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Jamaica: What happened to Enchanted Garden?, jennifer byrne, wonderful spot
jennifer byrne, wonderful spot, enchanted garden: Hello Patrick, As far as I am aware this resort closed years ago. I ve heard nothing of it since. I don t really deal with RCI, so I haven t heard anything about them taking it over. There are some really wonderful resorts which are on the beach (Enchanted...

Jamaica: hedo III, hedo iii, single females
hedo iii, single females, mid 20: Hi Julie, Hedo III is a relatively new resort and it has very nice beaches. I ve heard good reviews about the property. As far as the resort being unrestricted...the have the nude side and the prude side, which I m sure you are aware of. You will not...

Jamaica: hedonism 2, hedonism 2, pajama parties
hedonism 2, pajama parties, pam pam: The week that you plan to be there, a large group will be there as well. This group will bring a lot of energy to the resort and the toga and pajama parties will be very interesting. Most of the couples are lifestylers who enjoy sharing their bodies and...

Jamaica: hedonism resorts, male female ratio, hedonism resort
male female ratio, hedonism resort, hedonism resorts: I would suggest Hedonism II. This resort typically has a crowd from their 30 s on up, with the majority in the 40 s plus. This is due mainly to the fact that a large portion of these 40 and 50 year olds have been coming to this resort since it opened, and...

Jamaica: holiday inn, sunspree, jamaica, holiday inn sunspree jamaica, common sense approach
holiday inn sunspree jamaica, common sense approach, holiday inn sunspree: Hi Alana: Thank you for your email. Please accept my apologies for not responding right away. I had a family emergency which necessitated my being away for nearly 2 weeks. In my haste to leave, I neglected to, temporarily, suspend emails from All Experts....

Jamaica: holiday in jamaica, holiday in jamaica, hurricane season
holiday in jamaica, hurricane season, cold drink: Maria, greetings from Jamaica! October is technically the last month of the hurricane season, but we haven t had one visit us before in October and hope it will be the same again this year. I m not sure which side of the island you ll be on, rainfalls...

Jamaica: holiday, starfish trelawney, afternoon shower
starfish trelawney, afternoon shower, tropical climate: I wish I could tell you what the weather would be like for the entire two weeks you will be in Jamaica, but sadly, I can t predict the weather. If I could I would be a very rich person ;-) However I can tell you that you will get some rain, possibly a...

Jamaica: holloween, staff appreciation cards, halloween treasure hunt
staff appreciation cards, halloween treasure hunt, witches brew: Candy, greetings from Jamaica! I gave Couples Negril a call this morning, and talked to a wonderfully helpful young woman there by the name of Tanya...she works in the Entertainment Department. She just sent me an email and this is what is planned for...

Jamaica: hols, breezes runaway bay, hurricane dean
breezes runaway bay, hurricane dean, american dollars: I wish I could tell you the weather will be great, but I have no way to predict it. Yes, you will probably get some rain as you are traveling during their rainiest month. But this typically means just an hour or two of rain each day. Hurricane Dean did...

Jamaica: honeymoon in december, mobile alabama, pam
mobile alabama, pam, airfare: Hello, I would be happy to offer you a quote, but I can not quote prices over this website. If you would please email me direct at pam@globaldreamvacations.net, I will be glad to help you. As for a reasonable price, that all depends on what your version...

Jamaica: honeymoon in Jamaica, honeymoon specialist, caribbean honeymoon
honeymoon specialist, caribbean honeymoon, jennifer byrne: Hi Kevin, I d be happy to help with your honeymoon. There are tons of different options based on your specific wants and needs for hotel and location. If you would like to email me directly, we can talk about your preferences and narrow down some good...

Jamaica: honeymoon in jamaica, couples san souci, going to jamaica
couples san souci, going to jamaica, internet weather: Don t worry about the weather. Sure it may rain a little in the afternoon, but it shouldn t rain all day every day you are there. I have learned that all the internet weather sites always seems to say that it is going to rain every day. Well, it is a tropical...

Jamaica: hotel, meat patties, sunset resort
meat patties, sunset resort, basic hotel: I am assuming you bought this through an Internet company like Expedia or Travelocity? If so, this is one of those cases you should have used a travel agent, as they would have been able to book you a trip that included transfers. Be prepared to pay about...

Jamaica: hotel location & possible weather probs, wyndham rose hall hotel, wyndham rose hall
wyndham rose hall hotel, wyndham rose hall, sightseeing options: Hi Ken: It is wonderful that you have fond memories of Jamaica and want to return for a vacation. Let s see if I can answer some of your questions. First of all - location. The Wyndham Rose Hall is located on the outskirts of Montego Bay - about...

Jamaica: hotel, jennifer byrne, minded family
jennifer byrne, minded family, ocho rios: Falmouth is a small town between Montego Bay and Ocho Rios. This hotel is one that I might recommend for a budget minded family with children. Definitely is geared towards kids. Sometimes travel agents will recommend a resort just because it s in your budget....

Jamaica: humidity, pam pam, beaches negril resort
pam pam, beaches negril resort, beautiful resort: April is a great time to travel to the Caribbean. In fact it is my favorite time of the year to visit Jamaica, as the weather is just about perfect. It will be a little humid, as you are traveling to a tropical island, but it won t as bad as if you were traveling...

Jamaica: All-Inclusive Resort in Jamacia, breezes runaway bay, pam pam
breezes runaway bay, pam pam, all inclusive vacation to jamaica: Hello Sarah, Depending on what your budget is, there are several resorts that fit your desires. My suggestions: Breezes Runaway Bay and Sandals Grande Ocho Rios. Both offer great activities, not a party scene, but enough to do to keep you active if that...

Jamaica: All-Inclusive Resorts, couples negril, jennifer byrne
couples negril, jennifer byrne, romance: Hi Jim, I like Couples Negril in Negril and really, in Montego Bay, there aren t any fabulous couples only resorts. If you seek romance and luxury, Couples Negril would be the spot. Gets excellent reviews from everyone. High season rates are 12/15-4/15....

Jamaica: Which All-Inclusive for all, jennifer byrne, return visitors
jennifer byrne, return visitors, different reasons: Hi Wayne, Well, there are a lot of things that go into actually choosing a great resort for a family, as far as I m concerned. Everyone chooses resorts for different reasons. Some people need to have lots of activities and entertainment, some people want...

Jamaica: Info on Jamaica, intimate properties, tree frogs
intimate properties, tree frogs, hurricane season: Greetings Cindy, from a cool November night...actually early, early morning. It s almost 1:00am, hushed except for the tree frogs gleeping away. Thank you for being patient while waiting for my reply...we were away this weekend and out long hours this morning...

Jamaica: Info, info packet, sincerly
info packet, sincerly, history project: Hi Annie, I received your request, but unfortunately I am an online company. I do everything on the internet, so I don t actually have brochures to send you. The best thing I can advise is to visit the following site... http://www.visitjamaica.com/ ...

Jamaica: All inclusive resorts, jennifer byrne, teenage son
jennifer byrne, teenage son, negril: Hi Kinyun, There are several good resorts there. Without knowing anything about your lifestyle, types of activities you like and style of resort you usually stay with, I really can t make recommendations to you. If you would like to contact me directly...

Jamaica: All inclusive resorts wedding/honeymon, sandals royal caribbean, caribbean couples
sandals royal caribbean, caribbean couples, european style spa: Hi Maria: Congratulations on your engagement. You ll have a fabulous time in Jamaica. Jamaica is the 3rd largest island in the Caribbean and the largest in the English-speaking Caribbean. This means there s plenty of sightseeing if you can bear to leave...

Jamaica: All inclusive resorts, honeymoon specialist, maria henderson
honeymoon specialist, maria henderson, wedding honeymoon: Hi Maria, Thank you for contacting me. Yes, it can get overwhelming when you are trying to find the perfect resort for your wedding/honeymoon. Let s do this...send me an email directly at jennifer@thetropicaltravelers.com. Let me know when you are looking...

Jamaica: All-inclusive - teenagers - dates, jamaica montego bay, riu tropical bay
jamaica montego bay, riu tropical bay, great attitude: Hi Debbie! Thanks for touching base with me! I had to laugh as I read your request. Most people are so worried about a passing shower, they work themselves into a small frenzy. You are a refreshing change! haha! I wish more of my clients had such...

Jamaica: All inclusive trip for the girls, spa amenities, getaway
spa amenities, getaway, desires: There are many, many options. The best way for me to find the right resort for you would be for you to tell me when you want to travel, how much you want to spend, and where you are flying from. This will help me figure out the best resort to fit your budget...

Jamaica: all-inclusive, breezes montego bay, sunset beach resort spa
breezes montego bay, sunset beach resort spa, holiday inn sunspree montego bay: Dear Sue: Your daughter and her friend can look forward to lots of fun in Jamaica. They can purchase complete all-inclusive hotel packages that include air. February is high season in the Caribbean so trying to do that on a budget of about $800 per person...

Jamaica: Jamacia Party Trip, jennifer byrne, resort option
jennifer byrne, resort option, party trip: Hello, There are several different resorts which could work in Jamaica. I would need more information to narrow down an appropriate resort for your family. Please feel free to contact me directly so we can talk about the different locations, resorts,...

Jamaica: Jamaica, malaria situation, countries in the caribbean
malaria situation, countries in the caribbean, jennifer byrne: Hello! No vaccinations necessary for Jamaica. Malaria is not a problem in Jamaica. Some countries in the Caribbean do have some issues with this, but not Jamaica. October is still considered their rainy season, however, you can expect some rain at noon...

Jamaica: Jamaica, hurricane season, 1st september
hurricane season, 1st september, travel insurance: Hello, Hurricane season runs from June through December. A hurricane could pop up anytime. Chances are it will not rain all the time. Usually 15 minutes a day to keep everything green. I would get travel insurance though in case of a hurricane. Enjoy!...

Jamaica: Jamaica, pam pam, fun night
pam pam, fun night, night life: I will be glad to help you! I first need to know where you are flying from, and when in February you want to travel. Also, I need you to please email me direct, as I am not allowed to post prices on this website. As soon as I hear from you, I will get back...

Jamaica: Jamaica, couples negril, caribbean couples
couples negril, caribbean couples, sandals resorts: Hi again. Sure, Couples are at the top of my list. In 2000, my boyfriend and I went to Jamaica in search of the perfect honeymoon spot and found Couples Negril to be perfect in every way. We ve been returning there ever since. Both resorts are wonderful,...

Jamaica: Jamaica, maragaritaville, best bet
maragaritaville, best bet, great resorts: Your best bet is Negril..... Don t worry about resorts, there is 7 miles of white beach covered with hotels and restaurants and clubs.... My personal favorite is Kuyaba.... awesome place, great food.. it all depends on your budget... But Negril is a party...

Jamaica: Jamaica in May, couples san souci, weather thanks
couples san souci, weather thanks, rain forests: Hi Lisa, Rainy season doesn t actually start until June 1. What you are seeing for weather is typical for the Caribbean. It doesn t mean it will rain all day every day. Jamaica is a lush and tropical island, made up of lots of rain forests. And to keep...

Jamaica: Jamaica, riu ocho rios, fabulous beaches
riu ocho rios, fabulous beaches, jennifer byrne: Hi Tina, Taking into consideration your ages and what you are looking for in a destination, I would recommend Ocho Rios. Negril is wonderful and does have fabulous beaches, but I feel it really works better for people looking to stay within the resorts....

Jamaica: Jamaica, gran bahia principe, mom dad
gran bahia principe, mom dad, booking a vacation: Did you book this vacation through a travel agent? I have a feeling you didn t. The resort isn t even set to open until December 21st. I make it a point to never book a customer to a resort until it has been open about 6 months. This gives the resort time...

Jamaica: Jamaica, jennifer byrne, star resort
jennifer byrne, star resort, mid march: Hi Patricia, There are several different options for resorts that might work for you. If you could email me directly, we can discuss different options which might be a good fit. Thanks! Jennifer Byrne Owner/Caribbean Specialist www.thetropicaltravelers.com...

Jamaica: Where to go in Jamaica?, topless sunbathing, last minute travel
topless sunbathing, last minute travel, jennifer byrne: Hello, Based on what you are looking for I would highly recommend Couples Negril. This resort is located on a beautiful beach, adults only, all-inclusive, average age is 30-50 and there are plenty of excursions available in this area depending on what...

Jamaica: Jamaica, travel state gov, customs and border protection
travel state gov, customs and border protection, www travel state gov: http://www.travel.state.gov/travel/cbpmc/cbpmc_2225.html#12 Q. What happens to U.S. citizens who attempt to re-enter the country without a passport or an alternative travel card? Under the law, the new documentation requirements may be waived under...

Jamaica: Jamaica, free water sports, water sports scuba
free water sports, water sports scuba, hedonism ii: Hello! I feel that any time you can get away to Jamaica, it is a great time to go! However, September is the most likely time for severe weather. I would encourage you to take out travel insurance so if bad weather were to interfere with your vacation,...

Jamaica: Jamaica culture, sandals royal caribbean, sandals resorts
sandals royal caribbean, sandals resorts, bath and body works: I usually give them the second day I have been there. The first day is pretty hectic getting in, unpacking and settling into the resort. The second day you have all day to enjoy the comments from the bar crew as they enjoy the chocolates. For the room attendant,...

Jamaica: Jamaica for Families, jennifer byrne, plane ride
jennifer byrne, plane ride, jamaica: I would recommend Riu Negril. Great family resort. I don t know where you are coming from, so I can t tell you how long the flight is. Feel free to contact me directly if you need assistance finding the right resort. Thank you, Jennifer Byrne Owner/Caribbean...

Jamaica: Jamaica for first-timers, superclubs breezes runaway bay, dunns river falls
superclubs breezes runaway bay, dunns river falls, breezes runaway bay: Hello! The first thing that came to my mind is SuperClubs Grand Lido Braco. It has a great spa (manicure and pedicures are free!) and a fun atmosphere with theme night parties such as Toga and Pajama Party. Every room category receives 24 hour room service....

Jamaica: Jamaica Honeymoon, negril aerodrome, british airways flight
negril aerodrome, british airways flight, jamaica honeymoon: Sacha, greetings from Jamaica! I enjoy helping with questions when I can, and am always glad to hear that people are planning to discover the beauty of the island. There are a couple of thoughts I had when reading your situation...I ve put some ideas...

Jamaica: Jamaica All-Inclusive in September, breezes montego bay, bogota colombia
breezes montego bay, bogota colombia, private beach: This problem is easily solved. All you have to do is book the room for the two of you, and purchase your air separately. If you want an all inclusive resort in Montego Bay that will give you the option so you can get all the food and drink you want, but still...

Jamaica: Jamaica All-Inclusive in September, authentic english pub, sunset beach resort
authentic english pub, sunset beach resort, jennifer byrne: Hi Christina, Thank you for contacting me. I d be happy to assist. I would recommend Sunset Beach Resort over all others in Montego Bay. It is a great resort for everyone, with lots of fun things to do. It is just outside the main town of MoBay, so...

Jamaica: Jamaica Info., weather in jamaica, information on jamaica
weather in jamaica, information on jamaica, time season: The weather in Jamaica is perfect all year long. The peak season is December through March and Early April. The prices drop around the second week of April. The cheapest times to travel are June - September, as these are the hot summer months. March...

Jamaica: Jamaica Info., weather in jamaica, information on jamaica
weather in jamaica, information on jamaica, jennifer byrne: Hello, The weather in Jamaica is the best between December and May. When you say which month is best to travel in...Feb or March, do you mean cost wise? Both are the most expensive times of the year. May is going to be a much less expensive time, if...

Jamaica: Jamaica private home, silver sands estates, jennifer byrne
silver sands estates, jennifer byrne, trip advisor: Hi there. You know, I ve received about 5 different requests for information on this company in the past month. I guess it s become the hotspot this year. Up until these requests I hadn t heard of it. So, I tried to do some checking. Not a lot of information...

Jamaica: My Jamaica Qs, pam pam, jamaica 2
pam pam, jamaica 2, beautiful resort: Sunrise is about 6am, and sunset is about 6pm. I never convert my US dollars into Jamaican. It is widely accepted everywhere. As for your friend, I am partial to Jamaica, but Costa Rica is gorgeous as well. By having her destination wedding in Jamaica...

Jamaica: Jamaica questions, ricks cafe, photo id card
ricks cafe, photo id card, excange rate: For a 12 year old a photo id is not REQUIRED, but I always recommend one. You can get an official Government issued photo id card at the same place you get your drivers license. I am not familiar with a Rose Haven, could you mean Rose Hall? If so, it...

Jamaica: Jamaica resorts, grand lido negril, couples sans souci
grand lido negril, couples sans souci, free shuttles: There are many options, the first ones that come to mine are on the Negril side. The first would be Grand Lido Negril for a gorgeous beautiful beach and great food. The only thing they don t have that many people want is a swim-up bar. Instead they have...

Jamaica: Jamaica singles resort, breezes runaway bay, pam pam
breezes runaway bay, pam pam, hedonism resorts: Their really aren t any true singles resorts in Jamaica. However the two Hedonism resorts, and Breezes Runaway Bay are well known party places. Sadly Breezes will be closed for till the end of the year for renovations. There is also Breezes Montego Bay....

Jamaica: Jamaica Travel, grand lido braco, breezes runaway bay
grand lido braco, breezes runaway bay, pam pam: My first thought for you would be for you to stay at either Breezes Runaway Bay, or Grand Lido Braco. These are both all inclusive resorts, and have fun theme nights and a great disco. Breezes will probably have more young adults there during spring break...

Jamaica: Jamaica vacation coming up soon, sandals negril, jamaica vacation
sandals negril, jamaica vacation, hurricane season: Hello Debbie, I d be happy to assist. Ok, between Sandals Negril and Ocho. Sandals Negril is definitely the more expensive of the two. If you are interested in wonderful beaches and watersports and such, Negril is the top option. Sandals Negril...

Jamaica: Jamaica vacation, jennifer byrne, jamaica vacation
jennifer byrne, jamaica vacation, birth certificates: Hello Pamela, Out of the two resorts, I would recommend Sunset Beach. I think it s a higher rated resort and has more for adults and for children. If you are doing a package, your transfers to the hotel should be included. Your daughter will just need...

Jamaica: Jamaica Weather, jamaica ocho rios, jamaica weather
jamaica ocho rios, jamaica weather, nap time: Hi Paul, Well you can expect rain around noon and 3pm daily for about 15 minutes. This is just enough to cool things down for a bit. Usually signals lunch and nap time. It will be quite hot, so you ll get some relief from the short shower. Enjoy....

Jamaica: Jamaica Weather, sandals montego bay, jamaica weather
sandals montego bay, jamaica weather, sandals resorts: Sandals Montego Bay is a nice resort. The biggest draw to staying at Sandals Montego Bay over Sandals Royal Carib is the price. The biggest plus to staying at any of the Sandals Montego Bay properties is the fact that you have exchange privleges with all...

Jamaica: Jamaica Weather September - December, jamaica weather, sandals montego bay
jamaica weather, sandals montego bay, flagship hotel: Hi Allison, Thank you for your email. I would be happy to assist. My favorite time of year in Jamaica is the first week in December. The weather is fabulous, you will probably see little to no rain and it will be sunny and hot. Perfect tropical weather....

Jamaica: Jamaica Weather, hurrican season, jamaica weather
hurrican season, jamaica weather, river sandals: Well, everyone has their own opinion on weather and such. I ve been traveling there every year since 94 and can attest to the great weather in May. Sandals no longer offers discounts of any kind other than your SSG discount. So, you would get the same...

Jamaica: Jamaica Wedding, sandals royal caribbean, pam pam
sandals royal caribbean, pam pam, sandals dunns river: I personally don t like Sandals Montego Bay because it is right next to the airport and you will constantly see and hear planes taking off. Some people say it doesn t bother them, but I wouldn t stay there. Sandals Royal Caribbean is nice and convenient...

