Expat Guide to Living in Oman
Whether you're already living in Oman or preparing to move to Oman, our Expat Guide to Living in Oman offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Oman. For answers to specific questions, visit our Oman Forum to talk with expats in Oman.
Expats in Oman find a varied climate - sometimes pleasant and other times harsh - well-regarded international schools, and plenty of excellent restaurants to frequent.
More Culture Shock Reports for Oman
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Oman handle it can be very comforting. Below are some of the responses from expats in Oman:
Submit a Culture Shock Report
Submit a Living Overseas Report
More Living in Oman Reports
What are people's priorities in Oman - 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 Oman:
Submit a Moving Overseas Report
More Moving to Oman Reports
What should you take with you when you move to Oman? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Oman? Below are some of the responses from expats in Oman:
Reviews of Schools in Oman
Reviews and school profiles from expat parents and even a few school administrators in Oman. Great place to find insight into school facilities, teachers and curriculum. Below are some of the reviews from expats in Oman:
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Dream vs. Reality Report
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Oman. If you are already living in Oman, 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 Oman by taking our Overseas Retirement report.
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Oman? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Oman? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
Submit a Working Abroad Report