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  • Connect with fellow Americans in Cape Town

  • Get information in our Cape Town guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Cape Town

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    Fortunately, I received lots of supportive tips from other InterNations members before moving to Cape Town.

InterNations - A Place for Americans in Cape Town

Hello to all Americans in Cape Town! Would you like to meet fellow American expats in Cape Town? Would you like to get insider suggestions from other Americans, e.g. where in Cape Town your hometown team’s next match is shown on TV or where to get stuffed turkey?

We would like to invite you to become a member of InterNations Cape Town. As a member of InterNations, you will have access to an active group of American expats, hailing from Washington D.C., Los Angeles, New York City and all regions of the USA.

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    From United States of America, living in Cape Town
  • Community Member
    From United States of America, living in Cape Town
  • Community Member
    From United States of America, living in Cape Town
  • Community Member
    From United States of America, living in Cape Town
  • Community Member
    From United States of America, living in Cape Town

Meet other Americans in Cape Town

Meet fellow Americans at our events in Cape Town

Attend our monthly events and activities and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expatriates and fellow Americans in Cape Town.

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Forum Posts by Americans in Cape Town

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Cape Town expat forums.

  • Immigration advice
    6 replies
    Nov 12, 8:45 AM
    Community member

    Hi Leigh Ann, trust your move went smooth and you are now settled in SA. I can recommend Gary Eisenberg to anyone who is moving.Our company has been dealing with them for over 10years with no …

  • Banking In Cape Town (USA/South Africa)
    9 replies
    Jun 4, 11:17 AM
    Community member

    Lizzie, Due to the declining power and volatility of the rand, i would agree with Kim that you keep the majority of your cash assets in sterling or dollar denominations. You get an exchange …

  • Health Care in South Africa
    4 replies
    Jun 18, 3:18 AM
    Community member

    Hi Sarah, \ Here is a guide to medical insurance options and how it works in South Africa. I hope it is a help. …

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American Expats in Cape Town Help You With Their Advice

With InterNations, American expats in Cape Town are able to find both the help they need as well as lots of valuable information. The city on the cape of good hope, also known as Ikapa, offers so much for expats to explore - our community helps you enjoy your stay to the fullest.

  • Look through our Members Network to connect with Cape Town’s American expats.
  • Become active in our Expat Forums in order to find insider tips and suggestions from fellow American expats in Cape Town.
  • Make full use of the Expat Guide for Cape Town to obtain important information on your temporary home abroad.

Mix and Mingle with Americans in Cape Town at Our Events

Our Cape Town community is also lively and welcoming offline. The InterNations Ambassadors host regular get-togethers and a range of expat activities, e.g. a chic dining experience in Cape Town’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow American expats to discover the Highveld's Gauteng City Region. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from United States of America in your local community and meet Americans in South Africa in a comfortable setting. If this sounds interesting to you, simply sign up for membership – we are looking forward to welcoming you among our Americans living in Cape Town!