By Betsy Burlingame
Last updated on Sep 24, 2021
Expats, digital nomads and retirees talk about what it is really like living in Salalah, Oman. They offer advice about meeting people, cost of living, finding a home and more.
What do I need to know about living in Salalah?
When we asked people what advice they would give someone preparing to move to Salalah, they said:
"Bring a lot of humor & an open mind. Do come because it's a fantastic experience and they have the most beautiful beaches I've ever seen.
This town is changing quickly and if you want to see a bit of it's original culture you need to be here now and not in 10 years time,"
said another expat in Salalah.
How do I meet people in Salalah?
Join our Oman forum to meet other people living in Salalah, Oman.
Help other expats and newcomers by answering questions about the challenges and adventures of living in Salalah.
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Expats in Oman find a varied climate - sometimes pleasant and other times harsh - well-regarded international schools, and plenty of excellent restaurants to frequent.