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by nwdiver
Sat Mar 23, 2019 3:37 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: is growing marijuana legal in Chile
Replies: 11
Views: 150

Re: is growing marijuana legal in Chile

Has to do with medical need, there is an organization that helps with this. If you ask at the grow shop they will give contact info. I might have made a mistake as it may be three not five plants. But this org supposedly helps with getting this permiso. Either way, still a grey area for a foreigner...
by nwdiver
Tue Mar 12, 2019 3:59 am
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Venezuela crisis
Replies: 257
Views: 5815

Re: Venezuela crisis

this is a worthy read about life without power in Venezuela: https://www.caracaschronicles.com/2019/03/10/they-turned-off-the-lights-and-walked-out/ 4th day with no power, that's what happens when you loose all your technicians, electricians, etc and don't do any maintenance for so many years I gue...
by nwdiver
Fri Mar 08, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: Chile Customer Service
Topic: Correos Chile is horrible!
Replies: 23
Views: 340

Re: Correos Chile is horrible!

I have sent over 50 small packages over the years from Canada to Chile small package airmail.....none have not arrived....sometimes several months later but they arrive.

I would never buy from Amazon or such.....those seem to go sideways
by nwdiver
Fri Mar 08, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Chile Customer Service
Topic: Correos Chile is horrible!
Replies: 23
Views: 340

Re: Correos Chile is horrible!

How did you get a gift sent to you in the future? Pre-order?

2.5 months about normal for Chile......
by nwdiver
Sat Feb 23, 2019 3:31 pm
Forum: Moving to Chile
Topic: Looking for the best City for my Family
Replies: 35
Views: 1228

Re: Looking for the best City for my Family

What you don't like O'Higgins being the Main Street in many Chilean towns!!!
by nwdiver
Wed Feb 20, 2019 11:20 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: high season in Chile during April to October approx?
Replies: 4
Views: 166

Re: high season in Chile during April to October approx?

Winter? Yes the ski areas.......
by nwdiver
Tue Feb 19, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Leaving Venezuela
Replies: 24
Views: 763

Re: Leaving Venezuela

Gloria the UN travel document is real and is issued in these circumstances, in this case it is used one way.......not a passport replacement, that document has to be supported and is issued through the country you are a resident of, when you show the need for travel and cannot get a travel document ...
by nwdiver
Sun Feb 17, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Leaving Venezuela
Replies: 24
Views: 763

Re: Leaving Venezuela

Many Chilean understand the system.......it was used by many in the past......
by nwdiver
Sun Feb 17, 2019 4:43 am
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Leaving Venezuela
Replies: 24
Views: 763

Re: Leaving Venezuela

UN travel document, get outside the country and show you can't get a national document and presto the UN issues you one.....
by nwdiver
Mon Feb 11, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: looking to buy land in rural area (1-5 hectares)
Replies: 42
Views: 1342

Re: looking to buy land in rural area (1-5 hectares)

You want isolation there are lots of small plots out in the islands off Chiloe, but you have to be marine competent......no ferries to most of them but lots of quiet....
by nwdiver
Thu Feb 07, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile Wealth, Inequality, and International rankings
Replies: 167
Views: 14272

Re: Chile Wealth, Inequality, and International rankings

Pucon is a nice town, well situated.......except for most of the people......
by nwdiver
Thu Feb 07, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Venezuela crisis
Replies: 257
Views: 5815

Re: Venezuela crisis

So....apparently Hezbollah is in Venezuela now. Pompeo says the US is "obligated" to fight Hezbollah in Venezuela https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/venezuela-crisis-hezbollah-mike-pompeo-trump-maduro-iran-juan-guaido-a8767186.html Does anyone really buy this? Talk about deja vu... N...