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    On coming to Colombo, I was dreading the culture shock. However, expats and local contacts gave me some great advice.

InterNations - A Place for Brits in Colombo

Hello to all Brits in Colombo! Would you like to meet fellow British expats in Colombo? Would you like to get insider suggestions from other Brits, e.g. where in Colombo your hometown team’s next match is shown on TV or where to get roast beef?

We would like to invite you to become a member of InterNations Colombo. As a member of InterNations, you will have access to an active group of British expats, hailing from London, Cardiff, Glasgow and all regions of the UK.

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    From United Kingdom, living in Colombo
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    From United Kingdom, living in Colombo
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    From United Kingdom, living in Colombo
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    From United Kingdom, living in Colombo
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    From United Kingdom, living in Colombo

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

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Forum Posts by Brits in Colombo

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Brits in our Colombo expat forums.

  • Children's Art Exhibition
    1 reply
    Aug 31, 12:26 PM
    Community member

    Thanks for posting this. Sounds like a very good initiative. I will pass the word around the Association of British Residents too.

  • Meeting up with fellow expats
    1 reply
    Dec 30, 12:32 PM
    Community member

    Hi Haji Recommend the best way to connect with IN members in Colombo is to come along to one of our monthly get togethers, held each month on the last Wednesday of the month. Next meeting will be on …

  • World class group fitness classes in Colombo
    1 reply
    Jan 24, 6:20 PM
    Community member

    Find the realtime schedule of these group fitness classes on Strive.lk or by clicking here - https://www.strive.lk/classes/all Book Yoga, Spin, Zumba, Bodytone, Circuit Training, HIIT, Martial Arts …

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British Expats in Colombo Help You With Their Advice

With InterNations, British expats in Colombo are able to find both the help they need as well as lots of valuable information. The "Harbour With Leafy Mango Trees" 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 Colombo’s British expats.
  • Become active in our Expat Forums in order to find insider tips and suggestions from fellow British expats in Colombo.
  • Make full use of the Expat Guide for Colombo to obtain important information on your temporary home abroad.

Mix and Mingle with Brits in Colombo at Our Events

Our Colombo 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 Colombo’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow British expats to discover the administrative capital and largest city. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from United Kingdom in your local community and meet Brits in Sri Lanka in a comfortable setting. If this sounds interesting to you, simply sign up for membership – we are looking forward to welcoming you among our Brits living in Colombo!