Expat Guide to Living in Saipan
Whether you're already living in Saipan or preparing to move to Saipan, our Expat Guide to Living in United States offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Saipan. For answers to specific questions, visit our United States Forum to talk with expats in Saipan.
With its year-round tropical weather, world class shore diving and rich cultural diversity, Saipan is a destination worth discovering.
An expat in Saipan advises newcomers to expect to feel isolated, bring enough money for plane tickets for an emergency, learn to snorkel, bring a camera and enjoy the lovely people and beautiful Saipan.
Culture Shock Report
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Saipan handle it can be very comforting. Help others preparing to move to Saipan by filling out our Culture Shock Report.
Submit a Culture Shock Report
Submit a Living Overseas Report
More Living in Saipan Reports
What are people's priorities in Saipan - 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 Saipan:
Moving Overseas Report
What should you take with you when you move to Saipan? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Saipan? Help others moving to Saipan 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 Saipan with the school selection process. If you have expat children who attend school in Saipan, 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 Saipan. If you are already living in Saipan, 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 Saipan by filling out our Overseas Retirement report.
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Saipan? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Saipan? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
Submit a Working Abroad Report