Category Archives: Prices

Today I quit my job in Bermuda

Hello again my dear reader, this story is an edited version of a precious story… If you had asked me a few months ago when I think I would be leaving Bermuda, I would have said in 3 to 6 … Continue reading

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The joy of dry towels

Hello again my dear reader, I’m on holiday at the moment, off island. It’s my first time off the little rock that is Bermuda and I think it will be interesting to record my experience, just to see how different … 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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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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$100 to write a single line in an official document, wow

Hello again my dear reader, I just came back to work from helping a friend with his riding test at TCD. He hadn’t bought his own bike yet so he wanted to use mine to do his test. But, this … Continue reading

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Misunderstanding the concept of depreciation

Hello again my dear reader, I’m a little annoyed with people today. Specifically, I’m talking about people who don’t understand that things (i.e. material possessions) progressively lose their value with use and age. The classic example of this is buying … Continue reading

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An internet connection set up in 5 minutes, too easy?

Hello again my dear reader, I’ve just come back to work from seeing North Rock, one of the small number of companies that offer internet connectivity on the island. It took them literally 5 minutes to get me set up … Continue reading

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