Monthly Archives: March 2011

This blog is now “live”

Hello again my dear reader, I’m writing to announce that this blog is now “live”. I have copied over all the blog entries from the original blog. I may still have to update the insertion time stamps (if possible) so … Continue reading

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A dangerous plant kills two dogs in Bermuda

Hello again my dear reader, at present, the world is being shaken by the possibility of nuclear meltdown in Japan after the earthquake and following tsunami. There are also revolutions going on in the middle-east, some of them bloody and … Continue reading

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Bermuda immigration woes

Hello my dear reader, as the author of this blog, I have been going through the stories and thinking that they have, perhaps, been a little too upbeat. It’s almost like everything has gone perfectly smoothly for us, except for … Continue reading

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Sometimes an hour is too long…

Hello my dear reader, I have to write this message to express my frustration. I just can’t believe what happened to us today… We had two viewings today. The first one is the only one worth talking about. We saw … Continue reading

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Seen 10 places, still more to see

Hello again my dear reader, those of you who are not fortunate enough to own your own place will sympathise with us, I’m sure. We’re new to Bermuda so we don’t know what to expect from houses and apartments. But, … Continue reading

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Lunchtime in Bermuda and Prague, a comparison

Hello again my dear reader, I was sitting in a busy cafe today having lunch and couldn’t escape from my thoughts of how different lunch time is here in Bermuda to lunch time in Prague. When we were coming to … Continue reading

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Banking setup, done

Hello again my dear reader, I’m writing to say how easy it was to get set up with a personal account in Bermuda. I remember back in the days of living in the UK, the regulations were such a pain … Continue reading

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Two house viewings done, two more to go

Hello again my dear reader, Finding a place to live is always hard. But, here in Bermuda, it’s extra hard because of the rent prices. For a 2-bed place in a reasonably good location, you’re looking at anywhere between $2,500 … Continue reading

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First day at work

Hello again my dear reader, My first day at work is slowly winding down. It’s been fun, not a lot of actual work took place since there is a lot of setup to be done first but, at least, I … Continue reading

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My first Dark ‘n’ Stormy

Hello again my dear reader, during the boat ride yesterday (see here) our landlord and captain for the day, Brian, introduced me to the concept of the Dark ‘n’ Stormy. It’s a traditional Bermudian drink which is made with two … Continue reading

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