What should I pack when moving to Santiago?
We asked people living in Santiago to list three things they wish they had brought and three they wish they had left behind. They responded...
"When moving to Santiago, it is important to pack clothing suitable for the climate. Lightweight, breathable fabrics are best for the hot summers, while warmer layers are necessary for the cooler winters. It is also important to bring a good pair of walking shoes, as Santiago is a very walkable city. Additionally, it is a good idea to bring a few items to make your new home feel more comfortable, such as pictures, books, and other personal items. Finally, it is important to bring any necessary documents, such as a passport, visa, and other important paperwork," mentioned another expat when asked about moving to Santiago, Chile.
- What should I pack when moving to Santiago?
- Where should I setup a bank account in Santiago?
- Will I be able to find a job in Santiago?
- What is life like in Santiago?
- What do expats in Santiago appreciate most about the local culture?
- What do expats find most challenging?
- Is there a lot of crime in Santiago?
- Is there a lot of diversity? Are people in Santiago accepting of differences?
- What are the schools in Santiago like?
- What are healthcare services like in Santiago?
- What are medical services in Santiago like?
- Are healthcare and health insurance expensive in Santiago?
- What are emergency services like in Santiago?
- Will I need to travel to see a specialist?
- Are common prescription medications available in Santiago?
- How are local medical facilities in Santiago?
- As a foreigner living in Santiago, will I have access to public healthcare? What is it like?
- What have your experiences during the pandemic with the local healthcare system been like?
What should I pack when moving to Santiago?If you live in Santiago, newcomers to Santiago would love to hear your answer to this question.