Jamaica: Jamaica Wedding, neices and nephews, weather in jamaica
neices and nephews, weather in jamaica, hot in july: Hello, Jamaica is hot in July, but so is any island in the Caribbean. Depending on the resort, some places do have weddings inside. As for rain, it could but then again it might not rain. Sadly rain is the hardest thing to predict when dealing with an...

Jamaica: Jamaica weather, jamaica weather, airline crew
jamaica weather, airline crew, beach weather: Hello, The weather during this season says showers and rain almost everyday. You probably will see showers for a bit in the afternoon, but nothing which would hamper your trip. Since you are staying in Mobay I would recommend checking out the Hip Strip...

Jamaica: Jamaica weather and resort, grand lido negril, top notch resort
grand lido negril, top notch resort, jamaica weather: Hello Darwin, Grand Lido Negril is a top notch resort in Jamaica. It caters to travelers looking for excellent service, beautiful accommodations and a bit of pampering. Their rooms are beautiful and spacious. They do have an abundant amount of activities,...

Jamaica: Jamaica wedding December 2007, breezes runaway bay, sunset at the palms
breezes runaway bay, sunset at the palms, resort choices: Resort choices are going to depend on your budget. The best all inclusive family resort in Jamaica is going to be Beaches Negril. Another great choice is Starfish Trelawny in Runaway Bay (Ocho Rios side of the island) If the children are all older teenagers,...

Jamaica: Jamaica, oceanfront balcony, balcony room
oceanfront balcony, balcony room, jennifer byrne: Hi Shivani! Sans Souci is one of the most luxurious all-inclusives in the Caribbean, so you made an excellent choice. I belive the rooms you are looking into are Beachfront or Oceanview. Beachfront puts you right at the beach with a full ocean and beach...

Jamaica: Jamaican Resorts, jamaican resorts, jennifer byrne
jamaican resorts, jennifer byrne, caribbean destination: Hi Anita, Thank you for your email. I highly recommend Riu Negril over Beaches. The reason is because the Riu has just as many options as far as activities, entertainment, dining, etc as Beaches at a much better cost. When my clients decide to do Destination...

Jamaica: Jamaican vacations, grand lido negril, 25th wedding anniversary
grand lido negril, 25th wedding anniversary, pam pam: Congratulations on your upcoming 25th Wedding Anniversary! My husband and I just celebrated our 25th in June, so I know how excited you are to find something different for this special occasion. There are several options that I can think of right off...

Jamaica: Jamaican Weather, tropical climates, sandals resorts
tropical climates, sandals resorts, sunshine policy: Good Day! I wouldn t plan your vacation worrying about the rain. Jamaica has a rainy season of about 4 months. During that time period it is highly unlikely to get a full days worth of rain. It is so unlikely, that both SuperClubs and Sandals resorts...

Jamaica: Jamaican weather in November, montego bay jamaica, gorgeous beaches
montego bay jamaica, gorgeous beaches, sangster airport: Hello Dan, Thanks for contacting The Tropical Travelers. Montego Bay is basically the main hub in Jamaica. You ll fly into Sangster Airport located in the heart of MoBay. This area is set right on the water and they have some really gorgeous beaches...

Jamaica: Jamaican wedding?, jennifer byrne, wedding specialist
jennifer byrne, wedding specialist, church wedding: Hi Justina, I d be happy to assist you. There s lots of information here and I think it would be better if we spoke via email so I can get the information together for you. If you can email all of your questions to me directly at jennifer@thetropicaltravelers.com,...

Jamaica: Jamiaca Weather & Golf, anniversary trip, jennifer byrne
anniversary trip, jennifer byrne, hurricane season: Hi Monica, The weather will be hot, as usual. Expect it to rain everyday around noon and 3pm for about 10 minutes. That s usually what it does in August. Doesn t really bother anyone. Just cools things down a bit. Expect 85-90 degrees. I would take...

Jamaica: Jamica, holiday inn sunspree, mayan rivera
holiday inn sunspree, mayan rivera, jennifer byrne: I would recommend the Mayan Riviera in this case. I think it would have more of the type of atmosphere you are looking for. And certainly more to choose from for 4 women in the way of resort options. I would be happy to talk with you more to narrow down...

Jamaica: jake's, extreme south west, shell gasoline
extreme south west, shell gasoline, weather thanks: Michelle, greetings from a hushed, cool fall early morning in Jamaica! Treasure Beach is on the extreme south west point of the island. Until just this year, with the new updated version of the Jamaican road map (put out by the Shell gasoline company),...

Jamaica: jamacia, tour desk, cruise line
tour desk, cruise line, bob marley: Hello, Nine Mile is in St Ann s Parish which is closer to Ocho Rios. It would be a 2 hour trip almost to get there from Montego Bay. I don t think I would attempt that on your own if you are there on a cruise. Check with the cruise line s tour desk to...

Jamaica: jamacia, time in jamacia, reliable company
time in jamacia, reliable company, cruise ship: I typically do not recommend taking a tour that is not offered by the cruise line. The reason I don t is that if you are on an excursion and something was to happen that caused you to be delayed and you didn t book through the cruiseline you will be left...

Jamaica: jamaica?, jennifer byrne, vacation package
jennifer byrne, vacation package, airfare: Hi Aubrie, I d be happy to assist with your trip. Send me an email directly at jennifer@thetropicaltravelers.com. Let me know where you are leaving from, how many people and what dates you would prefer. And I ll check into some packages for Jamaica....

Jamaica: jamaica, grand lido resorts, travelling to jamaica
grand lido resorts, travelling to jamaica, complimentary weddings: Hi Shivani! Will it be your wedding? There are some wonderful places for a wedding in Jamaica. I highly recommend Negril for it s fabulous beaches and sunsets. Some popular resorts for weddings are Sandals, Couples and Grand Lido Resorts. All are all-inclusive...

Jamaica: going to jamaica on the 22nd of july, sandals ocho rios, going to jamaica
sandals ocho rios, going to jamaica, intimate style: Hi Debbie, Well, it depends on how you look at it. If you like really large resorts, you ll love it. If you prefer smaller more intimate style hotels, this may not suit your style. It also depends on what section you are staying in. If you are closest...

Jamaica: jamaica, jamaican blood, jamaican consulate
jamaican blood, jamaican consulate, legal citizens: That question is really out of my expertize. I know many Jamaicans that live in the US, but still retain their Jamaican citizenship. You may want to consider retaining your US citizenship and just live in Jamaica, or possibly having a dual citizenship. ...

Jamaica: jamaica, jennifer byrne, party atmosphere
jennifer byrne, party atmosphere, beautiful resort: Hi Michelle, I would be happy to offer you some recommendations on resorts which would be suitable for your style. If you can email me directly, we can talk about what you are looking for more specifically. I have a list of questions I will ask you to...

Jamaica: jamaica, time in jamaica, little rain
time in jamaica, little rain, rich person: I wish I could predict the weather, as I would be a rich person ;-) Seriously though, you are traveling during the rainy season, but that doesn t mean it will rain the entire time you are there. Unless there is a tropical storm in your area, you should...

Jamaica: jamaica, mbj, ocho rios
mbj, ocho rios, riu ocho rios hotel: Hello, They are not within walking distance of each other. Here s a map where you can see that Riu is in St Ann s and Sunset is near the cruise pier. You ll need a taxi. http://www.travimp.com/destinations/caribbean/mbj/ocj.html Enjoy, Jennifer...

Jamaica: jamaica, couples negril, couples resorts
couples negril, couples resorts, jennifer byrne: Hi Rhea, By far Negril would be the perfect backdrop for a wedding. I adore the Couples Resorts there. Just beautiful spots and they include free weddings. I honeymooned at Couples Negril and we had just the best experience. I would be happy to talk...

Jamaica: jamaica in april, pam pam, grand lido
pam pam, grand lido, gran bahia: This is a brand new resort, and it is my understanding that there are some areas that are still under construction, but should be done soon. I have not had the opportunity to see it first hand, but I have been told that it is very nice. I wouldn t hesitate...

Jamaica: jamaica employment, massage therapist, sandals
massage therapist, sandals, pam: I would suggest contacting some of the resorts directly, as I know many of them will allow some people to come in and exchange their services for room and board. The major companies to check out are: www.sandals.com www.superclubs.com www.couples.com...

Jamaica: jamaica in general, grand lido negril, hole golf course
grand lido negril, hole golf course, pam smith: Perfect resort would be Grand Lido Negril. Long gorgeous beach. They have a wonderful au natural side that has their own pool, bar and snack bar. Though the beach is not very good on the A/N side. If you want a wonderful a/n facilty go to Grand Lido...

Jamaica: jamaica vacations and resorts, jamaica vacations, jennifer byrne
jamaica vacations, jennifer byrne, jamacia: Hi Christopher! I would love to help your family plan their trip to Jamaica. There are so many really wonderful resorts to choose from in Jamaica. Are you looking for an all-inclusive type resort? Was there a certain location in Jamaica you would like...

Jamaica: jamaica weather in sept, breezes runaway bay, jamaica weather
breezes runaway bay, jamaica weather, breezes runaway bay resort: Hello Mike! You shouldn t have any problems getting in that much golf while at Breezes. Unless a hurricane happens to be in the area, rarely will it rain all day. Have you been to Jamaica before? If you haven t, and aren t familiar with some of...

Jamaica: jamaica wedding for thirty people, grand lido, island weddings
grand lido, island weddings, cocktail reception: Hi Tamara: Congratulations on your upcoming nuptials. I don t think you need to be concerned about standing in line waiting to be married. The resorts usually do a fixed number of weddings each day. The earlier you book the better your chances of getting...

Jamaica: jamaica, montego bay jamaica, wyndham rose hall
montego bay jamaica, wyndham rose hall, caribbean consultant: Hi Soo Lee, The Wyndham is a great resort. And I m sure your parents will like that resort. They have some great restaurants and a very nice beach. Overall, I found it to be a fine hotel. This resort is right in the middle of everything. But, they...

Jamaica: jamica, sunset at the palms, couples sans souci
sunset at the palms, couples sans souci, sandals dunns river: Hello, I can t offer any prices on this website, plus prices will vary depending on when you travel. Peak season is major holidays and winter through March, so this is when the prices will be the highest. If you can give me an idea of when you want to...

Jamaica: journey into jamaica, bamboo raft, bright sunny day
bamboo raft, bright sunny day, colors of life: Good morning Tim! It’s a cool crisp morning here on the island but will soon heat up and be another bright sunny day. You will no doubt see changes since you were last here...Montego Bay has mushroomed in size...especially along the “Hip Strip” (the...

Jamaica: lost/stolen jamaican passport child, replacement passport, accurate advice
replacement passport, accurate advice, tempory: Good night to you Dahja, This is Soloman her husband not Sienna. She is still not well but she ask me again to check mail and see if I can be of help. I do not know where you live now and what the time is to process a replacement passport but if you need...

Jamaica: Miscellaneous Calling Card/Emergency Return to NY, grand lido braco, long distance calling card
grand lido braco, long distance calling card, air jamaica: OK... 1ST.... you can get calling cards in Jamaica... that s easy. 2nd.... flights leave every day for Miami... AA twice daily.. Air Jamaica I think once... In emergencies, they always try to get someone to give up a seat... Make sure you know what hospital...

Jamaica: Mo Bay Vs. Negril, pool volleyball, breezes montego bay
pool volleyball, breezes montego bay, alcohol drinks: I would suggest MoBay, as it has more opportunities for nightlife and shopping. Depending on what you are desiring in an all inclusive resort, my first thought for you would be Breezes Montego Bay. http://www.superclubs.com/brand_breezes/resort_montegobay/...

Jamaica: Montego Bay, inn sunspree resort, holiday inn sunspree
inn sunspree resort, holiday inn sunspree, holiday inn sunspree resort: Hi James, The Holiday Inn in MoBay is ok for families. It s not one of my favorite resorts. Just ok. The area outside the resort is mostly tourists. It s the main part of Montego Bay and there is plenty to see and do here. If you want restaurants and...

Jamaica: About Montego Bay, time and the weather, jennifer byrne
time and the weather, jennifer byrne, safe bet: Hello! Typically, you can expect 15 minutes of rain around noon and 3pm daily. At that point, you should be out of the hurricane timeframe. Definitely take insurance! I would go. The prices are great at that time and the weather generally in the Caribbean...

Jamaica: Montego Bay or Ochos Rios Sandals Resort, sandals montego bay, sandals ocho rios resort
sandals montego bay, sandals ocho rios resort, beach sandals: Greetings from an early, early morning (or a late, late night?) in Jamaica! This is really a question I have no personal background for, as far as the amenities of each resort. The best I can do is give you some links to trip reviews written by other people...

Jamaica: Montego Bay vs Ocho Rios, local artwork, jennifer byrne
local artwork, jennifer byrne, open air markets: I think Ocho Rios would offer you more in the way of culture and such. Montego Bay is more like an actual city. Ocho Rios has great sites and excursions to see, local artwork and such at the open air markets. Overall, I think that would be a better area for...

Jamaica: Montego Bay, montego beach resort, jack tar village
montego beach resort, jack tar village, jennifer byrne: Hi there. Well, I know it s now the Montego Beach Resort, but besides that I can t seem to find any information. I know it s a 2 star resort. I was there prior to it changing names and was less than thrilled. There are quite a few other resorts in that...

Jamaica: getting married in jamaica, getting married in jamaica, jennifer byrne
getting married in jamaica, jennifer byrne, caribbean destination: Hello Melana, Thank you for your question. There are some great locations in Jamaica for a wedding. I personally wouldn t recommend a wedding at Dunn s River Falls if you are looking for a personalized ceremony for just the two of you. This is the busiest...

Jamaica: massage therapist employment, chris dooley, masage therapist
chris dooley, masage therapist, therapist employment: I will be honest with you, I am not sure that they hire outside of Jamaica, but hopefully I am wrong :-) I don t have any information to give you, other than for you to call their toll free number and ask for personel. Their number is 1-877-GO SUPER. I...

Jamaica: mo bay vs. negril?, hedonism iii, hedonism ii
hedonism iii, hedonism ii, hedonism resorts: If you want to go bar hopping and see and do a lot of things, than I recommend Montego Bay. If you want to stay on property, than I recommend Hedonism II in Negril, or more appropriate for your age would be Hedonism III on the Ocho Rios side of the Island....

Jamaica: moderate priced all-inclusive couples only resort in Jamaica, anniversary trip, jennifer byrne
anniversary trip, jennifer byrne, relaxed atmosphere: Hi Sharon, I would be happy to assist you. It will be easier to discuss if you email me directly. jennifer@thetropicaltravelers.com. Let me know your dates and where you are flying from and I can get some options together for you. Thanks! Jennifer...

Jamaica: money, jamaican dollars, american money
jamaican dollars, american money, definite answer: Your question about how much you will be spending is really to vague to give a definite answer. First I would need to know where you are flying from, because the cost of air will affect the cost of your trip, as well as the quality of the resort that you...

Jamaica: montego bay resorts, jennifer byrne, close proximity
jennifer byrne, close proximity, great resorts: Hello Katie, There are a few different resorts which may work for your family. It depends on the kids ages, your budget, and which specific week you are looking to go. I think Montego Bay would be an ideal location with children due to the close proximity...

Jamaica: montego bay vs negril, montego bay airport, pam pam
montego bay airport, pam pam, sunset beach resort: My first thought for a resort that fits all your desires is Sunset Beach Resort. http://www.sunsetbeachresort.com/ It is all inclusive and minutes from the Montego Bay airport, near the jungle and rafting tours. It has a multitude of activities available...

Jamaica: one month stay in jamaica, electical power, positive psychology
electical power, positive psychology, jamaican culture: Jenna..this weekend flew by much too quickly, and it looks like it s going to go just as quickly this week! In about three and a half hours I will be getting up to start a tour day that will take us into the town of Treasure Beach. I ve printed out your...

Jamaica: NEED OF A PASSPORT TO JAMACIA, hurrican ivan, certified birth certificate
hurrican ivan, certified birth certificate, photo id card: I received notice that this question was never answered, but I do remember doing it. So, if you receive duplicate answers, I apologize :-) No a passport to Jamaica is not necessary. You can use a certified copy of your birth certificate and a government...

Jamaica: Negril or Montego Bay, customs and immigration, mobay airport
customs and immigration, mobay airport, scare stories: Greetings from Jamaica Mimi! I will bet that 95% of the scare stories that you ll hear about Jamaica are from people who have not actually been here themselves...it s been that way for years. With the right planning, your sister and husband will hopefully...

Jamaica: Negril/Ochie Question, queen size bed, touristy area
queen size bed, touristy area, swimming pools: Greetings from Jamaica! I apologize for the late response...I ve been battling a wicked flu, and have not been able to keep up with mail as promptly as usual. Negril is very much different from Ocho Rios as Ochi is a good sized city, and Negril is, by...

Jamaica: Negril vacation, jennifer byrne, kuyaba
jennifer byrne, kuyaba, first timer: Hi Mel, I m happy to help. I know it can seem daunting to try to pick the perfect spot. Can you email me directly and we can discuss the different options in more detail. Thanks! Jennifer Byrne Owner/Caribbean Specialist www.thetropicaltravelers.com...

Jamaica: Negril verses Ocho Rios, jennifer byrne, best beaches
jennifer byrne, best beaches, jamaican travel: Hi Angela! If it is beautiful water you seek, Negril is the place. Negri has the best beaches and most beautiful water in Jamaica. Hands down! I would be happy to assist with your arrangements, as our agency specializes in Jamaican travel. If you need...

Jamaica: Negril Weather next week, caribbean dominican republic, weather for the caribbean
caribbean dominican republic, weather for the caribbean, tropics: Typically, anytime you check the weather for the Caribbean it will say rain. That s because you can expect a shower at any time. It s the tropics and this is how everything stays lush and green. Don t cancel. It won t be anything that will wash out your...

Jamaica: Negril weather in July, jennifer byrne, destination weddings
jennifer byrne, destination weddings, hurricane season: Hi Ruth! Oh, Jamaica has some great resorts for weddings! As far as weather, well it is hurricane season, but what I tell all my clients is, just get the insurance and don t worry. As long as you have the insurance you ll be covered if anything happens....

Jamaica: NightLife in Jamaica, memorial day weekend, jennifer byrne
memorial day weekend, jennifer byrne, hip strip: Hello, There are two big events around that time: Style Week: http://www.visitjamaica.com/planning_your_trip/events_fashion_and_beauty_general.aspx?guid=8bb71306-1537-47df-a002-3745d869d0ed And Calabash International Literary Festival 2007: http://www.visitjamaica.com/planning_your_trip/events_fine_arts_and_culture_general.aspx?guid=cae91408-89e7-4a81-aece-b60d931b6318...

Jamaica: Nine Mile, jamaica reggae music, boyhood life
jamaica reggae music, boyhood life, minute glimpse: Hello again Zach, Nine Mile is a very, very, tiny little town...would better be described as a hamlet maybe? Runaway Bay would be the closest town to Nine Mile that would have tourist hotels on the beach. Runaway Bay would be a little over the half way...

Jamaica: need answer plz, jennifer byrne, windsor ontario
jennifer byrne, windsor ontario, destination weddings: Hi Jenny, Our agency specializes in Destination Weddings. We work with the bridal couple to help them with their travel arrangements and their preliminary wedding ideas. Once we narrow it down to the perfect place, we have you speak with the onsite wedding...

Jamaica: do you need a passport, certified birth certificate, photo id card
certified birth certificate, photo id card, government issued photo id: If you are traveling this year you do not need a passport. All you need is a certified birth certificate (not the one that has your foot prints on it!) and a vaild government issued photo id card (drivers license). HOWEVER...if you are traveling next year,...

Jamaica: negril, tropical flair, jennifer byrne
tropical flair, jennifer byrne, resturaunts: Hello Miranda, I think Negril would be a great option for you. Montego Bay has lots of options as far as restaurants, bars, shopping and such, but it s very much like a city and really doesn t have that tropical flair to it. I would choose Negril because...

