Expat Guide to Living in Venezuela
Whether you're already living in Venezuela or preparing to move to Venezuela, our Expat Guide to Living in Venezuela offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Venezuela. For answers to specific questions, visit our Venezuela Forum to talk with expats in Venezuela.
Charles Barrett offers some helpful tips to ensure that you minimize risk associated with a lost or stolen passport.
An expat who is married to a Venezuelan retired to Porlamar on Margarita Island 7 years ago. Despite the political climate, he appreciates the incredibly low cost of living in Venezuela.
More Culture Shock Reports for Venezuela
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Venezuela handle it can be very comforting. Below are some of the responses from expats in Venezuela:
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Submit a Living Overseas Report
More Living in Venezuela Reports
What are people's priorities in Venezuela - 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 Venezuela:
Submit a Moving Overseas Report
More Moving to Venezuela Reports
What should you take with you when you move to Venezuela? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Venezuela? Below are some of the responses from expats in Venezuela:
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Reviews of Schools in Venezuela
Reviews and school profiles from expat parents and even a few school administrators in Venezuela. Great place to find insight into school facilities, teachers and curriculum. Below are some of the reviews from expats in Venezuela:
Dream vs. Reality Report
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Venezuela. If you are already living in Venezuela, share how those "dreams" have been fulfilled, and how they have not by filling out our Dream vs. Reality Report.
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Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Retiring in Venezuela Reports
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 Venezuela, by filling out our Overseas Retirement report. Below are some of the reports from expats in Venezuela:
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Venezuela? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Venezuela? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
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