THE HAPPINESS OF YOUR CHILDREN
...IS THE MOST IMPORTANT CONCERN
If you are coming with your family, your spouse and children may have mixed feelings about leaving their current surroundings for the new and unfamiliar. Their happiness and ability to settle easily into their new environment will be elementary to the success of your relocation.
Rest assured, many expatriates find Hamburg hard to dislike. In an international city like Hamburg, there are many people in a similar situation and active international groups arrange regular meet-ups and events, providing good opportunities to make new friends. Of course, schools and kindergartens also offer ample opportunity to make contact with other parents.
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