Jamaica: negril, ocho rios, or montego bay, honeymoon specialist, honeymoon location
honeymoon specialist, honeymoon location, couples resorts: Hello, Montego Bay has lots to do, but is more like a small city. Ocho Rios has lots of excurions available. Negril has the best beaches and is the quietest. I highly recommend Couples resorts for a wonderful honeymoon location. Beautiful resorts, offer...

Jamaica: negril, grand lido negril, couples sans souci
grand lido negril, couples sans souci, pam pam: Hello Eileen, I would recommend Couples Sans Souci on the Ocho Rios side of the island, or Grand Lido Negril, or Grand Lido Braco. Any of these would be a good option for you. Cost is going to depend on where you are flying from, and how long you want...

Jamaica: november honeymoon, health concious, negril
health concious, negril, rainy season: Hi Rebecca, The weather should be fine. You ll probably experience a shower here or there as it is the end of rainy season. I don t recall ever mentioning the food is not good at Swept Away. They do tend towards a more health concious menu at some...

Jamaica: Ocho Rios, family hotel, wonderful family
family hotel, wonderful family, riu: Hi Julie, Oh, the Riu is a wonderful family hotel. I ve been getting good reviews. Typically most of my clients prefer Negril to Ocho because they are beach people and Negril has one of the best in the Caribbean. If you are doing an all-inclusive family...

Jamaica: Ocho Rios, sunset jamaica grande, memorable getaway
sunset jamaica grande, memorable getaway, likes and dislikes: Hello Ryan, Sunset Jamaica Grande is a nice resort. It was taken over by Sunset Resorts a few years ago and given a remodel. I would not say it is a couples resort though. Especially during that week. Many grade schools get out at that time and this...

Jamaica: Ocho Rios Weather and Resorts, breezes resorts, resort couples
breezes resorts, resort couples, resorts in jamaica: Hi Tami, Thank you for contacting me. I d be happy to assist. First, hurricane (rainy) season is from June through November. So, typically you will get rain every day during this period around noon and 3pm for about 15 minutes. It doesn t bother anyone...

Jamaica: Ocho Rios wedding, jennifer byrne, wedding planners
jennifer byrne, wedding planners, destination weddings: I m not familiar with this company. We are an agency that specializes in Destination Weddings, so we work with the clients and hotels to plan the weddings. We don t use wedding planners in the islands, so I really can t make a recommendation on them. ...

Jamaica: Ocho Rios, drop of rain, sailing the caribbean
drop of rain, sailing the caribbean, rainy season: Hi Anne, Well, this is considered rainy season, so you could find rain daily around noon while sailing the Caribbean. But, you might not see any rain either. We always sail in the summer and sometimes we never get a drop of rain. It will certainly be...

Jamaica: Ocho rios vs negril, couples sans souci, dunns river
couples sans souci, dunns river, montego bay airport: The main difference between the two sides of the island is the Ocho Rios side is mountainous. The beaches on this side are small, and the waves and the winds are stronger. Ocho Rios has the famous Dunns River Falls, and it is quicker to get to the Appleton...

Jamaica: Office of Nature, lobster season, lobster dinner
lobster season, lobster dinner, sitting in the sand: Unfortunately, I can t tell you from first hand experience, as I am always there when lobster season is closed, which is the first of April to the end of June. From what I have been told a lobster dinner, with bread and rice will cost about $20 per person....

Jamaica: ocho rios, fern gulley, cruise passenger
fern gulley, cruise passenger, river tubing: Cabs may be a little expensive... but I don t know who else would take you for a drive through Fern Gulley... Have you been through there before? It s not that exceptional anymore... If when you get off the ship, you go through the ville , you should be...

Jamaica: going to ocho rios feb 2-8 hows the weather, jamaica ocho rios, going to jamaica
jamaica ocho rios, going to jamaica, familys: The weather in Feb is perfect. Hot and sunny. It always says rain online. Even if they expect a passing shower. You ll be fine. The Riu is a fun place for everyone. They have tons of activities and entertainment. I think you ll have a great time there....

Jamaica: ocho rios maps, road signs, trelawny
road signs, trelawny, straight road: Hello, I am also from trelawny. It is about 50 miles. However due to the road conditions, it may take you up to two hours. It is drivable. However, I was down there last week and the roads are horrible. They are building a new highway. As for maps, I am not...

Jamaica: ocho rios weather, isolated thunder storms, weather forcasts
isolated thunder storms, weather forcasts, rainy season: Hello, No, this is rainy season still, so you will probably see a shower around 3pm daily. Nothing to worry about. I was just there and everyday at 3pm the clouds rolled in and we got a shower. You will have a wonderful trip! Thank you, Jennife...

Jamaica: ocho rios weather, jennifer byrne, bright sunshine
jennifer byrne, bright sunshine, honeymoon: Hello Danielle, Typically you can expect it to be very hot, average about 85-95. As far as rain, you can expect 15 minutes of rain at noon and 3pm daily. Other than that, you might get the occasional shower here or there. It s almost always very brief...

Jamaica: ocho rios., sandals grande ocho rios, rci timeshare
sandals grande ocho rios, rci timeshare, yummy food: From what I know of RCI, Sandals Grande Ocho Rios is the best that they offer for an all inclusive resort in Jamaica. Sandals is a wonderful resort, and I have sold it many times. The only mild complaint I have received is that it is a very large resort....

Jamaica: october weather, pam pam, rain showers
pam pam, rain showers, home page www: The two rainiest months for Jamaica are June and September. Even during these months it is rare to have rain all day, every day. What you should expect is a some rain showers, typically late in the afternoon/early evening. If it rains during the day, and...

Jamaica: MY PARTNER AND I HAVE BOOKED..., club ambiance runaway bay, jennifer byrne
club ambiance runaway bay, jennifer byrne, caribbean travel: Hi Katherine, Well, to be honest, it s not high on my list. It is a small, older hotel that resembles a motel. The beaches are manmade and quite rocky. The food is so-so. The accommodations definitely need some refurbishing. The staff is nice, but...

Jamaica: PASSPORT, vital statistics, birth certificate
vital statistics, birth certificate, photo id: I depends on where you are traveling. You don t need a passport for the Caribbean. Just an original birth certificate and photo ID. If you can t find your birth certificate, call Vital Statistics in the state you were born and they can have a new one to...

Jamaica: PASSPORT, pam pam, certified birth certificate
pam pam, certified birth certificate, government issued photo id: Yes, as long as you are an American Citizen, you can use your Certified birth certificate with the embossed seal, and a Government Issued Photo Id, such as a drivers license to travel outside of the United States. If you are in doubt about whether or...

Jamaica: What to Pack, montego bay jamaica, closed toe shoes
montego bay jamaica, closed toe shoes, holiday inn sunspree: I would be sure to pack sunscreen, and bug repellent. I always suggest that you bring an insulated mug that you can use to put your beverages in, as the all inclusive resorts normally give you small 8oz glasses. All the bartenders will be happy to fill up...

Jamaica: Passport, jamaican embassy, embassyofjamaica
jamaican embassy, embassyofjamaica, home thanks: I am sorry for the loss of your son. I wish I could answer your question, but that is outside my expertise. I would suggest that you contact the Jamaican Embassy, http://www.embassyofjamaica.org/home.htm as they will be able to answer your question. Pa...

Jamaica: Passport required for Canadians?, travelling to jamaica, jennifer byrne
travelling to jamaica, jennifer byrne, photo id: Hi Dana, Nope, you just need a photo ID (Driver s License is fine) and your original state issued birth certificate with a raised seal and you ll be good to go. Passports for the Caribbean don t go into effect until 1/1/08. Have a wonderful time! ...

Jamaica: Passport, passports, passport
passports, passport, pam: YES! You must have a passport to travel to Jamaica. If you travel before September 30th you can apply for a passport and travel with your id and proof of application: (http://www.globaldreamvacations.net/relaxedpassports.html) But you still need to apply!...

Jamaica: Postcards, final divorce decree, certified copy of birth certificate
final divorce decree, certified copy of birth certificate, copy of birth certificate: Hi Bobbie Jo: Congratulations on your upcoming wedding. Jamaica offers wonderful tropical weddings. For several years in a row, Jamaica has been voted by Brides Magazine readers, the number one honeymoon destination in the Caribbean. Several luxury resorts...

Jamaica: Prescriptions & traveling to Jamaica, time in jamaica, prescription bottles
time in jamaica, prescription bottles, prescription medications: It is advised that you take all prescriptions in their original prescription bottles. This proves that you are allowed to have those drugs in your possession. If you have a new prescription, I suggest only taking the amount that you will need and leaving...

Jamaica: Purchasing Activities to do in Jamaica, jamaica attractions, pam pam
jamaica attractions, pam pam, things to do in jamaica: If you worked with a travel agent to book your vacation they will be able to assist you with your activities. If you did not use a travel agent you have a couple of options. You can wait until you get to your resort and use the tour desk their to book your...

Jamaica: passport, jamaica passport, expired passport
jamaica passport, expired passport, passport renewal: Hi Rosalind, It depends on when he is going. If he is traveling after 12/31/06, yes, he will need a current passport. If not, I would contact the embassy and find out if he is able to travel with the expired passport this year. Thanks! Jennife...

Jamaica: passports, national passport center, travel state gov
national passport center, travel state gov, dream vacations: No, a valid US passport is required. There are hundreds of people having serious problems with applications and the National Passport Centers are trying to prioritize based upon date of travel. We have utilized our local Congressman s office to intervene...

Jamaica: passports?, expedited passport, us virgin islands
expedited passport, us virgin islands, original cost: YES! You must have a passport to travel to Jamaica this year, or anywhere else in the Caribbean (excluding Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands). It is typically taking about 8 weeks to process your passport, so I suggest you get one as soon as possible. If...

Jamaica: passports, travel state gov, spring break dates
travel state gov, spring break dates, passport photos: I can not post prices here on this website, so please email me direct at pam@globaldreamvacations.net if you would like to receive my quote. I am recommending the fun resort in Negril called Legends . It is a popular place during spring break and will surely...

Jamaica: phone service calling from JAMAICA, self employeed, international calling card
self employeed, international calling card, local grocery store: Your best bet is to pick up an international calling card from your local grocery store. Do not use the phones in the hotel room. They charge you. Use a pay phone on the street outside the resort. Some resorts are offering internet access now. Actually...

Jamaica: photo id??, jennifer byrne, health card
jennifer byrne, health card, hotel recommendations: Sure, that s fine. As long as you return from your trip by 12/31/06. Otherwise, you will both need Passports to leave the country. If you need assistance reserving your trip or with hotel recommendations, feel free to contact me. Thank you, Jennifer...

Jamaica: private jamaican wedding, pam pam, getting married in jamaica
pam pam, getting married in jamaica, weddingmoon: You have come to the right place! I love Jamaica and I am familiar with most of their resorts. If you email me directly with your travel dates, I will send you some ideas for your weddingmoon! By the way, CONGRATULATIONS! Pam pam@globaldreamvacations.ne...

Jamaica: Question about jamaica, birthday celebration, things in motion
birthday celebration, things in motion, half the fun: Kelli, greetings from the island! What a wonderful way to jumpstart the new year for you both. Preplanning can be half the fun, and with January just around the corner, and usually a busy time on the island, you ll want to rev up into high gear to set...

Jamaica: Quiet, secluded resort? Good, Bad?, spring breakers, jamaican resorts
spring breakers, jamaican resorts, jennifer byrne: Hello Tiffany, Personally I have never been to Idle Awhile and know little about it. It is a very small property and seems to get good reviews (check out www.tripadvisor.com). It should be a safe resort for you. There aren t beggers on the beach. They...

Jamaica: Re: What to see and do in Jamaica, jennifer byrne, dear jennifer
jennifer byrne, dear jennifer, travel areas: Hello Laverne, Thank you for your question. Jamaica is a wonderful spot to visit, especially in April. The weather is perfect. Warm and sunny. Why not try something new! If you want to email me directly, we can discuss exactly what you are looking...

Jamaica: Relocating, island jamaica, college diploma
island jamaica, college diploma, getting a job: Kim, It s taken me a while to answer you because I really wanted to be thorough. Firstly, island life is really really different.... We don t have all of the amenities that you have in other countries. Just imagine that everything is imported... prices...

Jamaica: Resort, breezes runaway bay, sunset beach resort
breezes runaway bay, sunset beach resort, jennifer byrne: Hi Ryan, Both resorts are also very nice for your age group. If you want to email me directly, and let me know where you are flying from, I can get more information for you on both resorts and some prices. Thanks! Jennifer Byrne jennifer@thetropicaltravelers.co...

Jamaica: Resorts for families with teens, going to jamaica, jennifer byrne
going to jamaica, jennifer byrne, pricey side: Hi Skip, Well, have you thought about Beaches Negril? Family concept with something for everyone to do. I m not sure what your budget is, but Beaches can be on the pricey side for holidays. But, we could certainly check into it for you. Are you set...

Jamaica: Return to Jamaica for 10th Anniversary, grand lido negril, hedonism resorts
grand lido negril, hedonism resorts, all inclusive trip to jamaica: Hi Ben, So sorry for the delay in answering you. I didn t realize I had an email waiting for me! They have availability there but sometimes it shows the public they do not because it is so far out. They don t always update their site to reflect pricing...

Jamaica: Riu Ochos Rio, riu ochos rio, riu ocho rios
riu ochos rio, riu ocho rios, caribbean vacations: Hello Brett, The Riu Ocho Rios is a wonderful resort for families. They offer every possible amenity, great restaurants, lovely beach and pool area and spacious accommodations. It comes highly recommended by travelers and industry insiders. And my clients...

Jamaica: Riu versus Sandals/Superclubs, riu palace, palace resorts
riu palace, palace resorts, rius: Hello and sorry for the delay in getting back to you as I was out of town for a business meeting. The big difference in the Rius is they are not adult only. Depending on which Riu resort some of them are not as upscale as most of the Sandals. The only...

Jamaica: Romantic Jamaica, lobster bowl, liverpool fans
lobster bowl, liverpool fans, personal favourites: Hello Sally, Below are a list of my favourite restaurants that have a view of the ocean with my personal favourites in order. Evita s is on the hillside at the western entrance to town They serve Italian food with a Jamaican accent which puts it not just...

Jamaica: The Royal Decameron v Holiday Inn Sunspree, breezes runaway bay, sunset jamaica grande
breezes runaway bay, sunset jamaica grande, pam pam: I wouldn t recommend either one for your party group. I would recommend Breezes Runaway Bay, or if you are looking for even a little more budget savings I would go with Sunset Jamaica Grande. I would be happy to offer you a price quote for you and your...

Jamaica: Royal Plantation in Ocho Rios, jamaica inn, jennifer byrne
jamaica inn, jennifer byrne, fabulous resorts: Hello Andy, Well, you ve certainly chosen two of the best all-inclusives in Jamaica. It s a toss up. They are both fabulous resorts. We get raves from our clients on both. I think it may come down to your budget maybe, as Jamaica Inn is a bit less expensive...

Jamaica: Runaway Bay, accomodation prices, html post
accomodation prices, html post, runaway bay: Morning Taty! OK!  Now with the name of the resort we can get you some more specific info.   First, I would go to the following link and read all of the reviews for at least the last six months for the Royal Decameron in Runaway Bay.  There are a few...

Jamaica: Runaway Bay Jamaica, runaway bay jamaica, jennifer byrne
runaway bay jamaica, jennifer byrne, jamaica vacation: Hello Angie, The Gran Bahia Principe is a lovely new hotel in Runaway Bay. It s a smaller reasonably priced hotel which appeals to everyone for it s location and amenities. I think it s a great choice if you are looking for a nice getaway. It s about...

Jamaica: re:jamaicans traveling to and from us, uscis gov, jamaican consulate
uscis gov, jamaican consulate, entry document: Greetings from the cool and breezy west side of the island, Marissa! I have no direct experience with the situation your husband is in, but I did some searching on the internet and found some sites that may be of help...there is much to read, but I m sure...

Jamaica: re: weather, etc., hurrican season, thatch roofing
hurrican season, thatch roofing, visiting jamaica: Hi Natalie! The weather has been what the elder generation calls old time October ...meaning lots and lots of rain. It falls sometimes in the morning, sometimes in the afternoon, sometimes at night...no real pattern this past week, although we are still...

Jamaica: should we reconsider, purchase travel insurance, ritz carlton
purchase travel insurance, ritz carlton, hurricane season: Congratulations on booking a wonderful vacation! You will love the Ritz Carlton Rose Hall. It has a fantastic program that your children will love. Let me ease some fears you have about traveling to Jamaica with children...don t have any fears :-) ...

Jamaica: which resort is should i choose, breezes runaway bay, sunset jamaica grande
breezes runaway bay, sunset jamaica grande, pam pam: Breezes Montego Bay is an okay resort if you don t mind a very compact resort, and not much of a beach. The resort can be very loud at night, and honestly...I just wouldn t recommend it. I have stayed here and while it is in a great location if you like to...

Jamaica: resort and travel, san souci resort and spa, air jamaica express
san souci resort and spa, air jamaica express, san souci resort: Hello Tonya, Couples Sans Souci is a wonderful resort. It was consistently named one of the Caribbean s best all-inclusives. Now that Couples owns the resort, the reviews are even better. You should have a lovely time. Air Jamaica used to run Air...

Jamaica: resort, royal decameron club caribbean runaway bay jamaica, runaway bay jamaica
royal decameron club caribbean runaway bay jamaica, runaway bay jamaica, royal decameron club caribbean: Hi Chris! This isn t a resort I book. However, please go to the following site... http://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotel_Review-g147317-d259388-Reviews-Royal_Decameron_Club_Caribbean-Runaway_Bay_Jamaica.html It will give you actual traveler reviews on the...

Jamaica: resorts, twg travel, enchanted gardens
twg travel, enchanted gardens, family emergency: Hi Rachel: Please accept my apologies for not responding right away. I had a family emergency which necessitated my being away for nearly 2 weeks. In my haste to leave, I neglected to, temporarily, suspend emails from All Experts. I hope this information...

Jamaica: The right resort, runaway bay jamaica, grand lido
runaway bay jamaica, grand lido, nightly parties: Hi Ryan, Thank you for contacting me. One resort comes to mind for you...Grand Lido Braco. It is a SuperClubs Resort located in Runaway Bay, Jamaica. It is adults only, they offer tons of dining options, room service, nightly parties, an au natural section....

Jamaica: A russian citizen with Green card, russian citizen, beautiful country
russian citizen, beautiful country, green card: Good night to you Masha, This is not Sienna it is her husband Soloman. She has been very sick with flu a few days now and weak and not able to even sit up to work on the computer. She so worry about you not getting a answer she ask me to try to do this...

Jamaica: Safety in Jamaica, caribbean consultant, kingston jamaica
caribbean consultant, kingston jamaica, jennifer byrne: Hi Debora, Most things that happen like this are actually taking place in Kingston, Jamaica, which is very much like a city in the States. It s just that the entire country of Jamaica gets a bad name for it. Much like you ll hear if you turn on your local...

Jamaica: Samsara, free shuttle bus, honeymoon jamaica
free shuttle bus, honeymoon jamaica, left hand side: Greetings from Jamaica, Yanaysa! Congratulations on your upcoming marriage and honeymoon...Jamaica is a special place to start your new life together...and a nice place to return to for anniversaries to come! Samsara should be peaceful and quiet this...

Jamaica: Sandals Dunns River, sandals dunns river, sandals ocho rios
sandals dunns river, sandals ocho rios, beaches grande sport: HI Zoe: You ll love your Sandals vacation. Sandals Dunns River is a favourite of mine. It is a deluxe beachfront resort for couples only. It has a very pretty beach, a fabulous replica of Dunns River falls in the lazy river style pool, excellent food,...

Jamaica: Going to Sandals in Jamaica: Weather?, sandals royal caribbean, jamaica weather
sandals royal caribbean, jamaica weather, going to jamaica: You most likely will encounter rain at noon and 3pm during the day. Weather forcasts in the Caribbean usually say rain because of this. So, no, I wouldn t expect to see rain all day. You should get plenty of sun time! Sandals Royal Caribbean is in a...

