1 August 2016

Beata Manczur - Expat in Dragør, Denmark

Beata Manczur - Expat in Dragør, Denmark

Q: Where are you originally from?
A:Budapest, Hungary

Q: In which city are you currently residing?
A: Dragør, not far away from Copenhagen.

Q: What do you do in your new city?
A: I am working as recruitment consultant – what I have been doing for many many years now.

Q: How is the quality of life in your new city in comparison to that of your home city?
A: Life is beautiful but difficult in Denmark. Difficult, as I entered to a new market right after the finance crisis has started. And of course, it is not easy to get a well paying job – when the whole recruitment business is badly effected by the crisis plus by the beneficial opportunities of social media.

Q: How would you rate the healthcare system in which you are currently enrolled?
A: No expereince, I have not been to the doctor here.

Q: How does the cost of living compare to that of your home city?
A: 3-4 times more

Q: Did you use a relocation company to help you with your move?
A: no.

Q: How easy or difficult was the relocation process?
A: easy

Q: Did you move here with any family members?
A: Only with my two cats 

Q: What is your favourite mobile app which you use to aid you in your expat life?
A: Not knowing any.

Q: What is one piece of advice you’d like to offer a new expat in your new city?
A: Get a job before you get into the market.