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An Expat Talks about Living in Alexandria, Egypt

Apr 11, 2018


Alexandria, Egypt

An expat in Alexandria, Egypt talks about living in a Muslim country, job opportunities for expats, the importance of family in Egypt and more.

What is the name of the city or town that you are reporting on?

Alexandria

How long have you lived there?

1 year

What activities, clubs and organizations would you recommend to newcomers to help them meet others?

The British Club and read the free newspapers for groups that meet once a week or so.

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In terms of religious, racial, economic and cultural diversity, are the people of this city or town diverse? Are they accepting of differences? Describe.

Very friendly people and excepting of most but don't ever forget that being Muslim is very important to people here. They like people from all over to visit because this means having a good tourist business.

What are the main industries in this city? What types of career opportunities commonly exist? How do most people find new jobs?

Jobs are not easy to find but companies like to hire people from other countries. The travel/tourist business is good. If you can teach English or even tutor kids is a great job to get.

In general, what are peoples' priorities in this city? For example, do lives revolve around work, family, socializing, sports, etc.?

In Egypt, Family is number one but going for coffee is right up there as well. Going to the mall (Carfor) seems to be a big deal here.

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If a friend of yours was thinking of moving to this city or town from far away, what other advice would you give them.

Be very prepared not let the backward ways and slowness and unorganized ways get to you. Relax and take it for what this country is great for which is cultural, beauty, great food and fun in the sun!

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Living-in-AlexandriaAn Expat Discusses Living in Alexandria, Egypt

An expat in Alexandria, Egypt talks about living in a Muslim country, job opportunities for expats, the importance of family in Egypt and more.

An expat in Alexandria, Egypt talks about living in a Muslim country, job opportunities for expats, the importance of family in Egypt and more....

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