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Edmund Taylor

"What makes InterNations really special is its great member base. All truly global minded people willing to support you."

Annabelle Molenaar

"At my first Sofia Get-Together I already met other Dutch women to chat with. InterNations makes the expat life so much easier."

InterNations – Bringing Together South Africans Living in Bulgaria

Interested in meeting fellow South Africans in Bulgaria? Are you looking for trustworthy advice and tips on expat life from your South African countrymen? Or would you like to discover landmarks such as the foothills of Stara Planina with other South African expatriates?

No matter if you already are an expat in Bulgaria or still finishing your preparations for your relocation back home in South Africa, InterNations Bulgaria offers everything you are looking for: our trusted network is the most popular international platform for expats and global minds from all over the world. Of course, we also have a number of South African expats in Bulgaria among our members, coming from various regions all over South Africa - from Johannesburg, over Cape Town to Durban.

Meet other South Africans at our events in Bulgaria

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 Bulgaria Expat Guides

  • Moving to Bulgaria

    Are you thinking about moving to Bulgaria? A move to Bulgaria can be an attractive option for expats on several accounts. Find out more about this beautiful country, its culture and people, as well as the necessary entry requirements and permits for a move to Bulgaria.
  • Living in Bulgaria

    The benefits of life in Bulgaria include the climate, beaches, a breathtaking countryside, a relaxed lifestyle, friendly people who welcome foreigners, cheap prices, a stable economy, and increasing employment opportunities. Find out more about Bulgaria in this article!
  • Working in Bulgaria

    Working in Bulgaria is becoming more and more popular for many expats with different skills. To learn more about business life in Bulgaria and the many opportunities in diverse sectors, read our article on working in Bulgaria.

Forum Posts by South Africans in Bulgaria

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

Get Tips and Info on Life in Bulgaria from South African Expats

Being an expat in Bulgaria means much more than packing your belongings and taking care of paperwork. Keeping in touch with your South African compatriots is a big part of the expat experience and can help you understand the Bulgarian people and their culture better. With InterNations, meeting other South Africans in Bulgaria is a breeze, no matter if you are in Plovdiv, Sofia, Burgas or any other expat magnet across the country. Just take our network of South Africans in Sofia, for example.

If you are in the mood to speak your mother tongue again, to learn about the best spots to shop for South African food, or to discuss your favorite sports team’s latest match, join the South African InterNations Community:

  • In our huge expat network, you can easily find like-minded expatriates from South Africa.
  • Our Bulgaria Expat Forums are a great place to share experiences and advice – for example how to find a nanny speaking your language or where to get bobotie in Sofia...
  • The InterNations Places database for Bulgaria helps you find institutions like the nearest South African embassy.

From the foothills of Stara Planina to Sofia Valley, location of Bulgaria's capital, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly South African expats in Bulgaria.

Meet Fellow South Africans in Bulgaria at Our Many Expat Activities

Participating in our regular expat events and activities in Bulgaria is another wonderful advantage of your membership. Our events cater to virtually all interests, ranging from a nice dinner with your fellow expats to enjoy some famous sarma, Bulgaria’s national dish, to large expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in some of Sofia’s most exclusive locations. Looking for a weekend getaway? Simply join one of our expat excursions with a group of fellow South Africans in Sofia and discover countless archaeological and architectural reserves, Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, and other impressive landmarks across Bulgaria.

Our events and activities are a great way of meeting fellow expats from South Africa and all around the globe in a casual atmosphere. Does this sound interesting to you? Then sign up for membership and you’ll hear a heartfelt Siya namkela nonke, welkom, isibingelelo from our South Africans living in Bulgaria!