bring Kids to Back to Lima
Replies: 1
Views: 344

Nervous to Bring Kids to Back to Lima

I lived in Lima for about 5 years and have traveled back and forth over the last 3 years staying in Lima 3-4 months a year. I have two young boys and the more I travel with them to Peru the more nervous I am getting. I ready and see stories about the crime and violence in Peru increasing. I am not o...
by smnbjj80
Thu Oct 10, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Best pollo a la brasa places to eat?
Replies: 20
Views: 10027

Re: Best pollo a la brasa places to eat?

100% Don Titos IMHO....top to bottom everything is excellent.
by smnbjj80
Thu Oct 10, 2019 2:59 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Magdalena Del Mar
Replies: 25
Views: 5657

Re: Magdalena Del Mar

I work in an office in Magdalena and my family are members at the Cricket Club. That area surrounding the Club is nice and I would say pretty darn safe. I lived in San Borja and San Isidro and people got robbed there just the same so I would not worry about that in this area of Magdalena. I am sure ...
by smnbjj80
Thu Oct 10, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Lima,what are the good district to rent an appartment
Replies: 7
Views: 1337

Re: Lima,what are the good district to rent an appartment

It really depends how comfortable you are in certain areas. I have lived in San Borja, Miraflores, Pueblo Libre and Magdalena. All of which are very different. I think in regards to being "comfortable" Miraflores will have the most options but the vibe there is much more touristy and I wou...
by smnbjj80
Thu Oct 10, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: How can I watch US TV here in Lima ?
Replies: 4
Views: 745

Re: How can I watch US TV here in Lima ?

HDMA is $11.99 a month....I am sure there are some that may be a little cheaper but any cheaper and it would be free! :mrgreen:
by smnbjj80
Mon Oct 07, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Bad or traumatic experience in Peru
Replies: 13
Views: 1888

Re: Bad or traumatic experience in Peru

I don't get on here much....sorry for the delayed reply. This would have been in 2015 or early 2016. They were protesting/striking I guess because the Gov't wanted to take over all tourism in those areas which leaves the locals pretty much out of work since that is their whole lively hood. I can see...
by smnbjj80
Mon Oct 07, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: How can I watch US TV here in Lima ?
Replies: 4
Views: 745

Re: How can I watch US TV here in Lima ?

I travel and live in Peru part of the year. I have a PS VUE Subscription (best cordless streaming channel line up imo) and watch it while in Lima. You just have to pair that up with a VPN service and choose a US City before watching on your computer. I personally us HDMA..Hide My Ass as my VPN provi...
by smnbjj80
Fri Aug 30, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Bad or traumatic experience in Peru
Replies: 13
Views: 1888

Re: Bad or traumatic experience in Peru

Besides the occasional robbery being witnessed which occurs in any City....I had a pretty bad experience in Ollantaytambo on the way back to Lima from Machu Pichu. We got stuck in Ollantaytambo during the strike and after sitting around for 7hrs in the main square we decided to take a taxi out of to...
by smnbjj80
Fri Aug 30, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: US mailing address
Replies: 6
Views: 886

Re: US mailing address

I run two business and live in the US about 8 mths a year and Lima the rest of the time so getting my mail is CRITICAL. I use Traveling Mailbox and love it. The mobile-friendly capabilities are great, they can forward mail once it arrives to another US Location after it is scanned in, send checks to...
by smnbjj80
Thu Aug 29, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: Expat/Us Citizen Abroad: Hiring
Replies: 1
Views: 812

Expat/Us Citizen Abroad: Hiring

I am looking to meet an expat US Citizen living in Lima that has no intention of moving within Peru (someone stable in Lima with plans to remain). I own a business in the US and am looking to hire an Account Manager to take some of the day to day tasks I do off my plate. Must be a US Citizen to get ...
by smnbjj80
Mon May 06, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Long distance relationship
Replies: 11
Views: 1858

Re: Long distance relationship

I met my wife on a cruise and she is Peruvian. We did the long distance deal for about 6mths and then I moved to Lima. It was a shock to my system living in Lima and there were some rough times getting adjusted but I made it work and it was one of the best things I ever did. Skype, WhatsApp and even...
by smnbjj80
Mon Feb 18, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: Multiple Administrative Assistants Positions Available: WORK FROM HOME
Replies: 0
Views: 1039

Multiple Administrative Assistants Positions Available: WORK FROM HOME

We still have multiple positions available for fluent English speaking and writing candidates in Peru. Both Expats and Peruvian Citizens are needed for this role. The position requires "some" general experience in call handling, back office work, administrative work and/or equivalent job h...
by smnbjj80
Wed Oct 10, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: Multiple Executive Assistants Positions Available
Replies: 1
Views: 1596

