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Rajat Bhatnagar

"It is really good to speak and hear Hindi from time to time. With InterNations I got to know compatriots in Athens and Thessaloniki."

Amelie Barreau

"InterNations members are really helpful and provided us with valuable tips about the international schools in Athens."

InterNations - The Place for South Africans in Athens

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

Join InterNations today and become a member of our Athens 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.

Meet fellow South Africans at our events in Athens

Attend our monthly events and activities for South Africans expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our Athens Expat Guides

  • Moving to Athens

    Expats have been choosing to move to Athens for many years because of its attractive combination of climate, culture, and cuisine. Whether you move to Athens for work or for retirement, the city has plenty to offer for expatriates of all age groups.
  • Living in Athens

    There are many aspects of Greek life that can attract people from overseas to live in Athens. Steeped in history, with a range of cultural events, excellent restaurants, with easy access to beautiful beaches, there is much to enjoy in and around the city.
  • Working in Athens

    Greece holds one of the most ancient cultures and history in the world. So get ready to work in an international environment melted in antique architecture! Especially if your profession is within the tourism sector or languages, Athens might just be the place for you.

Forum Posts by South Africans in Athens

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

South African Expats in Athens Exchange Tips and Advice

InterNations is the perfect place for South African expats in Athens to find the help and resources they have been looking for. The Greek capital once dedicated to the ancient patron goddess Athena 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 Athens’s South African expats.
  • Join today and find everything you need through our Expat Forums and entries from fellow South Africans in Athens.
  • Read through our extensive Expat Guides to receive useful information on Athens.

Mingle with Fellow South Africans in Athens at Our Events and Activities

Our Athens 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 Athens’s fanciest restaurant organized by our InterNations Ambassadors, or a weekend trip to explore Greece’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 Greece. Interested? Simply sign up for membership and join the ranks of our South Africans living in Athens.