Sujatha, India

Sujatha moved to Eindhoven because her husband found a job here, and is looking for opportunities of her own!


Eindhoven is... the technical hub of Netherlands.


How long have you lived in the Southeast Netherlands?
It's been 6 months since we've moved to Eindhoven.

Is there anything that you wish you knew before moving here?
Learning to speak fluent Dutch is essential to make the most out of your time spent here.

What is your best piece of advice for other expats?
Mingle with the locals, they are very friendly and helpful.

Did you experience culture shock?
Not really... it was more of a surprise than a shock.

How have you adjusted to living in the Netherlands?
Accept the differences and adapt your lifestyle to how it works here.

What do you miss most from home?
Hailing from the land of spices and heritage, I definitely miss the festive food and celebrations.

What do you like the most about the Dutch culture?
Their importance to family.

If you could go back in time, to before you moved here, would you still move?
Yes of course, any new place adds a new dimension to life's experiences.


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