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Ruben Barbosa

Living in France, from Brazil

"After work I enjoy meeting other Brazlian expats offline. We go for a beer together and it feels like home. Thanks InterNations."

Verona Torres

Living in France, from Spain

"The idea to connext expatriates in Strasbourg fits perfectly to the city. Both are truly international."

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network for Americans in France

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

InterNations – Uniting Americans living in France

Would you like to get in touch with other Americans in France? Are you in need of help and advice from your American compatriots? Or would you like to join other American expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the salty marshland of the Camargue?

Whether you have settled as an expat in France or are still living in the USA and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations France offers everything you need: Established in 2007, our trusted community soon became the leading platform for international networking among expatriates and global minds around the world. Our network also counts a considerable number of American expats in France, coming from all corners of the USA - from New York City, over Washington D.C. to Los Angeles.

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Bonjour, Je me demandais si qqn peut nous recommander un médecin anglophone où nous pouvons fair...

Re: Faking It and Making It In Paris

Hello everyone! I moved to Paris in 2011 fresh out of college and unsure of what to do with myse...

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Hello, there is an activity group called Dancing in Paris. You can post your availability on it to ...

Re: tailoring/alterations

Hi. Does anyone one know of a good quality tailor or place to get clothing altered in Lille? I need...

Re: Flatshare available in the 9th!

Available Nov / Dec - for 12 months, some flexibility. 33 year old American woman with a room av...

Re: Limited Invite Wed 17.9 Music by Micael Sene

This Wednesday the 17th - Invitation Chez Tim overlooking La Rade de Villefranche et La Baie des A...

Fellow Americans in France

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Find Tips and Advice on France from American Expats

Of course, expat living in France is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow Americans is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the French way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other Americans in France, residing in Paris, Lyon, Nice and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Americans in Paris or Americans in Lyon.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for American food or discuss your favorite sports team's latest match, become a member of the French InterNations Community:

  • Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from the USA in France.
  • Obtain and share insider tips in our France Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a babysitter fluent in your native tongue for your children or where to get stuffed turkey in Lyon.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for France to get information on institutions from your home country, including the American embassy.

From the salty marshland of the Camargue to the Loire Valley, also known as the "Garden of France", we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly American expats in France.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Americans in France

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in France. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional French foie gras, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Paris’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see the Mediterranean climate and scenery of La Provence as well as other beautiful landmarks in France.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from the USA and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Hello from our Americans living in France!

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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