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Mar 4th 2009, 6:45 pm
Replies: 34
Views: 2,008
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: Nando's

There is a Nando's in Burnaby and one here in Victoria. We have been to both and Hubby who is from UK says they are the same.

Island Girl
Forum: Canada
Oct 6th 2008, 5:05 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,596
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: moving to vancouver island?!

Hi

My hubby was a learning mentor in London and is now a TA here in Victoria for the Victoria School district. Once hired you start on the spare board on call and after 6 months (counted in days...
Forum: Canada
Sep 3rd 2008, 4:32 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 541
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: Ferry Info Please

it is one road straight up from Victoria to Nanaimo about 1 1/2 hrs drive from Victoria.

the Fairmont Empress is actually not close to the Ferry the Ferry is in Sidney the Empress is downtown...
Jul 28th 2008, 4:35 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 821
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: Total cost of sponsored spouse app

Don't forget the cost of the medical for the sponsered spouse which is also done up front and sent off with the application.

Island Girl
Forum: Canada
Jul 17th 2008, 5:42 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,497
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: EI & CPP

Even teenages who work pt job here have to pay EI even though a teenager can not claim or collect EI as they are too young.

Island Girl
Forum: Canada
Jun 30th 2008, 5:41 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,464
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: Marriage License in Canada

Hi Ruud

Take your passports for identification. Walk in fill out paperwork pay the fee and walk out with the marriage license which is good for 6 months.

Island Girl
Forum: Canada
Jun 24th 2008, 10:39 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,762
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: Saved $340 dollars on flights between UK and Canada by booking and Paying in £ of

Hi

I was using the Canadian Affair web site not sure if fly to Dubai but for what ever airlines you look at I would check the canadian site and the site for the country your flying too and...
Forum: Canada
Jun 23rd 2008, 7:36 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,762
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: Saved $340 dollars on flights between UK and Canada by booking and Paying in £ of

I called 1-866-847-1112 and make sure you tell them you want the British pounds cost not the canadian.

I actually had the web site up with the exact flights I wanted while I talked to the agent. ...
Forum: Canada
Jun 23rd 2008, 7:34 pm
Forum: Canada
Jun 20th 2008, 7:25 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,762
Posted By Island_Girl

Exclamation Saved $340 dollars on flights between UK and Canada by booking and Paying in £ of $

I just booked my stepsons round trip flights from London Gatwick to come to Vancouver BC in July to Aug.
I booked through Canadian Affair flying with Air Transat (Air Transat does unaccompanied...
Forum: Canada
Jun 20th 2008, 6:26 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 8,800
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: Child Support Agency payments ...what will happen to them when i move to Canada?

We checked into this in-depth before my husband moved to Canada a couple of years ago what we found out was the CSA has no jurisdiction once the payer leaves the country the parent receiving the...
Forum: Canada
Jun 16th 2008, 5:56 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 827
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: Leaving his 8 year old son in England

my husband left behind his son who at the time he immigrated here two years ago was 8 years old. We too were told by immigration to include the son on the application as a non accompanying minor we...
May 22nd 2008, 5:30 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 2,126
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: Seen in the back yard

I have resident humming birds all year long, there are some humming birds that do not migrate in the winter. once in a while when I am in the garden they will buzz past my head to let me know I am in...
Apr 16th 2008, 9:54 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 723
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: Where do i stand.........

once you get married he can sponsor you as a spouse and it can take less than 6 months.

Island Girl
Mar 28th 2008, 5:05 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 735
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: It snowed in Victoria this afternoon!

Yesterday Victoria got pelting hail, snow flerries and freezing rain along with sunny periods ....strange weather especially when you look outside and see the cherry blossom trees in full bloom and...
Mar 17th 2008, 4:58 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 798
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: Hotel/B & Bs in Victoria?

Hi from Victoria

if your looking for nice clean affordable family friendly places to stay check out the Accent Inn www.accentinns.com or one of the many Travelers Inns along Douglas St...
Mar 6th 2008, 6:59 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 942
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: Positive Temperatures

It has been beautiful here in Victoria the past couple of days +11 sunny and the cherry blossems are now in bloom (my favorite time of year here) rows of beautiful pink trees.

Island Girl :)
Mar 5th 2008, 11:20 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 324
Posted By Island_Girl

Talking A little funny for the day

HAVE YOU EVER BEEN GUILTY OF LOOKING AT OTHERS YOUR OWN AGE AND THINKING, "SURELY I CAN'T LOOK THAT OLD."
WELL... YOU'LL LOVE THIS ONE.

MY NAME IS ALICE SMITH AND I WAS SITTING IN THE WAITING...
Forum: Canada
Jan 15th 2008, 11:25 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 514
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: Foreign Exchange company

we use custom house's online vantage works great.
Nov 23rd 2007, 6:34 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 388
Posted By Island_Girl

Talking THE ONION AND THE CHRISTMAS TREE

THE ONION AND THE CHRISTMAS TREE



The family is sitting at the dinner table. The son asks his father, 'Dad, how many kinds of boobies are there?'



The father, surprised, answers, 'Well...
Oct 4th 2007, 9:57 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 676
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: Frogs....Brain Teaser

it took me 5 tries but I did it ....yup I am proud of myself :D

Island_girl
Sep 19th 2007, 5:46 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 885
Posted By Island_Girl

Hair Removal -- Hilarious!

Now, ladies, here's a good belly laugh to start your new day.

Enjoy!:rofl:

(I don't have a clue as to who wrote this, but....WHAT A RIOT!)

All hair removal methods have...
Forum: Canada
Aug 24th 2007, 9:50 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 706
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: Chit Chat ? anybody ?

I am sitting here in Sunny Victoria BC trying to work and wishing it were 4 o'clock so that I could start my weekend :( only 2 hrs of this work week left to go...:D

Island Girl
Aug 16th 2007, 9:04 pm
Replies: 98
Views: 4,718
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: Where did you meet yr OH ?????

we too met online he e-mailed me I email back we IM for a few few weeks then talked on the phone and two months later he came across the pond for his first visit and the rest is history we will...
Aug 3rd 2007, 6:34 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 1,206
Posted By Island_Girl

Re: Yeah - its a holiday weekend

It is BC day long weekend here and I will be busy getting ready for company as hubby's 9 year old son is flying from UK for his first visit with us and arrives on Sunday night for two weeks and my...
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