If you have not attempted to load the www.ventrilo.com
software yet, please give it a try. We have Beekeeping Forum Members from many countries and many continents now who gather at different hours of the day in LIVE VOICE CHAT.
Windows Users: Go to the link http://www.ventrilo.com/download.php
and choose near the top of the down load window CLIENT
Windows i386 - 32bit - 2.3.0 ( download ) and in no time we'll have you chatting. See the VOICE CHAT FORUM for total details on install and setup, but it is very easy.