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Peter B. Krehmer

Living in UAE, from Switzerland

"There are so many expats in the UAE, but the InterNations Dubai Ramadan dinners brought some wonderful guests together. "

Suzanne Payne

Living in UAE, from Great Britain

"Dubai is such an overwhelming mixture of tradition and modernity that I was very grateful for all the support from other expats. "

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network for Americans in the UAE

  • Join our community and get to know members of UAE’s vibrant expat community
  • Receive reliable information and exchange insider tips about the Emirian expat living
  • Meet fellow expatriates at top InterNations events in Abu Dhabi, Sharyah and many other regions

InterNations – Uniting Americans living in the UAE

Would you like to get in touch with other Americans in the Emirates? Are you in need of help and advice from your American compatriots? Or would you like to join other American expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the tiny emirate of Ajman?

Whether you have settled as an expat in the UAE or are still living in the USA and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations UAE offers everything you need: Established in 2007, our trusted community soon became the leading platform for international networking among expatriates and global minds around the world. Our network also counts a considerable number of American expats in the UAE, coming from all corners of the USA - from New York City, over Washington D.C. to Los Angeles.

  American Expats in UAE Posted:

Re: Looking for a room

Hi! I will be moving to Dubai in September and am looking for a roommate. If anyone has an extra ...

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ADCB - I can transfer money to my stateside account free of charge.. There are other perks too - d...

Re: Visiting Dubai

Hey I will be visiting Dubai for a few meetings and would like advise on the hot spots in the c...

Re: souq.com

Has anyone purchased anything from souq.com? They have good prices but not sure if reliable. A frie...

Re: Tutoring

Hello, Internations expats! If you or anyone you know is interested in keeping your kids busy a...

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I saw a net near the Sand Castles, I think, on Jameira Beach. I'm not sure it is there anymore but ...

Fellow Americans in the UAE

Find Tips and Advice on the UAE from American Expats

Of course, expat living in the UAE is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow Americans is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the Emirian way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other Americans in the UAE, residing in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharyah and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Americans in Abu Dhabi or Americans in Dubai.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for American food or discuss your favorite sports team's latest match, become a member of the Emirian InterNations Community:

  • Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from the USA in the UAE.
  • Obtain and share insider tips in our UAE Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a babysitter fluent in your native tongue for your children or where to get stuffed turkey in Dubai.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for the UAE to get information on institutions from your home country, including the American embassy.

From the tiny emirate of Ajman to the richest city in the world, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly American expats in the UAE.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Americans in the UAE

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in the UAE. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Emirian shawarma, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Abu Dhabi’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see the beautiful wildlife conservations and sanctuaries of Ras Al Khaimah as well as other beautiful landmarks in the UAE.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from the USA and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Hello from our Americans living in the UAE!

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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