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