Expat Guide to Living in Jordan
Whether you're already living in Jordan or preparing to move to Jordan, our Expat Guide to Living in Jordan offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Jordan. For answers to specific questions, visit our Jordan Forum to talk with expats in Jordan.
Nicole Brand moved from South Africa to take a job teaching abroad in the International Academy Amman in Jordan. She describes her experience.
More Culture Shock Reports for Jordan
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Jordan handle it can be very comforting. Below are some of the responses from expats in Jordan:
Submit a Culture Shock Report
Living Overseas Report
What are people's priorities in Jordan - work? family? 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 Jordan 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 Jordan? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Jordan? Help others moving to Jordan by filling out our Moving Overseas Report.
Submit a Moving Overseas Report
Submit an International School Review
Reviews of Schools in Jordan
Reviews and school profiles from expat parents and even a few school administrators in Jordan. Great place to find insight into school facilities, teachers and curriculum. Below are some of the reviews from expats in Jordan:
Dream vs. Reality Report
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Jordan. If you are already living in Jordan, share how those "dreams" have been fulfilled, and how they have not by filling out our Dream vs. Reality Report.
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Overseas Retirement Report
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 Jordan by taking our Overseas Retirement report.
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Submit a Having a Baby Abroad Report
Having a Baby in Jordan Reports
How did expats choose their doctors, midwives, hospitals? What is childbirth like in Jordan? Below are some of the reports from expats in Jordan:
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Jordan? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Jordan? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
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