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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 Dutch in Colombo

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

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 Dutch expats, hailing from Amsterdam, Rotterdam, The Hague and all regions of the Netherlands.

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    From Netherlands, living in Colombo
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    From Netherlands, living in Colombo
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    From Netherlands, living in Colombo
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    From Netherlands, living in Colombo
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    From Netherlands, 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 Dutch in Colombo.

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  • Sinhala language course.
    3 replies
    Jul 27, 12:04 PM
    Community member

    Hi Esther, I am Shenal.. I am working for one of the schools in Sri Lanka... I conduct spoken SInhalese classes for expats... You can contact me on 0777749502 or shenalir@gmail.com to discuss …

  • Singer in Colombo?
    3 replies
    Mar 25, 3:37 AM
    Community member

    Hi Hugh You should find many talented people to make music with you if you visit some open mic nights in Colombo. One place is the Manchester bar on Tuesday nights. Also In on the Green does open …

  • Resident visa Sri Lanka
    1 reply
    Jun 13, 9:02 PM
    Community member

    Hello Hugo, Your initial visitor visa can get extended up to 6 months (you will have to renew twice). After that you will have to travel outside Sri Lanka, for a couple of days and re-enter the …

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Dutch Expats in Colombo Help You With Their Advice

With InterNations, Dutch 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 Dutch expats.
  • Become active in our Expat Forums in order to find insider tips and suggestions from fellow Dutch 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 Dutch 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 Dutch expats to discover the administrative capital and largest city. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from Netherlands in your local community and meet Dutch 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 Dutch living in Colombo!