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When considering a move to a new city, there's nothing more useful than hearing real-life stories from other expats living and working in the region. Contact us if you live or have lived in Bahrain and would like to share your experience.
John is an Australian expat living in Bahrain. He works as a safety consultant for an oil company. He and his partner have adjusted well to the slower, relaxed pace of the island and enjoy socialising with other expats in Manama. Read about his expat life in Bahrain.
|With the kids long grown-up and gone from home, Susie H retired from her job and headed with her husband to Bahrain in early 2010. She takes a moment to tell Expat Arrivals just what life in Bahrain is all about – and honestly, it sounds delightful.|
►See Culture Shock in Bahrain for what to expect upon arrival in the country
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Expat Arrivals is looking for locals to contribute to this guide, and answer forum questions from others planning their move to Bahrain. Please contact us if you'd like to contribute.
Expat Health Insurance
If you’re thinking about taking out private health insurance, our trusted partner Cigna Global is very aware of all the difficulties that expats can face when it comes to healthcare in a new location, so they have created a range of international health insurance plans specifically designed for expats, which you can tailor exactly to the needs and ensure access to quality care for you and your family.
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