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  1. CREMAS DE MEZCAL TASTING 100% NATURAL for Bingolago players Tuesday OCT 31 2017 1 pm to 1 30 pm and during the 15 minute break, WE WILL TASTE PISTACHIO, CAPUCHINO, and IRISH CREAM FLAVORS. Made locally by Alfonso Hernandez. A special tasting for bingo players MARIA ISABEL RESTAURANT
  2. i am looking for the next bus trip up the the USA and back, would like to stay at least two days. does anyone know when next one is, i would like to find under $500 US dollars. i prefer going with a group by bus which much safer. also will need some space under the bus to brings some things back.
  3. contacted LCS several spaces on bus still available
  4. A new phrase i heard for the first time, when i was shopping at Diane Pearls SHOP. I overheard the words AJIJIC PUEBLO ARTISTICO I think its a great idea, I work with Have Hammers carpentry school, the kids now have become artists and carving and painting and monarch butterfly's and humming birds on wood carvings amazing young artists. yes I truly believe Ajijic is a Pueblo Artistico. I WILL GET SOME PICTURES AND POST. ANY OTHER EXAMPLES OF GREAT ART WORK done locally , please post pictures or links. thank you wayne
  5. Great thank you, exactly what I wanted, I save money by traveling with a group. fits my budget perfectly
  6. Airline Tourism Tax Rebate

    i made mistake and put my US address on the website for buying airline for american airlines. i was charged the tourist fee. within 3 hours i realized it when i read my booking flight costs on the email they sent me i called them and gave them my permanentee number the number AND THEY CORRECTED IT. NEXT TIME I CHECKED THE BOX RESidENT OF MEXICO WHEN BUYING ticket form the a,merican airlines site , THEY DID NOT CHARGE ME THE TOURIST FEE.
  7. Pelicans are back

    A video of a visit last year to CHICKS ISLANDS west of Chapala to see the pelicans who live all year around there.
  8. Considering having a raspberry wine tasting for bingo players. Who makes raspberry wine lakeside, want to contact them Would like to buy some of their raspberry wine or have them put on a raspberry wine tasting/ also suggestions an what cheese would go best with raspberry wine and where to buy it. wayne 766 1860
  9. who makes raspberry wine at lakeside

    Thank for the pm and suggestion on cheese. The selection will fresh swiss cheese, I will be buying a 3 kilo block of it, to go with the raspberry wine. will follow your suggestion and cut it and put tooth picks in each sample
  10. We cruised two years ago with 12 people from Ajijic New Jersey to Barcelona was great. 10 WENT ALL THE WAY TO SHANGHAI 55 DAYS Just off cruise from Vancouver to Yokohama with 5 other people from Ajijic was great also We are booked on a cruise from Singapore April 7 to May 7 Rome, celebrity cruises ship constellation. 30 days. We are staying 7 days in Singapore before we board. The price is right, Its a re-positioning cruise Its fun to cruises with others from AJIJIC and DINE together. call your agent for pricing. Wayne and Maureen
  11. more info celebrity cruises has a cancellation policy were you get 100% for your deposit back if you cancel before 90 days before the cruise departs. so you can lock in the price, and call in if it drops for lower price, this way yo locked your cabin choice and then see if you can find airfare and hotels to meet your needs. celebrity created a web site for getting good prices on airfare and guarantees if you use their CHOICEAIR if the plane is delayed they will get you on the ship. http://www.espresso.cruisingpower.com/choiceair/protected/home.do?brand=C see above link to search fares. Many times I find it easier and lower price to fly to US by volaris or interjet then pick up a flight in los Angeles. i have found difficult using choiceair or other service to get a direct flight from Europe to Guadalajara at a fare price. Thus using a stopover point in USA CHOICEAIR had a great flight for me back from japan, to Guadalajara. it appears united airlines opened up a new route from japan to Houston. it was $794. see link above to choiceair to search airfares
  12. End of Chapala weather (sad)

