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    Making business in Eritrea is very different from Norway. On InterNations I can exchange my experiences with fellow expats.

InterNations — A Community for American Expats in Asmara

Hello to all Americans in Asmara! Are you interested in getting to know fellow expats in Asmara? Looking for advice from other Americans, e.g. wondering if there are any bars in Asmara 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 Asmara’s center.

Although Asmara 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 Asmara, 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 Asmara
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    From United States of America, living in Asmara

Meet other Americans in Asmara

Connect at Our Events in Asmara

Attend our monthly events and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expats and fellow Americans in Asmara. 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 Asmara. Take this chance to mingle and meet other expats and global minds in Asmara.

Want to meet other Americans at our events?

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Engage with Other Americans in Our Asmara Expat Forum

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Asmara expat forums. When you arrive in Asmara, 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 Asmara. InterNations makes it easy for American expats in Asmara 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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Find People Who Share Your Passions

The "City Of Peaceful Living", Asmara 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 Asmara? 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 Asmara’s finest restaurants or outings with other expats to explore all that the has to offer, from the Biet Ghiorghis Zoo and Park area, famous for its scenery on the eastern escarpment, to the palm-lined main street ""Independence Avenue"" or ""Kombishtato"", 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 Asmara and connect with others.
    • Take part in our expat forums to get firsthand tips and information from fellow Americans in Asmara.
    • Meet other American expats and global minds at 600 monthly official events and share your interests at more than 4,600 monthly activities in Asmara 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 Asmara Community today!

    Mix and Mingle with Americans in Asmara at Our Events

    Our Asmara 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 Asmara’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow American expats to discover the exceptionally modern city of Asmara. 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 Eritrea 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 Asmara!

    • Ole Jacobsen

      Making business in Eritrea is very different from Norway. On InterNations I can exchange my experiences with fellow expats.

    • Helen Laidboe

      With InterNations I realized that I am not the only expat out here in Asmara. Even made some really good friends from the US!

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