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Expat Guide to Living in Tilburg

Whether you're already living in Tilburg or preparing to move to Tilburg, our Expat Guide to Living in Netherlands offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Tilburg. For answers to specific questions, visit our Netherlands Forum to talk with expats in Tilburg.

More Culture Shock Reports for Tilburg

Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Tilburg handle it can be very comforting. Below are some of the responses from expats in Tilburg:
Submit a Culture Shock Report

Living Overseas Report

What are people's priorities in Tilburg - 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 Tilburg 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 Tilburg? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Tilburg? Help others moving to Tilburg 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 Tilburg with the school selection process. If you have expat children who attend school in Tilburg, 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 Tilburg. If you are already living in Tilburg, 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

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 Tilburg by filling out our Overseas Retirement report.

Submit a Retire Abroad Report

Having a Baby Abroad Report

How did expats choose their doctors, midwives, hospitals? What is childbirth like in Tilburg? Help other expats who are preparing to have a baby in Tilburg by filling out our Having a Baby Abroad Report.

Submit a Having a Baby Abroad Report

Working in Tilburg Reports

What's it like to find a job in Tilburg? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Tilburg? Below are some of the reports from expats in Tilburg:
Submit a Working Abroad Report
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Expats share tips for living in the Netherlands.

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Expats-in-Amsterdam5 Tips for Living in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a beautiful city with historic canals, incredible museums and a thriving cafe and nightlife scene. For those expats fortunate enough to move to Amsterdam, it can be an amazing place to live. Expat Exchange members in Amsterdam share their tips for living in Amsterdam and surrounding, commutable cities such as Amstelveen, Hilversum, Utrecht, The Hague and Rotterdam.

Amsterdam is a beautiful city with historic canals, incredible museums and a thriving cafe and nightlife scene. For those expats fortunate enough to move to Amsterdam, it can be an amazing place to l...

Tech-Expats-in-Amsterdam5 Tips for Tech Jobs in Amsterdam

Expats in the tech sector of Amsterdam benefit from its famously open society that encourages tech development - both in larger companies and start ups. Find out more about this hot European tech hub.

Expats in the tech sector of Amsterdam benefit from its famously open society that encourages tech development - both in larger companies and start ups. Find out more about this hot European tech hub...

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