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by Tonkinese
Mon Mar 05, 2012 11:07 pm
Forum: Food in Chile
Topic: TVN 04 March 2012 - Esto No Tiene Nombre
Replies: 18
Views: 1815

Re: TVN 04 March 2012 - Esto No Tiene Nombre

Ok here it is ......curiosity killed the cat or in this case the rat
http://tvn.cl/programas/estonotienenomb ... ?id=149037

check out their facebook too
by Tonkinese
Tue Feb 14, 2012 11:40 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Camera Shop with DSLR Equipment
Replies: 8
Views: 2352

Re: Camera Shop with DSLR Equipment

Also try these places. Ive been to the first.
http://mundofotografico.cl/
http://www.apertura.cl

Both items you are after are easy to find or similar substitutes.I once needed a time lapse cable but could get a chinese copy.It actually worked a treat for 20 luka.
by Tonkinese
Thu Sep 09, 2010 1:48 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Where should I go this weekend? - Survey
Replies: 3
Views: 409

Re: Where should I go this weekend? - Survey

Dont know about this weekend but talls ships in valpo on 20th and fireworks off the coast 17th at 2350hrs. Check these dates before though. If you download the bicentenario guia for this month from tourist offices there are plenty of activities country wide. Maybe start at isla negro,pablo neruda th...
by Tonkinese
Thu Sep 09, 2010 1:39 pm
Forum: Moving to Chile
Topic: Living in Chile, five years in
Replies: 46
Views: 6053

Re: One, two, three years in Chile

"Chile still has a sense of possibility and frontier, it has the smell of opportunity of these new countries that still need to figure out what they want to be when they're grown up.¨ Agreed. Many congrats on the 3 years and your analysis. I recently passed the 2 year date. It is said that foreign c...
by Tonkinese
Thu Aug 12, 2010 6:59 pm
Forum: Moving to Chile
Topic: House Hunters International in Chile
Replies: 38
Views: 5243

Re: House Hunters International in Chile

and if you think im being sarcastic...wait til Rune wakes up from his afternoon cave nap.
by Tonkinese
Thu Aug 12, 2010 6:51 pm
Forum: Moving to Chile
Topic: House Hunters International in Chile
Replies: 38
Views: 5243

Re: House Hunters International in Chile

Michelle,
you havent mentioned how much your going to pay us. The worlds middle class are rapidly fading by design.We are all poor,we have no money.If you can guarantee a house as good as the one above,with flag....we must have the flag....then you might get some replies.
by Tonkinese
Tue Aug 10, 2010 9:36 am
Forum: Chile Real Estate, Property, and Construction
Topic: Looking for land
Replies: 13
Views: 5791

Re: Looking for land

Have been studying areas within 45km of viña. Just recently in limache and olmue. Olmue centro has big water problems in granizo and granizo alto .The town has expanded so much (and still is ) its straining the resources.Were not talking mumbai but you get the idea. At the mercy of the 3 private wat...
by Tonkinese
Mon Aug 09, 2010 10:49 pm
Forum: Chile Real Estate, Property, and Construction
Topic: Looking for land
Replies: 13
Views: 5791

Re: Looking for land

Thanks for that link.On another note a couple of people have commented that the earthquake shifted,redirected the underground water flow in some areas resulting in dry pozos.
by Tonkinese
Mon Aug 09, 2010 3:55 pm
Forum: Chile Real Estate, Property, and Construction
Topic: Looking for land
Replies: 13
Views: 5791

Re: Looking for land

Im searching the forum to see if anyone has experience clearing Eucalyptus trees. I visited a rural plot for sale which is randomly covered by different sizes and heights ,over 100 in all. My interest would be to clear the land and plant long term native species more friendly to the wildlife and als...
by Tonkinese
Thu Aug 05, 2010 7:33 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Photography Classes
Replies: 8
Views: 699

Re: Photography Classes

Thank you greg and judy,
its a fine country to be snapping away especially down south.
by Tonkinese
Thu Aug 05, 2010 7:16 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Photography Classes
Replies: 8
Views: 699

Re: Photography Classes

Only very privileged students get to study overseas as the options here are limited to 3 or 4 year courses at the universities mainly in photo journalism. arcos ,upacifico , ipleones ,uniacc etc. Non credited schools that are popular with less time are fotoarte in providencia and camaralucida in val...
by Tonkinese
Mon Jul 12, 2010 1:45 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Rental contracts for furnished flats
Replies: 39
Views: 3633

Re: Rental contracts for furnished flats

Finally lost my battle to get the months deposit back. Quick summary. Estate agent checks the apartment and signs form to say returned in perfect condition. Good so far . She contacts the owner to say return money to this account. Owner says no,simple as that, as he does to all that rent his 2 place...