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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."

InterNations - The Place for South Africans in Abu Dhabi

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?

Join InterNations today and become a member of our Abu Dhabi community. By becoming a member, you will join our active group of South African expats, coming from all corners of South Africa, from Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban, and many more.

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Find More Information in Our Abu Dhabi Expat Guides

  • Moving to Abu Dhabi

    As an expat moving to Abu Dhabi, you’ll experience a life full of variety in the second largest city of the UAE. However, before you rush to prepare for Abu Dhabi, read our InterNations Expat Guide to make sure you’ve done your homework concerning visa options, work permits, and transportation!
  • Living in Abu Dhabi

    If you are thinking of living in Abu Dhabi, don’t forget to do your homework! This InterNations article on Abu Dhabi helps you to take the hurdles which you might come across during your expat assignment. Find out more about expat life in Abu Dhabi, e.g. healthcare and housing.
  • Working in Abu Dhabi

    Working in Abu Dhabi is the dream of many expats. Is it yours, too? Then keep in mind that, despite the high numbers of foreigners in Abu Dhabi, securing a lucrative job can be challenging. InterNations provides useful advice on working in Abu Dhabi, including the job search and working conditions.

Forum Posts by South Africans in Abu Dhabi

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow South Africans in our Abu Dhabi expat forums.

South African Expats in Abu Dhabi Exchange Tips and Advice

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!

  • Get to know Abu Dhabi’s South African expats.
  • Join today and find everything you need through our Expat Forums and entries from fellow South Africans in Abu Dhabi.
  • Read through our extensive Expat Guides to receive useful information on Abu Dhabi.

Mingle with Fellow South Africans in Abu Dhabi at Our Events and Activities

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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