What is it like to retire in Turkmenistan?
We asked retirees what it is like retiring in Turkmenistan. They said...
"Life for a retiree in Turkmenistan and its surroundings can be quite pleasant. There is an active expat community, with many retirees from other countries living in the area. There are plenty of cultural attractions to explore, such as the ancient ruins of Merv, the ancient city of Konye-Urgench, and the Darvaza Gas Crater. There are also plenty of recreational activities to enjoy, such as hiking, biking, and horseback riding. For those looking for a more active nightlife, there are plenty of bars and restaurants to explore," remarked another expat who made the move to Turkmenistan.
- What should I pack when moving to Turkmenistan?
- Where should I setup a bank account in Turkmenistan?
- Will I be able to find a job in Turkmenistan?
- What is life like in Turkmenistan?
- What do expats in Turkmenistan appreciate most about the local culture?
- What do expats find most challenging?
- Is there a lot of crime in Turkmenistan?
- Is there a lot of diversity? Are people in Turkmenistan accepting of differences?
- What are the schools in Turkmenistan like?
- What are healthcare services like in Turkmenistan?
- What are medical services in Turkmenistan like?
- Are healthcare and health insurance expensive in Turkmenistan?
- What are emergency services like in Turkmenistan?
- Will I need to travel to see a specialist?
- Are common prescription medications available in Turkmenistan?
- How are local medical facilities in Turkmenistan?
- As a foreigner living in Turkmenistan, 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 is it like to retire in Turkmenistan?If you live in Turkmenistan, newcomers to Turkmenistan would love to hear your answer to this question.