Jamaica: Sandals Montego Bay vs Ocho Rios, sandals montego bay, going to jamaica
sandals montego bay, going to jamaica, quick getaway: I think Ocho Rios has a nice beach. In my opinion, Sandals MoBay is way too active for a honeymoon. It s nice for a quick getaway where you want to participate in all the sports and games and have music blaring throughout the resort. But for romance and...

Jamaica: Sandals Negril, wedding honeymoon, southwest side
wedding honeymoon, southwest side, bright sunshine: Good morning Stephanie, from a bright sunshine filled morning in Jamaica! While Negril is my home base , and while we meet many vacationers at all the different resorts, hotels, villas, guesthouses and small properties in this town due to our line of work...

Jamaica: Sandals in Negril, ricks cafe, one of the lucky ones
ricks cafe, one of the lucky ones, caribbean lobster: First, let me say that going to Margaritaville is perfectly safe. In fact, my husband and I have walked to it on the beach from Couples Negril. It is a very nice (long) morning walk, just don t forget your wallet like we did as you will need that drink when...

Jamaica: Sandals Resort In Jamaica, pam pam, sandals dunns river
pam pam, sandals dunns river, sandals grande ocho rios: Both Sandals resorts in Ocho Rios are very nice. Sandals Grande Ocho Rios is a very large property, with half of it located up on a hill with oceanviews, and the other half at is beachside. Sandals Dunns River Falls Villagio is a lush tropical setting, and...

Jamaica: Sandals Royal Caribbean, sandals royal caribbean, sandals inn
sandals royal caribbean, sandals inn, quiet pool: Hello Patrice, We stayed here for a week last summer and really liked it. Check out the quiet pool on the far side of the property. You can head over to Sandals MoBay to enjoy their beach. Theirs is definitely one of the best on the island. Sandals...

Jamaica: Sandels Resorts, sandals resorts, sandels resorts
sandals resorts, sandels resorts, jennifer byrne: Hello, Unfortunately due to a large amount of complaints from our clients, we are not recommending Sandals resorts at this time. If you would like to talk about the resorts more in depth, please feel free to email me directly at jennifer@thetropicaltravelers.com....

Jamaica: September Weather, purchase travel insurance, beaches negril
purchase travel insurance, beaches negril, hurricanes and tropical storms: September has the highest probablity for hurricanes and tropical storms of all months. This is also why it is normally the least expensive time of the year to travel. What does this mean to you? That is hard to say. Anytime you plan an outside wedding,...

Jamaica: SILVERSANDS/CUSTOM CARRIBEAN VACATIONS JAMAICA, carribean vacations, jennifer byrne
carribean vacations, jennifer byrne, silversands: Hello Sherry! Actually, I have heard of them, but just in passing. Have never dealt with them. I m not even sure...are they are a condo company? If you want to email me directly, maybe I can find out what they are all about for you. Thanks! Jennifer...

Jamaica: Silver Sands Resort Jamaca, silver sands resort, silver sands estates
silver sands resort, silver sands estates, issue passports: Hi Julie! I don t book Silver Sands, but do know it is a great property. Take a look at some of their reviews... http://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotel_Review-g147309-d155376-Reviews-Silver_Sands_Estates-Jamaica.html I really enjoy Jamaica. The water is...

Jamaica: SNORKLING, holiday inn sun spree, tour desks
holiday inn sun spree, tour desks, tree frogs: Good evening Pete, Night has fallen here in Jamaica...the tree frogs are gleeping, the crickets humming, the air is still warm and you’re almost ready to discover the charms of the island for yourself...just two more sleeps at home, then you’ll be here!...

Jamaica: Spending Money?, montego bay jamaica, royal decameron
montego bay jamaica, royal decameron, jamaican currency: I would take about $200 cash, and a major credit card. Do not change your money into Jamaican currency, as the US dollar is gladly accepted everywhere. As for the average cost of a dinner on the hip strip that is really tough, as it depends on what and...

Jamaica: Spending money, sunset at the palms, dunns river falls
sunset at the palms, dunns river falls, atm machines: A beer (Red Stripe) is going to run around $3 or $4 a bottle, and jerk about $5. Typically one portion of jerk chicken or pork is enough for two people, depending on if you are having a snack or a meal. Drinks are going to run about the same there as they...

Jamaica: Spring Break, pam pam, crazy atmosphere
pam pam, crazy atmosphere, hedonism ii: Other than Merrill s, I would also suggest Legends, as it is a big party hotel during Spring Break. Depending on what your budget is, what you are looking for you may also consider Hedonism II. It is adult only and is a wild crazy atmosphere during Spring...

Jamaica: WHERE TO STAY IN JAMAICA, grand lido negril, half moon bay
grand lido negril, half moon bay, where to stay in jamaica: I m thinking depending on your budget that Grand Lido Negril might be a really great option. That is in Negril. Another idea would be Half Moon Bay in Montego Bay. I was just there last week and it is quite beautiful. Oh, another good one is Iberostar in...

Jamaica: Standby flight, standby airline tickets, standby flight
standby airline tickets, standby flight, exact time: Definitely go on this trip :-) Take advantage of your free tickets and go to Jamaica! No need to worry about the transfers. Typically busses will be waiting for you when you get there, no matter when you arrive. But, just to be sure if you can call your...

Jamaica: Where to Stay, fabulous beaches, jennifer byrne
fabulous beaches, jennifer byrne, ochos rios: Hello Rick, My recommendation would be Negril. You won t find more fabulous beaches. Plus, the all-inclusives here are really wonderful. Depending on what type of all-inclusive you are looking for (couples only, party resort, laid back, spa, etc), you...

Jamaica: Staying at Ritz in December...., india australia england, rose hall
india australia england, rose hall, tourism website: I advise my clients against renting a car in Jamaica. But with the new highway almost complete driving is a safer, but I still wouldn t feel comfortable recommending it. The Ritz isn t to far from Montego Bay, so you can always take a taxi into town for...

Jamaica: Staying at Silver Sands, starfish trelawny, paretns
starfish trelawny, paretns, silver sands: Well, the weather doesn t change too much all year... Might drop by 10 degrees in the evening, especially on the water... But we re not talking 65f here... 78 at the lowest... Groceries are not cheap... A bag of chips is going to cost you $3-$4 dollars.......

Jamaica: Staying at Silver Sands, sunset beach resort and spa, sunset beach resort spa
sunset beach resort and spa, sunset beach resort spa, sunset beach resort and spa in montego bay: Hi Lisa, The Sunset Beach Resort and Spa in Montego Bay is a fun resort if you have kids, as they have a nice water park. The Riu in Ocho Rios is a nice hotel, but no nudity is allowed there. Their are only a few resorts that allow total nudity. However,...

Jamaica: safety, sandals resorts, caribbean location
sandals resorts, caribbean location, jennifer byrne: Hi Christal, Jamaica is a great destination in December. The weather is great. I m not a fan of Sandals resorts or really Ocho Rios. My clients prefer a great beach and Negril has one of the best in the Caribbean. I m not a fan of Sandals anymore either....

Jamaica: safety in Jamaica, small babies, margaritaville
small babies, margaritaville, walking distance: Sure. Depending on what you are planning on doing. Jamaica is not an unsafe location. Just like any other foreign location, you want to stay with a group and be cautious of where you go. If you want to do a tour or some shopping, cruises can set up excursions...

Jamaica: safety, time in jamaica, dolphin
time in jamaica, dolphin, last time: Well, I would have to say, do Dunn s River and the island tour. That s what I did the last time I went on a cruise there. You really must do Dunn s River once to experience it. Plus, if you incorporate it with the island tour, you get to see how the local...

Jamaica: sandals ochos rios, sandals ochos rios, sandals resorts
sandals ochos rios, sandals resorts, weather one: Hello, I am currently not recommending any Sandals resorts to my clients. We ve received such a large amount of complaints about their resorts, that we cannot send any clients there at this time. There are far better all-inclusives throughout the Caribbean,...

Jamaica: Is september a good month to go to Jamaica?, pool area, spacious rooms
pool area, spacious rooms, ocho rios: Hello Ryan, You can expect it to rain each day, but usually around noon and 3pm you get a heavy shower for a few minutes, then the sun will shine again. Just enough to cool you off a bit. Nothing to worry about. The hotel is relatively new and is a...

Jamaica: snorkeling & seasons, jennifer byrne, summer temps
jennifer byrne, summer temps, fall winter: Hi Laura, Thank you for your question. I have several ideas in mind. Can you email me directly and we can discuss some options further? In Jamaica it is always summer. Temps only change on average of 5 degrees throughout the year. Hope to talk with...

Jamaica: spring break in Jamaica, nightlife area, visiting jamaica
nightlife area, visiting jamaica, nature attractions: I will be glad to help you, but I can t post prices on this website. Please email me direct at pam@globaldreamvacations.net, and include the airport where you will be departing from as I need that to get the right price for you. FYI, there are no real...

Jamaica: Where to stay?, breezes runaway bay, booze cruises
breezes runaway bay, booze cruises, breezes montego bay: Good Question! The answer to this is going to be what your definition of quality is. That quality is going to depend on your budget. Some thoughts would be Legends in Negril, Breezes Runaway Bay, Breezes Montego Bay, Sunset Beach Resort in Ocho Rios....

Jamaica: where to stay in Jamaica?, jamaica montego bay, where to stay in jamaica
jamaica montego bay, where to stay in jamaica, service concierge: Hi Megan, There are lots of great resorts to choose from in Jamaica which would offer what you are looking for. I would like to narrow the options down a bit more for you though. I would need to know if you are seeking an adults only resort, or if that...

Jamaica: sunset at the palms resort, riu tropical bay, sunset at the palms
riu tropical bay, sunset at the palms, beaches sandy bay: Greetings Lisa! If you re coming to Negril sometime in the next 15 days but don t have a hotel/room reserved yet, I m not sure what the availability might be in the all-inclusive resorts...if using a travel agent I m sure they would know what is available,...

Jamaica: sunset, breezes runaway bay, natalie sims
breezes runaway bay, natalie sims, pam pam: I am not sure of the exact time the sunset will be setting, but I can tell you that the last wedding appointment that Breezes Runaway Bay has is 4-5pm. If you want a true sunset wedding, you would have to coordinate this with the resort wedding coordinator....

Jamaica: Things to do in Jamaica, gran bahia principe jamaica, gran bahia principe
gran bahia principe jamaica, gran bahia principe, swimming with the dolphins: You are actually in Runaway Bay, which is about an hour and half away from Montego Bay. The Gran Bahia has an excellent kids club, so be sure to take advantage of that program. They also have children pools and a playground. Off property. Because of the...

Jamaica: Time, jennifer byrne, hurricane season
jennifer byrne, hurricane season, weather: Hi Susan, Well, this could mean a few things. Off season meaning when the prices are lower? Well, generally prices are highest between Christmas and Easter. Summer does offer lower rates, but lots of people like to take vacation at this time because...

Jamaica: Tipping with small items instead of money in Jamaica, russel stovers, bath and body works
russel stovers, bath and body works, hotel maids: I will typically bring some lotions from Bath and Body Works, or similar nice items. Chocolates such as a box of Whitmans or Russel Stovers are also a big hit. I also like to bring ziploc bags of assorted candy and small chocolate bars and give them...

Jamaica: Tours in Negril Jamaica, sunset wedding, party cruise
sunset wedding, party cruise, negril jamaica: Hi! I m not familiar with this type of cruise. You ll want to contact Sandals directly and find out if they have that on their list of available tours. Then they can assist with putting that together for you. Sorry I couldn t be of more assistance!...

Jamaica: TRAVEL SPECIALIST, jamaica travel, caribbean travel
jamaica travel, caribbean travel, different destinations: Hi Audley, Are you a travel agent already? If not, you may want to check into becoming one. You can look at www.thetravelinstitute.com. That may help you find the answers you ll need. I ve been working as an agent for 10 years and after many years of...

Jamaica: Transportation, dunns river falls, disposable waterproof camera
dunns river falls, disposable waterproof camera, coral cliff: Melissa, Couple notes..... most of the hotels, including the Holiday Inn, are all inclusive. The hotel offers shuttles to and from the airport. Margaritaville and Coral Cliff (really cool places), offer shuttle services in the evening to their places on...

Jamaica: Transportation in Jamaica, juta jamaica, visiting jamaica
juta jamaica, visiting jamaica, jennifer byrne: Hi Suzanne, So sorry for the delay! Your email didn t pop up when I logged into this site previously. Anyway, the best way to get around is JUTA. Jamaica s shuttle service. I m going to attach a link for you to get more information. http://www.visitjamaica.com/before_you_go/getting_around_juta.aspx...

Jamaica: Travel to Negril, legends beach, plantation tours
legends beach, plantation tours, s cafe: Sure, it s a safe place to take children. Just as you would do in any foreign place, be aware of your surroundings. Rick s Cafe is a fun place for the family to enjoy the cliff divers. There are lots of excursions you can do including plantation tours,...

Jamaica: Travel time and distance?, disposable waterproof camera, extreme caution
disposable waterproof camera, extreme caution, craft market: Mike, Have you been to Jamaica before? If not, you might not want to leave Negril... absolutely beautiful beaches... Dunn s River falls is beautiful, but it s become very commercial... you must walk through a craft market to get to the falls, dont bring...

Jamaica: Trip in December, pam pam, 26 january
pam pam, 26 january, december 26: The sooner you book the better, as those dates are some of the most popular times of the year to travel. These dates sell out quickly, and prices are typically higher during this time period. I will be happy to help you find the right resort and destination....

Jamaica: teens, marival grand and suites, pam pam
marival grand and suites, pam pam, expensive place: One of my favorite family resort is the Marival Grand and Suites in Puerto Vallarta. You can get a two or 3 bedroom suite that will accommodate everyone. It offers a lot of activities and dining options. http://www.gomarival.com/ I would be happy to...

Jamaica: can you tell me which "local"..., commercial airlines, best bet
commercial airlines, best bet, flight schedules: Hello. This is a tough one. There aren t many airlines that fly between these two locations right now. As far as I know, right now, your best bet is American through Miami. I know it s a hassle, but no one is flying nonstop between these destinations at...

Jamaica: things to do in Ochos Rios, dunns river falls, breezes runaway bay
dunns river falls, breezes runaway bay, luminous lagoon: One thing you can do is visit Breezes Runaway Bay and check out that property and enjoy the beach, pools, etc. You just can t golf there. The cost is free to you, but you have to pay the taxi fee of about $5 each way. When you are at the resort stop by...

Jamaica: tracing ancestry + black/white couples, inter racial couples, travelling to jamaica
inter racial couples, travelling to jamaica, free thinkers: Hello, Unfortunately, I can t offer assistance on the ancestry issue, as I am a travel agent. I book vacations, so I don t have any knowledge on that subject. As far as an inter-racial couple, I don t believe you ll have any problems there. They...

Jamaica: transfer between kingston and ocho rios, previous question, taxis
previous question, taxis, kingston: Hello, You are able to grab a taxi right at the airport to Ocho Rios. No need to reserve. If you want to reserve, you may want to contact: http://www.clivestransportservicejamaica.com/contact&reservations_1.htm Figure about $150 one way for 1-4 people....

Jamaica: transfer from MBJ to Negril, mbj, bus schedule
mbj, bus schedule, montego bay: Hi there. I don t have a bus schedule. What you need to check into is if the resort where you are staying offers transfers. Usually when you book a package, the resort will pick up guests at the airport. If you ve booked a villa or another type of accommodation,...

Jamaica: travelers passport, photo id card, certified birth certificate
photo id card, certified birth certificate, jamaican embassy: Your best bet is to contact the Jamaican Embassy. I don t really handle transportation for people with a green card, simply for the problems you are having. The main problem you are going to have is that his Pasport is expired. You will not be able to travel...

Jamaica: traveling from jamaica to USA, us immigration department, criminal background check
us immigration department, criminal background check, jamaica passport: Maria, greetings from cool and breezy Jamaica. Since your friend is a Jamaican citizen, she will of course be able to work in Jamaica. In regards to visiting you in the United States there is much she will need to collect so as to have all the proper...

Jamaica: Vacation, breezes runaway bay, sunset at the palms
breezes runaway bay, sunset at the palms, pam pam: The best place is going to depend on what you want to do on your vacation. Are you wanting to party and have a wild and crazy time, or a relaxing and pampering vacation, or somewhere in between? Do you want adult only? I would recommend one of the Hedos...

Jamaica: Vacation, clothing optional beaches, negril cabins
clothing optional beaches, negril cabins, hedonism iii: Hello Ashera, I must apologise for the delay as I went to Jamaica this weekend and was unable to access my email there. I have many choices which you could choose from. However, I all depends on your requirements. The least inexpensive all inclusives would...

Jamaica: Vacationing November/Dec, jennifer byrne, teen children
jennifer byrne, teen children, pebbles: Hello Stefanie, Pebbles is quite a nice resort for a family. Especially with teen children. There are not too many resorts out there with such an abundance available to the teen set. This resort is good because the activities are supervised so you can...

Jamaica: vacation in jamaica, car shuttle, jennifer byrne
car shuttle, jennifer byrne, best bet: Your best bet is to book a hotel in Ocho Rios. That is going to be the closest beach location to Kingston. However, if you can find a lower price on flights into Montego Bay to offset the cost of the change fee for your tickets (which is probably around...

Jamaica: vacation options, negril area, reply thanks
negril area, reply thanks, general golf: Negril is gorgeous, and has the best beach in Jamaica. My first thought for you would be Beaches Negril. This resort offers all the things you are looking for, and is very child friendly. They even include Scuba: http://www.beaches.com/general/scuba.cfm...

Jamaica: violence, visiting jamaica, jennifer byrne
visiting jamaica, jennifer byrne, city of kingston: Hi Jacqueline! Jamaica seems to get a bad rep because of the media coverage of some incidents that have happened there over the years. 95% of these incidents are in their capital city of Kingston. Most vacationers never even get near Kingston. You have...

Jamaica: visitors visa from Jamaica to USA, jamaican friend, visitors visa
jamaican friend, visitors visa, home htm: I am sorry this is really out of my area of expertise. I would try some of these websites: http://www.congenjamaica-ny.org/ http://www.embassyofjamaica.org/home.htm http://www.traveldocs.com/jm/embassy.htm Good luck on your search! Pa...

Jamaica: WEATHER IN JAMAICA, weather in jamaica, jennifer byrne
weather in jamaica, jennifer byrne, negril: Hi Karen, In June you can expect hot and humid in Jamaica. You ll also find some rain around noon and 3pm daily. Only for about 15 minutes though. Also, some nights it will rain. But, overall, it should be very pleasant. Enjoy! Jennifer Byrne www.thetropicaltravelers.com...

Jamaica: Weather, jamaica tourist board, weather patterns change
jamaica tourist board, weather patterns change, northeast trade winds: Hi Marie: For obvious reasons, it is difficult to answer weather-related questions. Howver, I ll give it a try. Northeast trade winds and mountain breezes in Jamaica keep the temperature pleasant year round. The average temperature is 77-82 degrees....

Jamaica: Weather, hurricane season in the caribbean, jamaica montego bay
hurricane season in the caribbean, jamaica montego bay, travelling to jamaica: Hi Susan, June through November is known as Hurricane Season in the Caribbean, but that shouldn t cause you not to go. Sure, you could encounter rain...the norm is a 3pm shower daily. But, overall, I would not say your vacation would be washed out by...

Jamaica: Weather, weather in jamaica, weather in jamaica in november
weather in jamaica, weather in jamaica in november, jennifer byrne: Hi Stacy, The weather in Jamaica in November typically is quite nice. You ll probably experience rain at noon and 3pm daily for about 15 minutes. This is just enough to cool things down, then the sun returns. We enjoy these showers because at noon, it...

Jamaica: Weather, summer in jamaica, spotty showers
summer in jamaica, spotty showers, sun and fun: Hi Stacy, I get this question weekly because when you look at the weather online it appears it just rains constantly all day everyday in the summer in Jamaica. They get showers everyday around noon and 3pm to cool things down momentarily and to keep everything...

