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

To stock up more on wine before coming. - Sep 2020

This is by far the smallest, most “off the beaten track” city we’ve ever lived in. The fishbowl phenomenon is quite real here, and it’s compounded by the cost and difficulty in escaping Georgetown (much less Guyana). We didn’t know how hard that combination can be until we experienced it ourselves. - Aug 2019

How bad the medical care really was. - Apr 2014

I did not have a good grasp on the level of poverty and the amount of garbage that is around the city. - Nov 2013

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