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Peru > Moving

Peru

5 Things To Consider Before Moving To Peru

Tuesday September 03, 2019 (14:55:59)

Entrepreneur Alan La Rue is our guest in this episode of the Expat Focus podcast. A language school owner, he’s been living in the country for a long time, and is going to talk through the essentials: from where to live to what to bring with you; job opportunities in Peru; how to approach learning Spanish; and the Peruvian cultural norms that may take some getting used to.

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Peru > Moving

Peru

How To Obtain Residency In Peru

Monday April 01, 2019 (16:56:06)

There have been a few major changes to Peru’s visa system. Some visa types no longer exist, some have changed significantly, and others are waiting for the final seal of approval. However, despite this, Peru remains a relatively easy country in which to obtain permanent residency.   more ...

Peru > Living

Peru

LGBT+ In Lima: A Guide To The City For New Expats

Thursday August 16, 2018 (08:07:20)

Lima is the capital of Peru, and one of the largest cities in South America. Given its size, it is unsurprising that Lima is home to a lot of LGBT+ life. However, given that it is also a Peruvian city, views towards queer people can be very conservative compared to more liberal parts of the world.   more ...

Peru > Working

Peru

How To Apply For A Visa De Trabajo In Peru

Monday July 23, 2018 (11:30:07)

Applying for a work permit in another country is always a complex process. The first thing to note about Peru is that the nation does not have a work permit as such; it has a work visa, known as the visa de trabajo.   more ...

Peru > Working

Peru

A Guide To Finding A Job In Peru

Wednesday January 03, 2018 (10:47:53)

Peru is perhaps best known for the ancient Inca city of Machu Picchu, which is one of the most visited destinations in the world. It is also home to many coastal cities that enjoy gorgeous weather all year round. The country offers an affordable cost of living to expats, along with a rich cultural experience and opportunities for a full family life. The public-school system adheres to high standards, and there are also plenty of international schools to choose from.   more ...

Peru > Property

Peru

A Guide To Renting Property In Peru

Friday June 09, 2017 (13:44:47)
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The land of Machu Picchu makes an unusual but undeniably interesting expat destination. Visitors are enthralled by Peru’s scenic beauty and warm people. There are plenty of historical sites that give you a glimpse into this ancient South American country’s colorful past. Its warm weather and laidback yet affordable lifestyle are added benefits, especially for senior citizens who are looking for a good retirement spot. At the same time Lima, its cosmopolitan capital, has become a city of significant global importance with entrepreneurs and professionals from across the globe.   more ...

Peru > Links

Peru

Peru - Recommended Social Media Accounts

Tuesday April 11, 2017 (11:38:20)
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At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at Peru and some of the social media accounts you should be following if you’re thinking of moving there.   more ...

Peru > Links

Peru

Peru - Recommended Blogs

Tuesday August 16, 2016 (13:49:07)
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At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at Peru and some of the blogs that might be useful for expats there.   more ...

Peru > Living

Peru

Moving To Peru? Read Our Expat Guide To Travelling On Public Transport

Saturday September 26, 2015 (14:15:31)
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The main modes of public transport in Peru are the trains, buses, taxicabs, mototaxis, and micros. Most modes of transport balance practicality with cost; unfortunately, with little regard to safety! Most of the cheaper modes of public transport are not particularly safe but they are very popular and in some cases, they may be the only available choice.   more ...

Peru > Living

Peru

5 Things You Should Know Before Moving To Peru

Wednesday September 23, 2015 (12:32:01)
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Are you thinking about moving to Peru but you don’t know what awaits you? Most people will talk about the warmth of the locals, the unique surf spots, the untouched beauty of this land, and the awe-inspiring historical sites. While all of this is true, Peru also has a few “surprises” that are not as pleasant. Here are five things you should know before moving to Peru.   more ...