Jamaica: Weather, jamaica grande hotel, sunset jamaica grande
jamaica grande hotel, sunset jamaica grande, sunset jamaica grande hotel: Hello, Sunset Jamaica Grande is a great resort. Lots of fun, great activities and plenty of entertainment. You ll have a beautiful wedding there. It is the start of rainy season. You ll probably see showers around noon and 3pm. Nothing to be concerned...

Jamaica: Weather, purchase travel insurance, falmouth area
purchase travel insurance, falmouth area, weather internet: Disregard everything that you might read on any of the weather Internet sites. The only thing that I would concern myself with would be if they mention a tropical storm or hurricane in the area. September is one of the rainiest months of the year (the other...

Jamaica: Weather, 30s 40s, boogie boards
30s 40s, boogie boards, degree weather: Greetings Linda! The weather can vary slightly from coastline to coastline on the island, and not knowing where it is you ll be staying, I ll give you the GENERAL weather patterns we ve had in the past. If you ll be staying on the west coast (Negril...

Jamaica: Weather Condition, afternoon showers, tropical storms
afternoon showers, tropical storms, weather condition: I wish I could give you a definitive answer, but unfortunately I can t predict the weather :-( As long as there are no tropical storms or hurricanes in the area, the weather will be beautiful! Temperatures should be in the high 80 s with an occasional...

Jamaica: Weather in Falmouth Jamaica, from 13th June onwards, starfish trelawney, falmouth jamaica
starfish trelawney, falmouth jamaica, fun resort: Hi there! No worries, it always says thunderstorms. You ll find it will probably rain about noon and 3pm daily for about 15 minutes. This signals lunch and nap times. They need this rain to keep everything lush and tropical looking. Otherwise you can...

Jamaica: Weather & General Jamaica Question, stunning ocean views, afternoon thunderstorms
stunning ocean views, afternoon thunderstorms, weather question: Hi Suzanne: I just did an inspection of the resort a couple of weeks ago. It s in fabulous shape. Intimate and luxrious with stunning ocean views. I, too, favor the 4:30 PM wedding time...and for exactly the same reason as you indicated. I think that...

Jamaica: Weather in Jamaica, weather in jamaica, travelling to jamaica
weather in jamaica, travelling to jamaica, weather thanks: Hello, I am a specialist on travel, not on rainfall amounts. You may want to do some research on http://www.wunderground.com/. You may find what you are looking for. June-December is considered rainy season throughout the Caribbean. I ve been to Jamaica...

Jamaica: Weather in Jamaica, weather in jamaica, bad time
weather in jamaica, bad time, average temperature: Mid May in Jamaica is a wonderful time to travel. Average temperature will be in the mid to high 80 s. Jamaica is lucky enough to have wonderful weather all year long, so there really isn t a bad time to visit Jamaica :-) If you have not made your travel...

Jamaica: Weather in June?, summer hurricanes, weather in june
summer hurricanes, weather in june, jennifer byrne: Hi Katherine, You are correct, you could get rain anytime in the Caribbean in the summer. Hurricanes tend more towards the end of the season, but one could crop up at any time. I was in Jamaica last June and found it to rain everyday around noon and/or...

Jamaica: Weather in the month of august, hurricane season, unforeseen circumstances
hurricane season, unforeseen circumstances, days travel: August is a great time to travel to Jamaica, but then again any time is a great time. However, you are traveling during hurricane season, so I highly recommend that you purchase travel protection. This will protect your honeymoon investment should you have...

Jamaica: Weather in Negril in August, jennifer byrne, drop of rain
jennifer byrne, drop of rain, hurricane season: Hi Shirley, During the summer months, you can typically expect a rain shower at noon and 3pm daily. These last about 15 minutes and signal lunch and nap times. :) Other than that, you ll probably wake up some mornings to find it has rained overnight...

Jamaica: Weather In Negril, sunshine guarantee, weather forecasts
sunshine guarantee, weather forecasts, hurricane season: Cancelling is going to depend on who you booked with and if you have insurance. I always recommend insurance to my customers, especially those traveling during hurricane season. If you don t have insurance you probably won t be able to cancel without losing...

Jamaica: Weather in Ocho Rios, weahter forecast, weather in ocho rios
weahter forecast, weather in ocho rios, work schedules: Hi there! It always says rain at this time of year. No worries. It rains every day at noon and 3pm for about 15 minutes. This signals lunch and nap times. They need some rain to keep it lush and tropical looking, otherwise you would be off to Aruba s...

Jamaica: Weather in September, weather in september, bridal couples
weather in september, bridal couples, jennifer byrne: Hello, Typically you ll find it to rain around noon and 2pm for about 15 minutes each day. I wouldn t expect it to be rained out or anything like that. Sept. is our biggest honeymoon and Destination Wedding time in the Caribbean. I would be sure to book...

Jamaica: Weather, soft ocean breeze, balmy weather
soft ocean breeze, balmy weather, hurricane season: Hi Dawn: February/March is a fabulous time to visit Jamaica. The weather is usually cooler (mid 80 s) with a soft ocean breeze, and the water is always warm. You could have a couple of short showers but for the most part you can expect plenty of sunshine...

Jamaica: Wedding anniversary during 5/28-6/7/06, 17th wedding anniversary, jennifer byrne
17th wedding anniversary, jennifer byrne, degree heat: Hello! I would say, yes, it should be wonderful! That time frame is typically right before rainy season starts. You might see a shower daily around noon or 3pm for 15 minutes, but it cools things down slightly, then the sun comes back out and you can...

Jamaica: Wedding Budget, aventura spa palace, cancun moon palace
aventura spa palace, cancun moon palace, starfish trelawny: Congratulations on your engagement! There really is no typical destination wedding as they can cost anywhere from nothing to thousands of dollars. This all depends on where you get married and how fancy you want your wedding. There are several resorts...

Jamaica: Wedding Inquiry, destination wedding planner, free honeymoon
destination wedding planner, free honeymoon, photograhper: It may not cost you anything! Some resorts like Sandals and SuperClubs will not charge you anything if you stay with them for 7 nights or longer, and that includes the cost of their wedding planner :-) Normally to get married in Jamaica, there is a $250...

Jamaica: Wedding in Jamaica in 2008, jennifer byrne, wedding specialists
jennifer byrne, wedding specialists, destination wedding: Hello, You must be on the island for 24 hours prior to your wedding. I suggest arriving 2 full days early. If you need assistance planning your wedding there, please feel free to contact us as we are Destination Wedding Specialists. Thank you! Jennifer...

Jamaica: Wedding in Jamica, windsor ontario canada, jennifer byrne
windsor ontario canada, jennifer byrne, intimate resort: Hello Rhonda! Thank you for contacting me. I would be happy to help with your destination wedding. I ll need more information in order to find just the right spot for you. If you could email directly at jennifer@thetropicaltravelers.com with the following...

Jamaica: Wedding License, marriage cert, marriage officer
marriage cert, marriage officer, marriage ceremony: Here is what I was told: The minister that performs the marriage ceremony will have bride and groom along with their witnesses sign the marriage register after which he will present the bride and groom with a duplicate copy to show as proof that they are...

Jamaica: Wedding License, marriage cert, marriage officer
marriage cert, marriage officer, sunny jamaica: Good afternoon Paul from sunny Jamaica! At the end of your wedding ceremony, the Marriage Officer will give you a paper...the title across the top is CERTIFIED COPY OF MARRIAGE REGISTER ...on there he will handwrite in the appropriate boxes the number of...

Jamaica: Weddings, honeymoon specialist, jennifer byrne
honeymoon specialist, jennifer byrne, ceramony: Hi Jessica! Thanks for contacting me. I d be glad to help. Let s do this...email me at jennifer@thetropicaltravelers.com. Tell me when you want to go, how long, where you are leaving from. Is it just going to be the two of you or family and friends...

Jamaica: West vs. East Jamaica, jamaica montego bay, west jamaica
jamaica montego bay, west jamaica, east jamaica: There are 4 distinct areas of Jamaica. Montego Bay - this is where most flights to Jamaica land and take off. There are many wonderful resorts around this area. Ocho Rios - this side is on the Atlantic Ocean so it has rougher waves, smaller beaches...

Jamaica: White River Tubing/Rafting, martha brae, bamboo raft
martha brae, bamboo raft, raft trips: Hello Irene! Well, considering your ship will dock in Ocho Rios, it would definitely be easier to do White River instead of Martha Brae. Martha Brae is in Montego Bay, so you d be looking at approximately and hour drive in each direction. My personal...

Jamaica: Whitehouse, romantic charm, tour desk
romantic charm, tour desk, sandals: Congratulations on your vacation at Sandals Whitehouse. This resort is truly beautiful. It is bit isolated, which is part of the romantic charm of the resort. There are not any big towns or attractions nearby, so be sure to check with Sandals tour desk...

Jamaica: What to wear?, couples ocho rios, sun dresses
couples ocho rios, sun dresses, jennifer byrne: Hello Becky, White pants are fine at Couples. Most women wear capris, shorts, sun dresses. Men wear collared shirts and khaki shorts or pants. Resort casual is what they call it. The resort is wonderful and one of my favorites. If you need assistance...

Jamaica: weather, cancellation insurance, jennifer byrne
cancellation insurance, jennifer byrne, hurricanes: Hello Hugh, Unfortunately, there is no dry part of this island. It s not a huge island and their weather is generally pretty similar throughout. What you ll want to do is get cancellation insurance just in case of a hurricane. This will give you an...

Jamaica: weather, humidity changes, temperature change
humidity changes, temperature change, time of year: Well, I think that you ve figured out that Jamaica is and island, which means it s surrounded by water, which means humidity all of the time..... Not being sarcastic.... It definately has a temperature change in the winter..., but as for humidity changes,...

Jamaica: weather, pam pam, internet weather
pam pam, internet weather, couples ocho rios: You are traveling during rainy season, so all the internet weather sites are going to say rain every day. It is likely that you will receive some rain everyday, but typically this is a late afternoon shower lasting about an hour or two. For those times...

Jamaica: weather, platinum plan, tropical storms
platinum plan, tropical storms, rain shower: I wish I could tell you exactly what the weather would be like, but sadly I can t. If I could I would be a rich person ;-) But seriously, if there are no tropical storms or hurricanes in the area, then you should expect beautiful days with an occasional...

Jamaica: weather, cold wintery, weather disturbance
cold wintery, weather disturbance, tropical climate: Greetings from Jamaica, Lisa! The tropical climate in these two months of the year will seem lovely and warm to you, especially if you re coming from a cold wintery place. Day time temps will be in the low to mid 80 s on any of the coastlines, with little...

Jamaica: weather, afternoon shower, tropical location
afternoon shower, tropical location, runaway bay: This is typically their rainy season, but that usually consists of an afternoon shower for about 15 minutes. Nothing to be concerned with. This is a tropical location and in order for them to stay green, they need some rain. You ll have a great time! ...

Jamaica: weather/advice, gloucester ave, water trampolines
gloucester ave, water trampolines, weather advice: Greetings from Jamaica, Adi! Hmmm...we have a Ritz Carlton...or the Rose Hall Resort and Country Club...or the recently opened Iberostar Rose Hall.... I have a feeling you’ll most likely be staying at the Ritz Carlton, IN the Rose Hall community. Either...

Jamaica: weather conditions, montego bay jamaica, holiday inn sunspree
montego bay jamaica, holiday inn sunspree, cancellation insurance: Hi Daniel, The resort will have tons of activities such as water and land sports, entertainment at night and such. You ll be kept very busy. You can venture out into Montego Bay for shopping, restaurants and bars. Plenty of nightlife here. You can do...

Jamaica: weather in Jamaica in December, grand lido negril, weather in jamaica
grand lido negril, weather in jamaica, weather in jamaica in december: Hi Anita, The weather is absolutely perfect in the Caribbean at that time. Beginning of December is my very favorite time to visit. The water is so calm and virtually no rain. Perfect for scuba. I visited GLN during my last visit to Jamaica and really...

Jamaica: weather in jamaica, weather in jamaica, jennifer byrne
weather in jamaica, jennifer byrne, rainy season: Hi Lynn, The average temp in May is going to be about 85 or so. It will be beautiful. It is not rainy season there yet, so you should have a huge amount of sun. Here s a site which may help you with scuba: http://www.jamaicascuba.com/ Hope you...

Jamaica: weather in ochio rios, ochio rios, royal plantation
ochio rios, royal plantation, sun time: You ll see rain listed almost every day in the forcast for the Caribbean in Sept and Oct. Because it will rain everyday. You can expect rain for about 15 minutes at noon and 3pm. This is rainy season which means it will rain, but the prices are great. I...

Jamaica: weather in ocho rios, family vacation spots, weather in the caribbean
family vacation spots, weather in the caribbean, beaches resorts: Hello Memorie! Beaches resorts are excellent family vacation spots. I ve had the opportunity to visit each one over the years and feel they really have something to offer the children as well as the parents. So, it s a good choice. Please don t pay attention...

Jamaica: weather & swim with dolphins trip, blue mountain coffee, martha brae
blue mountain coffee, martha brae, dunns river falls: Hi Malcolm: You ll have a fabulous vacation in Jamaica. Jamaica is the 3rd largest island in the Caribbean and the largest in the English-speaking Caribbean. It is also a country of great natural beauty, and has much to offer in terms of sightseeing, shopping,...

Jamaica: weather, jennifer byrne, jamaica montego bay
jennifer byrne, jamaica montego bay, weather search: Hello Bee! Hopefully you ll get this email before you leave. Go to this site... http://www.kyw1060.com/accuweather/ Type in Montego Bay in the weather search bar. Then click on world . Then you ll have to select Caribbean, Jamaica, Montego Bay,...

Jamaica: wedding for 2, jamaicas, pam
jamaicas, pam, desires: I would love the opportunity to assist you with your wedding plans. I can not quote prices on this website, so if you would email me direct at pam@globaldreamvacations.net I will get right back with you. Please let me know what airport you will be traveling...

Jamaica: My wedding in Ocio Rio, jennifer byrne, wedding expenses
jennifer byrne, wedding expenses, great memories: Hello! I would say, if you can get someone to film it for you, go that way to save some money. Definitely get some photos from the photographer they have there. He ll know the good spots to get pictures taken. And of course, it is your wedding day, so...

Jamaica: wedding/vacation, weddings in jamaica, sunset weddings
weddings in jamaica, sunset weddings, champagne reception: Congratulations on your engagement and up coming nuptials! Jamaica is a wonderful destination for a wedding. Many of the resorts offer a simple wedding for free, which includes the minister, witnesses, flowers and a cake and champagne reception. Of course,...

Jamaica: wedding, winter peak, peak rates
winter peak, peak rates, ample time: If you plan to get married early next year, you need to start planning right now. I would avoid March completely as prices go up and availability goes down due to Spring Break travel. February prices will still be at the winter peak rates, but we may be...

Jamaica: weddings, fdr pebbles, sunset beach resort
fdr pebbles, sunset beach resort, resorts in jamaica: There are several lovely resorts in Jamaica, depending on your budget. The most popular resort is Beaches. Some other popular options are: Starfish Trelawny, Sunset Beach Resort and FDR Pebbles. If you could give me an idea of what your budget is, and your...

Jamaica: wheather, when is hurricane season, sunny jamaica
when is hurricane season, sunny jamaica, warm waters: Denise, good morning from sunny Jamaica! January is a nice time of year...temperatures will be in the low 80 s usually, with night time temps 5-10 degrees below that. There is always a cool breeze anytime you re along our shorelines, and no humidity to speak...

Jamaica: white river tubing from the riu, river tubing, tour desk
river tubing, tour desk, riu: I believe it is about 20 minutes via taxi. The Spanish bridge is between St Mary s and St Ann s parishes. Riu is in St Ann s. You can book your tour for white river tubing at the tour desk at the Riu and they will pick you up, so you don t have to worry...

Jamaica: wyndham rose hall resort ,jamaca, wyndham rose hall, wyndham rose hall resort
wyndham rose hall, wyndham rose hall resort, wyndham resort: Hi Vinnie, Yes, I really like the Wyndham Rose Hall Resort for a family vacation. They have a great waterpark onsite, beautiful beach and the staff are very accommodating. Beaches resorts are great, but they are extremely expensive. The Wyndham is much...

Jamaica: you, jamaica montego bay, dictionarys
jamaica montego bay, dictionarys, sporting equipment: Not sure if you really are Jamaican or not, but either way I want to reply to your statement. I am not Jamaican, nor have I lived there. I do travel there extensively, and feel I have a good grasp of the island and its people. I do my fair share of helping...

Jamaica: ZIP Line Canopy Tour, excursion ideas, dunns river
excursion ideas, dunns river, bat caves: Hello, Yes there is a canopy tour in Ocho Rios. http://www.canopytour.com/ochorios.html As for new excursion ideas, here are some: Spirit of Reggae Duration: 8 hours Travel through the hills and curves of the parish of St. Ann; called the...

Jamaica: Zip Line Canopy Tour, canopy tour, zip line
canopy tour, zip line, mobay: Patricia, good morning from a bright reggae filled morning in Jamaica! There are two zip-line options available to you at Sandals Whitehouse...both run by the same company. One location is in Sandy Bay...back towards Montego Bay, and about and hour and...

James Bond: 007/history, cefalu sicily, bond film
cefalu sicily, bond film, few days: Hi there MJR, sorry it s been a few days...To be honest I don t directly remember Cefalu being specifically referenced in a Bond movie, however I think you might be thinking of From Russia With Love, the second 007 movie. They shot a lot of scenes in Italy....

James Bond: 007 history, man with the golden gun, maud adams
man with the golden gun, maud adams, honor blackman: Okay, the oldest Bond girl was Maud Adams, who was I think 38 when she did Octopussy. However, that wasn t her Bond debut, since she also had a small part in The Man With the Golden Gun. So, I beleive Teri Hatcher was 37 in Tomorrow Never Dies (of...

James Bond: An Angel Almost A Bond Girl?, claudine auger, julie christie
claudine auger, julie christie, bond girl: Hi Christie, Julie Christie was one of the early choices to be a Bond Girl, but it wasn t in Dr. No , but for the part of Domino in Thunderball , but she missed out to Claudine Auger instead. I can find no record of Kate Jackson being specifically...

James Bond: Best Bond for Kids, sexual innuendo, blood and guts
sexual innuendo, blood and guts, chase scenes: Hi Henry. Well, your question is quite difficult because all Bond movies are violent at certain points. Overall, though, I personally do not see any 007 movies that are TOO violent or gory. But to choose the least violent movie, I guess you could go back...

James Bond: Blofeld, kevin mcclory, donald pleasence
kevin mcclory, donald pleasence, john hollis: Hi Augusto, The guy in the wheelchair in the pre-credits sequence is officially not named (referred to as Bald Man in Wheelchair in the credits) and is played by John Hollis. Unofficially it is Blofeld, yes. He is bald - as per Donald Pleasence...

James Bond: Blofeld, telly savalas, extortion
telly savalas, extortion, villain: Hey, sorry this took so long to get back to you. I was in Texas for the past few days and away from computers. To answer your question, yes it is the same character in both movies. His name is Blofeld, and one of the running gags through the series is the...

James Bond: Casino Royale Lakes, island of new providence, le chiffre
island of new providence, le chiffre, island thanks: Hi Geoff, As far as I can tell, they were filmed in the southern Coral Harbour area around the island of New Providence in the Bahamas, which was doubling for various scenes in the film, along with Paradise Island. Thanks for your question, Chris...

James Bond: Casino Royale Lakes, italy, lakes
James Bond: Casino Royale Lakes, italy, lakes, villa del balbianello

James Bond: about james bond flims, licence to kill, bond film
James Bond: about james bond flims, licence to kill, bond film, thunderball

James Bond: Movie question, christopher lee
James Bond: Movie question, christopher lee

James Bond: Hi Brian!How do you think..., computer generated imagery, harry potter movies
computer generated imagery, harry potter movies, computer animation: HI, sorry for the delay. Computer animation (and Computer Generated Imagery (CGI)) is very effective for movie studios because it saves money. Look at King Kong , The Incredibles or the Harry Potter movies and you realize how realistic and awesome the...

