By Joshua Wood, LPC
Last updated on Sep 24, 2021
Expats, digital nomads and retirees discuss what it is like to live in Heidelberg, Germany: Cost of living, Finding a home, Meeting People and more.
What do I need to know about living in Heidelberg?
When we asked people what advice they would give someone preparing to move to Heidelberg, they said:
"Just try to learn the language; it isn't really necessary but it will increase your opportunities and help you forge friendships with the locals (some Americans here never venture out, socially or culturally, out of the large and established American community.) Other than that just to have a good time and enjoy the area, its a great city with beautiful architecture and a thriving international culture,"
explained one expat.
How do I meet people in Heidelberg?
Join our Germany forum to meet other people living in Heidelberg, Germany.
Help other expats and newcomers by answering questions about the challenges and adventures of living in Heidelberg.
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