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Jacques Paillard

Living in Philippines, from France

"All expatriates in my company joined InterNations because it really helped me get accustomed to my new life in Manila. "

Adriana Rodrigues Zon

Living in Philippines, from Portugal

"The idea of getting to know other expats in Manila was very appealing to me, and I've greatly expanded my network in the Philippines. "

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network for Americans in the Philippines

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

InterNations – Connecting Americans living in the Philippines

Are you looking for fellow Americans in the Philippines? Do you need advice and tips from your American countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other American expats to discover attractions like Gitnang Luzon, the "Rice Bowl of the Philippines" together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in the Philippines or still residing at home in the USA to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Philippines provides you with all you need: Founded in 2007, our trusted community has quickly established itself as the international networking platform for expats and global minds worldwide. Among our members there is also a number of American expats in the Philippines, hailing from all across the USA - from Los Angeles, over New York City to Washington D.C..

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I believe 12-15K is the regular rate for drivers in MLA and that doesn't include a car.

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I've tried checking out VRBO and they have a list of beachfront properties for rent in numerous loc...

Re: Looking for condo in Makati

I will be in need of a 2BR condo in Makati (preferably Salcedo or Legazpi village) by February and ...

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Where is this located?

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What is the nature of the business and the job? From there, we could find ways to rationalize your...

Re: new ACTIVITY GROUP: SATURDAY MORNING COFFEE

For those of you who have not yet noticed, I have created a new activity group for Manila: " SATUR...

Fellow Americans in the Philippines

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Receive Information and Tips about the Philippines from American Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in the Philippines is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your American compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Filipino culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Americans in the Philippines, living in Manila, Cebu, Davao and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group of Americans in Manila.

So, if you should ever feel like speaking your mother tongue, finding out where to shop for American food, or chatting about your favorite team’s latest match, join the American InterNations Community:

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from the USA in the Philippines.
  • Receive and share advice in our Philippines Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for stuffed turkey in Manila...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for the Philippines to find institutions like the nearest American embassy and many others.

From Gitnang Luzon, the "Rice Bowl of the Philippines" to the shores of Manila Bay, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly American expats in the Philippines.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Americans in the Philippines

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in the Philippines. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Filipino halo-halo, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Manila's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the country's summer capital at Baguio, 2000-year-old rice terraces, and other impressive landmarks across the Philippines.

This way, our events and activities are a very nice occasion to meet fellow expats from the USA and around the world in a casual atmosphere. Interested? Sign up for membership and you’ll soon be welcomed with a warm Hello from our Americans living in the Philippines!

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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