James Bond: Hi I have a question.. Have..., childlike innocence, palestinian conflict
childlike innocence, palestinian conflict, palestinian children: Hey, sorry for the delay, I didn t even receive your message until tonight. I have to admit that I never saw the movie, but according to imdb.com, the movie is about the following: Several Jewish and Palestinian children are followed for three years...

James Bond: about james bond flims, bond007, secret agents
bond007, secret agents, flims: Hi, the 00 is just his number. For example, there is agent 001, 002, 003, etc. Bond is number 7, or 007 . Presumably, they go up to three digits--for example, there must be agents 100, 101, etc. They never say exactly how many secret agents MI6 employs,...

James Bond: james bond movies, cefalu sicily, james bond movies
cefalu sicily, james bond movies, bond film: Hi there MJR, sorry it s been a few days...To be honest I don t directly remember Cefalu being specifically referenced in a Bond movie, however I think you might be thinking of From Russia With Love, the second 007 movie. They shot a lot of scenes in Italy....

James Bond: james bond movies, james bond film, james bond movies
james bond film, james bond movies, extortion: Hi, sorry this took so long to get back. S.P.E.C.T.R.E stands for, Special Executive for Counterintelligence, Terrorism, Revenge and Extortion. The 007 film where he visited a gypsy encampent was the second one, From Russia With Love. Best, Brian...

James Bond: james bond, james bond films, james bond film
james bond films, james bond film, who has played james bond: Hi Victoria, This sounds like it s for a competition, yes? Okay... 1. Christopher Lee 2. Q 3. M 4. EON Productions 5. Assuming we re only talking Official 007 films - Roger Moore 6. The Spy Who Loved Me. Good luck, and thank you for your question(s),...

James Bond: Movie question, shelby gt500, type blood
shelby gt500, type blood, rare type: Hi Carlos, unfortunately I cannot recall what movie you re referring to. It sounds vaguely familiar, but I can t really say which movie you re talking about. If you were to give some more info--the stars that were in it, more plot details, etc.--I might...

James Bond: i need to know in what movie..., james bond movies, having sex
james bond movies, having sex: You re going to have to be more specific. I don t know if you re talking about James Bond movies or something more general, but that could be in a lot of movies. Sorry I can t really help on this one, but if you could give me more info I may be able to help....

James Bond: Old movie about a dog and a lion, movie buffs, poisonous snake
movie buffs, poisonous snake, best of luck: Hi, sorry this took awhile to get back. I received your question a few days ago, and to be honest I didn t know the answer. But I know some people who are movie buffs as well, so I figured I would ask around for you. Sorry, but no one can think of the movie...

James Bond: Sean Connery, wife micheline, cubby broccoli
wife micheline, cubby broccoli, temple of doom: Hi (again) Augusto, That is an interesting question. I think only Sean himself really knows, but it is said that it was his wife, Micheline, who prompted Sean to really think about playing the role again. Apparently it was her that coined the ironic title...

Jamiroquai: Everybody`s Going To The Moon lyrics, jamiroquai mailing, going to the moon
jamiroquai mailing, going to the moon, jamiroquai: I don t have the lyrics off the top of my head, but if you were on Jamline (the unofficial Jamiroquai mailing list) with over 400 current members, you would have had the lyrics a long time ago. After many searching i found someone that if you email them you...

Jamiroquai: What happened to them?, titan ae soundtrack, emergency on planet earth
titan ae soundtrack, emergency on planet earth, jamaraqui: There hasn t been any new cd s or videos since the King For A Day single, from the album Synkronized was released as a single in the UK and music video, it doesnt get much airtime anywhere else but the UK. They did release a track on the Titan AE soundtrack...

Jamiroquai: Jam, roy ayers, madisonavenue
roy ayers, madisonavenue, roseland ballroom: It is called Coffey Is the Color by Roy Ayers and is a cover song done by Jamiroquai in 1997 in NYC, NY @ the Roseland Ballroom. You can download the full bootleg from my site at the link below http://www.geocities.com/MadisonAvenue/8205/listen-up-rb.html...

Jamiroquai: Jay Kay, denise van outen, jay kay
denise van outen, jay kay, karen kay: Saludos Saúl: En respuesta a tus preguntas sobre Jay Kay: Su edad actual es 32, nació el 30 de diciembre de 1969. Su última relación amorosa fue con la presentadora de TV inglesa Denise van Outen, quienes tenían planes de casarse pero todo se vino abajo...

Jamiroquai: Do you know of any site that..., amazon co uk, piano sheets
amazon co uk, piano sheets, bass tabs: Only sheet music I have seen for free is the wide selection of David Rowe s Funkin Site bass tabs and guitar tabs at www.funkin.net/jamiroquai ....go to the download section when u get there....but on piano sheets i have never seen any for free. but some...

Jamiroquai: Tour Info, welcome mike, ebay
welcome mike, ebay, music companies: Jamiroquai said they would be touring again in November 99 but the music companies I think interefered as usual. Jay took a year off because he was fed up with the music industry. Expect a album and a new world tour in Spring 2001. Jamiroquai at the moment...

Jamiroquai: videos made by Jamiroquai, jamiroquai mailing, video jamiroquai
jamiroquai mailing, video jamiroquai, stillness in time: There are as I know 2 different versions of Space Cowboy . Back in 1994, MTV USA banned Space Cowboy because of twirling mirajuana leaves in the background. So to make things better there was a version out that blurred the background but it was finally...

Japan: Cost of Living, single room, yen
single room, yen, university graduate: Hi Sherry, Are you sure it is 200,000 yen per week? That is the average starting MONTHLY salary for a university graduate! I would estimate the following: rent: single room in Tokyo 75,000 yen gas: 5000 -10,000 yen depending on how much hot water...

Japan: Shimo Koshiki Shima
Japan: Shimo Koshiki Shima

Japan: can you help me with my holiday?, city subway maps, tokyo subway map
city subway maps, tokyo subway map, japan rail pass: Hi, Earthquakes happen all the time in Japan (in fact, tremors around Tokyo are a near daily occurrence) but rarely cause a lot of destruction. More likely you might be concerned with the weather, since in June the rainy season starts, and every day for...

Japan: Japanese Flag, flag of japan, japanese flag
flag of japan, japanese flag, wikipedia: Asad, Sorry for the delay in responding to you. In this case, I think the best I can do is refer you to the internet! There s not much about the flag that I could tell you that isn t covered by this Wikipedia article: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flag_of_Japan...

Japan: Shimo Koshiki Shima, koshiki, shimo
koshiki, shimo, shima: That s interesting. While I don t have any personal experience in that area, I did a web search or two and found a few things: Here are some pictures (accompanied by a description) of the area: http://vibromama.blogspot.com/2007/10/koshikijima-revisited.html...

Japan: Shimo Koshiki Shima, shima shima, koshiki
shima shima, koshiki, shimo: Hi Chuck, Sorry for the dealy in getting back to you. I noticed that some of the other experts have already responded to your question, and unfortunately I don t have a whole lot to add to what they posted. I believe they both linked you to this site, which...

Japan: Shimo Koshiki Shima, e mail address, koshiki islands
e mail address, koshiki islands, jr kyushu: Hi, I have never been there, but I know there is still ferry service to the island, as well as the other Koshiki Islands. Sendai is now Satsumasendai, which is the original Sendai and several surrounding towns swallowed up together. The ferry leaves from...

Japan: Shimo Koshiki Shima, shinkansen bullet train, kita kyushu
shinkansen bullet train, kita kyushu, koshiki: Dear Chuck, Sounds like a great trip. My father Paul was in Japan about the same time in Ota shi near Tokyo. I took him there in 1989 and he still talks about the memories that came back because of the smells of the place. You probably want to fly...

Japan: what sort of jobs are available with a working holiday visa?, working holiday visa, japan photo gallery
working holiday visa, japan photo gallery, japan national tourist: Hi, You need a degree for a full time job at an English school, but there are part time jobs you can take; or in bigger cities with a sizable foreigner population there are things like bar jobs. If you ca, look at some of the ex-pat magazines like Tokyo...

Japan: touring sendai and hokaido, jr hokkaido, slower train
jr hokkaido, slower train, departure days: Hi, To me getting the full JR Pass before going to Japan might make more sense, but if I remember right, there is a 5 or 10 day JR Hokkaido Pass (and you will be there more than 5 days). The price of a 5 day JR East Pass and a 5 day JR Hokkaido Hokkaido...

Japan: Moving to Japan, iwakuni japan, work visa
Japan: Moving to Japan, iwakuni japan, work visa, tourist visa

Japan: Japan Travel, city subway maps, tokyo subway map
city subway maps, tokyo subway map, national tourist organization: Hi, If you plan to go the whole way by rail, then getting a JR Rail Pass would be a good idea. There are also regional passes which can help you out. For within cities, most people can take subways (which are not covered by the Pass) but there are city...

Japan: Japan Travel, national tourist organization, japan national tourist organization
national tourist organization, japan national tourist organization, japan national tourist: Dear Richard, Yokohama and Tokyo are very easy to navigate. Please check this website: http://www.jnto.go.jp/eng/ it has all the information you need. As for Kobe and Kyoto, I don t know anything about that area, but again, the Japan National Tourist...

Japan: Kanji translation, kanji translation, kanji symbols
kanji translation, kanji symbols, shu: Yup, your source was right. :) It s pretty much live for the moment. This is pronounced setsu na shu gi with the spacing indicating the reading of the characters from top right to bottom right. You probably can tell, but it s four different versions...

Japan: Moving to Japan, fiance visa, moving to japan
fiance visa, moving to japan, work visa: Hi Teri, I am not sure if the military has any kind of special visa arrangement with the Japanese government to allow you to stay for such a period. You need to check if they allow any kind of fiance visa, otherwise you need to get married. If you don...

Japan: Tokyo/Osaka/Hokkaido, national tourist organization, japan national tourist organization
national tourist organization, japan national tourist organization, japan national tourist: Hi, I think you can find a list of budget accommodations from the Japan National Tourist Organization page at www.jnto.go.jp as well as on the Japan FAQ at www.thejapanfaq.com -- I would also look into getting a JR Rail Pass for getting around, or look...

Japan: General 'stuff' about Japan to help plan our trip, kimi ryokan, yen coins
kimi ryokan, yen coins, tokyo to osaka: Hi, There are several inexpensive places to stay in Japan. You can try looking at www.jnto.go.jp for some sightseeing info and cheaper places to stay, as well as http://www.e-hoteljapan.com http://www.japanhotel.net http://www.eryokan.co.jp http://www.ryokan.or.jp/...

Japan: A gift for a Japanese guest, gifts
gifts: Hi, I don t think you need to walk on eggshells with the arrival of your guest -- be warm and welcoming, and that should be fine. He may be very tired though with a long plane trip and time difference, so if possible I would try not to overload his schedule...

Japan: about japan, allexperts, central dot
allexperts, central dot, japanese women: Dear Mr. Canciller, It may be possible to find her, but Mariku is a first name not a family name so it is very difficult. I will try and find a phone number you can call in Okinawa of records from that time. Does he have any pictures? Is this the mother...

Japan: I have some questions about the konyoku, hot springs in japan, konyoku
hot springs in japan, konyoku, western influence: Hi, Yes, there are some konyoku hot springs in Japan, but quite often men go there and are disappointed to learn that the women there are older than their grandmothers. After the mid-19th century Japan absorbed more western influence, so these types of...

Japan: time difference, columbia south carolina, okinawa japan
columbia south carolina, okinawa japan, time tomorrow: Hi Louise, The time difference from the East Coast to Japan is 13 hours in daylight savings and 14 hours otherwise. The way to remember it is if it is 8am your time, it is 8pm +2. his time. But, if it is 8 pm your time, it is 10 am his time, TOMORROW....

Japan: Japanese Wedding Expenses, allexperts, wedding expenses
allexperts, wedding expenses, japanese wedding: Hi, This question was answered under weddings already. Here is the link: http://en.allexperts.com/q/Weddings-1546/Japanese-wedding-etiquette.htm It looks to be correct. I would have your son, meet with the parents and get a clear answer. Japanese...

Japan: Japanese language correspondence in Japan for foreign workers, private training schools, course correspondence
private training schools, course correspondence, correspondence index: Brett, I ve done some searching, and I must admit I haven t come up with much. Kumon (http://www.kumon.ne.jp/jpn/english/course_correspondence/index.html) seems to be one of the bigger brand correspondence courses, but I haven t been able to figure out...

Japan: Problems going back in Japan?, nationality, restriction
nationality, restriction, scrutiny: Hi, There are a lot of variables here...if you are in Japan to visit and it looks like it is just that, then generally there should be no problems. But if you show up in Narita right after your restriction is over, it might draw a lot more scrutiny,...

Japan: Searching for Chemical Consultant in Japan, chemicals industry, chemical consultant
chemicals industry, chemical consultant, precise question: Dear Mr. Cometta, Thank you for your precise question. I would be happy to work with you directly on this project. I would be able to do the interviews you describe. I will contact you via email. Sincerely, Donald Nordeng www.japanexperts.co...

Japan: Travel queations, visa mastercard american express, english signs
visa mastercard american express, english signs, budget places: Hi, It is hard to make any estimation without more info such as where you plan to go, how long you are going to be there, what an acceptable budget is for you, what accommodations are OK, your age and stamina, etc...... If you want everything planned...

Japan: train/subway, keisei skyliner, tsukiji fish market
keisei skyliner, tsukiji fish market, narita airport: Hi, As I recall several years ago there were a few signs, but they were in Japanese. It is not a problem though, since you will certainly not be alone when you go there...just follow along from the train station and you ll be there in just a few minutes...

Japan: alone in tokyo, lifetime trip, roppongi hills
lifetime trip, roppongi hills, old dude: Hi Salim, I would stay in Shibuya, not Roppongi. And I would spend time in Ginza, Harajuku, Omotesando, Shibuya and Roppongi Hills. All taxi distance apart. If you check out http://metropolis.co.jp/ you can find all kinds of fun events and parties....

Japan: alone in tokyo, tokyo narita airport, giant screen tvs
tokyo narita airport, giant screen tvs, narita airport: HI, Roppongi is best known as where a lot of expat bars and hangouts are. There might be some cheaper hotels there as well...but it is easy to get around all over Tokyo until about midnight when the trains and subways stop. As for going from Tokyo Narita...

Japan: Japanese translation questions, japanese speakers
Japan: Japanese translation questions, japanese speakers

Japan: Internet providers in Japan, new apartment, security service
new apartment, security service, dear mr: Hi Chol, I use NTT and am happy with it. I pay about 10,000 yen a month , but I have a movie service and security service and hikari fiber. If you go to an electronics shop, many times they will give you a rebate of 10,000 to 50,000 yen for signing...

Japan: Japan trip with children, kimi ryokan, visa mastercard american express
kimi ryokan, visa mastercard american express, yen coins: Hi, There is enough time to see a touch of Tokyo and Kyoto, for 5 days, though it may be rushing a bit from one place to another. Kyoto and Nara are definite must-sees in Japan. For where to stay, you might look at http://www.e-hoteljapan.com http://www.japanhotel.net...

Japan: Japanese credit card, japanese spouse, working in japan
japanese spouse, working in japan, company ceo: Hi, She can apply for one, but getting a credit card in Japan is often no easy task for foreigners living there. They certainly don t hand them out like candy like in America. There have been some who found one fairly easily, but for many the banks require...

Japan: Japanese translation questions, translation questions, japanese translation
translation questions, japanese translation, native speaker: Hi Den, It s pretty much this, although the Japanese seems pretty stilted, like it wasn t written by a native speaker, or like they were deliberately writing very simply. 1. What way of speaking in English is considered polite ? 2. When (if) you...

Japan: Moving to Japan, teaching job in japan, teaching english in japan
teaching job in japan, teaching english in japan, japanese citizenship: Hi, It is fairly easy to get a teaching job in Japan; all you need is a Bachelor s in something. Of course, it is trickier to get a *good* job or something where both of you are together, or at least in the same city. It is also true Japan is not an immigrant...

Japan: Sapporo- tokyo, bullet train, express train
bullet train, express train, travel fares: Hi, To my knowledge you still can only take a bullet train part way, but the rest you have to take an express train. I think the total time is about 12 hours. I think a far more practical way would be to fly -- there are some discount travel fares for...

Japan: Word Translation Please, koh toh, mama bird
koh toh, mama bird, parent bird: Hi Tonya, A baby bird is a kotori . ko means child and tori means bird. The pronunciation would be something like koh-tour-ri The Japanese ri actually sounds pretty close to an American dee . So, something more like koh-toh-dee , but not...

Japan: working lifestyle, long holidays, work ethic
long holidays, work ethic, national holidays: Hi Tibet, Japanese people are not workaholics, they have a very high work ethic and tend to follow the group. They actually have over 20 national holidays which most companies honor. It is usually the foreign companies which work on these days. They...

Japan: a year long stay in japan with my friend!, exchange student program, forign exchange
exchange student program, forign exchange, friend brooke: Which program are you going with? Most of it depends on the orgaization. I went with YFU. For most programs, you don t need to know any Japanese (I didn t, but it helps!). You also probably won t be able to see your friend in Japan, because being separated...

Japan: acquiring Japanese records, naha okinawa, naha city
naha okinawa, naha city, marriage registration: Dear Susan, You would need to contact the city office where your marriage was registered. It is called a kointodokejurishomeisho. (notice of receipt of marriage registration). I suppose you would contact the Naha city office? Here is the English website....

Japan: Business Customs in Japan, labour statistics, business customs
labour statistics, business customs, labour policy: Dear Jacqueline, Good questions. Work hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., lunch is not paid. By law overtime is 1.25x your hourly wage however, if you are in management, this does not apply. So many companies only have managers to avoid paying. The Japan...

Japan: Exchange money, visa mastercard american express, travelers cheques
visa mastercard american express, travelers cheques, visa electron: Hi, Travelers checks give a slightly better exchange rate for you compared to cash. And going to a major Japanese post office and exchanging them there will give a little better exchange rate than any bank. It is true that regarding money, Japan is still...

Japan: Japanese culture/food, conservative circles, japanese etiquette
conservative circles, japanese etiquette, japan guide: Hi, It might be a bit, but I don t think any more than in the West. When eating rice though, since Japan has had many food shortages in its history, in more conservative circles you are supposed to eat every last grain of rice in your bowl. But in restaurants,...

Japan: moving to japan to study for a year + visas?, visa sponsorship, japanese immigration
visa sponsorship, japanese immigration, animation course: Hi, Unless they have made a very recent change to the rules on working with a student visa (called shugaku visa ), you can legally work up to 20 hrs/week on a student visa, after you fill out a separate form at the Japanese Immigration office indicating...

Japan: Using a Foreign Credit Card, living in japan, japanese website
living in japan, japanese website, visa: This will probably depend on the web site, but in general, Visa is pretty widely accepted in Japan, so I suspect you ll be able to do that without any problems. I sincerely doubt you could get a Japanese credit card without living in Japan. As far as...

Japan: Does 200000 yens pm enough to live in japan, living in japan, good resources
living in japan, good resources, yen: Hi, A lot depends on where you live and if that includes a place to stay. If you are in the countryside where rent is not so bad, then it is...but it is not high living by any means. Food can be typically about 30,000 yen a month, or more if you eat...

Japan: Boss going to Japan with Family, formal endorsement, pre paid cell phones
formal endorsement, pre paid cell phones, japan guide: Yvette, Sorry I didn t get back to you sooner. I think pre-paid is probably the way to go. Here are a few links that may help you figure this out! http://www.cellularabroad.com/japanRcell.php http://www.planetomni.com/SIM_CTRY_japan_DTL.shtml http://www.pupuru.com/en/standard_en.html...

Japan: Information, vampires and werewolves, history of werewolves
vampires and werewolves, history of werewolves, legends myths: Howdy, I d try some of the following: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/japan.html http://ixsmtravel.com/images/JapanMap.jpg http://www.jnto.go.jp/eng/map/index_map.html The last one in particular is part of the Japan Tourism Board, so they have a...

