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by 69roadrunner
Sat Sep 26, 2020 2:34 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: China invades the Sovereignty of Ecuador
Replies: 6
Views: 192

Re: China invades the Sovereignty of Ecuador AND NOW IN PERU

P.S. The Moral in the Chinese Government and the Endless Ambition is creating a World BackLash . Nowadays Latin America has changed the postive perspective that we had about China. The more they try to steal the more they are seen with distrust Well Glory B. It is about time Latin America got on bo...
by 69roadrunner
Mon Sep 14, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Keep "Migraciones" informed about changes to your status
Replies: 15
Views: 1366

Re: Keep "Migraciones" informed about changes to your status

Wiracocha wrote:G'day Dutchy,
What type of CE card do you have ? Working or rentista ?
Cheers,
W


If he had a rentista visa there would be no concerns about renewing it, now would he?
Cheers
by 69roadrunner
Wed Sep 02, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

Maybe I will read them later I have one of yer 'hunches' that you have simply cherry picked. Do you NOW understand 'herd immunity?' You are welcome for me explaining it to you. What science do you have that herd immunity does not work for the geezers? Up until today you did not even know what herd i...
by 69roadrunner
Wed Sep 02, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: International Flights
Replies: 3
Views: 133

Re: International Flights

Don't count your chickens too soon, we live in a world where Lucy holds the football. Just as you are about to kick it for a goal, she yanks it away and you are on yer butt.
by 69roadrunner
Wed Sep 02, 2020 9:42 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

Being postive , the good thing is that Peru has received an unwanted herd immunity , hope this will work properly. I hope you mis spoke or I mis understood about UNWANTED herd immunity. Herd immunity is what we want and senseless lock downs will prevent that, as is very apparent here in Peru with o...
by 69roadrunner
Tue Sep 01, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Fountain of youth?
Replies: 2
Views: 51

Re: Fountain of youth?

Amazon ships to Peru now? Cool!!!
Eat beets, pomegranates, garlic, nuts, citrus
by 69roadrunner
Tue Sep 01, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

NoCleverName, that is a good analysis of the situation There are some few differences , though Most of Peruvians wanted and want to follow the rules. , so the images above do not represent to most of us Because of my work I use to speak with a lot of people - inside and outside Lima, and from diffe...
by 69roadrunner
Tue Sep 01, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Motorcycle Crash Death
Replies: 2
Views: 71

Motorcycle Crash Death

That is what you would think when you see a dude sprawled out in the street, blood and guts everywhere banged up motorcycle but nope, blame it on Covid. His death was classified death by Covid simply because he had the virus not because he smashed his brains on the pavement, go figure. How many othe...
by 69roadrunner
Tue Sep 01, 2020 8:40 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

Hmmm Up kinda late aren't ya? Can't sleep? Something keeping you up? Hope it ain't my fault.
by 69roadrunner
Mon Aug 31, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

Ok .'fancy man', what fact would you like to hear? Do you actually have a direct question pertaining /comment to the topic at hand? Or do you just have accusations? Directive as to where I should live, what, did I touch a nerve with you, sorry. Maybe all you have is 'hunces'. A person posting 'hunch...
by 69roadrunner
Mon Aug 31, 2020 2:02 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Have We Been Scammed?
Replies: 5
Views: 161

Have We Been Scammed?

The Center For Disease Control in the US found that 94% of covid deaths had underlying conditions. only 6% of those died BECAUSE of Covid. That is something I have always suspected for a long time, not just the US but world wide but I could not find iron, cold, hard number's. For the US this means o...
by 69roadrunner
Mon Aug 31, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

He made a post? Well, wiser yet I have blocked him. I am just pointing out, no one really knows what approach to take but over reacting, like Peru, is NOT the correct approach. Many more countries and people are dying financially, by far, than are dying from this scamdemic. Nothing has been based o...
by 69roadrunner
Mon Aug 31, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

He made a post? Well, wiser yet I have blocked him. I am just pointing out, no one really knows what approach to take but over reacting, like Peru, is NOT the correct approach. Many more countries and people are dying financially, by far, than are dying from this scamdemic. Nothing has been based o...
by 69roadrunner
Mon Aug 31, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

He made a post? Well, wiser yet I have blocked him. I am just pointing out, no one really knows what approach to take but over reacting, like Peru, is NOT the correct approach. Many more countries and people are dying financially, by far, than are dying from this scamdemic. Nothing has been based o...
by 69roadrunner
Mon Aug 31, 2020 8:51 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

I have offered up two similar countries, Peru and Sweden I am curious, just how are Peru and Sweden similar countries? Demographics? no. Population density? no. Public transport? no. Health expenditure per citizen? no. Let me look that up for you, just a random choice of countries at different ends...
by 69roadrunner
Sun Aug 30, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Nice Job, Peru
Replies: 3
Views: 88

Re: Nice Job, Peru

Not so pretty. Proves my point, lock downs do not work and the result is much worse when you take into account the domestic violence, loss of income, etc. Not to mention having some of the most draconian measures thrown in our faces and Peru rising, still, to #5 in world cases and #2 in South Americ...
by 69roadrunner
Sun Aug 30, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

