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Apr 28th 2011, 7:36 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 3,220
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Gas prices?

$1.08 CAD in Point Roberts today
Forum: Canada
Oct 28th 2010, 3:36 am
Replies: 360
Views: 78,535
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Best Shipping company?

We used GB Liners and I highly recommend them... smoothly handled on both sides of the ocean! :thumbsup:
Oct 12th 2010, 11:02 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,452
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Cooking Turkey from frozen?

We cooked from frozen last Christmas and it was easily the best turkey ever, moist and delicious! We'll be doing it again this year for sure! :)
Sep 30th 2010, 5:53 am
Replies: 6
Views: 721
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Self storage companies Vancouver

We currently use Maple Leaf Storage and they have been fab... highly recommend them :)
Sep 16th 2010, 10:01 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,138
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Vegas from Bellingham

Thanks for the quick replies! Much appreciated! :)
Sep 16th 2010, 9:28 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,138
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Vegas from Bellingham

Thoroughly confused about the ESTA rules now... so any help would be great!

I currently have a valid I-94, plan to drive from Vancouver to Bellingham and fly to Vegas next weekend, so do I need an...
Forum: Canada
Sep 8th 2010, 5:30 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,103
Posted By the_connors76

Re: FX brokers

We have just used satworldwide and they have been fantastic! :) Would highly recommend them, and would definitely use them again :thumbsup:
Aug 12th 2010, 3:02 am
Replies: 48
Views: 4,672
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Setanta EPL changes

Have survived without Setanta since arriving last year. We have TSN & TSN2 so I'll look forward to the extra games. The issue with Setanta is that they had most of the top fixtures each weekend...
May 20th 2010, 7:59 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,138
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Vegas from Bellingham

Thanks for the advice... I will look at all the 'hidden' costs - these airlines always seem to get you one way or another! :unsure:
May 17th 2010, 10:35 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,138
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Vegas from Bellingham

Yippeee!!!! :thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:
May 17th 2010, 9:48 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,138
Posted By the_connors76

Vegas from Bellingham

Hi

I have a UK passport and have PR status, currently living in Vancouver... thinking of a weekend in Vegas - are we able to drive across the border to Bellingham and fly out from there?...
Forum: Canada
Feb 13th 2010, 5:48 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 22,650
Posted By the_connors76

Re: UK Child Car seats in Canada

I checked with Maxi Cosi before we left the UK and they said that UK bought car seats were only to be used in the UK and Europe - it was better to buy car seats from Canada... so we sold ours and...
Forum: Canada
Nov 25th 2009, 8:38 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,878
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Mortgage!!

I can second that - 35% down minimum required - hence the reason we're renting!
Nov 18th 2009, 8:52 pm
Replies: 76
Views: 15,288
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Ready Brek - does it exist

There are a couple of Brit shops in Victoria that carry Ready Brek and also one in Steveston, Richmond... I have got a couple of boxes from there before - but it is expensive! Works wonders with my...
Forum: Canada
Nov 17th 2009, 3:34 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,403
Posted By the_connors76

Re: O.K what about GB Liners?

We used GB Liners - the London office - and they were fantastic - at both ends. No breakages, efficient service - we were really impressed and would definitely use them again!
Oct 28th 2009, 3:32 am
Replies: 31
Views: 3,739
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Willis Brazolot - got a meeting at Heathrow

We met Dennis at Heathrow when we were first thinking of applying in 2005, and they told us to use them would cost us I think nearly £4000... or something like that. We decided against using them and...
Forum: Canada
Oct 21st 2009, 9:12 pm
Replies: 47
Views: 8,992
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Help, just booked driving test BC!

Congrats - excellent stuff! :)
Forum: Canada
Oct 20th 2009, 4:33 am
Replies: 47
Views: 8,992
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Help, just booked driving test BC!

Shoulder check, shoulder check, shoulder check!!! I failed the first time cos I didn't do it enough... make sure you check everytime you change lanes, turn, etc...

Good luck! :)

PS - I passed...
Forum: Canada
Sep 24th 2009, 11:18 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 4,620
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Phone Canada to U.K.

We use an internet company called ITP Voip - we pay $25 a month and have unlimited free calls to 25 countries world wide including the UK, and free calls to Canada and the USA.

We then got a...
Sep 5th 2009, 3:05 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,435
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Has anyone heard of Willis Brazolot

We were initially going to use them, almost signed the dotted line, but they wanted a lot of cash up front, so we did it ourselves in the end.

They cannot get you here any quicker than if you did...
Forum: Canada
Aug 24th 2009, 4:50 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 8,407
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Steveston, Richmond, BC - what's it like?

Hi there, we are currently renting an apartment in Steveston and absolutely love the area! We have a 2 year old and the facilities for families are great.
Massive playground with a great water...
Forum: Canada
Jul 31st 2009, 4:55 am
Replies: 39
Views: 3,123
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Contaner broken into

Sorry to hear that - awful - can't believe people could do this kinda thing! Keep your chin up!
Forum: Canada
Jul 25th 2009, 5:14 am
Replies: 6
Views: 665
Posted By the_connors76

Re: Recommendation - Vancouver

Enterprise worked for us too and they came and picked us up... great service, nice car too! :)
Jul 21st 2009, 10:09 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 1,651
Posted By the_connors76

Re: We have only gone and sold the UK house....

Excellent news - fingers crossed for a quick exchange!
Forum: Canada
Jul 15th 2009, 3:50 am
Replies: 7
Views: 670
Posted By the_connors76

Renting in Vancouver

Been in Metro Vancouver for 6 weeks now - staying with various family members!

Wondering if anyone could recommend a good area to rent - its me, my hubby and 2 year old. Hubby has been offered a...
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