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InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Dakar
- Build up valuable contacts with like-minded Dakar expats
- Find reliable information and trustworthy tips about the expat life in Dakar
- Join top-class InterNations events to meet fellow expatriates in town
Welcome to the Expatriates Dakar Community!
Salut & salam alaikum and welcome to our community for Dakar expats! Our private network helps you to settle in easily when moving to or living abroad in Dakar: Get to know like-minded expatriates in Dakar in a casual way, find reliable information and tips about expat life in Senegal and meet fellow expats from Dakar’s international community at our first-class InterNations events.
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Make the most of your Dakar Expat Life
The westernmost city on the African mainland offers an exciting intercultural experience for expats, starting with cultural highlights, like Lake Retba or Lac Rose, a pretty little lake with a distinct rosy colour,, the folkloristic festivities on the occasion of Senegal’s Tamkharit, up to getting a taste of traditional thieboudienne. The InterNations community helps you as an Dakar expat to enjoy your expat stay in Senegal to the fullest. Our members have already come across many of the questions you’ll have when starting your expatriate life in Dakar and kindly offer you their assistance, from ʺIs there a good alternative to the relatively costly CASINO supermarket chain in Dakar?ʺ up to ʺDoes all expat housing come with an air-conditioning system, or do I need to buy one extra?ʺ.
Become part of our Expat Dakar Community
Our members have their roots in the Netherlands, Japan, the United States, Russia and almost any other country around the globe, all sharing your situation as an expat in Dakar. InterNations makes it easy for you to connect with fellow expats in Dakar. Next to our active online community, our members also regularly meet in real life at top-class events or go for weekend activities together, e.g. to visit Senegal’s famous landmarks around the Cap-Vert peninsula.
Please feel cordially invited to become part. Our members of the Dakar community are open-minded, helpful and looking forward to welcome you on board. Simply request your personal invitation and you’ll be graciously received by our expat Dakar chapter!
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