Expat Guide to Living in Cali
Whether you're already living in Cali or preparing to move to Cali, our Expat Guide to Living in Colombia offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Cali. For answers to specific questions, visit our Colombia Forum to talk with expats in Cali.
A soon-to-be expat who is moving to Cali, Colombia to be with his Colombian girlfriend talks about how visa issues are forcing him to have a permanent residence in Nicaragua. He discusses culture shock as well.
An American woman talks about moving to Cali, Colombia to retire with her Colombian husband. She describes how the low cost of living in Colombia has given her a new lease on life. They are traveling throughout Colombia, living in a beautiful new penthouse apartment and enjoying retirement in Colombia.
More Culture Shock Reports for Cali
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Cali handle it can be very comforting. Below are some of the responses from expats in Cali:
Submit a Culture Shock Report
Living Overseas Report
What are people's priorities in Cali - work? family? socializing? What are the best ways to meet other expats? Are people accepting of racial, cultural and religious differences? Help other expats and people moving to Cali by filling out our Living Overseas Report.
Submit a Living Overseas Report
Moving Overseas Report
What should you take with you when you move to Cali? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Cali? Help others moving to Cali by filling out our Moving Overseas Report.
Submit a Moving Overseas Report
Submit an International School Review
Reviews of Schools in Cali
Reviews and school profiles from expat parents and even a few school administrators in Cali. Great place to find insight into school facilities, teachers and curriculum. Below are some of the reviews from expats in Cali:
Dream vs. Reality Report
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Cali. If you are already living in Cali, share how those "dreams" have been fulfilled, and how they have not by filling out our Dream vs. Reality Report.
Submit a Dream vs. Reality Report
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Retiring in Cali Reports
Retiring abroad can be a great option for retirees seeking their dream lifestyle at an affordable price. Help other retirees, who are thinking about retiring in Cali, by filling out our Overseas Retirement report. Below are some of the reports from expats in Cali:
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Cali? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Cali? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
Submit a Working Abroad Report