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How do you send and receive your letters and package mail? Are local postal facilities adequate?

DPO, Amazon orders take 1-2 weeks. - Nov 18, 2016
Embassy folks use DPO and it arrives quite quickly. - Apr 28, 2016
Local mail is unreliable, most people use some kind of parcel service. We have the DPO at the embassy. - Jan 28, 2016
DPO - Jan 19, 2016
DPO - Aug 10, 2015
DPO - Aug 2, 2015
Through the DPO at the Embassy. FedEx, UPS and DHL are available but costly. PO Boxes are relative inexpensive as you get charged per weight and the box is located in Florida. - Aug 25, 2014
Through the DPO. - Jul 14, 2013
DPO and pouch. - Apr 30, 2013
DPO. - Apr 29, 2013
Don't count on local mail. - Jan 24, 2013
DPO. - Jun 4, 2012
DPO and pouch here. DPO is quick most of the time, i.e. 7-10 days for Amazon, 4-6 days for Zappos, never more than 14 days for anything else. Pouch can take up to 3 weeks to arrive. - Mar 13, 2012
We have a DPO address or via the pouch. - Feb 22, 2012
dpo - Feb 12, 2012
DPO - Oct 5, 2011
DPO/pouch - Jun 21, 2011
DPO and Pouch - May 21, 2011
dpo - Nov 10, 2010
We use DPO. - Jun 29, 2010
APO works well, but oodly enough, letters from the States also show up at our house address by Dominican post. - May 13, 2009
CPS: this is a costly service, but it's reliable. The regular mail works for letters and cards, but nice things get stolen in customs. - Nov 24, 2008
APO available. - Aug 19, 2008
Diplomatic mail. Goods from example Amazon through Buisness Mail. - Feb 11, 2008