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Peter B. Krehmer

"There are so many expats in the UAE, but the InterNations Dubai Ramadan dinners brought some wonderful guests together. "

Suzanne Payne

"Dubai is such an overwhelming mixture of tradition and modernity that I was very grateful for all the support from other expats. "

InterNations - The Place for South Africans in Dubai

Siya namkela nonke, welkom, isibingelelo to all South Africans in Dubai! Searching for other South Africans in Dubai? Looking for reliable and useful insider tips from fellow South Africans for example, where in Dubai can I find a South African restaurant? Or where in Dubai can I find some bobotie?

Join InterNations today and become a member of our Dubai community. By becoming a member, you will join our active group of South African expats, coming from all corners of South Africa, from Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban, and many more.

Meet fellow South Africans at our events in Dubai

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

Find More Information in Our Dubai Expat Guides

  • Moving to Dubai

    When you settle in Dubai, you’ll experience a global city with an international workforce. If you take the right steps, your move to Dubai will be a walk in the park! Our InterNations Expat Guide on Dubai briefs you on your way to the Persian Gulf, with info on visas, permits, transportation, and more.
  • Living in Dubai

    Living in Dubai means living in the most important expat destination in the Middle East. Does this sound like a great idea to you? Read our InterNations Expat Guide to find out what to expect from life in Dubai! Learn all about accommodation, healthcare, and education for expat children.
  • Working in Dubai

    Expats working in Dubai make up roughly 80% of the emirate’s population. Want to join their ranks? Then make sure to get a good idea of what Dubai’s business world is like! Our InterNations article on working in Dubai can help you with info on the economy, job search, and a lot more.

Forum Posts by South Africans in Dubai

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow South Africans in our Dubai expat forums.

South African Expats in Dubai Exchange Tips and Advice

InterNations is the perfect place for South African expats in Dubai to find the help and resources they have been looking for. The "Global City" will soon become your new home with our InterNations community - we help you to take full advantage of your new life here!

  • Get to know Dubai’s South African expats.
  • Join today and find everything you need through our Expat Forums and entries from fellow South Africans in Dubai.
  • Read through our extensive Expat Guides to receive useful information on Dubai.

Mingle with Fellow South Africans in Dubai at Our Events and Activities

Our Dubai community is also very active offline. Our members get to enjoy a range of events and activities on monthly and weekly basis, e.g. a great dinner at Dubai’s fanciest restaurant organized by our InterNations Ambassadors, or a weekend trip to explore the UAE’s unique vibe. These events and activities are a perfect and casual way to get in touch with fellow South African expats in your city and South Africans in the UAE. Interested? Simply sign up for membership and join the ranks of our South Africans living in Dubai.

Peter B. Krehmer

"There are so many expats in the UAE, but the InterNations Dubai Ramadan dinners brought some wonderful guests together. "

Suzanne Payne

"Dubai is such an overwhelming mixture of tradition and modernity that I was very grateful for all the support from other expats. "

South Africans expats in the United Arab Emirates

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