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An Expat Talks about Living in Ajijic, Mexico

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Describe how you "dreamed" expat life would be before you moved overseas. Please provide as much detail as possible.

I really had no idea what it would be like. I had never been out of the U.S. so I had no experience in another country.

How has your expat experience met the expectations you dreamed about before you moved abroad?

Expat experince has been better then I thought it might be.

How has your expat experience NOT met the expectations you dreamed about before you moved abroad?

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Aug 17, 2013 00:44

How does a single male go about meeting other expats in Ajijic or in San MIguel de Allende? Thank you. Alan

Sep 11, 2013 14:30

Hi Alan, If you are 45 or older I would suggest joining the Lake Chapala Society. they have many single members. There are ongoing dinners for newcomers that include both singles and couples. I hope that this helps. NewbieTina

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