Colombia

Why do expats move to Colombia?

by Bob Sheth on June 1, 2014

Why do expats move to Colombia?

Why do expats move to Colombia?

We’ve had some very interesting feedback from forum members with regards to reasons why they live in particular countries in Latin America such as Colombia. While much of the information is probably readily available on the Internet, some of the feedback and some of the comments will give you an insight from on the ground and an idea of what you can expect. Sometimes the wider impression we receive from the mass media can be very different to that of the real world.

The people

More than one member of the forum has mentioned how easy it is to strike up conversations and friendships with the Colombian population. Many people may have the impression that life in Colombia is hard, that the people do not welcome expats and expats enclaves are commonplace – this does not appear to be the case. The feedback we are receiving from the forum is very different, if you go out of your way to strike up conversation and friendship with a Colombian, they will reciprocate. [click to continue…]

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