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by peter2095
Thu Oct 19, 2006 4:34 pm
Forum: Overseas and Travelling
Topic: Hong kong
Replies: 7
Views: 2155

Thanks for the advice Booked into the Miramar hotel in Kowloon for 10nights. I want to get quite deep into the New Territory and have a look around there for a couple of days. I'm trying to learn a few cantonese phrases just in case i get stuck but i do like the good old smile and point :) Thanks fo...
by peter2095
Thu Oct 19, 2006 2:18 pm
Forum: Overseas and Travelling
Topic: Hong kong
Replies: 7
Views: 2155

Thanks for the advice

I keep hearing it is a culture shock, can i ask in what sense?
by peter2095
Thu Oct 19, 2006 12:06 pm
Forum: Overseas and Travelling
Topic: Hong kong
Replies: 7
Views: 2155

Hong kong

Hi All

I'm going out to hong kong in November, is there any must see's?

Also does anyone know the best place to go either in Kowloon or Hong Kong Island to have my suits and shirts made?

Thanks
by peter2095
Wed Oct 18, 2006 9:09 am
Forum: General Chat - Non CH
Topic: George Dubya and Tony Singing
Replies: 2
Views: 448

George Dubya and Tony Singing

Hi All

This is a must watch, absolutley brilliant. George singing Sunday bl**dy sunday by U2 and Tony is singing Should i stay or should i go.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PXnO_Fxm ... y%20bloody

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a1vwKZiDsY4
by peter2095
Tue Oct 17, 2006 4:27 pm
Forum: Looking for....
Topic: Peter Gogalniceanu [FOUND]
Replies: 6
Views: 2155

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by peter2095
Tue Oct 17, 2006 4:25 pm
Forum: General Chat - Non CH
Topic: Suggestions for Blow Pipe imports
Replies: 49
Views: 4307

I agree, it can be a royal pain, However, using the new DHL system, either on the internet or by manual AWB there shouldn't be too much bother. Also as its coming from an EU, he won't need a comercial or a pro forma invoice, saving lots of trouble. If it were me, i would class it under personal prop...
by peter2095
Tue Oct 17, 2006 11:19 am
Forum: General Chat - Non CH
Topic: Suggestions for Blow Pipe imports
Replies: 49
Views: 4307

Re: Suggestions for Blow Pipe imports

My son got a genuine Malaysian blow pipe when he visited Brunei/Malaysia some years ago. It is about 6 feet of blow pipe with an 8 inch blade tied to the end, so that it is almost 2 metres long. He managed to get it from Malaysia back to Buenos Aires where we then lived. He didn't take it to Univer...
by peter2095
Tue Oct 17, 2006 10:08 am
Forum: General Chat - Non CH
Topic: North Korea.......................
Replies: 24
Views: 3569

Why do i get the feeling that the US are pushing for a war?

is it because then they can charge Japan billions of dollars for helping out?
by peter2095
Tue Oct 17, 2006 9:14 am
Forum: General Chat - Non CH
Topic: North Korea.......................
Replies: 24
Views: 3569

http://news.sky.com/skynews/article/0,,30000-13547382,00.html True propaganda from the Yanks. They really seem to be trying to stir things up with South Korea and Japan. What do they class as suspicious vehicle movement? I think we should halt the M25 and with cars spell Up yours bush! Lets see if t...
by peter2095
Mon Oct 16, 2006 12:15 pm
Forum: General Chat - Non CH
Topic: North Korea.......................
Replies: 24
Views: 3569

The US Sanctions means nothing to NK, imagine a 5 year old poking your arm for an hour and how wound up you would get, thats all that NK is, that little child trying to get a raise. Saying that, I think alot of countries will have alot more respect for NK now if they do indeed have nuclear weapons. ...
by peter2095
Mon Oct 16, 2006 9:11 am
Forum: General Chat - Non CH
Topic: North Korea.......................
Replies: 24
Views: 3569

Re: North Korea.......................

...... HAS tested a nuclear device, despite the condemnation of both Japan, AND China, along with Britain, Russia and the States. Where do we go from here ? I know this sounds obvious but there are a lot of variables; , in simple terms, its like a game of Poker, its just a case of waiting to see wh...
by peter2095
Tue Sep 26, 2006 3:54 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Has this been done before?........
Replies: 21
Views: 2705

Is baffed not a real word then? I still use it to this day
by peter2095
Thu Sep 21, 2006 10:41 am
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Christ's Hospital Uniform
Replies: 21
Views: 2700

Christ's Hospital Uniform

Hi All

Just wondering if anyone knew who actually made the CH Uniform?

also how long are housey coats worn for by pupils before they are replaced? are we talking 5 years or generations?

thanks guys
by peter2095
Fri Aug 25, 2006 2:12 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Leave Weekend
Replies: 100
Views: 7595

Leave Weekend

I've just noticed on the CH Website that Leave weekends now begin on a Friday afternoon and end late on Sunday.

Surely thats going to cause problems for parents trying to pick up their kids?

I have to say it sounds Barmey.

Any thoughts?