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  • Jaromir Novy

    There's only a small expat circle here in Cotonou, but this gave me the chance to say hello to everyone on InterNations!

InterNations – Connecting Portuguese living in Benin

Are you looking for fellow Portuguese in Benin? Do you need advice and tips from your Portuguese countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other Portuguese expats to discover attractions like the baobab-dotted savannas together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Benin or still residing at home in Portugal to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Benin provides you with all you need: Founded in 2007, our trusted community has quickly established itself as the international networking platform for expats and global minds worldwide. Among our members there is also a number of Portuguese expats in Benin, hailing from all across Portugal - from Faro, over Porto to Lisbon.

    Meet other Portuguese in Benin

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    Meet other Portuguese at our events in Benin

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

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    Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Portuguese in our Benin expat forums.

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      • Where can I find Portuguese food?
      • Where can I meet other Portuguese?
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      Receive Information and Tips about Benin from Portuguese Expats

      Obviously, embarking on expat life in Benin is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your Portuguese compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Beninese culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Portuguese in Benin, living in Porto-Novo, Malanville, Cotonou and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group ofPortuguese in Cotonou.

      So, if you should ever feel like speaking your mother tongue, finding out where to shop for Portuguese food, or chatting about your favorite team’s latest match, join the Portuguese InterNations Community:

      • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from Portugal in Benin.
      • Receive and share advice in our Benin Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for cozido à Portuguesa in Porto-Novo...
      • Browse the InterNations Places database for Benin to find institutions like the nearest Portuguese embassy and many others.

      From the baobab-dotted savannas to the northern "Reserve du W du Niger", we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly Portuguese expats in Benin.

      Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Portuguese in Benin

      Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Benin. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Beninese kuli-kuli, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Porto-Novo's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the Royal Palaces at Abomey, the Afro-Brazilian Museé da Silva in the capital, and other impressive landmarks across Benin.

      This way, our events and activities are a very nice occasion to meet fellow expats from Portugal and around the world in a casual atmosphere. Interested? Sign up for membership and you’ll soon be welcomed with a warm Olá from our Portuguese living in Benin!

      • Jaromir Novy

        There's only a small expat circle here in Cotonou, but this gave me the chance to say hello to everyone on InterNations!

      • Jessica Johnson-Hanevolt

        Before I came here as an expat, I only knew Benin as home of actor Djimon Honsou. But now Cotonou & InterNations is my home too.

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