Expat Guide to Living in Los Angeles
Whether you're already living in Los Angeles or preparing to move to Los Angeles, our Expat Guide to Living in United States offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Los Angeles. For answers to specific questions, visit our United States Forum to talk with expats in Los Angeles.
Read what it's like to move to Los Angeles and live as an expat in one of the most famous cities in the world. Expats in Los Angeles enjoy a diverse city in a warm and sunny climate, where differences are celebrated as much as anywhere else in America.
More Culture Shock Reports for Los Angeles
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Los Angeles handle it can be very comforting. Below are some of the responses from expats in Los Angeles:
Submit a Culture Shock Report
Submit a Living Overseas Report
More Living in Los Angeles Reports
What are people's priorities in Los Angeles - 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 Los Angeles:
Moving Overseas Report
What should you take with you when you move to Los Angeles? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Los Angeles? Help others moving to Los Angeles by filling out our Moving Overseas Report.
Submit a Moving Overseas Report
Submit an International School Review
Reviews of Schools in Los Angeles
Reviews and school profiles from expat parents and even a few school administrators in Los Angeles. Great place to find insight into school facilities, teachers and curriculum. Below are some of the reviews from expats in Los Angeles:
Dream vs. Reality Report
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Los Angeles. If you are already living in Los Angeles, 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 Los Angeles by filling out our Overseas Retirement report.
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Los Angeles? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Los Angeles? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
Submit a Working Abroad Report