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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 Germans 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 Germans living in France

Would you like to get in touch with other Germans in France? Are you in need of help and advice from your German compatriots? Or would you like to join other German 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 Germany 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 German expats in France, coming from all corners of Germany - from Hamburg, over Berlin to Munich.

  German Expats in France Posted:

Re: Jobs for French Natives in Germany

Are you a french native who would like to work in Cologne? Here is a job for you. German is NOT ...

Re: Short trip tp Paris - who wants to join?

Hello, Me and a friend from Munich visit Paris from this Thur. 24.7. to Sun. 27.7.. Who wants to...

Re: Business School looking for native english speaker

Hi everybody, École de Commerce de Lyon is looking for native english speakers to teach differen...

Re: Hostesses wanted for international fair in October

Hi everybody we are looking for highly motivated multilingual people willing to assist us as hoste...

Re: Looking at flat during absence

I am living in the Vieux Nice. On a regular basis i do have to be out of Nice, for a couple of week...

Re:

Dear Caroline, If you want to register a company in France it is with the Registry ("Registre du...

Fellow Germans in France

Find Tips and Advice on France from German Expats

Of course, expat living in France is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow Germans 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 Germans in France, residing in Paris, Lyon, Nice and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Germans in Paris or Germans in Lyon.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for German 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 Germany 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 roast pork with Knödel in Lyon.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for France to get information on institutions from your home country, including the German 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 German expats in France.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Germans 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 Germany and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Grüß Gott from our Germans 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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