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Living in Essen

Find useful info to make the most of your expat project and get in touch with expatriates

Make your expat project in Essen successful

Located in Western Germany, Essen is a former mining town. Over the years, it has developed into a major retail and business service center along with being a railway junction, providing several professional opportunities to expatriates.

By moving to Essen, whether alone or with your family, you will enjoy a great cultural exposure thanks to several historical sites and green spaces.

Expatriate health insurance in Essen

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Moving to Essen

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Travel insurance in Essen

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Work

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The Germany guide

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Essen bloggers

Emma's Expat Adventures

4 years ago

An English mummy's musings on life in Germany

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Have Lipstick and Laptop Will Travel

4 years ago

An American expat & mom of 4 blogs from Germany about personal experiences and thoughts on life; shares music, books, recipes, inspiration.

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The best of Europe: Five blogs for five cities

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The best of Europe: Five blogs for five cities

What do Dublin, London, The Hague, Parma, and Galicia have in common? — Sorry, all being European cities, even though it is the right guess, doesn’t count. Okay, we will save you the hustle — here it is, they all have good expat bloggers! Expat.com brings them to you to introduce you to the expat life in the city they ...

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Recommended services

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spa-bike GmbH Body Forme
RÜttenscheider Str. 144 45131 Essen, Essen

Beauty institutes

Conversation Club - English community - regulars' table
treffpunkt Altendorf Kopernikusstr. 8 45143 , Essen

Clubs

Praxis Dr Shammas Y
Alfredstr. 237 45133 Essen (c'est le cabinet du Dr Shammas mais c'est Dr Jabbour qui parle français), Essen

Doctors