Multiple Executive Assistants Positions Available

We are a US based Virtual Assistance Company looking to expand and hire several Executive Assistants in Peru. The job requires you to be fluent in English and have basic skills on a computer for basic applications. Most of the work is done on our remote systems and management programs so all trainin...
by smnbjj80
Fri Feb 23, 2018 9:45 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Office Space
Replies: 0
Views: 1551

Office Space

I am looking to rent an office for 2 days next week. I am in town working and need a spot that I can work alone and plug into secure fast internet. If anyone has an office space open in San Isidro or Miraflores please email me directly at [email protected]
by smnbjj80
Thu Feb 15, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: VA's/Admins in Peru: Job Opening
Replies: 1
Views: 3685

VA's/Admins in Peru: Job Opening

I just posted for a job opening I have for my US based business...looking for an Admin Assistant living here in Peru. If you or anyone you know if Lima would be looking for something part time to start with full time potential please have them email me at [email protected]
by smnbjj80
Thu Feb 15, 2018 2:34 pm
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: Administrative Assistant Position: Part Time to Full Time
Replies: 0
Views: 1172

Administrative Assistant Position: Part Time to Full Time

I am looking to hire an administrative assistant here in Peru for a US based Company. This candidate MUST be fluent in English with reading, writing and speaking. The job would entail work of roughly 20 hours a week to start with more hours if desired and with additional tasks given as they become m...
by smnbjj80
Sun May 03, 2015 9:04 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: 800 soles stove for sale $90. Needs to go 5/3 only!
Replies: 0
Views: 683

800 soles stove for sale $90. Needs to go 5/3 only!

Selling a 4 burner gas stove and oven that needs to go tomorrow 5/3. It was 800 soles new and been lightly used for a few years. Selling it for WAY under value because it needs to be out of my house tomorrow. Contact me for details at [email protected]
by smnbjj80
Sat Apr 18, 2015 10:02 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Vonage Router
Replies: 3
Views: 961

Re: Vonage Router

Yes...just plug it into the Internet router. Unlimited calls to landlines in Peru and US and a small fee of 4 cents a mins to call Peruvian mobiles. The fee is like $25 a mth.
by smnbjj80
Thu Apr 16, 2015 9:38 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Vonage Router
Replies: 3
Views: 961

Vonage Router

I am looking to buy a Vonage router does anyone have one for sale? I can get one in the US for free but don't want to have to deal with shipping. Please email me at [email protected] if so!
by smnbjj80
Tue Mar 24, 2015 3:50 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Household Sale
Replies: 2
Views: 1057

Re: Household Sale

I emailed you back to your personal email.
by smnbjj80
Mon Mar 23, 2015 1:12 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Household Sale
Replies: 2
Views: 1057

Household Sale

I am selling various things around my house. All are priced VERY cheap so let me know if you are interested in anything. Items like pots, pans, dishes, Xmas stuff, rollerblades, couch, large floor carpet, stove and microwave, coffee table, folding chairs, etc, etc. Contact me if interested and I can...
by smnbjj80
Mon Mar 23, 2015 12:40 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Kia Sportage 2013 LOW Miles/KM LIKE NEW
Replies: 0
Views: 688

Kia Sportage 2013 LOW Miles/KM LIKE NEW

I am selling my 2013 Kia Sportage with only 9,700KM/5,800Miles. It is a gunmetal grey, dark cloth interior, 2wd and is the middle or the line model Kia Sportage. It has the security film on the windows, AC, CD Player, Bluetooth, auto locks and window, alarm system, etc. I purchased this for 25k in l...
by smnbjj80
Sun Feb 15, 2015 10:21 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Moving Sale
Replies: 1
Views: 797

Moving Sale

Please NOTE I have had MANY emails of people wanting items and knowing prices. I am literally selling everything in my house. With that said I am having a "garage sale" or open house on Saturday the 28th from 2-5pm. Any and all are welcome to come and items will be priced for the day. Fir...
by smnbjj80
Sun Feb 15, 2015 10:18 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Like NEW Klimax Funboard Surfboard $225
Replies: 1
Views: 605

Like NEW Klimax Funboard Surfboard $225

Here is the link on Mercado Libre. But I have lowered the price to $225 http://articulo.mercadolibre.com.pe/MPE ... FromParent It comes with the leash, fins, bag and is in like new condition. No repairs needed and no damage done to the board. I have used it maybe 10 times at most last summer and has...
by smnbjj80
Sun Feb 15, 2015 10:13 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Car For Sale
Replies: 0
Views: 521

