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Forum: Caribbean
Today, 7:34 am
Replies: 12
Views: 248
Posted By scot47

Re: Moving to Turks and Caicos

Let him get the job. You will find it easier if you have a marriage certificate. Sorry if that is "old-fashioned" or sexist but it is the truth.
Today, 7:31 am
Replies: 3
Views: 642
Posted By scot47

Re: Beards in China?

In some parts of the world having a beard is a sign that the wearer is a pious Muslim. This might not go down well in areas of the People's Republic where there is a sizeable Muslim population...
Forum: Philippines
Yesterday, 4:04 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 155
Posted By scot47

Re: visitors wanted

"The 3 Honkies" might be enough.
Forum: The Sand Pit
Yesterday, 3:19 pm
Replies: 147
Views: 6,661
Posted By scot47

Re: Brexit outcome

"The Failing Euro Currency" Have you had a look at sterling ! And the rates for sterling in other currencies.
Forum: Philippines
Yesterday, 3:17 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 155
Posted By scot47

Re: visitors wanted

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Bilibid_Prison

a fearsome looking place.


How can people visit if they do not know the names ?

This org might help -
Forum: Middle East
Aug 14th 2018, 7:31 am
Replies: 4
Views: 271
Posted By scot47

Re: Accepted Job offer in Qatar, what next ?

And to Khaleejis a British passport holder of "Desi" origin will be forever a "Hindi" - even if he comes from Pakisatn or Bangladesh.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Desi
Forum: The Sand Pit
Aug 14th 2018, 7:26 am
Replies: 3
Views: 166
Posted By scot47

Re: Georgia Trip Advice Please

Must be good. Not sure that Georgia is in the Middle East. I would say The Caucasus. Will you visit the birthplace of Comrade Djugashvili. aka Stalin ?
Forum: Back Home
Aug 13th 2018, 6:14 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 596
Posted By scot47

Re: Back in Scotland

"Overtourism" in our Capital ?
https://bellacaledonia.org.uk/2018/08/11/artwash-over-tourism-and-edinburgh/
Forum: Caribbean
Aug 12th 2018, 4:05 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 248
Posted By scot47

Re: Moving to Turks and Caicos

Why assume that you can move anywhere you fancy without restrictions and without paperwork. That may have been the case 150 years ago. It is not today.

Your "boyfriend" MAY be going to Turks and...
Aug 12th 2018, 3:56 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 2,535
Posted By scot47

Re: Spanish lessons

As a professional in the field of language teaching let me say this - One-to-one lessons are definitely the best way to go. Forget group lessons or conversation lessons. Get a professional teacher...
Forum: Europe
Aug 12th 2018, 1:30 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By scot47

Re: Slobodistan

Carcajou

Brexit is for foreigners We are not foreigners. We are BRITISH !
Forum: Cyprus
Aug 12th 2018, 12:58 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 154
Posted By scot47

Re: Special needs schools

Close to the border but on the Greek side. Near Larnaca which has this school - Homepage | American Academy Larnaca (http://www.academy.ac.cy/)


I found this but the link goes to "English...
Forum: Cyprus
Aug 12th 2018, 9:21 am
Replies: 5
Views: 154
Posted By scot47

Re: Special needs schools

If there are Special Needs Schools in the State Sector they will cater for Greek-speaking children. How will your child cope with that ? there may be international schools that are fee-paying. Can...
Forum: Germany
Aug 12th 2018, 7:18 am
Replies: 16
Views: 606
Posted By scot47

Re: Dresden

http://uk.businessinsider.com/photos-dresden-germany-bombing-world-war-ii-2018-2/#witnesses-who-witnessed-the-inferno-still-carry-memories-to-places-and-people-they-never-met-again-german-president-jo...
Forum: France
Aug 11th 2018, 7:58 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 232
Posted By scot47

Re: Flies and Smells

You bought in the wrong place. You failed to exercise diligence. Sell - if you can find a buyer. Be more diligent next time. Sorry foir being so blunt.
Replies: 7
Views: 191
Posted By scot47

Re: Next steps after receiving confirmation email

"They have received my application." Who ? What are you talking about ? Your application to whom for what ?
Forum: Middle East
Aug 11th 2018, 3:19 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 698
Posted By scot47

Re: Sending money to the UK

So you save 45 Dirhams.
Forum: Middle East
Aug 11th 2018, 3:18 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 415
Posted By scot47

Re: British teacher with kids moving to UAE

20% foreign means 80% Emirati. Are you sure this is a good idea ?
Forum: Germany
Aug 11th 2018, 3:09 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 648
Posted By scot47

Re: Moving From UK To Germany

Mea culpa. Mea maxima culpa !

For those with no classical education, this is the Latin for "That is a fair cop, Guv. It was me wot done it."
Forum: Europe
Aug 11th 2018, 7:30 am
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By scot47

Slobodistan

I am moving to Slobodistan

My questions

1. How do I get English TV
2. Where can I mix with other English people
3 Where can I buy English food
4. What is the best bar for "A Full English...
Aug 11th 2018, 7:11 am
Replies: 13
Views: 425
Posted By scot47

Re: Norfolk

"The only county without a motorway" ? I can think of lots in Scotland in that happy position ! Mind you "the county" as a local government dicision disappeared a long time ago from both sides of the...
Forum: Middle East
Aug 10th 2018, 6:22 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 318
Posted By scot47

Re: Dubai police NOC for AD alcohol licence??

Here is a really revolutionary idea - try an alcohol-free life !
Forum: Middle East
Aug 10th 2018, 6:17 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 302
Posted By scot47

Re: Changing jobs in Saudi

Take one when you go on final exit. Quite difficult tro get one when, at a later date you are "Out Of Kingdom" and you need to prove that those ten years were spent in Saudi Arabia and not in the...
Forum: Middle East
Aug 10th 2018, 6:08 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 282
Posted By scot47

Re: Soon to be Riyadh

Getting an iqama or a business visa can make differences in your life. Best to clarify what the deal is.
Forum: Germany
Aug 10th 2018, 5:15 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 606
Posted By scot47

Re: Dresden

Much of Dresden survived the bombing of Shrove Tuesday, 1945. It really is worth a visit. The architecture is matvellous -including the recent buildings.
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