Where is the science that says any of those measures work? I have offered up two similar countries, Peru and Sweden one with draconian mandates and the other with freedom of choice yet both have the virus with Peru being out of control. These mandates kill economies and peoples livelihoods with no s...
by 69roadrunner
Sun Aug 30, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

NoCleverName, that is a good analysis of the situation There are some few differences , though Most of Peruvians wanted and want to follow the rules. , so the images above do not represent to most of us Because of my work I use to speak with a lot of people - inside and outside Lima, and from diffe...
by 69roadrunner
Sun Aug 30, 2020 9:40 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

He made a post? Well, wiser yet I have blocked him. I am just pointing out, no one really knows what approach to take but over reacting, like Peru, is NOT the correct approach. Many more countries and people are dying financially, by far, than are dying from this scamdemic. Nothing has been based on...
by 69roadrunner
Sun Aug 30, 2020 9:05 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

Where are the stats Sweden is more spaced out? How much more are they spaced out than Peru. I have traveled a lot of Peru and it is pretty spaced out. Have you even been out of Lima? Yes, I have been out of Lima, I have been to Sweden too, have you? There is no city like Lima in Sweden, which is wh...
by 69roadrunner
Sat Aug 29, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

Where are the stats Sweden is more spaced out? How much more are they spaced out than Peru. I have traveled a lot of Peru and it is pretty spaced out. Have you even been out of Lima? Yes, I have been out of Lima, I have been to Sweden too, have you? There is no city like Lima in Sweden, which is wh...
by 69roadrunner
Sat Aug 29, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

Where are the stats Sweden is more spaced out? How much more are they spaced out than Peru. I have traveled a lot of Peru and it is pretty spaced out. Have you even been out of Lima?
by 69roadrunner
Sat Aug 29, 2020 11:53 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

Sweden is a country with very few people in relation to its landmass. Still, it was one of the worst performing countries for COVID-19 because of it's lax laws. https://www.forbes.com/sites/ericmack/2020/07/07/sweden-stayed-open-and-more-people-died-of-covid-19-but-the-real-reason-may-be-something-...
by 69roadrunner
Sat Aug 29, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

Lack of clean water and a cold winter will worsen the infection rate. Still, nowhere near as bad as the UK with 44000 dead. It would be impossible to compare Peru to Sweden for infection rates - those two nations are nothing like comparable. Why not? The virus is present in both countries. Peru has...
by 69roadrunner
Sat Aug 29, 2020 10:18 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Nice Job, Peru
Replies: 3
Views: 88

Nice Job, Peru

13 die in disco stampede. Peruvian Police make a surprise raid on a disco with no warning causing a panic, killing 13. Why you may ask? Because a gathering such as in a dico WILL KILL PEOPLE. I would venture that no one would have died from simply attending a dsco function, certainly not 13. https:/...
by 69roadrunner
Sat Aug 29, 2020 9:51 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

Number one in overall infections, so the more populated the country, the more people infected, all other things being equal. What would be the figure in deaths per thousand? It is surprising that that is not the statistic people talk about, since it is the most relevant. The science will be interes...
by 69roadrunner
Fri Aug 28, 2020 12:39 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

Seems pretty clear that this illness is affecting the poor at disproportionate rates. but the fact remains that many poor, even in Lima, do not have running water, which will make hand washing more difficult. I wonder if there is any science to prove that. Take a look at who is #1 on this list not ...
by 69roadrunner
Fri Aug 28, 2020 9:34 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

The poor do not have the ability to wash their hands, disinfect their food and living space or social distance from family members. They also do not have the luxury of working from home on their laptops, avoiding risky situations, having groceries delivered, etc. Don't quite get it. Is your post su...
by 69roadrunner
Thu Aug 27, 2020 12:37 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Taking care of it's citizens!
Replies: 12
Views: 397

Re: Taking care of it's citizens!

Wait a minute! You can come and go to and from Peru? Please elaborate. My wife is a dual US/Peruvian citizen. I’m just a US citizen/ non resident of Peru. Since the start of this plandemic we’ve been residing in the USA. However, we want to move back down to Peru. My wife got a hold of the Peruvian...
by 69roadrunner
Thu Aug 27, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

What gets me is why is Peru, in 6th, is doing so badly with some of the strictest mandates in the world while Sweden, in 33rd, is doing pretty good without strict mandates.
https://www.worldometers.info/coronavir ... as-spread/
by 69roadrunner
Tue Aug 25, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

Re: In The Top Ten

Yep you are right! Click on 'em, read 'em and weep. Iron, cold hard numbers.
by 69roadrunner
Tue Aug 25, 2020 12:42 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: In The Top Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 705

In The Top Ten

Number 6, actually. Peru is in the top 10 as having the most corona virus infections, worldwide, despite some of the most stringent preventative measures, worldwide. https://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-52711458 https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/countries-where-coronavirus-has-spread/
by 69roadrunner
Sun Aug 16, 2020 1:39 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Cheap Land?
Replies: 6
Views: 144

Re: Cheap Land?

