Expat Guide to Living in Grecia
Whether you're already living in Grecia or preparing to move to Grecia, our Expat Guide to Living in Costa Rica offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Grecia. For answers to specific questions, visit our Costa Rica Forum to talk with expats in Grecia.
One woman explains how she was lured to Boquete, Panama and Grecia, Costa Rica by romanticized articles on other sites touting that she could retire for $1,000 or less. Once there, she found the cost of living to fluctuate significantly, the streets strewn with garbage and transportation challenging.
More Culture Shock Reports for Grecia
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Grecia handle it can be very comforting. Below are some of the responses from expats in Grecia:
Submit a Culture Shock Report
Living Overseas Report
What are people's priorities in Grecia - 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 Grecia 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 Grecia? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Grecia? Help others moving to Grecia by filling out our Moving Overseas Report.
Submit a Moving Overseas Report
International School Report
Parents are invited to answer questions about the schools that their kids attend (Pre-K through High School) in hopes of helping others moving to Grecia with the school selection process. If you have expat children who attend school in Grecia, take a few minutes to submit a School Review.
Submit an International School Review
Submit a Dream vs. Reality Report
Dream vs. Reality of Living in Grecia Reports
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Grecia. If you are already living in Grecia, share how those "dreams" have been fulfilled, and how they have not. Below are some of the reports from expats in Grecia:
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 Grecia by filling out our Overseas Retirement report.
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Grecia? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Grecia? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
Submit a Working Abroad Report