When considering a move to a new city, there is nothing more useful than hearing real life stories from other expats who are living there. Enjoy the interviews below and the insight they afford, and please contact us if you live or have lived in Lebanon and would like to share your experience.

Mia is a South African expat living in Beirut. She moved to Lebanon after living with her partner in Boston for five years. She is now working and raising her children in this beautiful country. Read more about her expat experience in Lebanon.


Maria is a Greek/German expat living in Lebanon. She moved to the capital, Beirut, in 2008 due to her husband’s job, which has seen them live in many different countries in recent years, including Kuwait and the UAE. Read more about her expat experience in Lebanon.

Maria - an expat living in Lebanon