Tag: Expats

The History of Angola

Situated on Africa’s western coast, Angola is an extremely young country. Due to its location, it’s up for debate whether it belongs to Central or Southern Africa. It’s the seventh-largest country on the continent and the second-largest Portuguese-speaking country in the world. It also has one of the fastest growing economies in the world. This [...]

The Best Medical Centers in Luanda

Since the end of the Angolan civil war in 2002, the country has seen substantial improvements in a variety of sectors, medical centers in Luanda are one of them. It’s still very much on its way to becoming the country it can be. Even though it’s been two decades since the civil war ended, it [...]

How is Work Life in Angola?

With so many people making the move to Angola for work purposes, it’s only natural to wonder just what work life in Angola is like in the country. If your company is relocating you to Luanda, you probably want to know what to expect. The good news is that with so many expats moving to [...]

The Largest Industries in Angola

Angola has a lot to offer the world. But, there’s a very specific reason that so many companies are relocating employees to the country’s capital province of Luanda. The area is exceptionally rich in natural resources. That is why so many industries have expanded their operations to the South African country. Before we dive into [...]

Best Luanda Nightlife

Luanda, the capital city of Angola, is a festive, vibrant place with plenty to do and even more to see. Where Luanda really shines, though, is in its eclectic nightlife. Not only do Angolans love to have a good time, but they’re very inviting people. Meaning any and all newcomers are more than welcome to [...]

Is Angola a Friendly Country?

Considering that Angola boasts a population of 33 million people. Luanda its capital city, has 8.3 million people living in its metro area. Your experience as a tourist or an expat will likely vary depending on where in the country you travel. For the sake of simplicity, however, it feels pretty safe to say that [...]

The Best International Schools in Luanda

There are plenty of things you need to know about moving to Angola. There’s always going to be a bit of a culture shock when you’re moving to another country. Moving to Luanda, Angola’s capital province, is no different. There’s a lot you need to know in advance so that you can be properly prepared [...]

Is It Safe to Live in Luanda?

In the world that we live in, violent crime is an unfortunate reality. If you’re looking to move to another city or another country, one of the key things that you should be mindful of are the crime statistics of the area you’re looking to call home. Keep in mind that no place is completely [...]

Where do Expats Live in Luanda?

Luanda, the capital city of the African nation of Angola, is a hotspot for all sorts of business. It’s no surprise that it’s a popular destination for expats. People from all over the world who are either moving there at the behest of their employer or trying to strike out on their own. So, in [...]

How expensive is it to live in Luanda?

A little about Luanda You may have heard that Luanda, the capital city of Angola, is among the most expensive cities to live in. In fact, it actually took the top spot from Hong Kong a few times in the recent past as the most expensive city for expats. Despite the fact that half of [...]