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"It is really good to speak and hear Hindi from time to time. With InterNations I got to know compatriots in Athens and Thessaloniki."
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"InterNations members are really helpful and provided us with valuable tips about the international schools in Athens."

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.

Meet other Russians at our events in Greece

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

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Find More Information in Our Greece Expat Guides

  • Moving to Greece

    Will you be moving to Greece as an expat soon? With its rich cultural history, friendly, hospitable locals, and more than 3,000 hours of sunshine per year, this country has a lot to offer! You should, however, take the economic climate into account, which makes it hard for regular employees to find jobs. Read the InterNations Expat Guide for information on your move to Greece, including entry visas, residence permits, and more.
  • Living in Greece

    The first thing that comes to mind when people think of Greece these days is probably the financial crisis. Expats living in Greece, however, know that the country still has a lot to recommend it. Read our Expat Guide on life in Greece for info on Greece’s history, culture, cuisine and everyday life.
  • Working in Greece

    Are you planning on investing in Greece? The government is currently encouraging foreign investors and entrepreneurs to come to Greece and help boost the economy. Intrigued? Our InterNations Expat Guide has all the information you need, from social security to business culture, and more.

Forum Posts by Russians in Greece

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

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!