Car For Sale

I am selling a 2013 Kia Sportage gun metal color with black windows and shatter proof coding. The vehicle has only 9,000km on it and has not been driven hard. It is basically brand new! We paid $25,000 for it and we are selling it for $20,500. It has black clothe interior, cd player, Bluetooth hands...
by smnbjj80
Sun Feb 15, 2015 10:09 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Want to buy many household items... just arrived in Lima
Replies: 1
Views: 570

Re: Want to buy many household items... just arrived in Lima

Keith I know it is late from your original post but I am moving soon and have a house full of stuff to sell. You are welcome to see if there is anything you need. You can email me at [email protected]
by smnbjj80
Thu Nov 27, 2014 1:41 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Samsung Series 9 Ultrabook $450
Replies: 0
Views: 376

Samsung Series 9 Ultrabook $450

I am selling my Samsung Series 9 Ultra book. It is the 2012 model that sold for $1,400 at the time. It has a 13.3 inch screen and windows 7 on it now. It is in perfect condition and is an excellent computer. It is comparable to the MacBook Air in a windows set up. VERY light, skinny but has a metal ...
by smnbjj80
Thu Nov 27, 2014 1:36 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Klimax Funboard for Sale....like NEW!
Replies: 0
Views: 432

Klimax Funboard for Sale....like NEW!

Here is the link on Mercado Libre. http://articulo.mercadolibre.com.pe/MPE-412496675-funboard-soulfun-klimax-_JM#redirectedFromParent It comes with the leash, fins, bag and is in like new condition. No repairs needed and no damage done to the board. I have used it maybe 10 times at most last summer ...
by smnbjj80
Mon Dec 23, 2013 12:17 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Specialized Hardrock LOW PRICE
Replies: 2
Views: 738

Re: Specialized Hardrock LOW PRICE

Yes it is...contact me at [email protected] if you would like to see it.
by smnbjj80
Wed Dec 11, 2013 4:55 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: WANTED - Men's bike (large)
Replies: 3
Views: 895

Re: WANTED - Men's bike (large)

Not sure if you are still looking but I just posted my Specialized Hardrock for sale here. It is basically new since I have ridden it MAYBE 506 times...been garaged the whole time. I am asking a very reasonable price for it.
by smnbjj80
Wed Dec 11, 2013 4:50 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Dog Crate Medium size dog...HALF PRICE great condition!!
Replies: 0
Views: 495

Dog Crate Medium size dog...HALF PRICE great condition!!

I am selling a very lightly used dog crate. It is from the US and is in excellent condition as it was used for less then 2 mth before my little bear out grew it. It is the brand Great Choice and will fit a dog up to about 40lbs. These sell here in Peru for about 400 soles and I am willing to sell it...
by smnbjj80
Wed Dec 11, 2013 4:43 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Specialized Hardrock LOW PRICE
Replies: 2
Views: 738

Specialized Hardrock LOW PRICE

I am selling my bike that was bought 1 yr ago roughly and ridden MAYBE 5 times....since been in my garage. I live in San Borja and thought I would use it a lot but just haven't needed to. I got it new at the Specialized store off Julio and the Republica along with the best lock system they sold. I p...
by smnbjj80
Mon Aug 19, 2013 1:27 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Surf Anyone
Replies: 0
Views: 488

Surf Anyone

I am an American living in Lima and looking to meet some other "English speakers." I have been here about a year and have met some very nice Peruvians but not too many other Nationalities or Americans. If anyone living here in Lima wants to meet up to Surf let me know. If you don't have a ...
by smnbjj80
Wed Aug 07, 2013 5:39 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Specialized Hardrock nearly NEW
Replies: 4
Views: 888

Re: Specialized Hardrock nearly NEW

Yes it is.
by smnbjj80
Thu Aug 01, 2013 3:34 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Specialized Hardrock nearly NEW
Replies: 4
Views: 888

Specialized Hardrock nearly NEW

I am selling my Specialized Hardrock purchased last July at the Specialized store in Miraflores for roughly $550 plus a heavy-duty lock system that was another $50. I literally rode this bike 5 times around my area and it has been in our garage since. This is not a cheap Monarch or beat up old bike....
by smnbjj80
Tue Mar 19, 2013 11:57 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Best hotel in miami beach florida?
Replies: 12
Views: 2198

Re: Best hotel in miami beach florida?

