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What do you wish you had known about this particular city/country before moving there?

How much I miss having a city to walk in-and how expensive it was to travel within Zambia. - Nov 16, 2017
That I needed sweaters for cold season! - Jan 4, 2017
I wish I had known that I would be able to find some of my favorite things here, so there was no need to stock up like a mad woman. - Jun 8, 2016
How expensive it would be to travel within the region. Plane tickets to any of the neighboring countries will cost at least $500-900. - May 17, 2016
That the art scene is essentially non-existent and it is so expensive to go to nice lodges and most safari stuff requires 6+ hour drives. - Aug 22, 2014
Should have sent more canned goods, brought fewer winter clothes and more surge protectors. - Jan 29, 2014