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Forum: The Barbie
Nov 16th 2020, 9:57 am
Replies: 1,224
Views: 79,319
Posted By bakedbean

Re: Coronavirus - how's everyone doing?

Man flu is a terrible thing.
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 2nd 2020, 9:29 am
Replies: 1,224
Views: 79,319
Posted By bakedbean

Re: Coronavirus - how's everyone doing?

We were mostly doing 400 to 500km a day for a couple of days, then staying put 2 nights. That worked pretty well. Then had a couple of extended stays 4 or 5 days in Alice and Uluru.
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 2nd 2020, 9:22 am
Replies: 1,224
Views: 79,319
Posted By bakedbean

Re: Coronavirus - how's everyone doing?

no we have a Rav4 hybrid. It's AWD. So we kept to sealed roads.
Forum: Indonesia
Nov 2nd 2020, 9:10 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,220
Posted By bakedbean

Re: What's going on?

Well..life is different. But you have experienced both so you'll know that. No I am a Brit.
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 1st 2020, 11:37 pm
Replies: 1,224
Views: 79,319
Posted By bakedbean

Re: Coronavirus - how's everyone doing?

We just did a little 8000 km drive across from FNQ to Karumba then down through Cloncurry, across the Barkly Highway, down to Alice then Uluru, then back through Mount Isa, Winton, Charters Towers,...
Forum: Indonesia
Nov 1st 2020, 11:15 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,220
Posted By bakedbean

Re: What's going on?

Just to say G'day neighbour :thumb:. I'm about 40 km south of you. Moved from Penang 2 to 3 years ago - I think we may have corresponded sometime ago. Please don't tell everyone about Far North...
Sep 4th 2020, 11:38 am
Replies: 2
Views: 993
Posted By bakedbean

Re: Oh dear, sad to see.....

Just to say Greetings from Down Under. Sure is quiet. How's life, geedee?
Forum: The Barbie
Jul 28th 2020, 10:47 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,249
Posted By bakedbean

Re: The Call

Stay strong
Apr 30th 2020, 8:23 pm
Replies: 77
Views: 10,783
Posted By bakedbean

Re: MM2Hers stuck outside

All good exReg....thanks for asking. No longer in Penang. Left a couple years ago. Though I was back in Penang recently flogging my old property. Thankfully escaped by skin of teeth on lockdown...
Apr 30th 2020, 10:06 am
Replies: 77
Views: 10,783
Posted By bakedbean

Re: MM2Hers stuck outside

Mm2h is and always has been a temporary visa, albeit a long term temporary visa. But temporary is temporary. It is not permanent, though many MM2Hers choose to make it their permanent home. I did...
Forum: Malaysia
Jun 14th 2019, 10:31 am
Replies: 12
Views: 3,209
Posted By bakedbean

Re: Looking at relocating to kl or penang any advice appreciated

There's a whole section on here about the retirement visa mm2h so have a good look at that also. Lots of info.
Sensible to take a look and spend some weeks in Malaysia see if you like or not.
Forum: Malaysia
Feb 22nd 2019, 7:25 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 2,683
Posted By bakedbean

Re: Activating MM2H visa

Don't think you would get a cheque in Malaysian ringgits. Gunnar's advice is the way to go.
Forum: Malaysia
Jan 10th 2019, 9:53 am
Replies: 19
Views: 2,471
Posted By bakedbean

Re: SHORT TERM VISIT

in penang lots of British and Aussie expats and others

British plugs

dos and donts. Too many to say
Oct 7th 2018, 11:03 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,750
Posted By bakedbean

Re: Death of MM2H Principle Applicant- New Rule

(((Sigh))) and of course you won't be up to eyeballs in paperwork, wills, grief in the 3 months after (sarcasm on). Not very well thought out.
Forum: Malaysia
Oct 7th 2018, 10:39 am
Replies: 6
Views: 3,144
Posted By bakedbean

Re: Is MM2H Suspended?

Saw quite a lengthy discussion in the mm2h penang Facebook group about this. The consensus of opinion was that there was a changeover of departments looking After mm2h. Moved from Tourism to Home...
Forum: Australia
Jun 30th 2018, 4:49 am
Replies: 19
Views: 3,292
Posted By bakedbean

Re: Buying a house in Oz

Hahaha I'll try and remember that little wheeze if we ever consider buying something then.
Forum: Australia
Jun 29th 2018, 1:18 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 2,633
Posted By bakedbean

Re: Medicare and / or health insurance?

If you get an annual travel insurance check the policy to see how coverage works. My one allows only trips up to 3 months long and start and end point must be my "home" country where the policy was...
Forum: Australia
Jun 29th 2018, 1:07 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 3,292
Posted By bakedbean

Re: Buying a house in Oz

that's not nice is it. How does that work if one of you is foreign and one of you is not. Do they just tax on 50 percent? The foreign thingy i mean.
Forum: Malaysia
Jun 9th 2018, 10:17 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,477
Posted By bakedbean

Re: Renting in Malaysia

I hear from friends it is getting more difficult and Immi more stringent than perhaps they used to be. Penang immi especially.... but this is just second-hand info. I have MM2H.
Jun 9th 2018, 10:09 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 10,210
Posted By bakedbean

Re: MM2H 2017 reintroduction of ID cards

Partners in Penang group seems to be showing a few postings saying the same as you. I just checked Government site. Nothing on there.
Jun 8th 2018, 4:18 am
Replies: 290
Views: 118,361
Posted By bakedbean

Re: Retiring in Malaysia - Malaysia My Second Home Visa (MM2H)

Yes. Though not sure for some countries' citizens and residents e.g. USA and Australia.
Forum: Australia
Jun 7th 2018, 11:03 pm
Jun 7th 2018, 10:56 pm
Replies: 290
Views: 118,361
Posted By bakedbean

Re: Retiring in Malaysia - Malaysia My Second Home Visa (MM2H)

No it doesn't matter and you can always do on your own as well, but the majority of folks I know in Penang, including me, have used Alter Domus. I would definitely recommend them. Big advantage of...
Jun 4th 2018, 4:58 am
Replies: 290
Views: 118,361
Posted By bakedbean

Re: Retiring in Malaysia - Malaysia My Second Home Visa (MM2H)

I know what you are saying but it's somewhat ambiguous . From a tax point of view we can be tax resident** but fact is it is very clear on the visa stamp that it is a Visit Pass therefore we are...
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