Digital Nomad Life in Xi'an, China
Summary: Digital nomads like living in Xi'an, China because it is a vibrant city with a rich cultural history, a low cost of living, and excellent transportation links. The best neighborhood to live in is the Beilin District, which is known for its vibrant nightlife, excellent restaurants, and convenient access to public transportation. The approximate population of Xi'an, China is 8.7 million people. The weather in Xi'an, China (Farenheit) is generally mild, with average temperatures ranging from the mid-50s in the winter to the mid-80s in the summer. The monthly cost of living for a digital nomad in Xi'an is approximately $1,000 USD. The cost to rent a centrally located, one-bedroom apartment with high-speed internet access in Xi'an is approximately $500 USD per month.
How do I meet people in Xi'an?
When we asked people living in Xi'an about club and activities where newcomers can meet others, they responded:
"Expats in Xi'an have a range of activities and clubs to join to meet other people in their host city. Popular activities include networking groups targeted towards expats, language exchanges, hiking groups, food and drinking events, as well as cultural activities such as learning to make traditional Chinese art and music. Additionally, a range of sports and fitness activities are available for expats to join, such as running clubs, soccer teams, ultimate frisbee and martial art classes. Expats in Xi'an can also meet people in their local area by attending live music shows, theatres, museums, festivals and other cultural events. Joining meetup groups, using online forums and apps are also good ways to meet people when living in Xi'an," explained one expat living in Xi'an, China, China.
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About the Author
Joshua Wood, LPC is one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange and serves as Co-President of Expat Exchange. Prior to Expat Exchange and Digital Nomad Exchange, Joshua worked for NBC Cable (MSNBC and CNBC Primetime). Joshua has a BA from Syracuse and a Master's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Mr. Wood is also a licensed counselor and psychotherapist.
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