- Download our Moving to Bahrain Guide (PDF)
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.
Moving to Bahrain from the Philippines – Read interviews with Filipino expats living in Bahrain
|Hailing from the Philippines, Ezra moved to Bahrain for work in 2015. An avid vlogger, she enjoys travelling and loves Bahrain's relaxed lifestyle and friendly locals. Read her expat interview about Bahrain.|
Moving to Bahrain from the Philippines – Read interviews with Australian expats living in Bahrain
|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.|
Moving to Bahrain from the UK – Read interviews with British expats living in Bahrain
|With the kids long grown-up and gone from home, Susie retired from her job and headed with her husband to Bahrain in early 2010. She takes a moment to tell Expat Arrivals just what expat 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
Are you an expat living in Bahrain?
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.
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