Bogotá

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Pablo Garcia Ramirez

"I was so lucky that a friend told me about InterNations before I came to Bogota. I had the chance to contact many expats there from home."

Michelle Guillemont

"I was a little bit afraid before moving to Colombia - a new language, security issues, no friends. InterNations helped me settle in, though. "

Make the most of living and working in Bogotá

Expat living in Bogotá raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from Colombian authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺCan I make a living as an English teacher in Colombia?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend business associations in town?”

Finding all this expat information about living and working in Bogotá takes a lot of time. Our Bogotá expat guide is there to make your relocation to Bogotá as easy as possible. Starting with food and shopping to information about local organisations & companies, the guide covers all the different aspects of expat life in Bogotá.

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Bogotá. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world - from living in Hanoi to living in Guangzhou.

Top Articles in the Bogotá Expat Guide

  • Moving to Colombia

    The idea of moving to Colombia has become increasingly popular in recent times, and for good reason! This article provides information on the most popular destinations for expats interested in relocating to Colombia, and gives an overview of the administrative side of things.
  • Living in Colombia

    Many an expat-to-be might have an idea of what to expect of life in Colombia, but not everyone is up-to-date with the big advancements the country has made in recent years and continues to make every day. Our guide offers an overview.
  • Working in Colombia

    Many might not have realized the impressive economic progress Colombia has made over the past few decades. After a brief but harsh recession, the nation has been able to grow year after year, and make the transition away from its former agricultural roots.

Information on the Expat Life in Bogotá

Are you looking specifically for chambers of foreign trade in town or a doctor speaking your native language in Colombia? In addition to our expat guide, the expat directory for Bogotá provides you with listings of all expatriate-relevant locations and relocation services in Bogotá. Furthermore, you might want to also consider our Bogotá expats forum to receive first hand information from your fellow expats.

Simply become a member of InterNations Bogotá and you’ll be warmly received with a friendly ¡Hola! among our expats living and working in Bogotá.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Bogotá? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Vienna or living in Montevideo!

Pablo Garcia Ramirez

"I was so lucky that a friend told me about InterNations before I came to Bogota. I had the chance to contact many expats there from home."

Michelle Guillemont

"I was a little bit afraid before moving to Colombia - a new language, security issues, no friends. InterNations helped me settle in, though. "

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