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    When my company decided to send me to Essen, I took a quick look at the local community and said: Please do!

InterNations - A Place for Americans in Cologne

Hello to all of our Americans in Cologne! Are you interested in getting to know fellow American expats in Cologne? Are you looking for advice from other Americans, e.g. which bars in Cologne will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for stuffed turkey?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations Cologne. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of American expats, coming 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 Cologne
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    From United States of America, living in Cologne
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    From United States of America, living in Cologne
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    From United States of America, living in Cologne
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    From United States of America, living in Cologne

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Meet fellow Americans at our events in Cologne

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

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

  • Used bikes
    5 replies
    Sep 13, 9:51 AM
    Community member

    Hey Helena, if you would like, I can take a picture and send it to you.It is a mountain bike - Pegasus brand if that makes any sense at all - am not a big biking fan;) I bought it in 2009 for 300 …

  • English-speaking children in German schools
    4 replies
    Jun 5, 10:42 PM
    Community member

    Hello. My family and I lived in the US for many years. When we came back to Germany my siblings and I attended the Helmholtz Gymnasium in Bonn. They have a bilingual progam. From 5th grade on you …

  • Finding an English Speaking Church
    6 replies
    Sep 13, 2:38 PM
    Community member

    Hi Jonathan, there is also a church in Cologne with mass in portuguese, with a pastor from Brazil, if you are interested, on Sunday mornings, greetings, Jürgen

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Find other Americans to share your hobbies with

American Expats in Cologne Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where American expats in Cologne exchange experiences and tips to support each other. The former Roman settlement of "Colonia Agrippina" can be a great place for expats - our community helps you make the most of your experience!

  • Browse our Members Network to get to know Cologne’s American expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow American expats in Cologne.
  • Use the Expat Guide for Cologne to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow Americans in Cologne at Our Events

Our community in Cologne is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in Cologne’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other American expats to explore the picturesque islands off the Frisian coast. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from the USA in your local community as well as Americans in Germany nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our Americans living in Cologne!

  • Daiki Saito

    When my company decided to send me to Essen, I took a quick look at the local community and said: Please do!

  • Cristina Fernandez

    On InterNations I did not only meet interesting people but I also found a flat near Bochum and settled in quickly. A great platform.

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