Living in Hoi An
Money & Houses
If you’ve visited Hoi An on holiday and understandably fallen in love with the country and its culture, you might be considering a long-term move here. A rise in tourism over the last decade has seen a steady increase in...
Daily Life in Vietnam
The daily lifestyle in Vietnam for expats has become more popular in recent years, given the cost of living, wonderful weather and friendly culture. The rise in tourism and foreign-language schools has also opened up opportunities for expat jobs, so...
Cost of Living in Vietnam
At the moment, Hoi An is a very cheap (and very fun) place to live. Check out this page for a guide to everyday expenses and the cost of living in Hoi An.
Hoi An Jobs
Finding a job in Hoi An can be challenging. Check out our guide to finding jobs in Hoi An and Da Nang to make your search more efficient.
Buying a House in Vietnam
Are you considering buying a house in Vietnam but unsure about Vietnamese property laws? Check out this guide to buying a house in Vietnam.
Pets in Hoi An
Many people have pets in Hoi An – it’s pretty hard not to, considering all the strays. Click here for a guide to owning and caring for pets in Hoi An.
Vietnam Driving Licence
Having a valid driving license in Vietnam is mandatory for foreigners who want to operate cars and motorbikes. As cars are very expensive many foreigners opt to drive motorbikes. Many drive without licenses without much difficulty but, if you aim...
Opening a Bank Account in Vietnam
If you plan on staying in Vietnam for 6 months or more, we recommend opening a bank account here. Check out this guide to opening a bank account in Vietnam.
Hoi An Accommodation for Expats
Looking for accommodation in Hoi An? Hoping to stay long-term? Not sure about pricing? Check out this page for a guide to finding housing in Hoi An.
Green Shoots International School
Established in 2012, Green Shoots was the first international school in Hoi An and at the time of writing the only school to have been accredited
Hoi An International School
The school is focused on providing a holistic, student-centred education that is rigorously academic, while at the same time nurturing individual talents, creativity, as well as cultural and social awareness.
Schools in Hoi An
There are several English-speaking schools in Hoi An from the intimate, child-focused setting of Merlin’s Homeschool to the facility rich, grandiose scale of Hoi An International School (HAIS) with its gym, science lab, sports field, library, canteen, performance space and much, much more. In between is Green Shoots, the first established international school in Hoi An.