I am trying to help a newly-retired couple relocate to Peru from the US. Both their parents are in nursing homes so they need to be quite frugal with their finances. They are very disappointed with the quality of life in the US - high taxes, gun violence, racial tensions, etc. I suggested they give...
by 69roadrunner
Thu Aug 13, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: INTERNATIONAL MAIL
Replies: 9
Views: 205

Re: INTERNATIONAL MAIL

You just gotta say, "Peru love it or leave it" Oh yeah, you can't do that either. Oops!
by 69roadrunner
Thu Aug 13, 2020 9:33 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Marriage documents
Replies: 13
Views: 3431

Re: Marriage documents

Any documents you have that are over 90 days they are null and void. Like Sam says "hit the reset button".
by 69roadrunner
Thu Aug 13, 2020 8:44 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: INTERNATIONAL MAIL
Replies: 9
Views: 205

Re: INTERNATIONAL MAIL

Guess not.
by 69roadrunner
Sun Aug 09, 2020 8:50 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: INTERNATIONAL MAIL
Replies: 9
Views: 205

Re: INTERNATIONAL MAIL

That pain in the arse is the price for living in paradise.
by 69roadrunner
Tue Jul 28, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru as the main exporter of Tangerine - Mandarina in the Region
Replies: 5
Views: 141

Re: Peru as the main exporter of Tangerine - Mandarina in the Region

69roadrunner wrote:
samthesham wrote:Looks like they got some competition.
This is also a couple of years old but better late than never.
https://www.thepacker.com/article/chile ... th-america

At least it yours is a bit more current, thanks.
by 69roadrunner
Tue Jul 28, 2020 4:04 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru as the main exporter of Tangerine - Mandarina in the Region
Replies: 5
Views: 141

Re: Peru as the main exporter of Tangerine - Mandarina in the Region

samthesham wrote:Looks like they got some competition.
This is also a couple of years old but better late than never.
https://www.thepacker.com/article/chile ... th-america

At lest it yours is a bit more current.
by 69roadrunner
Tue Jul 28, 2020 9:33 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru as the main exporter of Tangerine - Mandarina in the Region
Replies: 5
Views: 141

Re: Peru as the main exporter of Tangerine - Mandarina in the Region

Better late than never Thanks!! That is good news.
by 69roadrunner
Sun Jul 19, 2020 1:10 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Canned Red Meat in USA Canada, Australia, Europe , China
Replies: 15
Views: 409

Re: Canned Red Meat in USA Canada, Australia, Europe , China

I've seen land to the north and east of Lima just right for cattle, nothing there but llamas chomping on the grass.
by 69roadrunner
Sat Jul 18, 2020 8:55 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Canned Red Meat in USA Canada, Australia, Europe , China
Replies: 15
Views: 409

Re: Canned Red Meat in USA Canada, Australia, Europe , China

Thanks Alan, I am trying to understand why canned red meat has no presence in the Peru Supermarkets ... Option is Canned fish as Tuna ( Atun in spanish) https://www.tottus.com.pe/tottus/browse/Alimentos-en-Conserva/1.07 P.S. Before reading your comments it was in my imagination that Canned red meat...
by 69roadrunner
Tue Jul 14, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Will be moving
Replies: 7
Views: 344

Re: Will be moving

Let's not forget Arequipa.
by 69roadrunner
Mon Jul 06, 2020 9:40 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Canned Red Meat in USA Canada, Australia, Europe , China
Replies: 15
Views: 409

Re: Canned Red Meat in USA Canada, Australia, Europe , China

Chile con carne is the best. Sadly no where to be found in Peru, as with many delicacies. Not only with hot dogs on a bun but a big ol' bowl heaped with onions and cheese.
by 69roadrunner
Sat Jul 04, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Scotia Bank - no $$$
Replies: 12
Views: 361

Re: Scotia Bank - no $$$

Aren't there any other ATM's where you are? You do not have to go to Scotia Bank, any ATM should give you your money, that is if you have the correct password.
by 69roadrunner
Sat Jul 04, 2020 10:12 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: AIR TRAVEL
Replies: 4
Views: 197

Re: AIR TRAVEL

I am not comfortable with this request. I feel this request is not genuine or sincere. I am offering a valuable service for people WHO REALLY NEED IT! I would appreciate if you did not contact me again on this matter. Best wishes & stay safe. Well you offered to look for the cheapest fares for ...
by 69roadrunner
Sat Jul 04, 2020 9:34 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: AIR TRAVEL
Replies: 4
Views: 197

Re: AIR TRAVEL

How much to get back to Peru?
by 69roadrunner
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: No Flights To The US?
Replies: 0
Views: 128

No Flights To The US?

Latam and Lan seem to have flights around the 9am to 11am hours. Don't check all day but for the last few days everyday there are flights to and form Lima and Miami, at those hours. There is a site that tells you what planes are in the air all over the world. Seems, at least, LAN and Latam have very...
by 69roadrunner
Fri Jul 03, 2020 8:57 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Scotia Bank - no $$$
Replies: 12
Views: 361

Re: Scotia Bank - no $$$

What is wrong with Soles, or you can't get them either?

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