Colombia

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Russian Expats in Colombia?

Connect with fellow Russians in Colombia
Get information in our Colombia guide
Join exciting events and activities
Exchange tips about expat life in Colombia

Pablo Garcia Ramirez

"I was so lucky that a friend told me about InterNations before I came to Bogota. I had the chance to contact many expats there from home."

Michelle Guillemont

"I was a little bit afraid before moving to Colombia - a new language, security issues, no friends. InterNations helped me settle in, though. "

InterNations – Connecting Russians living in Colombia

Are you looking for fellow Russians in Colombia? Do you need advice and tips from your Russian countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other Russian expats to discover attractions like the cordilleras together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Colombia or still residing at home in Russia to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Colombia provides you with all you need: Founded in 2007, our trusted community has quickly established itself as the international networking platform for expats and global minds worldwide. Among our members there is also a number of Russian expats in Colombia, hailing from all across Russia - from Yekaterinburg, over Saint Petersburg to Moscow.

Meet other Russians at our events in Colombia

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

Find More Information in Our Colombia Expat Guides

  • Moving to Colombia

    The idea of moving to Colombia has become increasingly popular in recent times, and for good reason! This article provides information on the most popular destinations for expats interested in relocating to Colombia, and gives an overview of the administrative side of things.
  • Living in Colombia

    Many an expat-to-be might have an idea of what to expect of life in Colombia, but not everyone is up-to-date with the big advancements the country has made in recent years and continues to make every day. Our guide offers an overview.
  • Working in Colombia

    Many might not have realized the impressive economic progress Colombia has made over the past few decades. After a brief but harsh recession, the nation has been able to grow year after year, and make the transition away from its former agricultural roots.

Forum Posts by Russians in Colombia

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Russians in our Colombia expat forums.

Receive Information and Tips about Colombia from Russian Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in Colombia is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your Russian compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Colombian culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Russians in Colombia, living in Bogotá, Barranquilla, Calí and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group of Russians in Bogotá or Russians in Medellin.

So, if you should ever feel like speaking your mother tongue, finding out where to shop for Russian food, or chatting about your favorite team’s latest match, join the Russian InterNations Community:

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from Russia in Colombia.
  • Receive and share advice in our Colombia Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for borscht in Bogotá...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Colombia to find institutions like the nearest Russian embassy and many others.

From the cordilleras to the Orinoco River Basin, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly Russian expats in Colombia.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Russians in Colombia

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Colombia. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Colombian bandeja paisa, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Bogotá's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the historical La Candelaria neighbourhood, Ciudad Perdida in the jungle, and other impressive landmarks across Colombia.

This way, our events and activities are a very nice occasion to meet fellow expats from Russia and around the world in a casual atmosphere. Interested? Sign up for membership and you’ll soon be welcomed with a warm Privet from our Russians living in Colombia!