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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 – Uniting Swedes living in Indonesia

Would you like to get in touch with other Swedes in Indonesia? Are you in need of help and advice from your Swedish compatriots? Or would you like to join other Swedish expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the steep mountains and extensive cave systems of Kalimantan?

Whether you have settled as an expat in Indonesia or are still living in Sweden and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations Indonesia 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 Swedish expats in Indonesia, coming from all corners of Sweden - from Goteborg, over Stockholm to Uppsala.

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Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Swedes in our Indonesia expat forums.

  • Furniture manufacture's in Jepara
    3 replies
    Jun 12, 07:02

    Thank you! Dinni and saw a lot of them. I have seen them all now and Oliver if you still need anything let me know!

  • French language
    12 replies
    Aug 8, 14:48

    Hi Assal, They have good accent in French (the local teachers) and they also have the natives..! When I used to study in CCF/IFI couple years ago, the teachers were very selected. My teacher told me …

  • Housing suggestions for BIS
    2 replies
    Apr 12, 17:00

    Hi Patrick, If you are going to be working near PIM and are comfortable taking a house you could live in Cilandek. Would you be taking the school bus for the kid (although its pretty pricy) or …

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Find Tips and Advice on Indonesia from Swedish Expats

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

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

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

From the steep mountains and extensive cave systems of Kalimantan to the ricelands, coffee plantations and volcanoes of Java, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly Swedish expats in Indonesia.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Swedes in Indonesia

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in Indonesia. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Indonesian nasi goreng, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Jakarta’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see Java's cultural treasures as well as other beautiful landmarks in Indonesia.

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