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For a successful expat experience, why not turn towards Medan? Indeed, the town is very conducive to expatriation, being Indonesia's fourth biggest city. Located in Sumatra, it is a major economic and trade hub, providing opportunities for professionals and investors.

Medan is a lively city, with many beaches and attractions. Its historical, natural and cultural heritage has seduced many expatriates over the years.

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The Indonesia guide

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When moving to Indonesia, it's important to not be flippant about your general well-being, as many issues can be avoided with a little preparation and research. If possible, try to establish a trusted contact whom you can contact for support while in the country, and try to stay informed about what to do in the event of an emergency.

Would you like to have an insight of the Indonesian lifestyle and how to behave in the Indonesian society? Find out in this article.

If you have a furry friend that you wouldn't dream of leaving behind when you move to Indonesia, then you're going to need to know how to transport your pet safely across the globe. Read this article to find out some more information.

Moving to Indonesia may take many months of planning, especially when it comes to obtaining the correct visas and finding the perfect accommodation. However, there are ways to make the move easier, with a little bit of foresight and help from the experts.

Due to stubborn traffic jams and urban chaos, getting around in big Indonesian cities is no easy feat. However, in terms of transport options, you'll never be far from a means to (eventually) get from A to B. Read this article to find out more.

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Our expat blog of the month: Jill's Journey

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Our expat blog of the month: Jill's Journey

It's been nearly twenty years since Jill first moved to Mexico for a study abroad semester. There, she met the love of her life which brought about the irresistible desire to come back and settle in Mexico. Jill talks about her journey and her everyday life as an expat on her blog. If you have always wondered what life in Mexico is ...

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Royal Sumatra Golf Course
Jalan Jamin Ginting KM 8.5 , Medan

Private schools

District 10 Restaurant and Bar
Jalan Imam Bonjol No. 9, Medan, Medan

Restaurants

PT Supra Raga Transport
Jl. Brigjend Katamso No.557, Medan

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