Expat Guide to Living in Bucharest
Whether you're already living in Bucharest or preparing to move to Bucharest, our Expat Guide to Living in Romania offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Bucharest. For answers to specific questions, visit our Romania Forum to talk with expats in Bucharest.
Find out some great information about what it's like to move to and live in Bucharest, Romania as an expatriate.
More Culture Shock Reports for Bucharest
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Bucharest handle it can be very comforting. Below are some of the responses from expats in Bucharest:
Submit a Culture Shock Report
Submit a Living Overseas Report
More Living in Bucharest Reports
What are people's priorities in Bucharest - work? family? socializing? 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 Bucharest:
Submit a Moving Overseas Report
More Moving to Bucharest Reports
What should you take with you when you move to Bucharest? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Bucharest? Below are some of the responses from expats in Bucharest:
Submit an International School Review
Reviews of Schools in Bucharest
Reviews and school profiles from expat parents and even a few school administrators in Bucharest. Great place to find insight into school facilities, teachers and curriculum. Below are some of the reviews from expats in Bucharest:
Dream vs. Reality Report
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Bucharest. If you are already living in Bucharest, 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 Bucharest by filling out our Overseas Retirement report.
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Working in Bucharest Reports
What's it like to find a job in Bucharest? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Bucharest? Below are some of the reports from expats in Bucharest:
Submit a Working Abroad Report