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Forum: Barbados
Jan 29th 2008, 11:21 am
Replies: 39
Views: 2,430
Posted By Olderman

Re: Looking for Apartment - Recommendations?

When I say 'club, welcoming for kids' I mean any sort of social or country club that has lots of families, a swimming pool or other facilities and activities that cater to kids. It could be a yacht...
Forum: Barbados
Jan 28th 2008, 11:29 pm
Replies: 39
Views: 2,430
Posted By Olderman

Re: Looking for Apartment - Recommendations?

I have similar questions to Bodie37. I may be coming with a 4 year old early in the spring.
And are there clubs that are especially welcoming to young children?
And most important:
We are looking...
Forum: Barbados
Nov 21st 2007, 10:36 am
Replies: 135
Views: 93,321
Posted By Olderman

Re: Schools in Barbados

Sorry, my mistake, it is "com" not "net"
I have sent the file to you from another address.
Olderman
Forum: Barbados
Nov 18th 2007, 8:25 pm
Replies: 135
Views: 93,321
Posted By Olderman

Re: Schools in Barbados

Hello Shell & others:
Over the last couple of months I have assembled a lot of information on schools in Barbados as I am in a similar situation. I may be coming to Barbados with my son, age 4. What...
Forum: Barbados
Nov 9th 2007, 5:33 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,353
Posted By Olderman

Re: Country Clubs, Health Clubs, etc.

Thanks Brionyj for all the info. I am traveling right now but will be checking out on the net the places you mention when I get home.
We plan to stay in a hotel for a while before we rent. If we can...
Forum: Barbados
Nov 4th 2007, 12:19 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,353
Posted By Olderman

Re: Country Clubs, Health Clubs, etc.

Thanks for the info. What is the name of your development? What does it cost? Is it near Codrington or how long is the drive? I suppose we will be looking for a two bedroom.
I definitely want to...
Forum: Barbados
Nov 2nd 2007, 11:27 am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,353
Posted By Olderman

Country Clubs, Health Clubs, etc.

Can anyone tell me about country clubs or health clubs in Barbados? We are looking for a place with a swimming pool for kids, tennis courts, maybe golf and a generally comfortable and friendly...
Forum: Barbados
Oct 28th 2007, 10:31 pm
Replies: 135
Views: 93,321
Posted By Olderman

Re: Schools in Barbados

I take it Providence has had some problems. Can anyone be specific about that?
Dale
Forum: Barbados
Oct 27th 2007, 11:43 am
Replies: 3
Views: 1,728
Posted By Olderman

Internet & Phone providers

Can anyone tell me who the present broadband and wireless internet providers are in Barbados, and what their relative merits and demerits are?
Olderman
Forum: Barbados
Oct 27th 2007, 11:26 am
Replies: 135
Views: 93,321
Posted By Olderman

Re: Schools in Barbados

I take it at least some people like Casa da Bambini. Any other opinions on primary and pre-schools?

It seems to me that with the trafic as bad as it is reported to be, it is important to live...
Forum: Barbados
Oct 16th 2007, 10:27 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 830
Posted By Olderman

Re: Bringing electronics, iPods, Macintosh

Thanks Sue:
I have no doubt that most electronics are much more expensive, but I also thought that some Apple products might be a little different because the iPod and the Phone are much more...
Forum: Barbados
Oct 15th 2007, 9:32 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 830
Posted By Olderman

Bringing electronics, iPods, Macintosh

Can anyone tell me about Computer products, Especially Apple Macintosh? Does anyone sell Macintosh in Barbados? Who?

In particular, what is the price on an iPod Touch? I live in Europe where it...
Forum: Barbados
Oct 15th 2007, 9:30 pm
Replies: 77
Views: 6,452
Posted By Olderman

Re: If you knew then what you know now, what would you have brought to Barbados?