Japan: Japan, land of the rising sun, flag of japan
land of the rising sun, flag of japan, hinomaru: Quintavious, Are you referring to the hinomaru, the Japanese flag currently in use with a red circle on a white field? The red circle represents the sun, brightness, and warmth. It was chosen because the name of the country in Japanese means, land...

Japan: Kanji names, foreign exchange student, anime fan
foreign exchange student, anime fan, sore wa: Hi Callista, That is a great question. This is a really basic question in Japan and asking how someone s name is written shows great respect. Usually, you could just ask something like: Onamae wa nan to oshimasu deshoka? (What is your name?) Sore wa...

Japan: Narita to Kobe, city subway maps, tokyo subway map
city subway maps, tokyo subway map, japan fare: Hi, It typically takes about 2 and a half hours to make the bus trip, perhaps less if things are smooth and more if there is a lot of traffic during the day. The cost of the bus ride is 3000 yen and you can get tickets for the orange limosine bus in...

Japan: Watermelon shapes?, japan carving
japan carving: Hi Matt, Yes, fruit carving is very popular in Japan, China, Thailand, and other countries in Asia. Check out http://www.chiff.com/a/watermelon-contest.htm for some great step by step tips on how to do the carving. I recommend going to a Thai festival,...

Japan: Travel from osaka to hakone, hakone, osaka
hakone, osaka, railway: Hi, The easist way to see the options (and costs) are to input 2 stations in the Railway Calculator and see what turns up. It is at http://www.hyperdia.com/cgi-english/hyperWeb.cgi There is also good info at http://wikitravel.org/en/Hakone Best...

Japan: wanting cheap accom near meiji shrine toyko, Tokyo ryokan, travel in Japan
Tokyo ryokan, travel in Japan: Hi, There are many to choose from in Tokyo, such as http://www.tokyo-hotel-ryokan.or.jp/map_23_english.html http://www.andon.co.jp http://www.tokyoryokan.com http://www.libertyhouse.gr.jp http://www.kimi-ryokan.jp http://www.tctv.ne.jp/sawanoya ...

Japan: 2 day stay in Tokyo, Tokyo
Tokyo: Hi, Best and cheapest are not often in the same category. But it is not really hard to get into Tokyo. The least expensive is by train such as the Keisei skyliner and then go by subway to Ginza. However, if you are taking a lot of luggage, it might...

Japan: 3 weeks in Japan with a 15 month old, milk, Japan
milk, Japan: Dear Michelle, That is fantastic, well you will be happy to know that nearly all the milk in Japan is 4.3 whole milk. You can get it at any convenience store. It is actually hard to find 2 nd skim milk. You can even find milk pasteurized at a low temperature...

Japan: First Tokyo visit, 9/2-10/08, city subway maps, tokyo subway map
city subway maps, tokyo subway map, kanto area: Hi, You can get the Green Car type if you want, but it is more expensive and not really necessary. The rail pass will nearly pay for itself just by the round trip from Tokyo to Kansai. By the way, be sure to visit Nara while down there, to see the deer...

Japan: Shinto, samurai tattoos, sham
Japan: Shinto, samurai tattoos, sham, invention

Japan: going to japan for 2 weeks., city subway maps, tokyo subway map
city subway maps, tokyo subway map, kimi ryokan: Hi, A lot depends on where you are going and what you are planning to do. If you are going to cross the country, getting a JR Rail Pass before you go to Japan is a very good idea. Also in big cities you can get a one day subway pass which can save a lot...

Japan: japanese engagement, japanese wedding, japanese culture
japanese wedding, japanese culture, fiance: Hi, That is the most notable ceremony -- actually these days things are far more casual than in the past, and many families don t go through such rituals. I would leave it up to your fiance as to how traditional they want to do things, and how many parties...

Japan: Shinto, tattoo, bushido
tattoo, bushido, shinto: Hi Joe, The characters for Shinto are 神道 If you are in Japan, the Jinja Honcho (Association of Shinto Shrines) http://www.jinjahoncho.or.jp/en/, is located in Yoyogi, I recommend a trip there first. You can also check here for more...

Japan: shots, Japan, vaccinations
Japan, vaccinations, immunizations: Dear Jameica, According to MD Travel Heath, no special immunizations or medications are necessary for most trips to Japan. http://www.mdtravelhealth.com/destinations/asia/japan.php However, this document http://www.adb.org/documents/events/2006/16th-tax-conference/travel-advisory.pdf....

Japan: Tokyo to Sapporo, Japan travel cost
Japan travel cost: Hi, It is roughly 500 miles. The fastest way is by plane; Haneda Airport has many flights every day. The least expensive would be by express train or bus..but it will take a long time. You can find rail fares at http://www.hyperdia.com/cgi-english/hyperWeb.cgi...

Japan: travel from Narita to Kobe, tokyo subway map, narita airport
tokyo subway map, narita airport, jr train: Hi, The best option since you have luggage and a kid would be to take the orange limosine bus from Narita airport -- it is a straight shot to Haneda airport and then you can take a bus or taxi to your hotel near Haneda. The bus is about 3000 yen (may be...

Japan: Japanese Law Enforcement, joining the police, japanese citizen
joining the police, japanese citizen, spouse visa: Hi, As for joining the police, I would tend to doubt it. You would need a visa capable of working in Japan, such as a spouse visa -- I would think they would want probably a Japanese citizen for most positions though. But you can certainly take a look...

Japan: Teaching English in Japan, teaching in Japan, ESL
teaching in Japan, ESL, EFL: Hi, I am not sure who you mean by they . There is no limit on hiring for someone, but what school are you thinking of? There are many private conversation schools like Aeon or Geos or many others, but mainly they hire young people just out of college....

Japan: Train travel from Narita to Hakone, jr yamanote line, tokyo shinjuku
jr yamanote line, tokyo shinjuku, shinjuku station: Hi,  The Romancecar is simply a limited express train from Shinjuku to Hakone. It got that name a long time ago for its two seaters with no armrest -- kind of like love seat. As for the free pass, a lot depends on how much you plan to do within that...

Japan: tourism in Japan, kimi ryokan, national tourist organization
kimi ryokan, national tourist organization, japan national tourist organization: Hi, There are many important historical places in Japan; a lot depends on your own interests. But the cultural jewel of the country is clearly Kyoto, the old capital. Nearby Nara, which was also the capital for a short time, is also very nice. But...

Japan: What to do in Hiroshima for a day, hiroshima prefecture, hiroshima castle
hiroshima prefecture, hiroshima castle, genbaku dome: Hi, Perhaps the most famous site in Hiroshima is the Genbaku Dome, which is a surviving building from the A-bombing of the city in WWII. It has a museum there on the bombing (but virtually nothing on the war). The other famous place in Hiroshima Prefecture...

Japan: rail pass and fall color, jr trains, narita
jr trains, narita, nikko: Hi, I think the closest you can get on the JR Line is Odawara, and then you must take non-JR trains the rest of the way, or by bus. If you are only staying in the same general area, a full JR Pass probably is not worth it. But you can get a JR East...

Japan: theres information i can't find about currency (needed for a geography assignment), geography assignment, google
geography assignment, google, japanese yen: Dear Mason, I typed why is the yen stronger than the australian dollar? into google and chose this site:http://www.currencynews.co.uk/forex/aud/ and this site:http://www.theaustralian.news.com.au/story/0,25197,24291872-20142,00.html Take a look. ...

Japan: Word translation, native japanese speaker, character word
native japanese speaker, character word, word translation: Hi Manuel, That definitely IS a beautiful piece. Unfortunately, I must admit my knowledge of art is very limited. It seems pretty likely that the calligraphy on the kettle is a name of some sort, but unfortunately I cannot read it. If I were you, I would...

Japan: when to apply for a visa, working holiday visa, japan guide
working holiday visa, japan guide, embassy consulate: Hi, A lot depends on where you are, and how busy the embassy/consulate is. It is possible to have it done in a few weeks, but I think you would be safer to request it 6-8 weeks before -- in case you need to follow up on anything. Of course, for the most...

Japan: Online reservation Bus Tokyo to Hakuba, phone numbers
Japan: Online reservation Bus Tokyo to Hakuba, phone numbers

Japan: trying to identify the markings on the bottom of a vase, vase, oriental vase
Japan: trying to identify the markings on the bottom of a vase, vase, oriental vase

Japan: Japanese Gifts for mother-in-law in the states, Fukuoka
Fukuoka: Hi, I am not sure of her region of Fukuoka, as you write, or if there is anything from that region that suits her fancy. The most famous things of Fukuoka are its ramen and mentaiko, or spiced raw salmon roe. The latter needs refrigeration so probably...

Japan: Japanese Translation of 'A Tangled Web', native japanese speaker, sir walter scott
native japanese speaker, sir walter scott, translation community: Hi Alice, Unfortunately, I m not quite sure what would be the best translation of this phrase would be. Typically, in the translation community, most people translate INTO their native language, so I m worried that anything I could suggest wouldn t be a...

Japan: MC, google maps, okinawa japan
google maps, okinawa japan, exact spelling: Dear Evelyn, Google Maps will let you find many places just by typing in the name. For example I put what you wrote and got this : http://maps.google.com/maps?client=safari&q=Kunigami-Gun,+Okinawa&oe=UTF-8&ie=UTF8&ll=26.475106,127.822323&spn=0.049017,0.062571&t=h&z=14&iwloc=B...

Japan: Missing Person, private investigation firms, private investigation firm
private investigation firms, private investigation firm, child abduction: Dear Celine, I suspect, in a case like this, your best option would be to get in touch with a private investigation firm. Of course, this would cost money, and you d want to be sure to research and find a firm that either has experience in Japan or has...

Japan: National Geographic's Fight Science, ninja fukiya blowgun blow gun weapon
ninja fukiya blowgun blow gun weapon: Hi Brian, Weird that you grew up in Framingham! I was born there, but only lived there for two years, then moved back to the area for completely unrelated reasons 26 years later. In terms of fukiya, hmm, I m certainly no expert. In fact, the first place...

Japan: Online reservation Bus Tokyo to Hakuba, night buses, hakuba
night buses, hakuba, airport travel: Hi, The site unfortunately is only in Japanese. It is certainly possible to get tickets on the day of your trip, or your hotel before thru the net if they have an internet connection. There are several agencies that can help also; either by directly selling...

Japan: how to obtain a death certificate from naha okinawa, naha okinawa, john dear
naha okinawa, john dear, embassy website: Dear John, I don t know if you have contacted the US Embassy in Japan, but I have located the link asking for vital records. http://tokyo.usembassy.gov/e/acs/tacs-7114c.html The link with phone number of the city office in Naha is this: http://www.city.naha.okinawa.jp/en/livingguide/FLsisetu1.html...

Japan: re-entry permit/Alien registration, working holiday visa, alien registration card
working holiday visa, alien registration card, japanese immigration: Hi, As I recall you are given a paper temporary registration after you apply for the Alien Registration card, and then you need to go back to your city/town or ward office to get the real card after a few weeks. Most likely this will suffice; but to make...

Japan: short term assignment living expenses, living expenses, lifestyle
living expenses, lifestyle, budget: Hi, It s of course very hard to estimate any living expenses accurately since the figure can vary widely according to what lifestyle you want to have, what is considered essential , and what how much you can make do with. It is certainly not living as...

Japan: Travelling/Honeymoon/18mth Child, sightseeing destinations, traveling in japan
sightseeing destinations, traveling in japan, baby changing stations: Hi Sarah, Well, a few things. First off, I must admit, when I lived in Japan, I didn t have kids, so I don t have any specific experience traveling in Japan with a little one. On the other hand, I since have had kids, so I know the sorts of things you re...

Japan: trying to identify the markings on the bottom of a vase, luck steve, sorry steve
luck steve, sorry steve, vase: Alright, that helps! In this case, I believe it s Chinese, not Japanese. Specifically, it seems to refer to the Qianlong reign in China, which was from 1735-1796. The two characters on the right, top to bottom, read Qianlong in Chinese. The two on the...

Japan: Visa Issues, getting a working visa, working holiday in australia
getting a working visa, working holiday in australia, www mofa go jp: Hi, I would look at a site like http://www.mofa.go.jp/j_info/visit/w_holiday/index.html or http://www.sydney.au.emb-japan.go.jp/Visa/Visa5WHoliday.htm I can t find any info that would prohibit you from applying just because you are not in the U.K....

Japan: voltage in japan, step down transformer, quartz clocks
step down transformer, quartz clocks, canadian voltage: If your equipment is for the US/Canadian voltage, then a step down transformer is of little use to you. North American voltage is 110-120 volts, and in Japan it is 100 volts. So as you can see you don t need to step down anything. Most electronics will work...

Japan: Difficult Kanji, ms paint, language experience
ms paint, language experience, vertical lines: Hi Tim, Thanks for your message. I m sure you realize, it s pretty difficult to decipher without seeing the actual kanji, but having discussed this with a native speaker, and with the proximity to 年 , we suspect that your mystery kanji is something...

Japan: Finding work in Tokyo, working holiday visa, japanese politicians
working holiday visa, japanese politicians, loving girlfriend: Hi, The schools generally require a degree because the Japanese government requires having at least a B.A. to get a work visa. It was a bone thrown to the right-wing of Japanese politicians to say they are not letting in a lot of unskilled workers. If...

Japan: Gift for my Japanese Auto Mechanic?, pens pencils, salad dressings
pens pencils, salad dressings, green teas: Hi, It s really not easy to answer what would be appropriate without knowing what he likes, as well as how much you are willing to spend. Perhaps something that represents where you are from, and something that he would not see available in Japan would...

Japan: Train travel, trains japan, osaka international
trains japan, osaka international, english signs: Cindy, I m very sorry for the delay in responding to this, it somehow got stuck in my spam filter! The answer to your question is . . . somewhere in the middle. Osaka International and most of the large train stations in Japan are very good about having...

Japan: train, shinkansen bullet train, osaka kansai
shinkansen bullet train, osaka kansai, shinagawa station: No there is no direct train from Narita Airport to Kobe. A connection must be made in Tokyo Station or Shinagawa Stations in Tokyo. The trip will take around 4.5 hours from Narita Airport (with a connection in Tokyo Station/Shinagawa Station in Tokyo...

Japan: Etiquette, japanese exchange students, pens pencils
japanese exchange students, pens pencils, salad dressings: Hi, Well, ideally it would have been good to give her something for the bracelet...which is why I advise everyone going to Japan to have a few little items from home for exactly that. But Japanese don t hold foreigners to the same standards they hold...

Japan: Guest house, hostels in japan, japanese inn
hostels in japan, japanese inn, hostelz: Hi, Yes there are some,depending on where in Japan you are. The more foreigners there are in a city, the better your chances are. Don t hold your breath for smaller towns though. You might look at some sites like http://www.oakhouse.jp/eng http://www.sakura-house.com...

Japan: Japanese public records, private investigation firms, private investigation firm
private investigation firms, private investigation firm, japanese records: I suspect, in a case like this, your best option would be to get in touch with a private investigation firm. Of course, this would cost money, and you d want to be sure to research and find a firm that either has experience in Japan or has a strong relationship...

Japan: Japanese-themed gift, japanese sweets, instant miso soup
japanese sweets, instant miso soup, japanese snacks: Hi, I would look at a site like http://www.asianfoodgrocer.com and pick out a few items. Most likely you can find many of the same items at the store you go to; or you can order from the store above or one like it. Some ideas are Japanese sweets,...

Japan: Japanese-themed gift, japanese chopsticks, great gift idea
japanese chopsticks, great gift idea, sushi kit: Hmm, this is a very interesting question. The non-perishable thing really limits what you can do. One possibility is to just continue down the path you ve already started - pick the Asian market clean of small Japanese treats. Asian markets often have lots...

Japan: japanese citizen, embassies and consulates, japanese embassies
embassies and consulates, japanese embassies, japanese citizenship: Tissuechan, Thanks for your note. Unfortunately, I m not really an expert in immigration. You also didn t mention what country you are in right now. (You said, I was told to stay here for 6 months, but you didn t say where here is!) You also didn t...

Japan: Road signs in Japan, tourism japan, japan train
tourism japan, japan train, road signs: It s hard to say, really. The safest answer is tourism. Japan gets a large amount of income from tourism, and a vast percentage of the (travelling) world speaks English. That said, it s certainly not EVERYWHERE in Japan. Train stations, airports, and...

Japan: tokyo narita to kobe, tokyo narita, japan guide
tokyo narita, japan guide, wikitravel: Hi, I think there are direct buses to Kobe, but mostly you go there by way of Osaka. You can find some info at http://www.japan-guide.com/e/e2366_tokyo.html http://wikitravel.org/en/Kobe You can book before, but unless it is a busy travel season...

Japan: kanji, new job, 12365
Japan: kanji, new job, 12365

Japan: kanji, native japanese speaker, lifechange
native japanese speaker, lifechange, dictionary search: My problem with your second picture is that I don t think it s actually a word, at least in Japanese (it s possible it could be Chinese). (EDIT: I checked with a Chinese co-worker. She doesn t think it s a word in Chinese, either...) Kanji have individual...

Japan: New Year in Japan, new year traditions, kyoto area
new year traditions, kyoto area, shinto shrines: Hi Nur, Thanks for your message. I apologize for the delay in responding. It s been over a decade since I spent a New Year s in Japan, so I m frankly not sure how things are these days. Traditionally, yes, Jan 1 and the first few days thereafter Japan seems...

Japan: Where to go, japan national tourist, kansai area
japan national tourist, kansai area, kansai region: Hi, You don t say how long you will stay or your budget, but for most, a visit to Tokyo and the Kansai region fit the bill, with some half or full day trips. One thing you might look into is getting a JR Rail Pass which allows you to go all over the country...

Japan: Fishing, iwana, aizu
iwana, aizu, bullet train: OK, this is way out of my realm of expertise, but it s my understanding that Japanese trout ( iwana or yamame ) are primarily in the northern part of Japan, from Niigata and up north. Tokyo to Niigata only takes about 2 hours, but that s by bullet train,...

Japan: Money In Japan, youth hostel membership, dorm bed
Japan: Money In Japan, youth hostel membership, dorm bed, youth hostels

Japan: Vampires in Japan, yellow skin, big eyes
Japan: Vampires in Japan, yellow skin, big eyes, cartoonists

Japan: fiance visa, working holiday visa, fiance visa
working holiday visa, fiance visa, full time job: Hi, To my knowledge Japan does not have a fiance visa. So you are limited to a 90 day landing permit, and work is not legal (but maybe easy to find). The best idea is to get a student visa or working holiday visa if you can, or else find a full time...

Japan: Money In Japan, seishun 18 kippu, night buses
seishun 18 kippu, night buses, japan guide: Hi, A lot depends on how you wish to travel, where you want to stay, and what you want to eat. Some info that will help is at http://www.solotravel.org/japan-solo-travel.htm You can save a lot of money by eating at inexpensive places like noodle restaurants...

Japan: Particles, internet research, whirl
internet research, whirl, google: Hi Joe. Heh, if I could answer this question any more clearly than anyone else, I could make a bundle selling it. :) Well, rather than re-invent the wheel, I did some Internet research on it. If you Google wa versus ga, you ll get a ton of ideas to...

Japan: Staying and getting around Tokyo, cherry blossoms, tokyo station
cherry blossoms, tokyo station, yamanote line: Trains in the morning begin to run around 4:30~5am, there is no major difference if it is a weekend, holiday or regular weekday, the schedules are normally the same. The trip is 16~17 minutes from Shibuya and costs 190 yen. The trip from Yoyogi is about...

Japan: Train from Tokyo to Kobe, tokaido shinkansen, becoming a nuisance
tokaido shinkansen, becoming a nuisance, late train: Hi, To transfer is not hard at all -- the signboards do have English on them as well. The train you board may terminate in Osaka, in which case you will need to board another train to go on to Kobe, but many times the train will simply stop at Osaka and...

