Lebanon

Living and
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Olle Lindberg

"I found so many valuable tips for expats in Beirut here on InterNations. I can only recommend it to every expat out there."

Nora Godfrey

"Arriving in Beirut, I did not know anyone and felt a bit lost. Through InterNations I met so many nice people, expats and locals alike."

Working and living in Lebanon with the InterNations Expat Guide

Are you preparing for living and working in Lebanon? Or are you already an expat and have recently relocated to Beirut, Sidon or some other international Lebanese city?

The expat relocation to Lebanon is definitely an exciting international opportunity and cross-cultural adventure: Visiting the landscape such as the Beirut Peninsula, getting to know how Lebanese folks celebrate Teacher's Day, or acquiring a taste for Lebanon’s popular dishes like kibbe…

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Lebanon. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world – from working in New Zealand to working in Japan.

Top Articles in the Lebanon Expat Guide

  • Moving to Lebanon

    Once called "the Switzerland of the Middle East", Lebanon preserves tremendous charm and beauty despite the ravages of a prolonged civil war. This section provides you with an overview of Lebanon's population, weather conditions and transport connections.
  • Living in Lebanon

    Lebanon combines a vibrant economic climate with unparalleled opportunities for leisure (both in Beirut and in the touristic South of the country). Find out what living in Lebanon entails by learning about the country's healthcare, transportation, education and more!
  • Working in Lebanon

    There's more to Lebanon than summer resorts and sunny beaches. Expats around the world are also attracted to this small Mediterranean nation by its thriving banking sector, urban development, and many others. Here you'll find an overview of Lebanon's economy, tax system and work permits.

Reliable Information about living and working in Lebanon

Relocating to and living in Lebanon necessitates lots of reliable information on different facets of Lebanese expat life. Many questions come up when living overseas in Lebanon: ʺAre we, as expats, liable to Lebanese income tax law?ʺ, ʺWhere can I indulge in an authentic Lebanese meal? Or in Beirut's best pizza?ʺ, ʺHow to find a trustworthy maid in Beirut?ʺ, or ʺWhat are the requirements to get a Lebanese residence permit for my wife?ʺ

Looking for so much information on working and living in Lebanon is rather bothersome and requires a lot of time. The InterNations Expat Guide for Lebanon is designed to help you and offers trusted information on all issues of interest to expats living in Lebanon. Various topics are covered in our Lebanon Expat Guide from health-care, to restaurants & nightlife or expat institutions and clubs, up to sports & leisure. Such characteristic questions that concern expat life abroad as ʺHow far will English and French get me in Lebanon?ʺ will no more remain open.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Lebanon? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as moving to Malaysia or working in Iceland!

From specialised travel agents to serviced apartments –
Advice on living and working in Lebanon

In addition, our expat listings for Lebanon include recommended entries for services and organizations catering to expatriates’ needs, like specialised travel agents or serviced apartments. By becoming part of our community, you can also participate in the InterNations Forum and discuss with other internationals about your expatriate experience living abroad in Lebanon. We’ll be delighted to greet you with a warm As-salām 'alaykum among our InterNations members living and working in Lebanon.

Olle Lindberg

"I found so many valuable tips for expats in Beirut here on InterNations. I can only recommend it to every expat out there."

Nora Godfrey

"Arriving in Beirut, I did not know anyone and felt a bit lost. Through InterNations I met so many nice people, expats and locals alike."

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