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Forum: Canada
Jul 18th 2019, 1:30 pm
Replies: 50
Views: 9,742
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: Vacation/Holiday time issue

Yes I agree, I moved here in 1981 but it's time they moved with the times but unfortunately it seems like 2 weeks is acceptable to most Canadians as the norm.
Forum: Canada
Jul 10th 2019, 5:16 am
Replies: 50
Views: 9,742
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: Vacation/Holiday time issue

I mentioned to my employer that I need 3 weeks unpaid leave next year and they basically told me they would have to let me go if I did as it wouldn't be fair on everyone else, I'm also used to 5...
Forum: Canada
Jul 10th 2019, 5:05 am
Replies: 27
Views: 3,328
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: car licence (ontario)

Hi, I am doing the same thing as you next month so I will let you know what happens
Forum: Canada
Mar 23rd 2015, 1:50 am
Replies: 2
Views: 471
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: Hairdresser Edmonton

I will, thank you
Forum: Canada
Mar 22nd 2015, 11:26 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 471
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Hairdresser Edmonton

I wonder if there are any Ladies who can recommend a good hairdresser who is also good at doing highlights?
looking around Edmonton area, preferably Millwoods.
Thanks
Forum: Canada
Jan 22nd 2015, 10:08 am
Replies: 14
Views: 2,581
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: 20 ft shipping container costs

we used upakweship and paid £1700 for a 20ft container from Liverpool to Toronto
Jan 10th 2015, 1:03 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 981
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: Canadian PR- Traveling in between USA and Canada

I wish I had known that before I bought the Esta last week as I have to go into the States again. last time I bought it, it was good for 12 months but this one is good for 2 years.
when I went...
Forum: Canada
Jan 10th 2015, 2:28 am
Replies: 89
Views: 7,405
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: Long haul from UK to Canada

Hi,

I am no expert but would you not need a permanent address to open a bank account which you would need to get paid?

I have a friend who was driving out West between Canada and the U.S and he...
Forum: Canada
Jan 10th 2015, 2:05 am
Replies: 2
Views: 535
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: Research Holiday

If you plan on working downtown, the next town East of Scarborough is Pickering and you can just hop onto the Go train (nicer than Scarborough)
Jan 10th 2015, 1:50 am
Replies: 10
Views: 981
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: Canadian PR- Traveling in between USA and Canada

I went to cross the boarder on my pr a couple of weeks ago and was told I needed an Esta but in the meanwhile they give me a 90 day visa in my passport for $6 (its all about the money) lol
Forum: Canada
Jan 10th 2015, 1:12 am
Replies: 22
Views: 2,803
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: Shipping over goods. Experiences, basic questions

Hi, reposted my experience for you, good luck in your new adventure.


Container from U.K to Toronto
Hi,

My Husband and I are in the process of moving to Canada, we had three quotes to pack...
Forum: Canada
Dec 30th 2014, 12:07 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,970
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: Shippng to Canada

congratulations on your new adventure, we used upakweship and it was pretty straight forward, if your interested then check out my post.
Best of luck
Lynn
Forum: Canada
Nov 6th 2014, 7:40 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 854
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: Toronto to Edmonton

I hadn't thought of using those but I will certainly look into it , thank you,
Forum: Canada
Oct 29th 2014, 7:19 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 854
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Toronto to Edmonton

Hi everyone,
We are planning a move to Edmonton in the spring and wondering if anyone could recommend a good moving company, we managed to move ourselves from England to Toronto last year but not...
Forum: Canada
Oct 28th 2014, 8:36 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 773
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: Moving, and moving stuff.

If you click on my name you will find an article I wrote about moving our stuff to Toronto last Autumn, it may give you a couple of idea's.
Best Wishes.
Forum: Canada
Jul 20th 2014, 1:34 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 919
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: Shipping Costs

we used upakweship, cost us £1700
if your interested in going down that route, your welcome to read my post on this.
whatever you decide, good luck, exciting times ahead.
Regards
Lynn
Forum: Canada
Jul 18th 2014, 12:38 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 663
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: Best Fish & Chips Victoria

I would love to know where to go for the best fish and chips in the gta area would be?
Or maybe pie, chips, mushy peas and gravy lol
Forum: Canada
Jul 17th 2014, 4:44 pm
Replies: 194
Views: 17,067
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: Why did you choose to move to Canada?

I agree with everything you have said, we live just outside of Toronto and I don't find it anymore expensive than the u.k.
I enjoy the 4 seasons and the outdoor lifestyle, it would cost a fortune...
Forum: Canada
Jul 15th 2014, 4:27 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,990
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: Pregnant and no PR.

Hope some of these answers have helped.
good luck,
Forum: Canada
Jul 15th 2014, 4:14 pm
Replies: 63
Views: 3,573
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Forum: Canada
Jul 12th 2014, 11:48 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,541
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: Are my kids on UK passport entitle to free healthcare after 3 months

I didn't think you had to apply for citizenship, my daughters children wasn't born in Canada but all she had to do was send off for there Canadian passports.
Forum: Canada
Jul 12th 2014, 2:15 am
Replies: 11
Views: 768
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: passports

My son in law went back to England last week, you can book an appointment 3 weeks in advance to purchase a new one in 4 hours which he did. I'm no expert but I would say the problem wouldn't be going...
Forum: Canada
Jul 11th 2014, 9:02 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 2,120
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: I'm good to go already!!!!

Haha better in your pocket than there's :thumbsup:
Forum: Canada
Jul 11th 2014, 8:49 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 2,120
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: I'm good to go already!!!!

Yes I am aware of that but more times than not, the flights are cheaper on the Canadian affair website rather than Air Transit
Forum: Canada
Jul 11th 2014, 8:42 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,990
Posted By GrandmaLynn

Re: Pregnant and no PR.

No it hasn't been mentioned on the forum but Im guessing this post is off my daughter in law lol
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