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