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    The InterNations expat circle in Guatemala City is such a diversified, multi-national crowd!

InterNations – Uniting Americans living in Guatemala

Would you like to get in touch with other Americans in Guatemala? Are you in need of help and advice from your American compatriots? Or would you like to join other American expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the three dozen volcanic areas amidst its mountain ranges?

Whether you have settled as an expat in Guatemala or are still living in United States of America and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations Guatemala 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 American expats in Guatemala, coming from all corners of United States of America - from New York City, over Washington D.C. to Los Angeles.

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    From United States of America, living in Guatemala City
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    From United States of America, living in Guatemala City
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    From United States of America, living in Guatemala City
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    From United States of America, living in Guatemala City
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    From United States of America, living in Guatemala City

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  • new to InterNationals
    2 replies
    Mar 9, 2:36 AM
    Community member

    Thanks a ton, It would be great to get out and meet some people. Can't wait to meet up. ~Laurel

  • Visiting Guatemala for first time
    5 replies
    Jun 24, 9:22 PM
    Community member

    Thanks to everyone for your thoughts and comments. I actually arranged an airport pickup with the hotel I am staying at in Antigua. I have read bad things about the buses already so I was not planning …

  • Farewell Guatemala!
    1 reply
    Feb 16, 12:58 AM
    Community member

    Hi Carol and Jefferson I am sorry for replying late, I only saw your message now. So sad to hear that your guys are not here anymore but happy that you enjoyed your years here. I hope we will meet …

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Find Tips and Advice on Guatemala from American Expats

Of course, expat living in Guatemala is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow Americans is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the Guatemalan way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other Americans in Guatemala, residing in Guatemala Ciudad, Puerto San José, Quetzaltenango and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Americans in Guatemala.

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

  • Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from United States of America in Guatemala.
  • Obtain and share insider tips in our Guatemala Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a babysitter fluent in your native tongue for your children or where to get st■ turkey in Puerto San José.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Guatemala to get information on institutions from your home country, including the American embassy.

From the three dozen volcanic areas amidst its mountain ranges to the shallow and sparsely populated Pacific Lowlands, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly American expats in Guatemala.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Americans in Guatemala

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in Guatemala. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Guatemalan tamal, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Guatemala Ciudad’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see the Colonial Spanish capital of Central America as well as other beautiful landmarks in Guatemala.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from United States of America and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Hello from our Americans living in Guatemala!