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  • Connect with fellow Germans in Cotonou

  • Get information in our Cotonou guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Cotonou

  • Jaromir Novy

    There's only a small expat circle here in Cotonou, but this gave me the chance to say hello to everyone on InterNations!

InterNations - A Place for Germans in Cotonou

Grüß Gott to all Germans in Cotonou! Would you like to meet fellow German expats in Cotonou? Would you like to get insider suggestions from other Germans, e.g. where in Cotonou your hometown team’s next match is shown on TV or where to get roast pork with Knödel?

We would like to invite you to become a member of InterNations Cotonou. As a member of InterNations, you will have access to an active group of German expats, hailing from Berlin, Munich, Hamburg and all regions of Germany.

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    From Germany, living in Cotonou
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    From Germany, living in Cotonou
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    From Germany, living in Cotonou
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    From Germany, living in Cotonou
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Meet other Germans in Cotonou

Meet fellow Germans at our events in Cotonou

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

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Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Germans in our Cotonou expat forums.

  • Anybody fancy a drink?
    3 replies
    Aug 5, 5:12 PM
    Community member

    Hi Na, I am landing in Cotonou on Tuesday and am around till Saturday. Do you fancy having a drink at some point if you are around? Peter

  • Who knows and wants to do some leisure activities?
    4 replies
    Oct 6, 3:24 PM
    Community member

    Hi Alexander, I am interested i making music!I sing and am learning piano. Hit me up, Take care Paty

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    German Expats in Cotonou Help You With Their Advice

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

    Mix and Mingle with Germans in Cotonou at Our Events

    Our Cotonou 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 Cotonou’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow German expats to discover the baobab-dotted savannas. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from Germany in your local community and meet Germans in Benin in a comfortable setting. If this sounds interesting to you, simply sign up for membership – we are looking forward to welcoming you among our Germans living in Cotonou!

    • Jaromir Novy

      There's only a small expat circle here in Cotonou, but this gave me the chance to say hello to everyone on InterNations!

    • Jessica Johnson-Hanevolt

      Before I came here as an expat, I only knew Benin as home of actor Djimon Honsou. But now Cotonou & InterNations is my home too.

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