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Peter B. Krehmer

Living in Dubai, from Switzerland

"There are so many expats in the UAE, but the InterNations Dubai Ramadan dinners brought some wonderful guests together. "

Suzanne Payne

Living in Dubai, from Great Britain

"Dubai is such an overwhelming mixture of tradition and modernity that I was very grateful for all the support from other expats. "

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Dubai

  • Build up valuable contacts with like-minded Dubai expats
  • Find reliable information and trustworthy tips about the expat life in Dubai
  • Join top-class InterNations events to meet fellow expatriates in town

Make the most of living and working in Dubai

Expat living in Dubai raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from Emirian authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺWhat are the best designer outlets for a shopping spree in Dubai?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend doctors and dentists in town?”

Finding all this expat information about living and working in Dubai takes a lot of time. Our Dubai expat guide is there to make your relocation to Dubai as easy as possible. Starting with embassies and consulates to information about travel & accommodation, the guide covers all the different aspects of expat life in Dubai.

InterNations provides you with more info than just for Dubai. We also tell you all about living in Amsterdam or living in Hong Kong, to name but a few expat hotspots.

Dubai Expat Locations

Boudoir Duabi

Boudoir Duabi

Restaurants & Nightlife

The Majlis Terrace

The Majlis Terrace

Restaurants & Nightlife

KIZA Restaurant & Lounge

KIZA Restaurant & Lounge

Restaurants & Nightlife

Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina

Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina

Restaurants & Nightlife

Fonograf Cafe & Restaurant

Fonograf Cafe & Restaurant

Restaurants & Nightlife

Maya - Modern Mexican Cuisine

Maya - Modern Mexican Cuisine

Restaurants & Nightlife

Seville's Terrace in Pyramids Wafi

Seville's Terrace in Pyramids Wafi

Restaurants & Nightlife

St. Mary's Church

St. Mary's Church

Expat Institutions & Clubs

Information on the Expat Life in Dubai

Are you looking specifically for expat insurance providers in town or the Finnish consulates in the UAE? In addition to our expat guide, the expat directory for Dubai provides you with listings of all expatriate-relevant locations and relocation services in Dubai. Furthermore, you might want to also consider our Dubai expats forum to receive first hand information from your fellow expats.

Simply become a member of InterNations Dubai and you’ll be warmly received with a friendly As-salām 'alaykum among our expats living and working in Dubai.

To learn more about how to organize your expat life around the world, please read on in our guide section: From living in Shanghai to living in Rome, we have it covered.

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