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  • Jonathan Brown

    As an expat in Gaborone & beyond, I learned to love Botsuana's treasures and would like to share my love for my second home with you.

InterNations – Connecting Brits living in Botswana

Are you looking for fellow Brits in Botswana? Do you need advice and tips from your British countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other British expats to discover attractions like its gently rolling tableland together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Botswana or still residing at home in United Kingdom to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Botswana 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 British expats in Botswana, hailing from all across United Kingdom - from Cardiff, over Glasgow to London.

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  • moving to Gaborone area
    1 reply
    Mar 31, 3:51 PM

    Hi there, this will probably find you already in Botswana but still here is some info that can be helpful. BOMaid is good health cover, you can check them online, www.bomaid.co.bw As to the snakes …

  • wanting to retire to Botswana
    4 replies
    May 6, 12:36 PM

    Hi Lisa, maybe the best idea is to contact local consultants/lawyers who are specialised in immigration law and know the requirements and procedures. If you would like some names, i can find them for …

  • Secondary education
    2 replies
    Nov 6, 12:10 PM

    Thanks Marea, my husband will be visiting Gabs shortly so will have a chance to pop into the schools and get more info ( :

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Receive Information and Tips about Botswana from British Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in Botswana is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your British compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Botswanan culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Brits in Botswana, living in Gaborone, Maun, Francistown and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group ofBrits in Gaborone.

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

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from United Kingdom in Botswana.
  • Receive and share advice in our Botswana Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for roast beef in Gaborone...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Botswana to find institutions like the nearest British embassy and many others.

From its gently rolling tableland to the Limpopo River Basin, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly British expats in Botswana.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Brits in Botswana

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Botswana. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Botswanan seswaai, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Gaborone's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the Okavango Delta, the fringes of the Kalahari Desert, and other impressive landmarks across Botswana.

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

  • Jonathan Brown

    As an expat in Gaborone & beyond, I learned to love Botsuana's treasures and would like to share my love for my second home with you.

  • Melanie Rasbery

    Gaborone's a comparatively small African metropolis, but I still needed help from expats and locals to relocate and settle in.

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