Welcome to Antofagasta! If you are new to the region and are now living in the city of Antofagasta (otherwise known as the‘La Perla del Norte’ or ‘Pearl of the North’) InterNations offers expatriates the opportunity to meet up with fellow expats to share valuable information about the area. From the local fishermen’s harbor, where sea lions, pelicans and smaller birds get fed on fish waste, to the two main squares, Plaza Sotomayor with its market, and Plaza Colon with its Big Ben replica, you'll find invaluable local knowledge to settle you comfortably into the community. InterNations provides the perfect platform on which you can get in touch with other expats living in Antofagasta and is the ideal environment for global minds to meet up either virtually or in person to receive trustworthy information and insider tips on all expat-related topics.
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If you are moving to Antofagasta, or have already moved, InterNations is your most valuable resource for receiving and sharing information about the city. For expats moving to Antofagasta our forum is the ideal place to share tips on housing (for example locating the best apartments in the best location) or just putting you in touch with like-minded individuals who have also experienced moving to Antofagasta. We can also offer advice about what to expect when you move abroad, sharing tips about moving alone or with your family and what to do if you are considering taking pets with you.
To ease you in to your new position as an expat in Antofagasta, we'll share our local knowledge and offer you the chance to meet up with other expats to discuss mutually beneficial information about your working life. You may find that you need to have questions answered about your company, your salary or about your relocation in general: this is where the InterNations forum excels. You may want to know more about international etiquette, the culture in Antofagasta or how your work experience there will impact upon your career. We have all of the answers for you.