Expat Guide to Living in Accra
Whether you're already living in Accra or preparing to move to Accra, our Expat Guide to Living in Ghana offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Accra. For answers to specific questions, visit our Ghana Forum to talk with expats in Accra.
An Aussie Expat offers some great advice on settling in to Accra, Ghana that actually applies to expats just about anywhere.
An expat in Accra, Ghana offers a glimpse at life there and advice about housing allowances, cost of living, job opportunities, expat clubs & organizations and more.
More Culture Shock Reports for Accra
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Accra handle it can be very comforting. Below are some of the responses from expats in Accra:
Submit a Culture Shock Report
Submit a Living Overseas Report
More Living in Accra Reports
What are people's priorities in Accra - 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 Accra:
Moving Overseas Report
What should you take with you when you move to Accra? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Accra? Help others moving to Accra 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 Accra with the school selection process. If you have expat children who attend school in Accra, take a few minutes to submit a School Review.
Submit an International School Review
Dream vs. Reality Report
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Accra. If you are already living in Accra, 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 Accra by filling out our Overseas Retirement report.
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Accra? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Accra? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
Submit a Working Abroad Report