March 10, 2013 – By Jay Stafford
Hola destiny neighbors, and acquire to a latest book of The Ocean Ridge Report.
We’re impending a finish of a dry deteriorate (verano) here in Panama – a hills are brown, a stream is down, and a cows are skinny. As usual, good things are function in a area, so let’s burst right in:
1) More neighbors. Say hello to Richard, his partner Cynthia, and their good crony and business partner Yvette. They accost from St Augustine, Florida, and they favourite a plan so most that they bought lots 15 and 16. Between a 3 of them they move a lot to a table, including knowledge in building, woodworking, ability management, flourishing plants, as good as starting several businesses, like a healthy “life foods” restaurant. They also suffer wine, vodka and excellent cigars (okay, Richard likes a cigars), so we know they’ll fit right in with this group. Feel giveaway to hit Richard and Cynthia during firstname.lastname@example.org, and Yvette during email@example.com.
2) Pool celebration anyone? After interviewing during slightest 10 pool builders, we finally found a right man for a job. He’s in Panama City, and has built hundreds of pools via a country. Check out a photos; he did a good job, and now we have a good place for those all critical nightfall cocktails. For those of we who wish pools to go with your dream house, we can really help.
3) Airport update. I’ve mentioned a new general airfield being built in Rio Hato in a prior issue, though we suspicion you’d conclude meaningful that construction is entrance right along; here’s a best integrate we could find; http://www.panama-guide.com/article.php/20121109150247625. It is scheduled to open after this year, that substantially means someday in 2014. It will be a loyal general airport, with flights entrance in from a U.S. and all over a world. The site is about 2.5 hours from Mariato, that will be a large alleviation over a stream 4.5 hour tour from Panama City.
On a side note, there are still no blurb flights accessible into a Ruben Cantu airfield in Santiago. Rumor has it that flights will be non-stop adult within a integrate of years; we know I’ll keep we posted.
4) Dental care. Inexpensive medical has been a repeated thesis in these newsletters, and dental caring is no exception. Patricia has had problems with her reduce knowledge teeth for a final integrate of years, so she did some of a internal investigate that she’s so good during and found a rarely regarded womanlike dentist in Santiago. The dentist took over dual hours to mislay both teeth, in a comfortable, complicated facility.
Patricia was really tender with a dentist’s skill, and had no problems afterwards. The check was $120, substantially 10% of what it would have cost in a states. For destiny reference, stuffing or redoing a form costs $40. You gotta adore Panama!
That’s it for now. we know that several of we are formulation on starting to build your home within a subsequent year or so, and we’re vehement about that. What’s a indicate in throwing so many fish, when we don’t have neighbors to give ‘em to?
Jay and Patricia
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