Just like most of you, many of my purchases never reached my home address for the past 2 years, except those shipped via premium shipping. Here is a small update on online shopping, shipping and custom procedures in Mauritius.
[Online shopping] – Existing ICTA regulations more strictly enforced henceforth
Most online shopping addicts have been surprised by the ICTA's Communique published yesterday. I must admit that I was confused too and I immediately mailed ICTA so that I could get in touch with someone before I post anything on my blog. Without getting any reply to my mail, I gave them a call today...
The Google Nexus 7 – A review? Not really.
As a geek and regular online-shopaholic, this tablet was on my wish list ever since its launch by Google. I finally came across a deal on eBay and a few days later, it is here, in my hands... Here's a quick post.
[Guest post] Have any of your parcels been lost on the way to your house?
If you’re used to online purchase, some of you can be as frustrated as me when it concerns the number of parcels which never reached me.
[Post-budget 2013] – Buying on eBay from Mauritius (Nov 2012)
Previously a customs broker was required to clear out your parcels from the customs if the total amount was greater than Rs10,000. This gonna change now with what was announced in the budget 2013.
Buying on eBay/Amazon from Mauritius (June 2011)
Here's an updated article about measures being strictly taken into consideration when clearing items out of the Mauritian customs. This article should help you a lot for your online purchases.
Buying on eBay from Mauritius
I finally came up with this post since I have been asked practically the same questions for the last few days! Most of the people landed on my D5000 blog post in which I describe my first experience with eBay. So, this post will go mainly to Mauritians wishing to purchase something on ebay...
The greed for photography equipment
Here goes my adventure in the world of photography, right from the start...
Photography is so nice, and costly as a hobby!
1st ebay purchase = My Camera Nikon D5000!
So excited about my new camera Nikon D5000 purchased through ebay. The parcel arrived today! Here's a long post describing how I feel 🙂
Prix des caméras à Maurice, un monde de différence.
Je n'arrete pas de consulter les prix des caméras sur le net et je suis tombé des nues quand j'ai pris connaissance des prix à l'ile Maurice.