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    Thanks to InterNations, I've received very useful tips about the Emirates and expat life in Abu Dhabi.

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Siya namkela nonke, welkom, isibingelelo to all South Africans in Abu Dhabi! Searching for other South Africans in Abu Dhabi? Looking for reliable and useful insider tips from fellow South Africans for example, where in Abu Dhabi can I find a South African restaurant? Or where in Abu Dhabi can I find some bobotie?

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  • Fifa World Cup
    10 replies
    Jun 19, 11:11 AM
    Community member

    Netherlands of course. :) Hopefully this time we can win it. :)

  • Spiritualism
    8 replies
    Aug 29, 3:43 PM
    Community member

    So happy someone else has also been looking..... im south african and I was part of a spiritual church and circle in durban. So would love to get into contact with like minded people and if there are …

  • The NEw Guy
    3 replies
    Dec 1, 1:53 PM
    Community member

    ADIB and Alhilal in general are ranked most favourably among expats. But you should know before hand that ADIB is an islamic bank, meaning they have credit card and loan modules that is not typical to …

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InterNations is the perfect place for South African expats in Abu Dhabi to find the help and resources they have been looking for. The "Father Of The Gazelle" will soon become your new home with our InterNations community - we help you to take full advantage of your new life here!

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Our Abu Dhabi community is also very active offline. Our members get to enjoy a range of events and activities on monthly and weekly basis, e.g. a great dinner at Abu Dhabi’s fanciest restaurant organized by our InterNations Ambassadors, or a weekend trip to explore the UAE’s unique vibe. These events and activities are a perfect and casual way to get in touch with fellow South African expats in your city and South Africans in the UAE. Interested? Simply sign up for membership and join the ranks of our South Africans living in Abu Dhabi.

  • Antoine Mariaux

    Thanks to InterNations, I've received very useful tips about the Emirates and expat life in Abu Dhabi.

  • Maria Loura

    The idea to connect expatriates in Abu Dhabi is just fantastic! Have been looking for such a platform for a long time.

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