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Community in Cannes

Connect with fellow expats in Cannes
Join exciting events and groups
Get information in our Cannes guides
Exchange tips about expat life in Cannes
Ruben Barbosa
"After work I enjoy meeting other Brazlian expats offline. We go for a beer together and it feels like home. Thanks InterNations."
Verona Torres
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Get Connected to Our Expat Community in Cannes!

Salut! And a warm welcome to the expat community in Cannes! By joining InterNations, the world's largest network for people living and working abroad, you'll be able to connect with other expats and learn from their experiences. If you are thinking of moving to Cannes or have already made the move, then look no further than InterNations for support and advice on becoming an expat in Cannes. You probably have a number of questions that you really want answering, such as, "what is the healthcare system like in France for expats?" or "which international schools would you recommend?". Whatever your questions may be, the expat community in Cannes is happy to help.

With InterNations, you never stand alone. Whether you move to another city or go on a business trip somewhere — our communities are there to make you feel at home wherever you are in the world. Feel free to also check out our other vibrant InterNations Communities like the ones in Singapore or Berlin.

Join Our Exciting Events in Cannes

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

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Find More Information in Our Cannes Expat Guides

  • Moving to Cannes

    Cannes is home to around 80,000 people. English is widely used in Cannes. Cannes has a Mediterranean climate and it is pleasant all year around. Non-EU or Swiss citizens need to apply for a visa before they enter France. Read up on city and visa information in our expat guide.
  • Living in Cannes

    Cannes is famous for the International Film Festival. As one of the most stunning cities in France, it never fails to attract tourists all over the world. Expats could find many interesting events to join. Check out our expat guide for more information about living in Cannes.
  • Working in Cannes

    Cannes local economy is based primarily on the service sector. Expatriates working in Cannes tend to be employed in tourism, the film industry, or by one of the technology companies located in Sophia Antipolis. Check out our expat guide for more information about working in Cannes.

Exchange Tips about living in Cannes

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow members in our Cannes expat forums.

Learn What It's Like to Live in Cannes

Known for its famous film festival and glamorous lifestyle, Cannes is a coastal town located on the French Riviera. Surrounded by some of the most beautiful landscape in France, Cannes features high-end tourism, beautiful beaches and plenty of shopping. A popular destination for expats from all over the world, it's easy to see the appeal of Cannes for expats. The cosmopolitan town is not only great for tourists but is also a fantastic place to live and work, with expats enjoying the cafe culture, exciting nightlife, and job opportunities. Many international businesses are located in the beautiful town of Cannes and while French is said to be important to some companies, some expats have forged careers without learning the language.

InterNations is the largest global network for expatriates, with communities in 420 cities across the globe. Get to know fellow internationals in your city, before you're moving, or when traveling somewhere and never feel like a stranger. InterNations makes it easy for you to stay in touch with your expat friends, both online and offline, so you can grow your network of friends and contacts from all over the world. Whether they live in London or Istanbul, InterNations allows you to be close to them even if they are miles away.

Become a Part of Our Network for Expats in Cannes

Everyone at InterNations has gone through a careful approval process to become a member, so you can rest assured that all your interactions, online and offline, will be in a safe and secure environment. Our members also all respect our guiding principles of open communication, honesty, and friendliness. Once you arrive in Cannes, you can attend one of our social events, open to the whole community, to meet international people from around the world. You can also meet up with our members in a smaller setting at groups catering to various interests. From the DinnerNations Group to the Water Sports Group, Cannes has something for the social butterfly as well as for the adventurous type.

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