British Expats - Search Results

Go Back  British Expats > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: PoolieAbroad
Showing results 1 to 25 of 128
Search took 0.13 seconds.
Nov 26th 2021, 5:38 am
Replies: 2
Views: 669
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Playing golf in HK

Memberships (if you can find one for sale ) could be from 300,000 UK POUNDS to just over 1.3 million POUNDS depending on which club
There are 3 Public courses on an Island Off Sai kung and for HK...
Forum: Malaysia
Nov 5th 2021, 2:38 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,179
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Malaysian Digital Vaccination Certificate - check

I tried fake passport numbers, real ones, same ones, Then I tried numerous different nationalities...............Everything came back Malaysian. I could not think of anything else to change. I've...
Forum: Malaysia
Nov 4th 2021, 3:06 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,179
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Malaysian Digital Vaccination Certificate - check

I got promoted to 'Malaysian' :sarcasm: and the help desk is as useless as the proverbial chocolate fireguard.
Nothing they suggest works, well they suggest YOU choose your CORRECT nationality. (...
Forum: Malaysia
Feb 8th 2020, 12:29 am
Replies: 22
Views: 3,822
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Moving to Malaysia

Re Water shortages...........

Indeed there are restrictions at the moment with water on alternate days.
Most houses have large tanks in the roof, Condominiums have tanks up on high as well so...
Forum: Malaysia
Feb 8th 2020, 12:24 am
Replies: 22
Views: 3,822
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Moving to Malaysia

From one of the golf clubs in Ayer Keroh to the Malaysia Side of Tuas is just over 2 hours with no speeding, no stopping
Can check it on Google maps which shows 2 hours 8 mins.
Forum: Malaysia
Feb 7th 2020, 3:44 am
Replies: 22
Views: 3,822
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Moving to Malaysia

The other area on the coast you could consider is Melaka
It has several new condominiums coming up, but beware of AirBnBs in some of the newer ones. ( noisy invaders at the weekends and holidays)...
Forum: Malaysia
Dec 14th 2018, 8:42 am
Replies: 144
Views: 74,426
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Suspension Of Conversion of Foreign Driving Licence to Malaysia Driving Lice

Short Update
I just renewed my license today so renewals seem to be no problem.
All done in 15 mins. Valid until passport expires or 5 years maximum.
Take old one, your passport and a passport...
Forum: Malaysia
Aug 18th 2018, 5:44 am
Replies: 26
Views: 7,768
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Streaming UK TV in Malaysia

That is the magic the tech boys will do for you once you contact them. They have DNS settings to allow all the UK TV through. I have a smart tv but prefer to link through and old PC, comes in handy...
Forum: Malaysia
Aug 16th 2018, 12:53 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 7,768
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Streaming UK TV in Malaysia

Drop their tech and email and they will sort it out for you...If you have an account paid for once you log in it's easy to get them
Forum: Malaysia
Aug 3rd 2018, 9:54 am
Replies: 26
Views: 7,768
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Streaming UK TV in Malaysia

Exactly! you sound like you only need the UK same as me
Forum: Malaysia
Aug 3rd 2018, 3:51 am
Replies: 26
Views: 7,768
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Streaming UK TV in Malaysia

There is a company called MyPrivate Network ( there are others which are probably just as good, but i have used this one for 8 years now) which you can google. The folk who run it are incredibly...
Forum: Malaysia
Aug 2nd 2018, 9:22 am
Replies: 26
Views: 7,768
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Streaming UK TV in Malaysia

Why not just pay for a reputable VPN and link happily away to BBC ITV CH4 CH5? Less that 50 quid a year.
Only BBC iPlayer will let you record but all the others will happily stream.
If the speed is...
Forum: Malaysia
Jan 31st 2017, 8:06 am
Replies: 1
Views: 1,071
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Pesky bugs

I just joined this group and they seem a very helpful bunch.............

https://www.facebook.com/groups/malaysiagardeners/

Interestingly the latest post was this............ may be worth a try...
Jan 12th 2017, 5:11 am
Replies: 56
Views: 9,439
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Unifi Access Leisure Farm

The past few times it asked just about the license but not the post code.
I can't remember if I ever gave it a house number as some years before we did have a house and a post code and I may well...
Oct 26th 2016, 4:47 am
Replies: 56
Views: 9,439
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Unifi Access Leisure Farm

Whilst wandering around one of the many Home Fairs the other weekend I happened upon a chap selling OTT Android TV boxes..........
Being a sucker for something cool I bought one and spend umpteen...
Oct 26th 2016, 4:35 am
Replies: 56
Views: 9,439
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Unifi Access Leisure Farm

I just 're did' a connection on a different computer.
BBC asks 'Do you have a TV License' clicked yes............ran perfectly
ITV and CH5 ask for a post code only.....gave them one......both ran...
Forum: Malaysia
Oct 18th 2016, 6:26 am
Replies: 14
Views: 2,916
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Think of moving from Thailand to Malaysia

For anyone wanting a decent plot land with a house on it in Melaka there are two golf courses with plots and ready built houses in various states of decoration and repair available.
Houses are from...
Oct 12th 2016, 4:34 am
Replies: 56
Views: 9,439
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Unifi Access Leisure Farm

"And finally and the main reason for this post is I can't now play BBC iPlayer.
It asks me for my UK postcode so I suppose it will check if I've got a UK TV license. I know this requirement was due...
Forum: Malaysia
Jul 1st 2016, 9:19 am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,209
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: In Vino Veritas is out – And our glasses are empty

Agreed!!! and more wine glass raising I am sure we can find a drop of wine to fill the glasses.. Stuff the water!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


:thumbsup::drinkwine:
Forum: Malaysia
Jul 1st 2016, 4:12 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,957
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Baked Bean Concs out.

Here here!!!!!!!!!!! Very well put. There has always been a cheery greeting from BakedBean for all new folk arriving here on BE.
The duties of Conc and Mods are rarely appreciated.
...
Forum: Malaysia
May 29th 2016, 5:11 am
Replies: 36
Views: 3,808
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Gardening In Tropical Malaysia

Thanks for that JC3 Here is the Banana Recipe ( assuming I can attach things properly!)
Well the file went somewhere!!

Oh yes today is feet up indeed after a nice Roti Chennai Breakfast!
Forum: Malaysia
May 28th 2016, 10:53 am
Replies: 36
Views: 3,808
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Gardening In Tropical Malaysia

Hi There JC3
I haven't seen that one you have but I will look out for it!

Mine was indeed Blue Key and is called Banana Bread or Roti Pisang. BUT bread it isn't Its much more cake. It is much...
Forum: Malaysia
May 27th 2016, 11:56 am
Replies: 36
Views: 3,808
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: Gardening In Tropical Malaysia

Not has much success with fridges once they go ripe but our neighbours love it when we harvest.
Banana cakes freeze very well and I usually make a dozen or so. There is a cracking recipe on the back...
Forum: Malaysia
May 19th 2016, 10:28 am
Replies: 76
Views: 8,316
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: The Beer Thread

That should be the price to pay for sure................dunno who buys 6 packs BUT sometimes its cheaper per can in six packs as opposed to 24's in Tesco...........Bulk buy does not always work here....
Forum: Malaysia
May 19th 2016, 10:14 am
Replies: 76
Views: 8,316
Posted By PoolieAbroad

Re: The Beer Thread

First test match just starting from Headingly...............YEAH a beer is an excellent plan. Good few hours sat down for the next 5 nights.

Shop around everywhere to find Tigers for well less...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 128
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.