Subscribe to SmallPlanet

We Need Your Help

Five stars on Amazon! Don't miss Talesmag's first book of essays, on cross-cultural food experiences from Mexico to Mongolia (plus recipes!)
Submit a Real Post Report


Morale among expats:

Depends on who you talk to--don't expect a lot from the embassy community-- they have low expectations. - Sep 13, 2010
Fair to good. Those who get out and do things have a better time here than those who sit at home at mope. - Jul 20, 2008
Morale can range from low to medium. I think that since new staff have arrived in the last year, it's improved. The move from Almaty to Astana left many feeling embittered. - Jan 29, 2008