2009-02-20: I ordered a Kindle 2.0, Amazon's new wireless wireless reading device. It wasn't actually released until 2009-02-24, and I didn't get it until 2009-03-02. It probably was timely but my anticipation made the wait seem longer. What a wonderful, enjoyable, and useful device!
Shopping Experience: 2009-02: I ordered a Swivel Contemporary Bookcase Mirror. It was decently priced and had the features I wanted: full length mirror and shelves. It was the arrived in a timely manner. It was easy to construct, no parts were missing. I'm satisfied.
TravelOasis.com. 'Travel accessories, luggage products, and international electrical supplies for travelers'
World Electric Guide. Voltages and frequencies of electrical systems around the world. EG: The US is 120V and 60 Hz, but the Philippines is 110/220 V and 60 Hz. For an American appliance to be used in the Philippines, grounded adapters WA-9, WA-10, or WA-16, and ungrounded adapters #2, #4, and #6 will be needed.
Related link: FAQs: Foreign Electricity and Voltage Converters. Transformer may be needed to step-up to a higher voltage (or step-down to a lower voltage). Plug adapters are often needed, vary in configuration, and often come in grounded and ungrounded variations. Neither transformers or adapters affect cycles.