Recent content by L. H.

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    Documents needed for permanent residency

    Hi My temporary residency is about to expire (March 15th), and I would like to know exactly what papers I need to get the permanent one. I called immigration, and the lady said it was the same process again, but looking on their website, it seems like you don't need your birth certificate for...
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    problem with a car

    4 months ago, our car broke down in Santiago (we're form Sosua). So we took it to a mechanic there. The time belt was broken (it's a European car). The mechanic said he could fix it. But he took a lot of time, because he really didn't know how to fix that kind of car. At the end, it cost us a...
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    Apartment or house for rent in Sosua

    My boyfriend and I are looking for an apartment or a house for rent in Sosua, or near Sosua that is not too expensive (less than 300 dollars) with 24 h electricity and water (really important). If anyone knows a place, please let me know...
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    Need of a mechanic

    Does anybody know a mechanic that can fix European cars like Fiat around Sosua, Cabarete, Puerto Plata or Santiago (if no other choice)???
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    external DVD burner

    Can anyone tell me where I could find an external DVD burner??? I wanted to buy one on eBay, but they don't accept international credit cards. Is there a way to buy on eBay (or another website) with a European or Dominican credit card? Or do they sell external dvd burners somewhere in this...
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    where to put our dollars???

    If we can't trust the banks in this country, what can we do with our dollars??? What is the cheapest way to send money to Europe if I have an account there for example (bank transfer, Pay Pal, or money transfer)? Is there a secure place for money in this country?
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    Flights from Montreal to POP

    Can anyone tell me where to find cheap flights to Puerto Plata or all inclusive packages for hotels in Sosua? My sister wants to come here for 2 weeks in April (Semana Santa) but I think the prices she found are really high (more expensive then coming from Europe!!!). Is it too early? Or it...
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    Homeopath in the DR?

    Can somebody tell me where I could find a homeopath in the DR, preferably on the North coast?