Expat Guide to Living in Genoa
Whether you're already living in Genoa or preparing to move to Genoa, our Expat Guide to Living in Italy offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Genoa. For answers to specific questions, visit our Italy Forum to talk with expats in Genoa.
An American couple from Hawaii is spending their first year retirement in Genoa, Italy. They've been having a wonderful time exploring the coastal city and nearby cities. Learning Italian has been challenging for them. Luckily, they brought their two dogs, which has helped them meet more locals as they walk through the city.
Lots of hills. Lots of rain in the winter. bitter cold. Head south for the winter.
More Culture Shock Reports for Genoa
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Genoa handle it can be very comforting. Below are some of the responses from expats in Genoa:
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Submit a Living Overseas Report
More Living in Genoa Reports
What are people's priorities in Genoa - 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 Genoa:
Moving Overseas Report
What should you take with you when you move to Genoa? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Genoa? Help others moving to Genoa by filling out our Moving Overseas Report.
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Submit an International School Review
Reviews of Schools in Genoa
Reviews and school profiles from expat parents and even a few school administrators in Genoa. Great place to find insight into school facilities, teachers and curriculum. Below are some of the reviews from expats in Genoa:
Dream vs. Reality Report
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Genoa. If you are already living in Genoa, share how those "dreams" have been fulfilled, and how they have not by filling out our Dream vs. Reality Report.
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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 Genoa by filling out our Overseas Retirement report.
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Submit a Having a Baby Abroad Report
Having a Baby in Genoa Reports
How did expats choose their doctors, midwives, hospitals? What is childbirth like in Genoa? Below are some of the reports from expats in Genoa:
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Genoa? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Genoa? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
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