Expat Guide to Living in Egypt
Whether you're already living in Egypt or preparing to move to Egypt, our Expat Guide to Living in Egypt offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Egypt. For answers to specific questions, visit our Egypt Forum to talk with expats in Egypt.
Walter M Woolf,V.M.D. describes his recent travels in Egypt during the protests in Cairo.
In Africa, international assignees and their families often face a special security risk simply because they are foreign and, as expatriates, perceived to be wealthy. Keefer offers an overview of the safety of popular cities.
An expat in Alexandria, Egypt talks about living in a Muslim country, job opportunities for expats, the importance of family in Egypt and more.
More Culture Shock Reports for Egypt
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Egypt handle it can be very comforting. Below are some of the responses from expats in Egypt:
Submit a Culture Shock Report
Submit a Living Overseas Report
More Living in Egypt Reports
What are people's priorities in Egypt - work? family? 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 Egypt:
Moving Overseas Report
What should you take with you when you move to Egypt? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Egypt? Help others moving to Egypt by filling out our Moving Overseas Report.
Submit a Moving Overseas Report
Reviews of Schools in Egypt
Reviews and school profiles from expat parents and even a few school administrators in Egypt. Great place to find insight into school facilities, teachers and curriculum. Below are some of the reviews from expats in Egypt:
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Dream vs. Reality Report
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Egypt. If you are already living in Egypt, 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 Egypt by taking our Overseas Retirement report.
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Egypt? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Egypt? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
Submit a Working Abroad Report