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    I didn't even hope to find Irish people here in Turkmenistan. Thanks to InterNations I discovered that I am not the only one from the Emerald Isle...

InterNations — A Community for American Expats in Ashgabat

Hello to all Americans in Ashgabat! Are you interested in getting to know fellow expats in Ashgabat? Looking for advice from other Americans, e.g. wondering if there are any bars in Ashgabat which will be showing your favorite baseball or American football team’s upcoming match or where to go in town for st■ turkey?

There’s no doubt about it: . The is a city known for , and much more! With the , navigating your way around the city from one place to the next is simple. This also means that if you don’t want to live among the hustle and bustle of the center, you can enjoy a quieter life in , which are away from Ashgabat’s center.

Although Ashgabat has lots to offer, you might be wondering where and how you can meet other Americans in the city. Luckily, InterNations is here to make this easier for you! You’re warmly invited to join the InterNations community. Within our international network in Ashgabat, there’s a vibrant circle of American expats from all regions of USA, including New York City, Los Angeles, and beyond.

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    From United States of America, living in Ashgabat
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    From United States of America, living in Ashgabat
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    From United States of America, living in Ashgabat
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    From United States of America, living in Ashgabat
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    From United States of America, living in Ashgabat

Meet other Americans in Ashgabat

Connect at Our Events in Ashgabat

Attend our monthly events and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expats and fellow Americans in Ashgabat. From sailing to spirituality, there is sure to be something for everyone! In most communities, there are also monthly Newcomers’ Events especially for those who have recently joined the American community in Ashgabat. Take this chance to mingle and meet other expats and global minds in Ashgabat.

Want to meet other Americans at our events?

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Engage with Other Americans in Our Ashgabat Expat Forum

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Ashgabat expat forums. When you arrive in Ashgabat, you’re likely to have many questions, from how to register as a resident to where to find language lessons. Use our forum to ask members of the InterNations community everything you’re wondering about, even things like where to find ingredients for dishes from home in Ashgabat. InterNations makes it easy for American expats in Ashgabat to exchange experiences and tips to support each other. You can also check out our Expat Q&A Forum to look for accommodation, jobs, or even advice on the best international schools or whether there are any American schools in your area.

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    May 1, 7:28 PM
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    What about this trip ? if anybody have been there please let me know about jeep driver phone number. i know one driver baki but his damn phone always close :(

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    May 31, 5:03 PM

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Find People Who Share Your Passions

"The ""Lovely City"", Ashgabat can be a great place for expats, especially with the InterNations community helping you to make the most of your experience!

Do you want to continue with your hobbies — or discover new ones — while living in Ashgabat? There’s a variety of InterNations Groups you can join, including everything from sightseeing to hiking. These are run by dedicated Consuls with at least one activity each month, such as dinners in Ashgabat’s finest restaurants or outings with other expats to explore all that the has to offer, from Turkmenbashi Cableway, with spectacular views over the city, to Turkmenistan Independence Park, which contains monuments of famous people from Turkmen history, and much more."

Find other Americans to share your hobbies with

Enjoy the International Experience with InterNations

  • Browse our network of members to get to know American expats in Ashgabat and connect with others.
  • Take part in our expat forums to get firsthand tips and information from fellow Americans in Ashgabat.
  • Meet other American expats and global minds at 600 monthly official events and share your interests at more than 4,600 monthly activities in Ashgabat and across the globe.

InterNations provides an easy, casual way to get to know expats from the USA and further afield in your local community. Sound good? Then let us welcome you into our Ashgabat Community today!

Mix and Mingle with Americans in Ashgabat at Our Events

Our Ashgabat community is also lively and welcoming offline. The InterNations Ambassadors host regular get-togethers and a range of expat activities, e.g. a chic dining experience in Ashgabat’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow American expats to discover some of Central Asia's most colourful bazaars. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from the United States of America in your local community and meet Americans in Turkmenistan in a comfortable setting. If this sounds interesting to you, simply sign up for membership – we are looking forward to welcoming you among our Americans living in Ashgabat!

  • Paul O'Doherty

    I didn't even hope to find Irish people here in Turkmenistan. Thanks to InterNations I discovered that I am not the only one from the Emerald Isle...

  • Caroline Hayes

    When my partner and I decided to move to Ashgabat, I was really anxious. That has changed now that I've met so many other expats on InterNations.

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