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David Thyne

Living in Shanghai, from USA

"At the first Shanghai Get-Together I met several American expats. I am very grateful that they shared their experience with me."

Diana Anhaus-Brey

Living in Shanghai, from Germany

"It is just so easy to find other international people and global minds with InterNations. I didn´t know there were so many in Shanghai."

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network for French in Shanghai

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

InterNations - A Place for French in Shanghai

Bonjour to all of our French in Shanghai! Are you interested in getting to know fellow French expats in Shanghai? Are you looking for advice from other French, e.g. which bars in Shanghai will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for foie gras?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations Shanghai. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of French expats, coming from Paris, Nice, Lyon and all regions of France.

  French Expats in Shanghai Posted:

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Hi Anastasia, I can play at intermediate level and work in Jinqiao so if it's right after work hou...

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Hi Ele and Anshuman, I'm a squash player too and would love to get some action on the court soon i...

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Hey Constanza, let me know if you are still looking I can show you my room thats now available ;) ...

Re: Giving room in Jingan URGENT

Hello everyone, In reason of relocating for work, I am giving my room as of the end of October/...

Re: Job offer : English tutor

Hi all, A friend of mine is looking for a private English tutor, about twice a week (in the even...

Re: Native Turkish Localization QA tester

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Fellow French in Shanghai

French Expats in Shanghai Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where French expats in Shanghai exchange experiences and tips to support each other. The "Paris Of The East" can be a great place for expats - our community helps you make the most of your experience!

  • Browse our Members Network to get to know Shanghai’s French expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow French expats in Shanghai.
  • Use the Expat Guide for Shanghai to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow French in Shanghai at Our Events

Our community in Shanghai is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in Shanghai’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other French expats to explore the deltas of China's two major rivers, the Huang He and Yangtze. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from France in your local community as well as French in China nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our French living in Shanghai!

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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