Sorry, didn't mean to hijack anything. I thought my question was along the same lines as yours, ie should one bring electronics, or buy it on arrival? Arriving and finding that an expensive piece of...
Forum: Barbados
Oct 13th 2007, 3:47 pm
Replies: 77
Views: 6,452
Posted By Olderman

Re: If you knew then what you know now, what would you have brought to Barbados?

Can anyone tell me about Computer products, Especially Apple Macintosh? Does anyone sell Macintosh in Barbados? Who?

In particular, what is the price on an iPod Touch? I live in Europe where it...
Forum: Barbados
Oct 6th 2007, 11:19 am
Replies: 135
Views: 93,321
Posted By Olderman

Re: Schools in Barbados

Thanks also to Peazel for very interesting comments. I am particularly interested in you mentioning an “Inquiry based approach”. Is that official school policy? It sounds very Montessori and not much...
Forum: Barbados
Oct 5th 2007, 11:16 am
Replies: 135
Views: 93,321
Posted By Olderman

Re: Schools in Barbados

We're not there yet. Thining of going in Vovember. My boy is almost 4 and just getting ready for school. It is not so important right now, but it will be soon, and I want to get to know all the...
Forum: Barbados
Oct 3rd 2007, 5:49 pm
Replies: 135
Views: 93,321
Posted By Olderman

Re: Schools in Barbados

Thanks, Molly, that was very useful info. Where is your child going to school now? Are you still living in Barbados? Do you have any opinion on any other schools in Barbados? You must have looked...
Forum: Barbados
Sep 26th 2007, 5:32 pm
Replies: 135
Views: 93,321
Posted By Olderman

Re: Schools in Barbados

I agree with you about the problem of a long drive to school. Also it is bad for the child because his/her friends are not likely to live nearby and a kid should be able to visit and play with...
Forum: Barbados
Sep 24th 2007, 10:20 pm
Replies: 129
Views: 66,299
Posted By Olderman

Re: Moving to Barbados - advise needed!

I and my young son are thinking of moving to Barbados sometime this fall. The question is where. I want an area that is family friendly yet clean and safe.
Most important I want a place with lots of...
Forum: Barbados
Sep 24th 2007, 12:11 pm
Replies: 135
Views: 93,321
Posted By Olderman

Re: Schools in Barbados

HI:
Well I just found some information, posted earlier, about Leacocks. These are just quotes from other peoples posts. Rather mixed.
"Leacocks: it is 10 mins in the car from St Lucy. They take...
Forum: Barbados
Sep 22nd 2007, 11:28 pm
Replies: 135
Views: 93,321
Posted By Olderman

Re: Schools in Barbados

Somewhere I saw the name Leacock's Private School. Is there such a school? Is it a private school? I can't find it on the list of private Barbados schools, but I'm sure I saw it mentioned somewhere?...
Forum: Barbados
Sep 22nd 2007, 11:05 pm
Replies: 135
Views: 93,321
Posted By Olderman

Re: Schools in Barbados

Thanks for the info. Some questions: You say that "St. Cyprians School (very strict very bajan)". What exactly do you mean by that?

Does anyone out there have any experience with specific schools...
Forum: Barbados
Sep 22nd 2007, 10:52 pm
Replies: 129
Views: 66,299
Posted By Olderman

Re: Moving to Barbados - advise needed!

I've seen a lot of talk about schools on this site, but not many specifics. Does anyone out there have any experience with specific schools that they could say were good or bad? (Either primary or...
Forum: Barbados
Sep 21st 2007, 1:44 pm
Replies: 135
Views: 93,321
Posted By Olderman

Re: Schools in Barbados

We are considering moving to Barbados and want to know more about the schools there. Can anyone list for me the private boys schools and tell me what experience you have had with them?
I have heard...
Forum: Canada
Jul 26th 2007, 11:10 am
Replies: 46
Views: 2,577
Posted By Olderman

Smile Re: Where to live?

Is this the thread that I started? It seems to have wandered off in another direction.
Would those people that want to argue about racism please start their own thread.
I just want to talk about...
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