Expat Guide to Living in Addis Ababa
Whether you're already living in Addis Ababa or preparing to move to Addis Ababa, our Expat Guide to Living in Ethiopia offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Addis Ababa. For answers to specific questions, visit our Ethiopia Forum to talk with expats in Addis Ababa.
Culture Shock Report
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Addis Ababa handle it can be very comforting. Help others preparing to move to Addis Ababa by filling out our Culture Shock Report.
Submit a Culture Shock Report
Living Overseas Report
What are people's priorities in Addis Ababa - 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 Addis Ababa 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 Addis Ababa? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Addis Ababa? Help others moving to Addis Ababa by filling out our Moving Overseas Report.
Submit a Moving Overseas Report
Submit an International School Review
Reviews of Schools in Addis Ababa
Reviews and school profiles from expat parents and even a few school administrators in Addis Ababa. Great place to find insight into school facilities, teachers and curriculum. Below are some of the reviews from expats in Addis Ababa:
Submit a Dream vs. Reality Report
Dream vs. Reality of Living in Addis Ababa Reports
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Addis Ababa. If you are already living in Addis Ababa, share how those "dreams" have been fulfilled, and how they have not. Below are some of the reports from expats in Addis Ababa:
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 Addis Ababa by filling out our Overseas Retirement report.
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Submit a Having a Baby Abroad Report
Having a Baby in Addis Ababa Reports
How did expats choose their doctors, midwives, hospitals? What is childbirth like in Addis Ababa? Below are some of the reports from expats in Addis Ababa:
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Addis Ababa? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Addis Ababa? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
Submit a Working Abroad Report