Expat Guide to Living in Guadalajara
Whether you're already living in Guadalajara or preparing to move to Guadalajara, our Expat Guide to Living in Mexico offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Guadalajara. For answers to specific questions, visit our Mexico Forum to talk with expats in Guadalajara.
An expat from the United States describes what it was like to live in Guadalajara 40 years ago. It's fun to read about experiences from a while ago, especially if you live there now!
More Culture Shock Reports for Guadalajara
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Guadalajara handle it can be very comforting. Below are some of the responses from expats in Guadalajara:
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Living Overseas Report
What are people's priorities in Guadalajara - 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 Guadalajara 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 Guadalajara? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Guadalajara? Help others moving to Guadalajara by filling out our Moving Overseas Report.
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Submit an International School Review
Reviews of Schools in Guadalajara
Reviews and school profiles from expat parents and even a few school administrators in Guadalajara. Great place to find insight into school facilities, teachers and curriculum. Below are some of the reviews from expats in Guadalajara:
Dream vs. Reality Report
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Guadalajara. If you are already living in Guadalajara, 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 Guadalajara by filling out our Overseas Retirement report.
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Guadalajara? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Guadalajara? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
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