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Pablo Garcia Ramirez

Living in Colombia, from Spain

"I was so lucky that a friend told me about InterNations before I came to Bogota. I had the chance to contact many expats there from home."

Michelle Guillemont

Living in Colombia, from France

"I was a little bit afraid before moving to Colombia - a new language, security issues, no friends. InterNations helped me settle in, though. "

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network for Americans in Colombia

  • Join our community and get to know members of Colombia’s vibrant expat community
  • Receive reliable information and exchange insider tips about the Colombian expat living
  • Meet fellow expatriates at top InterNations events in Bogotá, Barranquilla and many other regions

InterNations – Connecting Americans living in Colombia

Are you looking for fellow Americans in Colombia? Do you need advice and tips from your American countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other American expats to discover attractions like the cordilleras together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Colombia or still residing at home in the USA to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Colombia provides you with all you need: Founded in 2007, our trusted community has quickly established itself as the international networking platform for expats and global minds worldwide. Among our members there is also a number of American expats in Colombia, hailing from all across the USA - from Los Angeles, over New York City to Washington D.C..

  American Expats in Colombia Posted:

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Hi Which area in town you will be located ? We have a maid/ nanny that is looking for a job for ...

Re: Need an attorney

We need an atty in Cali. Preferably someone who knows about pensions

Re: Arriving in Medellin in September

Hi Everyone, I am planning to take at least a year off to travel and Medellin is my first stop. ...

Re: Housing Needs

Hi there, I am planning to take a year off to travel to Colombia the first week in September. M...

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Hello Maria, you can join Alliance Francaise , they have some group that practice French. I do s...

Re: LAW ENFORCEMENT STRENGTH RED PEPPER DEFENSE SPRAY

(LAW ENFORCEMENT STRENGTH RED PEPPER DEFENSE SPRAY) Made in USA (Sabre Red large size 110grams of r...

Fellow Americans in Colombia

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Receive Information and Tips about Colombia from American Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in Colombia is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your American compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Colombian culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Americans in Colombia, living in Bogotá, Barranquilla, Calí and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group of Americans in Bogota or Americans in Medellin.

So, if you should ever feel like speaking your mother tongue, finding out where to shop for American food, or chatting about your favorite team’s latest match, join the American InterNations Community:

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from the USA in Colombia.
  • Receive and share advice in our Colombia Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for stuffed turkey in Bogotá...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Colombia to find institutions like the nearest American embassy and many others.

From the cordilleras to the Orinoco River Basin, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly American expats in Colombia.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Americans in Colombia

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Colombia. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Colombian bandeja paisa, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Bogotá's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the historical La Candelaria neighbourhood, Ciudad Perdida in the jungle, and other impressive landmarks across Colombia.

This way, our events and activities are a very nice occasion to meet fellow expats from the USA and around the world in a casual atmosphere. Interested? Sign up for membership and you’ll soon be welcomed with a warm Hello from our Americans living in Colombia!

InterNations Members at a Glance
  • 87% of members have university degree
  • Members are 30 to 60 years old (average: 38)
  • Members come from 179 countries
  • 53% expat women
  • 47% expat men
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