    Thank so much for your accurate forecasts, The Lake Chapala Kayak club members used your site to plan the day of kayaking, your weather predictions were always right on, reliable. specifically wind direction and miles per hour we will miss you .
  13. who makes raspberry wine at lakeside

    yes thank you , I ordered six bottles of raspberry wine for the tasting Tuesday 1PM.
  14. i look forward to being in Barcelona in May 2018
  15. yes time is long to Singapore from here but if you can get Los Angeles or San Francisco and stay overnight United has a great flight out thats 17 hours for less than 500 we are flying out on united 10 35 PM ARRIVE mar 29 SINGAPORE 6.45 am hopefully sleep part of that.
  16. A pick up truck is needed to pick up wood AND SUPPLIES for the kids in GUADALAJARA AND CHAPALA WEEKLY. PREFER DONATION CAN GIVE 501C IRS tax receipt for donation. If necessary Have carpentry school has a volunteer who said they can help a with payment to purchase of pickup truck. wish list on truck, later model, 10 years old or less holds 4 or 5 persons, excellent mechanical condition. but will consider any truck, even US plated truck. please pm me. We consider car with accident damage if good mechanical condition. if your going up north and have a truck to sell or donate please PM me. We had a volunteer who would help to pick up wood. but they went back up north. Need reliable truck as soon as possible to pick wood for the kids. we find better quality wood and more sources for wood in Guadalajara. We would consider a donation a late model car we could sell or trade for a truck. Open to any ideas to help get a pickup truck. Wayne
  17. Bancomer Account for Non-Residents

    MULTIVA BANK IS A SAFER BANK, MULTIVA TOOK UNITED STATES CHECKS WITH NO PROBLEM THE LAST 5 YEARS, BANCOMER HAD PROBLEMS. THEIR SERVICE HAS ALWAYS BEEN CONSISTENT
  18. yes its two legs, 15 days each. first April 7 2018 best if India and sri Lanka second April 22 Arabian sea and Suez canal Rome to Barcelona third leg may 7 2018 Italy and Spain yes you can stay on FROM ROME Barcelona for 10 more days
  19. Tequila Club?

    Great tequila bar at bonanza tequila at bottom of colon. left side of street, Tequila bar faces colon, its behind Maria Isabel restaurant
  20. wanted pick up truck

    wanted pickup truck for Have Hammers Carpentry school in Riberas needed to pick up wood in Guadalajara. Can pay some money, but prefer donation can give 501c3 receipt for US tax deduction wish list, prefer later model 10 year old or less, holds five people, excellent mechanical condition. Wayne 766 1860 or stop have hammers shop Will consider any pickup that get get the job done. Even one with accident damage. Will even considered donation of car we could sell or trade for a truck
  21. For all Bingolago players Raspberry Wine Tasting for bingo players TUESDAY OCT 10 2017 1PM Maria Isabel Restaurant DONATION FOR BINGO 200 PESOS FOR 10 GAMES Included in the free tasting for bingo players, ROJO FRAMBUESA, A sample taste of raspberry wine in a wine glass and on a plate a chocolate raspberry truffle, cheese to go with the wine, a few fresh raspberries. It’s a special treat for Bingolago players. Please bring a friend and get an extra bingo package with purchase. If it’s your birthday month get an extra one time bingo package with purchase. Donate a prize and get an extra bingo package with purchase. Raspberries are in season now and the wine is made locally in San Christobal Zapolitlan, Jocotepec. I asked SAUL POLINO to bring at least 10 extra bottles of raspberry wine to be on sale for 175 pesos each. Please tell others about this event. Thank you all for supporting the kids at Have hammers Carpentry School Wayne
  22. who makes raspberry wine at lakeside

    camillenparadise your wonderful found him, and I set up a raspberry wine tasting for next Tuesday Oct 10 2017 for the bingo at maria Isabel restaurant. The tasting will include a plate with a raspberry chocolate truffle and cheese. more on events page
  23. Traveling to Ajijic from Arizona

    start early every morning, i did this trip at the speed limit. took about 10 hours a day. i have a friend who did less time but was speeding by starting early you will arrive in daylight at your daily destination
  24. i would like guidance and volunteer help to put on a small wine and cheese tasting for bingo players. ideas of economical good wines to taste. how many selections should their be for the wines. what is a good source of good cheeses to select. if some has done this before and what the basic cost would be. idea how best source for wine glasses or other idea how to set it up properly. appreciate any ideas and help its to raise money for he kids at Have hammers carpentry school. if this can be done at a reasonable cost will the tasting will be held in the future during the Tuesday bingo starting 1 pm Maria Isabel restaurant. I appreciate any ideas and sources how to set this up economically or maybe their a company who would like to sponsor it. possibly could be about 35 to 50 people wayne
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