Last updated on Sep 17, 2022
Summary: Expats, digital nomads and retirees talk about what it is really like living in Tarnazsadany, Hungary. They offer advice about meeting people, cost of living, finding a home and more.
What do I need to know about living in Tarnazsadany?
When we asked people what advice they would give someone preparing to move to Tarnazsadany, they said:
"Come with an open mind, there are problems of varying sorts throughout the world. Life is what you make of it, what you demand. We personally find it healthy and quite, much the opposite from where we came from.," remarked another expat in Tarnazsadany.
How do I meet people in Tarnazsadany?
When we asked people living in Tarnazsadany about club and activities where newcomers can meet others, they responded:
"It really depends upon your personal needs. This is a quite rural place, the villagers quitely go about there everyday business. Gardening is a big thing, growing your own produce. A car is essential although there's a regular bus service to the bigger towns," remarked another expat in Tarnazsadany.
Where should I setup a bank account in Tarnazsadany?
We asked expats in Tarnazsadany what banks they use and there advice about banking. They advised:
"I switched to the K&H bank here in Hungary, however after 2 years I quickly returned to my old bank in the UK. The charges became unbearable, you pay for literally everything here. The bank gives you nothing at all. Even an introductory letter costs," said another expat in Tarnazsadany.
Will I be able to find a job in Tarnazsadany?
When we asked people about industries and career opportunities in Tarnazsadany, they reponded:
"There are opportunities not to far away from us, it depends upon what you are particularly looking for, also your personal field's of skill. There are, as I write, opportunities opening up in new industries within 20kms from here, even Budapest is only 40 minutes away," said another expat in Tarnazsadany.
What is life like in Tarnazsadany?
When we asked people living in Tarnazsadany what life is like and how people spend their time, they said:
"We are both retired out here,property is reasonably cheap,the expense of living here we find to be very economical. We have become friends with some of the locals.Work is not the be all and end all.It is a very healthy area, lovely clean fresh air. Family & socialising is a priority here. There are the thermal waters around and about," explained one expat.
Is there a lot of diversity? Are people in Tarnazsadany accepting of differences?
"There are some who would say the local Roma community are what keeps people away from here, we never hesitated in moving here at all. People are what you make of them, some are extremely obliging and helpful. The church is centre for the locals.," explained one expat living in Tarnazsadany.
About the Author
Betsy Burlingame is the Founder and President of Expat Exchange and is one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. She launched Expat Exchange in 1997 as her Master's thesis project at NYU. Prior to Expat Exchange, Betsy worked at AT&T in International and Mass Market Marketing. She graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University with a BA in International Business and German.
Some of Betsy's articles include 12 Best Places to Live in Portugal, 7 Best Places to Live in Panama and 12 Things to Know Before Moving to the Dominican Republic. Betsy loves to travel and spend time with her family. Connect with Betsy on LinkedIn.
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