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Henrik Olsen

Living in Jakarta, from Norway

"I was amazed how many other members in Jakarta share the same interests as me. And some of them come from Norway, too ! "

Megan Turner

Living in Jakarta, from USA

"It's a really helpful site: Via InterNations, we found an international playgroup for our kids (6 and 8 years old) here in Jakarta."

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network for Americans in Jakarta

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

InterNations - A Place for Americans in Jakarta

Hello to all Americans in Jakarta! Would you like to meet fellow American expats in Jakarta? Would you like to get insider suggestions from other Americans, e.g. where in Jakarta 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 Jakarta. 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 Jakarta Posted:

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Dear Patricia, Have you looked into podcast's search for: "Learning Indonesian" BR, Rick

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I play badminton but I don't know where is Kelapa Gading? I'm in Menteng near Station Cikini.

Re: Filipino-American looking for Tourism internship

Greetings! My name is Romeo and I am currently a 3rd year Tourism Management student at Asia Pac...

Re: Hardworking American Expat seeking for Job

Good morning everyone, My name is Brian Bui. I recently moved to Indonesia about 3 weeks ago and I...

Re: Looking to transition career to Jakarta

Hi everyone, I am new to the forum (and to InterNations). I joined to get connected within the ...

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Hi Ralph, IES at UOB Building?

Fellow Americans in Jakarta

American Expats in Jakarta Help You With Their Advice

With InterNations, American expats in Jakarta are able to find both the help they need as well as lots of valuable information. The "Big Durian" 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 Jakarta’s American expats.
  • Become active in our Expat Forums in order to find insider tips and suggestions from fellow American expats in Jakarta.
  • Make full use of the Expat Guide for Jakarta to obtain important information on your temporary home abroad.

Mix and Mingle with Americans in Jakarta at Our Events

Our Jakarta 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 Jakarta’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow American expats to discover the ricelands, coffee plantations and volcanoes of Java. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from the USA in your local community and meet Americans in Indonesia 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 Jakarta!

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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