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    I was amazed how many other members in Jakarta share the same interests as me. And some of them come from Norway, too !

InterNations – The Place for Koreans Living in Indonesia

Want to connect with the expat community of Koreans in Indonesia? Looking for South Korean compatriots to help you with your questions on expat life? Or are you looking for other South Korean expats to go on an excursion to the steep mountains and extensive cave systems of Kalimantan with?

InterNations Indonesia offers everything you might need as an expat, no matter whether you already live in Indonesia or are still in South Korea planning your upcoming foreign assignment. InterNations is the leading platform among expatriates and global minds in all countries around the world. Needless to say, our community of South Korean expats in Indonesia is going very strong, with members having roots all across South Korea - from Busan, over Incheon to Seoul.

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  • Rental Protection Insurance?
    7 replies
    Mar 14, 06:20

    Best to arrange for a detailed property audit before taking possession and paying the rent in advance. This will identify any potential issues in advance.

  • GPS working in Jkt?
    5 replies
    Jan 11, 05:34

    Thanks guys! Now I will get myself a new android phone with a big screen for the GPS..so I dare to drive myself into the traffic jams with the rest:)...

  • Jogjakarta? Yogyakarta? Trip
    4 replies
    Mar 21, 18:07

    Hi Han, Borobudur located not too close to Prambadan, I would suggest to have 2 days trip. If you stay nearby prambanan, you can go to Malioboro a traditional market where you can buy batik. And …

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Tips and Advice on Indonesia from Your Fellow South Korean Expats

Obviously, expat life in Indonesia goes well beyond shipping your belongings and taking care of red tape. Socializing with fellow Koreans is an important facet of living abroad and can be a huge stepping stone in getting to know the Indonesian mentality and way of life. Koreans in Indonesia are a part of our community, calling cities such as Medan, Semerang, Jakarta, and many others home. You can use InterNations to look for fellow Koreans in Jakarta, for example.

Wondering where to shop for South Korean delicatessen, want to discuss your national team's latest match, or simply talk to someone in your native language? Become a member of the Indonesian InterNations Community!

  • Our network is the best place to meet expats from South Korea.
  • On the Indonesia Expat Forums, you can get competent answers to all your expat-related questions: how to find a babysitter fluent in your mother tongue, where to get kimchi in Jakarta, etc.
  • The InterNations Places database for Indonesia has information on the nearest South Korean embassy and many other institutions.

From the steep mountains and extensive cave systems of Kalimantan to the ricelands, coffee plantations and volcanoes of Java, you can meet supportive and friendly South Korean expats in Indonesia on InterNations.

Meet and Mingle with Fellow Koreans in Indonesia

Additionally, InterNations hosts regular expat events and activities in Indonesia. Our get-togethers are sure to cater to your taste as well: as a member, you can partake in cozy gatherings to enjoy some Indonesian nasi goreng, join one of our huge expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Jakarta’s best locations, and much more. Want to discover Indonesia? Go on a weekend trip with your fellow expats to see wild and rugged Sumatra and other beautiful landmarks.

Our meet-ups and activities offer many wonderful opportunities to mingle with expatriates hailing from South Korea and dozens of other countries in a casual setting. Just sign up for your InterNations membership and you’ll soon hear a cordial Hwangyong-hamnida from our Koreans living in Indonesia!