The Long Walk in Galway, Ireland
Expat Guide to Living in Galway
Whether you're already living in Galway or preparing to move to Galway, our Expat Guide to Living in Ireland offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Galway. For answers to specific questions, visit our Ireland Forum to talk with expats in Galway.
A retiree in Galway, Ireland talks about living in Ireland. Although the cost of living is high, crime is practically non existent (unless you count a stolen cow), doctors make house calls and there is a lot to do in Galway.
Culture Shock Report
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Galway handle it can be very comforting. Help others preparing to move to Galway by filling out our Culture Shock Report.
Submit a Culture Shock Report
Living Overseas Report
What are people's priorities in Galway - 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 Galway 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 Galway? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Galway? Help others moving to Galway 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 Galway with the school selection process. If you have expat children who attend school in Galway, 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 Galway. If you are already living in Galway, 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
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Retiring in Galway Reports
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 Galway, by filling out our Overseas Retirement report. Below are some of the reports from expats in Galway:
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Galway? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Galway? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
Submit a Working Abroad Report