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Connect with fellow Finns in Brazil
Get information in our Brazil guide
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Francois Bertrand

"What a thrilling city São Paulo is. With a great international expat community that keeps in touch on InterNations."

Elin Gustavson

"As I already met several expat women on InterNations online, it was great to meet offline and get to know each other in real life."

InterNations – The Place for Finns Living in Brazil

Want to connect with the expat community of Finns in Brazil? Looking for Finnish compatriots to help you with your questions on expat life? Or are you looking for other Finnish expats to go on an excursion to the strongly urbanized south-east with?

InterNations Brazil offers everything you might need as an expat, no matter whether you already live in Brazil or are still in Finland planning your upcoming foreign assignment. InterNations is the leading platform among expatriates and global minds in all countries around the world. Needless to say, our community of Finnish expats in Brazil is going very strong, with members having roots all across Finland - from Oulu, over Pori to Helsinki.

Meet other Finns at our events in Brazil

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

Find More Information in Our Brazil Expat Guides

  • Moving to Brazil

    Brazil’s importance on the global stage is increasing, and so is the number of expats in the country. Make sure to do your homework before you move to Brazil: we offer a country profile, as well as info on visa requirements and the job market! Are you interested? Then what are you waiting for?
  • Living in Brazil

    As an expat in Brazil, you need to take care of your health, your kids’ education, and your accommodation. After all, there is more to living in Brazil than the Carnival, the Copacabana, the country’s rainforests, and its pleasant climate. Read our guide to find out all you need to know.
  • Working in Brazil

    Don’t let working in Brazil remain an escapist dream! InterNations offers essential info on job opportunities, visa and language requirements, social security, and more. Numerous expats from around the world have made working in Brazil the reality of their professional lives. Why don’t you too?

Forum Posts by Finns in Brazil

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Finns in our Brazil expat forums.

Tips and Advice on Brazil from Your Fellow Finnish Expats

Obviously, expat life in Brazil goes well beyond shipping your belongings and taking care of red tape. Socializing with fellow Finns is an important facet of living abroad and can be a huge stepping stone in getting to know the Brazilian mentality and way of life. Finns in Brazil are a part of our community, calling cities such as Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Brasilia, and many others home. You can use InterNations to look for fellow Finns in Brasilia, for example.

Wondering where to shop for Finnish delicatessen, want to discuss your national team's latest match, or simply talk to someone in your native language? Become a member of the Brazilian InterNations Community!

  • Our network is the best place to meet expats from Finland.
  • On the Brazil Expat Forums, you can get competent answers to all your expat-related questions: how to find a babysitter fluent in your mother tongue, where to get poronkäristys in Brasilia, etc.
  • The InterNations Places database for Brazil has information on the nearest Finnish embassy and many other institutions.

From the strongly urbanized south-east to the Federal District, you can meet supportive and friendly Finnish expats in Brazil on InterNations.

Meet and Mingle with Fellow Finns in Brazil

Additionally, InterNations hosts regular expat events and activities in Brazil. Our get-togethers are sure to cater to your taste as well: as a member, you can partake in cozy gatherings to enjoy some Brazilian feijoada, join one of our huge expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Brasilia’s best locations, and much more. Want to discover Brazil? Go on a weekend trip with your fellow expats to see the Amazonas region and other beautiful landmarks.

Our meet-ups and activities offer many wonderful opportunities to mingle with expatriates hailing from Finland and dozens of other countries in a casual setting. Just sign up for your InterNations membership and you’ll soon hear a cordial Hyvää päivää from our Finns living in Brazil!