Expat Guide to Living in Ajijic
Whether you're already living in Ajijic or preparing to move to Ajijic, our Expat Guide to Living in Mexico offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Ajijic. For answers to specific questions, visit our Mexico Forum to talk with expats in Ajijic.
An Expat Moving and Relo Report helps you explore housing options and life as an expatriate in Ajijic, Mexico. Located near Lake Chapala, southeast of Guadalajara.
A retiree in Ajijic (Lake Chapala), Mexico chose to move to Lake Chapala because of its lower cost of living, better weather and friendly people. Life in Lake Chapala has exceeded his expectations -- he bought a house and got married.
Culture Shock Report
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Ajijic handle it can be very comforting. Help others preparing to move to Ajijic by filling out our Culture Shock Report.
Submit a Culture Shock Report
Living Overseas Report
What are people's priorities in Ajijic - 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 Ajijic by filling out our Living Overseas Report.
Submit a Living Overseas Report
Submit a Moving Overseas Report
More Moving to Ajijic Reports
What should you take with you when you move to Ajijic? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Ajijic? Below are some of the responses from expats in Ajijic:
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 Ajijic with the school selection process. If you have expat children who attend school in Ajijic, take a few minutes to submit a School Review.
Submit an International School Review
Submit a Dream vs. Reality Report
Dream vs. Reality of Living in Ajijic Reports
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Ajijic. If you are already living in Ajijic, share how those "dreams" have been fulfilled, and how they have not. Below are some of the reports from expats in Ajijic:
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Retiring in Ajijic 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 Ajijic, by filling out our Overseas Retirement report. Below are some of the reports from expats in Ajijic:
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Ajijic? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Ajijic? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
Submit a Working Abroad Report