Gaborone

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Jonathan Brown

"As an expat in Gaborone & beyond, I learned to love Botsuana's treasures and would like to share my love for my second home with you. "

Melanie Rasbery

"Gaborone's a comparatively small African metropolis, but I still needed help from expats and locals to relocate and settle in. "

Make the most of living and working in Gaborone

Expat living in Gaborone raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from Botswanan authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺHow do I greet strangers in the street -- polite and aloof, or warm and smiling?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend serviced apartments in town?”

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

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Gaborone. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world - from living in Zurich to living in Jersey City.

Top Articles in the Gaborone Expat Guide

  • Moving to Gaborone

    Moving to Gaborone can be difficult, since the country is still developing and many expats could have problems settling down and integrating. However, the African cordiality, the middle-sized city vibe and the positive atmosphere are bound to facilitate the process.
  • Living in Gaborone

    Gaborone is nowadays a modern, cosmopolitan city; it is relatively small and growing, therefore livable but not boring at all. The city has a vibrant city center with many shopping opportunities, and services are improving a lot. Read on to find out more about living in Gaborone!
  • Working in Gaborone

    Gaborone boasts a growing and vibrant economy, supported by many commercial entities which yield various opportunities for expats, too. If you are planning on working in Gaborone, check out our InterNations Expat Guide for more information about the local economy and job market!

Information on the Expat Life in Gaborone

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

Simply become a member of InterNations Gaborone and you’ll be warmly received with a friendly Dumela among our expats living and working in Gaborone.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Gaborone? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in London or living in Abu Dhabi!

Jonathan Brown

"As an expat in Gaborone & beyond, I learned to love Botsuana's treasures and would like to share my love for my second home with you. "

Melanie Rasbery

"Gaborone's a comparatively small African metropolis, but I still needed help from expats and locals to relocate and settle in. "

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