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    Changing my name

    Hello I'm from the UK and am marrying my Argentinian boyfriend later this year. I'm planning to take his surname, but am worried this could cause me problems when I apply for the DNI. As I understand it, the DNI will have to be in my maiden name. My question is, does the name on my...
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    Native English Teacher Required

    Hello again! Just to let you know that the position has now been filled. Thank you for your interest. Cheers Claire
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    Native English Teacher Required

    Hello I'm looking for a replacement to teach in-company Business English classes in the centre (9 de Julio). The classes run twice a week, on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, from 3-5pm. The levels are Mid and Upper Intermediate. If you're interested please PM me with your private email...
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    Villa La Angostura and Frutillar!

    Hello! I'm planning a trip to the south and am looking for guest houses/hostels in Villa La Angostura and Frutillar (Chile). If anyone has any recommendations I'd be really grateful! Cheers Claire
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    Phone for Sale -- 90 pesos

    Hello! I know somebody that is interested. I've just sent you a private message with my contact details. Cheers Claire
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    Mosquito net

    Hello! I'm looking for a mosquito net, the kind that fits over a double bed. If anyone could point me in the right direction I'd be very grateful! Cheers Claire
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    Room to rent in Recoleta

    Single room to rent in Argentinean owner´s apartment in Recoleta. 1200 pesos per month, including bills (except phone). Contact Fanny for details at
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    Expired Visa Fine

    Just a tip in case anybody needs to renew for the first time like me! Take a photocopy of the main page and the one with your entry stamp on it. I didn't and had to queue for an hour and a half at the photocopier. Also, the fee (for the visa, not the photocopies ;-)) is 100 pesos. Hope this...
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    Expired Visa Fine

    That's great, thanks! Claire
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    random questions: insurance & housing

    Hello My boyfriend and I did a lot of research and found the Hospital Aleman to be the best - for my needs anyway. The plan I chose covers most things and costs 170 pesos a month. To join all I had to do was go to the hospital and fill in some forms. The address is Pueyrredon 1640 Cheers...
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    Expired Visa Fine

    Ooh, I have a question about this! My tourist visa expires next month and I've read somewhere that for the first renewal you don't have to leave the country. Is this right? And where would I go for this? Immigration at buquebus by any chance?!! Is it easy to find? M$any thanks Claire
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    Hello! I'm a qualified massage therapist and wish to add to my repertoire! I'm particularly interested in reiki and wonder if anybody knows of an institute that offers training in this and other therapies such as shiatsu and acupressure. I'd prefer to go by recommendation if possible. Many...
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    TV for sale

    Hi Dave Yes, the TV is still for sale. I've just sent you a note with my contact details. Cheers Claire
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    Hi there Can anybody recommend anybody/anywhere that offers waxing in the Congreso area. Many thanks Claire
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    TV for sale

    Buenas tardes! My boyfriend has a TV for sale. Here are the details: Admiral 20", model TG-203-AM, AR$350. It's 5 years old and is in perfect condition. Contact me if you are interested. Cheers Claire
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    Guitar lessons

    Hello I wish to study classical guitar. Can anybody recommend a good teacher? I need somebody who can speak English because although I´m learning Spanish, I´m still a beginner. Many thanks Claire
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    Spanish immersion courses

    Thank you so much for the tip. I enrolled and started a course today and I agree, it´s excellent :-) Thanks again, Claire
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    wanting to make some girl friends.....

    Me too! I´m Claire from the UK, also 29 and living here with my boyfriend! I arrived last week and it would be really nice to meet people in the same situation.
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    Spanish immersion courses

    Hello I´m looking for a good Spanish course. Can anybody recommend one? I have the basics but I´m still very much a beginner. So far I´ve looked at the UBA and ECELA. Many thanks in advance Claire
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    New from the UK

    Hello! My name´s Claire and I arrived from the UK yesterday. I´ve come here to be with my boyfriend. I´m planning to teach English and study Spanish and tango :-) I´m really pleased to have found this website. It has some great information and helped me a lot in preparing for the trip...