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  1. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hi Everyone, I currently have a job offer in Al Majaz (Sharjah) and i am looking at accommodation. I can see that Sharjah is cheaper than Dubai, and Ajman even cheaper.. I also see that traffic can be pretty bad to Dubai. My question really is, where does the traffic start? If i lived, say...
  2. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    I suspect posts like these are frequent but I am rather desperate. I work near Creek Metro Station which isn't really a hotspot for most of the office goers from Abu Dhabi to Dubai so I am having trouble finding a ride. Any advice/help is appreciated.
  3. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hello! I am moving to Dubai soon and I am wondering what the driving commute is like from Marina to Silicon Oasis in the mornings/evenings, or if it would be wiser to live in Silicon Oasis (where I will also be working), and then travel into Dubai itself on weekends. I have heard that...
  4. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hi all, My family and I will be moving to Dubai shortly from Singapore - obviously, schools is a key concern as the good schools all seem filled up. Some of the potential schools (like DESC, Repton etc) seem to be around an area called Silicon Oasis. If we were to live around Dubai Marina or...
  5. Cyprus Expat Forum for Expats Living in Cyprus
    Hi everyone, I am currently living in Nicosia, but planning to move to Limassol in August, but till then I am driving to Limassol and back every morning for work. Since it's an office based job I leave every morning at 7 am from Nicosia, and then around 4 pm from Limassol to Nicosia. Though I...
  6. New Zealand Expat Forum for Expats Living in NZ
    I'm so happy to have found this forum and hoping for some insight on neighbourhoods to locate our family to. We have two priorities: #1 good public schools and #2a minimal car commute time to work (near U of Auckland), and #2b walking or bicycle access to nice, open, public spaces like beaches...
  7. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hi all, I will be a teaching assistant in an elementary school in Gif-sur-Yvette beginning in October. I'm doing some research on accommodation in the area and am wondering if anyone has information on the following: Can you provide information on what it's like living in Gif? I'm considering...
  8. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hello, I am looking for advice on commuting and areas to live in Lyon. I am going to be moving to Lyon with my husband and our two year old daughter on 1st August and I am looking for some advice on where to live in Lyon and commuting. My husband will be working at Lyon- St Exupery...
  9. Cyprus Expat Forum for Expats Living in Cyprus
    Is Paphos to Limassol too far to commute every day? Google maps puts it over an hour, does anyone know what the traffic is like on the A1 in rush hour? Do people car pool? It would be good to hear from anyone that is doing the journey on a daily basis. On another topic, I am in the process of...
  10. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi all, I have moved to Australia over the last year and have been living with my girlfriend in Artarmon (Sydney, NSW) (We are both 24, not really planning on having children soon :)). I worked previously a couple of months in the CBD in a temporary job, but have recently found an excellent...
  11. Other Asia
    Hi, I'm starting an entry-level position in HK in September. This will be my first time ever in Hong Kong. I was wondering if anyone could give me their opinion or lead me to past forum that discusses rent/transportation/living. 1. How much do newbies spend for rent (% of pre tax?). I...
  12. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hi all, Might be taking up a job offer working for a business based in Silicon Oasis, starting in June. I have the option of free accomodation (1 bed apt) in Silicon Oasis (which I guess is where most of my colleagues will be) or a housing allowance. Just wondering what anyone's thoughts...
  13. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    :confused:I could really do with your help here. We are currently concidering a 1st time move to work in NY relocating from Singapore. I realise that's quite a change in itself however we did live work in London and live on its outskirts for 12 years before Singapore. Most critical of all is my...
  14. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hello all, I'm relocating from the U.S. to Dubai before the end of the year, and I'm currently in Dubai looking for a place to live. For the first few months, I'll be working on the north side of Dubai Creek, but eventually may be required to cover locations across the entire city. I see the...
  15. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Preparing to move to Sydney. Location is a headache. One of us needs to be in Terry Hills, another in Bankstown. Is there anywhere in between from which it would be feasible to commute to both? Ideally, I would prefer to spend no more than 45 minutes in the car. We have three small kids so...
  16. Japan Expat Forum for Expats Living in Japan
    Hi everyone! I commute between the US and Tokyo about once every three weeks. I stay in Tokyo for two weeks at a time. :juggle: I recently found out I am expecting a baby and would like to have an English speaking doctor here in Tokyo I can consult with (who I can share my US files with) in...
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