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