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  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Greece

  • Rajat Bhatnagar

    It is really good to speak and hear Hindi from time to time. With InterNations I got to know compatriots in Athens and Thessaloniki.

InterNations – Uniting Russians living in Greece

Would you like to get in touch with other Russians in Greece? Are you in need of help and advice from your Russian compatriots? Or would you like to join other Russian expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the countless isles scattered throughout the Aegean and Ionian Seas?

Whether you have settled as an expat in Greece or are still living in Russia and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations Greece offers everything you need: Established in 2007, our trusted community soon became the leading platform for international networking among expatriates and global minds around the world. Our network also counts a considerable number of Russian expats in Greece, coming from all corners of Russia - from Saint Petersburg, over Moscow to Yekaterinburg.

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    From Russia, living in Thessaloniki
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Attend our monthly events and activities for Russians expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

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Forum Posts by Russians in Greece

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Russians in our Greece expat forums.

  • places to go out and dance
    5 replies
    Jan 4, 9:39 AM
    Community member

    Yes, all places suggested by fellow members (Vinilio, Boom Boom, Enzo de Cuba, Palenque, El Fuego, Cubanita etc) are places where you can actually dance! Well done people! I have nothing more to add …

  • All alone in Athens this weekend. Any ideas?
    1 reply
    Oct 30, 10:08 AM
    Community member

    Hi Zoya! Well, the 28th "Athens Classical Marathon" (www.athensclassicmarathon.gr) takes place this Sunday (www.athensclassicmarathon.gr), the first runners expected to finish at the 1896 stadium …

  • Crazy enough to be moving to Athens from London
    9 replies
    Mar 22, 6:18 PM
    Community member

    Thank you very much for your welcoming words, everyone!! Denis, is the job in Algeria, not Athens? Thank you, Sandie, very well said! and I am enjoying Athens!!!

Ask experienced Russian expats in Greece!

  • Where can I find Russian food?
  • Where can I meet other Russians?
  • Are there Russian schools in my city?

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Find Tips and Advice on Greece from Russian Expats

Of course, expat living in Greece is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow Russians is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the Greek way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other Russians in Greece, residing in Athens, Thessaloniki, Larissa and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Russians in Athens or Russians in Thessaloniki.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for Russian food or discuss your favorite sports team's latest match, become a member of the Greek InterNations Community:

  • Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from Russia in Greece.
  • Obtain and share insider tips in our Greece Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a babysitter fluent in your native tongue for your children or where to get borscht in Thessaloniki.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Greece to get information on institutions from your home country, including the Russian embassy.

From the countless isles scattered throughout the Aegean and Ionian Seas to the mountainous mainland, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly Russian expats in Greece.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Russians in Greece

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in Greece. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Greek moussaka, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Athens’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see the picturesque Peloponnese as well as other beautiful landmarks in Greece.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from Russia and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Privet from our Russians living in Greece!