Alexandria

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Pascal Tremblay

"The Alexandria community is like a big expat family, everyone is willing to help. This made us feel comfortable in Egypt very quickly."

Marie Troisonne

"Via the InterNations forum we've finally managed to find a French-speaking domestic help here in Alexandria. "

Make the most of living and working in Alexandria

Expat living in Alexandria raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from Egyptian authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺDo expat women also wear headscarves in public?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend international attorneys in town?”

Finding all this expat information about living and working in Alexandria takes a lot of time. Our Alexandria expat guide is there to make your relocation to Alexandria as easy as possible. Starting with travel and accommodation to information about local organisations & companies, the guide covers all the different aspects of expat life in Alexandria.

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Alexandria. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world - from living in Shanghai to living in Washington, D.C..

Top Articles in the Alexandria Expat Guide

  • Moving to Alexandria

    With its mix of history and contemporary culture and a prime location on the Mediterranean coast, Alexandria is certainly worthy of consideration for any expatriate. Due to the privilege location, expats will find a stable weather. Find more about Alexandria in our guide!
  • Living in Alexandria

    The diverse array of historic and modern sites throughout the city make living in Alexandria an interesting experience. Good international education also can be found in this city. As the second largest city in Egypt, traffic can be a problem. Find out more information in our guide.
  • Working in Alexandria

    Alexandria does not have a large industrial section, due to the main interest in the city being in tourism. However, anyone looking to work in Alexandria will find options available, and it is a vibrant city where expatriates can enjoy rich cultures whilst working. Read up our guide for more information!

Information on the Expat Life in Alexandria

Are you looking specifically for playgroups and nurseries in town or a doctor speaking your native language in Egypt? In addition to our expat guide, the expat directory for Alexandria provides you with listings of all expatriate-relevant locations and relocation services in Alexandria. Furthermore, you might want to also consider our Alexandria expats forum to receive first hand information from your fellow expats.

Simply become a member of InterNations Alexandria and you’ll be warmly received with a friendly Ahlan wa sahlan among our expats living and working in Alexandria.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Alexandria? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Tokyo or living in Amsterdam!

Pascal Tremblay

"The Alexandria community is like a big expat family, everyone is willing to help. This made us feel comfortable in Egypt very quickly."

Marie Troisonne

"Via the InterNations forum we've finally managed to find a French-speaking domestic help here in Alexandria. "

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