By Betsy Burlingame
Last updated on Feb 10, 2022
Expats, digital nomads and retirees talk about what it is really like living in Alexandria, Egypt. They offer advice about meeting people, cost of living, finding a home and more.
What do I need to know about living in Alexandria?
When we asked people what advice they would give someone preparing to move to Alexandria, they said:
"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,"
said another person in Alexandria.
How do I meet people in Alexandria?
Join our Egypt forum to meet other people living in Alexandria, Egypt.
Help other expats and newcomers by answering questions about the challenges and adventures of living in Alexandria.
Expat Report: Living in Alexandria
An expat in Alexandria, Egypt talks about living in a Muslim country, job opportunities for expats, the importance of family in Egypt and more.