Expat Guide to Living in Johannesburg
Whether you're already living in Johannesburg or preparing to move to Johannesburg, our Expat Guide to Living in South Africa offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Johannesburg. For answers to specific questions, visit our South Africa Forum to talk with expats in Johannesburg.
Culture Shock Report
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Johannesburg handle it can be very comforting. Help others preparing to move to Johannesburg by filling out our Culture Shock Report.
Submit a Culture Shock Report
Submit a Living Overseas Report
More Living in Johannesburg Reports
What are people's priorities in Johannesburg - work? family? socializing? What are the best ways to meet other expats? Are people accepting of racial, cultural and religious differences? Below are some of the responses from expats in Johannesburg:
Submit a Moving Overseas Report
More Moving to Johannesburg Reports
What should you take with you when you move to Johannesburg? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Johannesburg? Below are some of the responses from expats in Johannesburg:
Submit an International School Review
Reviews of Schools in Johannesburg
Reviews and school profiles from expat parents and even a few school administrators in Johannesburg. Great place to find insight into school facilities, teachers and curriculum. Below are some of the reviews from expats in Johannesburg:
Dream vs. Reality Report
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Johannesburg. If you are already living in Johannesburg, 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
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 Johannesburg by filling out our Overseas Retirement report.
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Submit a Having a Baby Abroad Report
Having a Baby in Johannesburg Reports
How did expats choose their doctors, midwives, hospitals? What is childbirth like in Johannesburg? Below are some of the reports from expats in Johannesburg:
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Johannesburg? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Johannesburg? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
Submit a Working Abroad Report