Expats of Qatar2021-07-21T14:39:18+03:00

Expats of Qatar

Natasha Avila (Costa Rica)

  “As soon as I finished college I decided to travel and come to the Middle East. Most people in Latin America dream to travel to Europe but I think I was a little bit different from the rest. Since high school, I used to talk with my friends about [...]

July 21st, 2021|

Robert Cody (United States)

  "I don’t know if Qatar is made for me or I’m made for Qatar but I love shopping at the malls, I like the heat, and I like exercising outdoors. One of my favorite stories is when I was running outdoors one day and it was 42 degrees outside, [...]

July 14th, 2021|

Natalia Mikhalchenkova (Russia)

"Qatar is my Arabian fairy tale. I think it would be the best explanation for it. Have I ever thought that I, a Russian girl, would ever move to the Middle East? Yes, I knew it and I really felt some kind of I would say connection with this part [...]

July 7th, 2021|

Elliot Rose (United Kingdom)

  “I grew up just outside of London and have lived in and around London most of my life. For the last few years before we moved out to Doha in August 2019, we were living in Surrey, to the South West of London. Initially, it was a big culture [...]

June 30th, 2021|

Lyndsay and James (USA)

  "While we are new to Qatar, we are not new to the uncertainty and spontaneity of expat life. Qatar is our third expat assignment and the fourth country we've moved to in four years. COVID played a large role in our tumultuous timeline, sending my husband to Qatar at [...]

June 23rd, 2021|

Michael Braidwood (Scotland)

  “When I moved to Qatar four years ago, the weather of course was probably the biggest change, I had to get used to the summer season, I’m still getting used to it. Now my community here is really built up around the golf community, so I spend most of [...]

June 15th, 2021|