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Sven Baudach

Living in Istanbul, from Germany

"My business partners, also mainly expats, and me, we always use the wonderful InterNations Events as an informal get-togethers."

Maggy Roswick

Living in Istanbul, from USA

"With all the great information and contacts provided by InterNations, it was no big deal to get settled in Istanbul."

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network for Americans in Istanbul

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

InterNations - A Place for Americans in Istanbul

Hello to all Americans in Istanbul! Would you like to meet fellow American expats in Istanbul? Would you like to get insider suggestions from other Americans, e.g. where in Istanbul your hometown team’s next match is shown on TV or where to get stuffed turkey?

We would like to invite you to become a member of InterNations Istanbul. As a member of InterNations, you will have access to an active group of American expats, hailing from Washington D.C., Los Angeles, New York City and all regions of the USA.

  American Expats in Istanbul Posted:

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Hey Abdallah--Just be patient Abdallah. Give Istanbul a chance. The people are great, the culture ...

Re: Transcription Work

Global Business Reports, which is based in Istanbul, is looking to hire native speakers of English ...

Re: SAT Courses/Tutoring

Hi everyone, I'm interested in learning if anyone knows of any SAT courses/tutoring offered on t...

Re: Looking for a flat in Kadikoy

Hello Everyone, I am looking for a flat for myself (studio or one bedroom) in Kadikoy near the ...

Re: US citizen looking for any type of work in Turkey

Hello all :) Like everyone under the jobs forum here I am looking for work in Turkey. My backgro...

Re: Turkcell and English

Does anybody know a specific Turkcell store where they speak English? I went to about 5 stores in K...

Fellow Americans in Istanbul

American Expats in Istanbul Help You With Their Advice

With InterNations, American expats in Istanbul are able to find both the help they need as well as lots of valuable information. The "Queen Of Cities" offers so much for expats to explore - our community helps you enjoy your stay to the fullest.

  • Look through our Members Network to connect with Istanbul’s American expats.
  • Become active in our Expat Forums in order to find insider tips and suggestions from fellow American expats in Istanbul.
  • Make full use of the Expat Guide for Istanbul to obtain important information on your temporary home abroad.

Mix and Mingle with Americans in Istanbul at Our Events

Our Istanbul community is also lively and welcoming offline. The InterNations Ambassadors host regular get-togethers and a range of expat activities, e.g. a chic dining experience in Istanbul’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow American expats to discover Aegean Turkey, between the azure sea and silvery olive groves. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from the USA in your local community and meet Americans in Turkey in a comfortable setting. If this sounds interesting to you, simply sign up for membership – we are looking forward to welcoming you among our Americans living in Istanbul!

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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