I stay at the Riviera South Beach. It is in a great location, clean, super nice and easy walking to anything. You may need a taxi in the summer to go all the way to the end of strip but if not it is a nice "scenic" walk.
by smnbjj80
Tue Mar 19, 2013 11:54 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Taxi robberies
Replies: 19
Views: 4783

Re: Taxi robberies

I have a friend that was robbed last week getting in a taxi on Navarette and Javier Prado just outside her work in San Isidro. She was a girl traveling alone and the taxi driver took her to La Victoria at gun point. He made he get in the front seat, touched her all over, took her money and then slap...
by smnbjj80
Tue Mar 19, 2013 11:30 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Doctors in Lima
Replies: 21
Views: 20247

Re: Doctors in Lima

Does anyone have a referral for a Sports Medical minded Doc or Rehabilitation Clinic in Lima? I live in Peru and have been having some hip pain and would like to get it looked at here in Lima....any referrals would be great!
by smnbjj80
Fri Mar 15, 2013 10:16 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: NEW bike for sale: Specialized Stumper!!
Replies: 5
Views: 1345

Re: NEW bike for sale: Specialized Stumper!!

Yes it is and you can contact me at [email protected] if you are interested in seeing it.
by smnbjj80
Mon Feb 25, 2013 9:24 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: NEW bike for sale: Specialized Stumper!!
Replies: 5
Views: 1345

Re: NEW bike for sale: Specialized Stumper!!

Sorry I dont go on here much. It is a Large Frame by Specialized.
by smnbjj80
Mon Feb 25, 2013 9:23 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Denied Entry to the US
Replies: 30
Views: 4889

Re: Denied Entry to the US

In my case she already has her tourist visa and has traveled all over the world prior to our marriage. I am hoping the Immigrations official on the US side is not a pr!ck and let's everything go naturally. I am not expecting any issues with her entry and hope this is the case. In regards to getting ...
by smnbjj80
Wed Feb 06, 2013 11:14 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: NEW bike for sale: Specialized Stumper!!
Replies: 5
Views: 1345

NEW bike for sale: Specialized Stumper!!

I have a near NEW Specialized Mtn Bike for sale. I got it before moving to Lima thinking I would bike everywhere here but didn't realize it wasn't practical in my area. The bike is litterally new and I rode it maybe 3 times to Starbucks....been in my garage since. I got it for roughly $500 USD, Spec...
by smnbjj80
Wed Feb 06, 2013 11:11 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: looking for a bike for two
Replies: 3
Views: 681

Re: looking for a bike for two

I have a NEW Specialized Mtn Bike for sale. I got it before moving to Lima thinking I would bike everywhere here but didn't realize it wasn't practical in my area. The bike is litterally new and I rode it maybe 3 times to Starbucks....been in my garage since. I got it for roughly $500 USD, Specializ...
by smnbjj80
Tue Feb 05, 2013 11:34 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Denied Entry to the US
Replies: 30
Views: 4889

Denied Entry to the US

I am an American living in Lima and soon to be married to a Peruvian in Lima. I will get my carente extranjera as soon as our marriage process is finalized in a few weeks and we plan to meet with a lawyer in the US to go over what is needed to get her a Green Card. My question is in regards to my wi...
by smnbjj80
Sun Dec 09, 2012 7:01 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: mid20's expats!
Replies: 63
Views: 16653

Re: mid20's expats!

I am just curious if this ever panned out into a group that meets up? I lived in Lima for a few mths and I am moving back to live in Lime for quite a while. My last stay in Lima I didn't meet even one American so it would be nice to do so. I am always down for a cocktail, bbq or some surfing....plea...
by smnbjj80
Sun Dec 09, 2012 6:46 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Surfers??
Replies: 0
Views: 463

Surfers??

I lived in Peru in this past winter for 3 months and it was nice but I did not meet one other American the whole time I was there. With that said I live in San Borja and I don't believe there a large population of expats in my District or at least that I met. I have met many cool Pervuians but it wo...
by smnbjj80
Sun Dec 09, 2012 5:40 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Best way to set up phone in Peru with US number
Replies: 18
Views: 9743

Re: Best way to set up phone in Peru with US number

I had the same issue and came to an easy solution. I use Google Voice (free) as my main US number for everything and this will forward all calls to any US number you want to you. I have it set up to send missed calls and voicemails to my email. I have my email account on my Peruvian Mobile phone so ...
by smnbjj80
Thu Oct 18, 2012 5:57 pm
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: Personal Assistant Wanted
Replies: 0
Views: 802

Personal Assistant Wanted

I am looking for a perosnal assistant to help with data entry and other computer related tasks. The position will pay a comprable wage and is currently for a part time position working roughly 10 hrs a week anytime during the week/end. Speaking English is a HUGE plus and the position has upward pote...

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