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Thomas Crawford

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

Therese Waldorf

"Moving to such a vast and lively city abroad scared me a little, but this site helped my acclimatisation as an expat in "Guate" a lot. "

InterNations – Uniting French living in Guatemala

Would you like to get in touch with other French in Guatemala? Are you in need of help and advice from your French compatriots? Or would you like to join other French 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 France 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 French expats in Guatemala, coming from all corners of France - from Lyon, over Paris to Nice.

Meet other French at our events in Guatemala

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

Find More Information in Our Guatemala Expat Guides

  • Moving to Guatemala

    Expats moving to Guatemala will be relocating to the most populous country in Central America, with the population almost evenly split between urban and rural areas. Learn more about the country, its people and climate, as well as how to best get there in this article!
  • Living in Guatemala

    Famous for its natural beauty and Mayan runes, there's more to life in Guatemala than hiking up a volcano, though! Discover more about living in Guatemala as an expatriate in this article, from transportation, healthcare, education, and more.
  • Working in Guatemala

    Even if it is not an usual choice for expats, our article on working in Guatemala, will show you both sides of the coin as well as providing you with info on the economy, work permits, taxation, and jobs in Guatemala.

Find Tips and Advice on Guatemala from French Expats

Of course, expat living in Guatemala is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow French 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 French 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 French in Guatemala.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for French 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 France 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 foie gras in Puerto San José.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Guatemala to get information on institutions from your home country, including the French 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 French expats in Guatemala.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow French 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 France and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Bonjour from our French living in Guatemala!