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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 Italians 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 Italians in Shanghai

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

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 Italian expats, coming from Rome, Napoli, Milan and all regions of Italy.

  Italian Expats in Shanghai Posted:

Re: Nodody in SH up for a drink...or two:))

Hey all, Anybody here who wanna have a drink together in SH?? Take care

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Hi Emilie, how long is the summer camp gonna last?

Re: Expat job - How did you get there

Hi, Do you have any advise about how to look for an expact job in Shanghai? How did you get t...

Re: Looking for 1/2 roommates from mid-April

Hi everyone! I am Dora, from Italy. I’m in Shanghai as an au pair right now, but I’m going to st...

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Hi Carol, I am renting a room in the apartment where my girlfriend and I live. Why don't you...

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New in Shanghai. Anyone for a Dinner this evening? Wechat: iGiacomo77

Fellow Italians in Shanghai

Italian Expats in Shanghai Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where Italian 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 Italian expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow Italian expats in Shanghai.
  • Use the Expat Guide for Shanghai to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow Italians 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 Italian 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 Italy in your local community as well as Italians in China nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our Italians 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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