Expat Guide to Living in Montezuma
Whether you're already living in Montezuma or preparing to move to Montezuma, our Expat Guide to Living in Costa Rica offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Montezuma. For answers to specific questions, visit our Costa Rica Forum to talk with expats in Montezuma.
An expat talks about what it's like living in Montezuma, Costa Rica. The challenges he found in Montezuma where terrible roads, power outages, the language barrier and the prohibitively high cost of shipping into the country.
An expat in Montezuma, Costa Rica talks about learning to live more simply, let go of material things and enjoy the fresh air, sunshine and life. But, you'll also have to adjust to living without Starbucks, driving on very bumpy roads, lots of insects and rainy season.
More Culture Shock Reports for Montezuma
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Montezuma handle it can be very comforting. Below are some of the responses from expats in Montezuma:
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More Living in Montezuma Reports
What are people's priorities in Montezuma - 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 Montezuma:
Moving Overseas Report
What should you take with you when you move to Montezuma? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Montezuma? Help others moving to Montezuma by filling out our Moving Overseas Report.
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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 Montezuma with the school selection process. If you have expat children who attend school in Montezuma, take a few minutes to submit a School Review.
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Dream vs. Reality Report
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Montezuma. If you are already living in Montezuma, 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 Montezuma by filling out our Overseas Retirement report.
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Montezuma? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Montezuma? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
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