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Alberto Mendez

Living in Cuba, from Spain

"From all the websites I checked before moving to Havana, InterNations seemed to have the highest quality and looked the most inviting."

Cynthia Fleming

Living in Cuba, from Great Britain

"I discovered that I wasn't the only British spouse looking for an expat women group in Havana. So we got together and organized one."

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Cuba

  • Join our community and get to know members of Cuba’s vibrant expat community
  • Receive reliable information and exchange insider tips about the Cuban expat living
  • Meet fellow expatriates at top InterNations events in Havana, Santiago de Cuba and many other regions

Working and living in Cuba with the InterNations Expat Guide

Are you preparing for living and working in Cuba? Or are you already an expat and have recently relocated to Havana, Santiago de Cuba or some other international Cuban city?

The expat relocation to Cuba is definitely an exciting international opportunity and cross-cultural adventure: Visiting the landscape such as the sprawling province of Havana Ciudad and its suburbs, getting to know how Cuban folks celebrate Día de los trabajadores, or acquiring a taste for Cuba’s popular dishes like ajiaco…

We certainly do not limit ourselves to Cuba, though. Our guide includes many more expat hotspots, with advice ranging from living in China to live in Poland.

Cuba Expat Locations

Taberna de la Muralla

Taberna de la Muralla

Restaurants & Nightlife

American International School Riyadh

American International School Riyadh

International Schools & Education

Deutsche Schule Valencia / Colegio Alemán de Valencia

Deutsche Schule Valencia / Colegio Alemán de Valencia

International Schools & Education

My-Milano.Com

My-Milano.Com

Expat Institutions & Clubs

All Saints Greek Orthodox Grammar School

All Saints Greek Orthodox Grammar School

International Schools & Education

International School of Havana

International School of Havana

International Schools & Education

Sprachcaffe

Sprachcaffe

International Schools & Education

Bilingual Acting Workshop

Bilingual Acting Workshop

International Schools & Education

Reliable Information about living and working in Cuba

Relocating to and living in Cuba necessitates lots of reliable information on different facets of Cuban expat life. Many questions come up when living overseas in Cuba: ʺAre we, as expats, liable to Cuban income tax law?ʺ, ʺWhat is the economic reality of life in Cuba today for the average expat and the average Cuban?ʺ, ʺHow to find a trustworthy maid in Havana?ʺ, or ʺWhat are the requirements to get a Cuban residence permit for my wife?ʺ

Looking for so much information on working and living in Cuba is rather bothersome and requires a lot of time. The InterNations Expat Guide for Cuba is designed to help you and offers trusted information on all issues of interest to expats living in Cuba. Various topics are covered in our Cuba Expat Guide from local organisations and companies, to travel & accommodation or health-care, up to local infrastructure. Such characteristic questions that concern expat life abroad as ʺIs it easier to live there as a single or with an expat family?ʺ will no more remain open.

Of course, InterNations is active far beyond Cuba. Please feel free to explore our expatriate guide on living in Qatar or living in Kuwait.

From doctors and dentists to colleges and universities –
Advice on living and working in Cuba

In addition, our expat listings for Cuba include recommended entries for services and organizations catering to expatriates’ needs, like doctors and dentists or colleges and universities. By becoming part of our community, you can also participate in the InterNations Forum and discuss with other internationals about your expatriate experience living abroad in Cuba. We’ll be delighted to greet you with a warm ¡Hola! among our InterNations members living and working in Cuba.

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