Expat Guide to Living in Santiago
Whether you're already living in Santiago or preparing to move to Santiago, our Expat Guide to Living in Chile offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Santiago. For answers to specific questions, visit our Chile Forum to talk with expats in Santiago.
An expat who has lived in Santiago, Chile for 23 years talks about how the city has changed due to immigration and the fact that fewer people are religious.
More Culture Shock Reports for Santiago
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Santiago handle it can be very comforting. Below are some of the responses from expats in Santiago:
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Submit a Living Overseas Report
More Living in Santiago Reports
What are people's priorities in Santiago - 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 Santiago:
Moving Overseas Report
What should you take with you when you move to Santiago? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Santiago? Help others moving to Santiago by filling out our Moving Overseas Report.
Submit a Moving Overseas Report
Submit an International School Review
Reviews of Schools in Santiago
Reviews and school profiles from expat parents and even a few school administrators in Santiago. Great place to find insight into school facilities, teachers and curriculum. Below are some of the reviews from expats in Santiago:
Dream vs. Reality Report
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Santiago. If you are already living in Santiago, 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 Santiago by filling out our Overseas Retirement report.
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Santiago? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Santiago? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
Submit a Working Abroad Report