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  • Connect with fellow Americans in Damascus

  • Get information in our Damascus guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Damascus

  • Emanuele Casabona

    Relocating to Damascus has been quite an adventure, but I love to immerse myself in its coffeehouse culture with other expats.

InterNations — A Community for American Expats in Damascus

Hello to all Americans in Damascus! Are you interested in getting to know fellow expats in Damascus? Looking for advice from other Americans, e.g. wondering if there are any bars in Damascus which will be showing your favorite baseball or American football team’s upcoming match or where to go in town for st■ turkey?

There’s no doubt about it: . The is a city known for , and much more! With the , navigating your way around the city from one place to the next is simple. This also means that if you don’t want to live among the hustle and bustle of the center, you can enjoy a quieter life in , which are away from Damascus’s center.

Although Damascus has lots to offer, you might be wondering where and how you can meet other Americans in the city. Luckily, InterNations is here to make this easier for you! You’re warmly invited to join the InterNations community. Within our international network in Damascus, there’s a vibrant circle of American expats from all regions of USA, including New York City, Los Angeles, and beyond.

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    From United States of America, living in Damascus
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    From United States of America, living in Damascus
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    From United States of America, living in Damascus
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    From United States of America, living in Damascus
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    From United States of America, living in Damascus

Meet other Americans in Damascus

Connect at Our Events in Damascus

Attend our monthly events and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expats and fellow Americans in Damascus. From sailing to spirituality, there is sure to be something for everyone! In most communities, there are also monthly Newcomers’ Events especially for those who have recently joined the American community in Damascus. Take this chance to mingle and meet other expats and global minds in Damascus.

Want to meet other Americans at our events?

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Engage with Other Americans in Our Damascus Expat Forum

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Damascus expat forums. When you arrive in Damascus, you’re likely to have many questions, from how to register as a resident to where to find language lessons. Use our forum to ask members of the InterNations community everything you’re wondering about, even things like where to find ingredients for dishes from home in Damascus. InterNations makes it easy for American expats in Damascus to exchange experiences and tips to support each other. You can also check out our Expat Q&A Forum to look for accommodation, jobs, or even advice on the best international schools or whether there are any American schools in your area.

    Ask experienced American expats in Damascus

    • Where can I find American food?
    • Where can I meet other Americans?
    • Are there American schools in Damascus?

    Find People Who Share Your Passions

    "The ""City Of Jasmin"", Damascus can be a great place for expats, especially with the InterNations community helping you to make the most of your experience!

    Do you want to continue with your hobbies — or discover new ones — while living in Damascus? There’s a variety of InterNations Groups you can join, including everything from sightseeing to hiking. These are run by dedicated Consuls with at least one activity each month, such as dinners in Damascus’s finest restaurants or outings with other expats to explore all that the has to offer, from the Mausoleum of Salah al-Din (also known as Saladin, the defender of the Holy Land against the Crusaders) to the Souq al-Hamidiyya, which is entered through columns from a Roman temple, and much more."

      Find other Americans to share your hobbies with

      Enjoy the International Experience with InterNations

      • Browse our network of members to get to know American expats in Damascus and connect with others.
      • Take part in our expat forums to get firsthand tips and information from fellow Americans in Damascus.
      • Meet other American expats and global minds at 600 monthly official events and share your interests at more than 4,600 monthly activities in Damascus and across the globe.

      InterNations provides an easy, casual way to get to know expats from the USA and further afield in your local community. Sound good? Then let us welcome you into our Damascus Community today!

      Mix and Mingle with Americans in Damascus at Our Events

      Our Damascus 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 Damascus’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow American expats to discover the souk of Aleppo. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from the United States of America in your local community and meet Americans in Syria in a comfortable setting. If this sounds interesting to you, simply sign up for membership – we are looking forward to welcoming you among our Americans living in Damascus!

      • Emanuele Casabona

        Relocating to Damascus has been quite an adventure, but I love to immerse myself in its coffeehouse culture with other expats.

      • Paola Murri

        A solo expat woman traveller in Syria? InterNations has shown me that this was far less daunting than my family back home supposed.

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