Japan: Travel from Narita to Kobe, rail fare calculator, keisei skyliner
rail fare calculator, keisei skyliner, narita airport: Hi, Your info is correct. You first need to get the passes *before* you go to Japan. From Narita Airport a cheaper and easy way to get to Tokyo is the Keisei Skyliner to Ueno station. But you could take some buses that go to the bullet train stations,...

Japan: trasnportation in Japan, ishiya chocolate factory, hokkaido japan
ishiya chocolate factory, hokkaido japan, chocolate fondue: Hi, There is an Ishiya Chocolate factory in Sapporo, if that is what you are referring to. The address is 2-2-11-63 Miyanosawa, Nishi-ku Sapporo 063-0052 Tel. 011 666 1481 I would budget about 60-90 minutes to go through it. I hear the chocolate...

Japan: Vampires in Japan, japanese mythology, manga anime
japanese mythology, manga anime, japanese names: Hi Raechil, Thanks for your question. I m hardly an expert on Japanese mythology, but I m not sure I agree with whatever web site you found. It s my impression that Japan never had something particularly close to the Western vampire. (See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vampire_folklore_by_region.)...

Japan: visa to enter japan, working holiday visa, teaching english in japan
working holiday visa, teaching english in japan, term visa: Hi, For many, teaching English is a common vehicle to working in Japan. There are many schools that higher teachers on a one year renewable contract, and while the pay is not wildly high, for most it is enough to pay the bills. Many larger chains like...

Japan: visa to enter japan, working holiday visa, teaching companies
working holiday visa, teaching companies, jet programme: Hmm, this is a tricky one. Honestly, it s tough to just find a job in Japan. One choice would be the Jet Programme (http://www.jetprogramme.org/). That would nicely get you there and employed for 1-3 years. Of course, it s a program that you need to apply...

Japan: train connections, sobu line, tokyo station
sobu line, tokyo station, jr train: Narita is some distance from Tokyo, also the hours traveled is not ideal because there will be no express trains running just yet at the times you need. Here are a few routes by JR train: Possible Route 1 ------------------------------------ 1. Take...

Japan: I am trying to order something from amazon.co.jp. and I don't speak Japanese language, japanese area, amazon
japanese area, amazon, shipping amounts: Hi, These are all in Japanese, all Japanese area. No idea on the shipping, likely $30. I would create an account on amazon.co.jp to get the shipping amounts. They do have English available for the menus only. 中古商品 - 良い...

Japan: cooking in japan, food of japan, sure what kind
food of japan, sure what kind, japanese cuisine: Hi, I am not sure what kind of visa you will be getting, perhaps a Working Holiday type visa, but most people without specific education in something like medicine, finance, etc usually teach English. Some find some work in restaurants like ex-pat hangouts,...

Japan: Help!, tokyo station, sobu line
tokyo station, sobu line, service train: It is some distance, there are a few ways of getting there. From Tokyo Station, I would take the SOBU LINE (RAPID) service train to CHIBA Station, at Chiba Station, change to the Sotobo Line to MOBARA Station. The trip should take about 1 hour 40 minutes,...

Japan: places to visit in tokyo after 5 pm, things to do in tokyo, tokyo tower
things to do in tokyo, tokyo tower, yurikamome: Hi Niky, There are many things to do in Tokyo after 5. You could go up in Tokyo tower, or ride the Yurikamome to see the night scenes. Also there is a site http://www.vegietokyo.com/ that has lots of vegetarian info. Indian restaurants usually have vegetarian...

Japan: Train from Tokyo to Wakkanai, japan rail pass, japan fare
japan rail pass, japan fare, jr trains: Hi, The Japan Rail Pass covers all JR trains, buses and ferries, except for the fastest bullet train called the Nozomi. For more info, I suggest you look at http://www.japanrailpass.net Actually, if you are not in Japan and don t live there, and time...

Japan: Travelling in Japan, japan national tourist, travelling in japan
japan national tourist, travelling in japan, area of japan: Hi, If you want to tour northern Japan while going down to Tokyo, there is a lot of country to see -- you didn t specify your interests, but a good resource for each area of Japan is on the Japan National Tourist Org. page at www.jnto.go.jp Best...

Japan: tokyo for 2 and half day, metropolitan government office, giant ferris wheel
metropolitan government office, giant ferris wheel, visa mastercard american express: Hi, Both Kamakura and Hakone are excellent choices. If you want to see a historic city with lots of cultural temples and shrines, I would say Kamakura would be the better choice. But if nature is what you want, by all means try Hakone. Mt Fuji is nice...

Japan: what, time zone calculator, daylight savings time
time zone calculator, daylight savings time, makenna: Dear Makenna, Here is a time zone calculator: http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html It depends on the time zone in the U.S. that you are in and whether or not it is daylight savings time or not. East coast is +12 hours now and CA is...

Japan: Family Accommodation for 6 in Tokyo, kimi ryokan, shrek watta house
kimi ryokan, shrek watta house, sightseeing info: Hi, I doubt you can all stay together, you will need at least 2 rooms at most places, but you can do a search below. There are a number of budget places. If you can, stay in a ryokan (Japanese inn) for at least a night -- it is a great Japanese experience....

Japan: how can i find a apartment in japan ?, regional court, foreclosed properties
Japan: how can i find a apartment in japan ?, regional court, foreclosed properties, very reasonable price

Japan: Strange question about a cell phone., cdma technology, gsm standard
Japan: Strange question about a cell phone., cdma technology, gsm standard, keitai

Japan: how can i find a apartment in japan ?, apartment
apartment: Hi, Typically an apartment is found through a real estate agent in Japan. There are large and small ones, and they can show you what they have to offer. Being a foreigner in Japan can be a problem for getting an apartment though -- some landlords don...

Japan: hi, tourist visa, return ticket
tourist visa, return ticket, enough money: Hi, There is no minimum amount you need in your bank account to visit Japan. Probably there will be no trouble at all on entering Japan -- but you didn t say where you are from. If you are from SE Asia or the Philippines or somewhere, there could be more...

Japan: Interested In Taking A Trip To Japan, teaching conversational english, teaching english in japan
teaching conversational english, teaching english in japan, kansai area: Hi, Many westerners with just a Bachelor s can get a job teaching English (on a yearly contract basis) and be able to see Japan. If you are interested in Japanese history, I would recommend somewhere in the Kansai area or Kyoto. You also might look into...

Japan: Japan meeting style, conflict in business, doing business in japan
conflict in business, doing business in japan, asian counterparts: Dear Sue, Great question. Most likely, it will depend on if this Japanese person lives in the U.S. or not, speaks English or not, and if he or she is a woman or a man. Since you are a woman, lets assume that this Japanese woman is a manager and speaks...

Japan: japanese culture, buddhism in japan, japanese diet
buddhism in japan, japanese diet, holy food: Hi Joahan, That is a great question. Shintoism and Buddhism both had prohibitions against meat, and Shintoism was centered around rice as a holy food. You can find some basic info here: http://sciencelinks.jp/j-east/article/200218/000020021802A0643346.php...

Japan: Strange question about a cell phone., motorola razr, t mobile
motorola razr, t mobile, living in japan: Hi Janelle, Well, Softbank was giving away iPhones before, and I picked one up for free for signing a new contract. For new contracts it is easy to get a new phone. Don t you want to start off with a new phone? http://mb.softbank.jp/mb/iphone_en/ ...

Japan: superhotel, kimi ryokan, shrek watta house
kimi ryokan, shrek watta house, sightseeing info: Hi, I know of the chain and it is a modest and inexpensive place to stay. But Tokyo has so much that you could pick any of the hotels in Tokyo and be close to a lot to see. You may have already decided where to stay, but if interested you might also...

Japan: Ticket price and accomodation., cheapflights, gojapan
cheapflights, gojapan, tokyo japan: Hi Ashley, Japan is a great place. Home stays are usually for students, but you can find some here: http://gojapan.about.com/cs/traveltools/a/homestay.htm Tickets from the UK to Tokyo are about 460 pounds. http://www.cheapflights.co.uk/flights/Tokyo/London/...

Japan: Torii Gate, japanese themes, japanese person
japanese themes, japanese person, natural materials: Dear Robert, It would not be sacrilegious to put the Torii inside your home. However I think it would be more appropriate to place it outside, beyond the porch as the entrance to the great open space. This would be more appropriate. All would enjoy it...

Japan: traveling budget/traveling alone, hotel metropolitan tokyo, japan guide
hotel metropolitan tokyo, japan guide, karuizawa: Dear Theresa, Sounds like a great plan. You know that the second week in August will be holidays in Japan, so you better make reservations soon. It is also the hottest time to come to Tokyo. If you like that, I recommend you stay in a cheaper place....

Japan: try to find old Japanese friend.., yahoo co jp, japanese character
Japan: try to find old Japanese friend.., yahoo co jp, japanese character, cheers

Japan: Phototour of Kanto Region in end November 2009, photo contest winners, kyushu area
photo contest winners, kyushu area, kanto region: Hi, I think it is enough time, but only if you plow through each place and don t stop to smell the roses....you might take a lot of photos, but I don t know if you will enjoy it all on such a tight schedule. At any rate, a lot depends also on what you...

Japan: rail pass, travelling to japan, hiroshima
travelling to japan, hiroshima, day trip: Sorry for the late response, Tokyo can be explored pretty easily and cheaply without a rail pass, so if you opted to save money and get a 7 Day Pass and use it for your trip to Osaka (around Hiroshima and Kyoto and back to Tokyo) all within 7 days, then...

Japan: try to find old Japanese friend.., japanese girl friend, long distance relationship
japanese girl friend, long distance relationship, art institute of chicago: Dear Anthony, If you both have been out of touch for that long, she probably doesn t want to contact you. If you do want to get in touch, you can try her name in Japanese characters on yahoo.co.jp. Do you have email or anything like that? You might try...

Japan: visiting Japan, visiting japan, japanese tourist
visiting japan, japanese tourist, tourist agencies: Hi, A lot depends on the type of hotel, how many guests, the season, etc. Normally a suite in a top name hotel would be much higher, but these days you might be able to find a bargain. There simply are enough hotels in Tokyo to fill up a phone book....

Japan: Conversational English, college grads, part time work
college grads, part time work, conversational english: Hi, If you are referring to a full time contract of teaching, you would be very hard pressed to find any. Unless you have some other visa to live and work in Japan, any such employment would be illegal and since there is a chronic oversupply of new college...

Japan: Is this correct, Yes or No?, passport issuance, jeremy morley
passport issuance, jeremy morley, japanese embassies: You have to set it to private, I can t. I checked your spelling and grammar. You might want to use my corrections. Otherwise, I don t know where you got your data on the first or second paragraph. Other than this it appears accurate. Good Luck...

Japan: Japanese father, japan info, jp
Japan: Japanese father, japan info, jp

Japan: Japanese father, japanese citizenship, filipina wife
japanese citizenship, filipina wife, japanese father: Hi, Yes, it is possible to get Japanese citizenship, but it takes several years and it is not easy. One book that describes a lot about it is at http://www.debito.org/handbook.html if you are serious about it. Being half-Japanese can help since Japanese...

Japan: Kanji word/phrase translation, phrase translation, tattoo artist
phrase translation, tattoo artist, foreign names: Hi Jennifer, I m a little bit torn about how to help you out here, and here s why. Generally, foreign names are not represented in Japanese using kanji (the characters that you are referring to that would typically be used in a tattoo). Foreign names...

Japan: Living in Tokyo, Living in Tokyo, Living in Japan
Living in Tokyo, Living in Japan: Hi, It depends on what specifically you are referring to by living in Tokyo -- there are many different aspects. Public transport like the trains/subways are quite easy and the signs for places are both in English and Japanese. But few Japanese can speak...

Japan: decision making style in japan, uncertainty avoidance, business in japan
uncertainty avoidance, business in japan, geert hofstede: Dear Tieu, Thank you for the excellent question. Honestly, I had never heard Hofstede s Theory of Cultural Dimensions before. Thank you for introducing his work to me. http://www.geert-hofstede.com/hofstede_japan.shtml The figures are here on his...

Japan: decision making style in japan, power distance, masculinity
Japan: decision making style in japan, power distance, masculinity

Japan: Japan at New Years, JR Rail Pass
JR Rail Pass: Hi, I think that if you are going to take a bullet train down to Hiroshima and especially down to Kyushu, then getting a full JR Pass is well worth it. If only staying around the Kansai area and going to Tokyo one way, it may or may not be worth it....

Japan: how do i get a job in japan?, job in Japan
job in Japan: Hi, Your question suggests you are an American, and if so a Working Holiday visa is not an option. Since you don t have at least a Bachelor s, it is not possible to get a full time work visa either. There are some schools like Aeon or Geos that contract...

Japan: Nakanoshima, osaka., Osaka subway
Osaka subway: Hi, Well on their website they show how to get there, but it is all in Japanese! A big hotel like that would usually have info in English as well, you d think. At any rate, they show 2 ways from Osaka Station. The faster and more expensive way is directly...

Japan: visiting sister at Iwakuni Marine Base, Iwakuni
Iwakuni: Hi, I have not been to Iwakuni, and I don t know how far the base is from the city center, etc, but there are usually more inexpensive hotels such as business hotels near the main stations. A business hotel is a no-frills yet clean hotel for business...

Japan: Rental Apartments, shrek watta house, rental apartments
shrek watta house, rental apartments, eigo: Hi, I don t know if they are more convenient, but in general they are more economical. You might have a look at a few websites: http://www.tokyo-weekly-hotel.com/ http://www.tmb.co.jp/~kurumi/eigo.html http://www.shrek-watta-house.com/ http://www.yoshidahouse.net/en/index_en.html...

Japan: Shape up house, e mail address, successful business man
e mail address, successful business man, osaka shi: Hi, Their website lists 2 head offices, one in Tokyo and one in Osaka. I don t know which one the person you are seeking is at, if either. But the addresses are: 107-0052 Tokyo-to Minato-ku Akasaka 6-6-3 SHU Akasaka and Osaka-fu, Osaka-shi...

Japan: Travelling in Japan, travelling in japan, japan railway
travelling in japan, japan railway, temporary visitors: Hi there, people who live in Japan get COMMUTER PASSES these are sold by individual railways depending on where you live. Also the price depends on how far you need to travel each day. Since it is individually specific, I can t tell you any more details...

Japan: find a lost father of my child, private investigation firms, private investigation firm
private investigation firms, private investigation firm, takaoka japan: Dear Gie, I m very sorry to hear about this. :( Unfortunately, I don t have any magic answers. In general, I do not answer questions about finding people, because it s difficult to get involved in situations where one person wants to be found, and the other...

Japan: Internal trips in Japan, japanese inn, japan travel
japanese inn, japan travel, himeji: Hi, I don t know of anything being paid to the embassy, since they are not in any business...but one thing that seems to fit your question if you are doing a lot of travel is a JR Rail Pass which allows you to travel all over Japan for an upfront fee...

Japan: kobe beef, kobe beef steak, japanese delicacy
kobe beef steak, japanese delicacy, breed of cattle: Hello Jay, Also sometimes called wagyuu (that is to say, Japanese beef ) Kobe beef is a very famous (and expensive!) Japanese delicacy. It comes from a very select breed of cattle, and must be slaughtered at one of the 5 authorized slaughterhouses in...

Japan: missing persons, private investigation firms, private investigation firm
private investigation firms, private investigation firm, steve battisti: Dear Michael, In general, I try not to get involved in people finding, because I really have no way of knowing if the party being searched for wants to be found. In your case, you have additional challenges, because Hirasawa isn t an uncommon name,...

Japan: Child Japanese passport, international child abductions, japanese passport
international child abductions, japanese passport, japanese citizen: Hi Christine, thanks for your question. It may not be easy for him, depending on whether or not you registered your child s birth as a Japanese citizen when he or she was born or not, but the short answer is YES. It only takes one parent (plus a birth...

Japan: Japan/ Nara, nara park, kintetsu line
nara park, kintetsu line, small temple: Hello, I think if you have two days to spend in Kansai you might want to drop by Kyoto as well. Seriously. I love Nara with all my heart, but Kyoto is an absolute must-see. I don t recommend sleeping in Nara either: you ll have more choice for good and...

Japan: Japanese characters, traditional calligraphy, japanese characters
traditional calligraphy, japanese characters, gibberish: I feel sure that this is not gibberish, but it is traditional calligraphy written in what is essentially cursive. A native speaker may be able to read it (or may not, some handwriting is more legible than others even for a native!), but personally I don t...

Japan: Nara Japan
Hi, One of the best guides is at http://www.jnto.go.jp/eng/location/rtg/pdf/pg-507.pdf There is also good info at the Japan National Tourist Org at http://www.jnto.go.jp/eng/location/regional/nara/index.html and also http://narashikanko.jp/en/ http://wikitravel.org/en/Nara...

Japan: Taxi cost, taxi
taxi: Hi Nei, In Japan, fares typically start 700 yen for the first two kilometers and then increase by around 100 yen/500 meters traveled. That said, if I remember correctly those two hotels are very far away from each other (and from downtown... odd choice...

Japan: Weather/Best times to travel in Japan, kyoto area, cherry blossoms
kyoto area, cherry blossoms, weather records: Hi, April is warm enough for the Tokyo area, but if you are going to Hokkaido, it can still be fairly cold up there -- perhaps in the low 50 s in the day and about 40 at night. If you want to wait til May, it will be quite warmer, but you still might need...

Japan: can i become a manga artist, drawing anime, japan guide
drawing anime, japan guide, manga artist: Hi, Anything is possible if you put your heart into it but you have to be able to support yourself in Japan as well as be able to accomplish your goals. Living in Japan is quite expensive and you also have to be able to offer something that Japanese can...

Japan: My Daughter, mixi jp, custody decisions
mixi jp, custody decisions, social networking site: First of all let me say that I am sorry about your situation, and wish you luck in your search. However, as you are probably aware Japan is notorious for not honoring joint custody or custody decisions made by foreign courts, and as your daughter is now an...

Japan: Family Name Confusion, naturalization application, immigration practices
naturalization application, immigration practices, immigration official: Hello and thank you for a very interesting question! I agree with what you have surmised. Tamamoto is not a terribly common family name, but it is a family name, and it was extremely popular until about the mid-20th century to give boys names that end...

Japan: Japanese Vase, japanese vase, blue vase
japanese vase, blue vase, white flowers: Thanks very much for your message. Unfortunately, I don t have any expertise in art pieces like this. In this case, I would strongly recommend you take it to an antique specialist to have it appraised. I m afraid I can t offer much more help than that. ...

Japan: japanese language, monkey king enma, verb tense
monkey king enma, verb tense, yahari: Hey there, First of all, let me say that the Japanese used in historical anime/manga is different from everyday Japanese, so I ll help you to the best of my abilities without knowing the context. ;) 1) The verb is in the past tense because of the use...

Japan: japanese language, looks like trouble, japanese language
looks like trouble, japanese language, dono: Without having seen the scene in question I can t be 100% sure, but I would guess that the character was saying maitta ne, doumo. Doumo in this case can have the same meaning as douyara, it seems to be. If I were going to translate that phrase in...

Japan: japanese vase, japanese vase, art pieces
japanese vase, art pieces, canada: Hi Ian, Thanks very much for your message. Unfortunately, I don t have any expertise in art pieces like this. In this case, I would strongly recommend you take it to an antique specialist to have it appraised. I m afraid I can t offer much more help than...

Japan: Travel requirements for child with dual citizenship, japanese passport, japanese canadians
japanese passport, japanese canadians, passport application: Realistically speaking, your child probably doesn t NEED a Japanese passport. The US, as you may know, requires that US citizens use a US passport when entering and leaving the country, and also automatically grants citizenship to any child of a US citizen....

Japan: chinese or japanese marking on bottom of vase, great grandmother, art pieces
great grandmother, art pieces, vase: Thanks very much for your message. Unfortunately, I don t have any expertise in art pieces like this (as it mentions in my profile :) ). In this case, I would strongly recommend you take it to an antique specialist to have it appraised. I m afraid I can t...