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  • Connect with fellow Americans in Istanbul

  • Get information in our Istanbul guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Istanbul

  • Sven Baudach

    My business partners, also mainly expats, and me, we always use the wonderful InterNations Events as an informal get-togethers.

InterNations - A Place for Americans in Istanbul

Hello to all Americans in Istanbul! Would you like to meet fellow American expats in Istanbul? Would you like to get insider suggestions from other Americans, e.g. where in Istanbul your hometown team’s next match is shown on TV or where to get stuffed turkey?

We would like to invite you to become a member of InterNations Istanbul. As a member of InterNations, you will have access to an active group of American expats, hailing from Washington D.C., Los Angeles, New York City and all regions of the USA.

  • Community Member
    From United States of America, living in Istanbul
  • Community Member
    From United States of America, living in Istanbul
  • Community Member
    From United States of America, living in Istanbul
  • Community Member
    From United States of America, living in Istanbul
  • Community Member
    From United States of America, living in Istanbul

Meet other Americans in Istanbul

Meet fellow Americans at our events in Istanbul

Attend our monthly events and activities and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expatriates and fellow Americans in Istanbul.

Want to meet other Americans at our events?

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Forum Posts by Americans in Istanbul

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Istanbul expat forums.

  • Daycare/Creche in Etiler
    5 replies
    Oct 20, 8:46 PM
    Community member

    Thanks to you both. Small Hands was totally booked, but we have appointments with Kemer Kids and Edens Gardens. How do you both like life in istanbul? I have mixed feelings about our move. I have …

  • simultaneous translation?
    4 replies
    Mar 8, 8:36 PM
    Community member

    Hi there, Just saw the thread through a friend's referral. Jennifer, I am glad that you have successfully finished that project. For your future needs feel free to contact us at …

  • Turkish Language School
    6 replies
    Jul 10, 9:47 AM
    Community member

    Thanks so much for the help. I will look into these options!

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American Expats in Istanbul Help You With Their Advice

With InterNations, American expats in Istanbul are able to find both the help they need as well as lots of valuable information. The "Queen Of Cities" offers so much for expats to explore - our community helps you enjoy your stay to the fullest.

  • Look through our Members Network to connect with Istanbul’s American expats.
  • Become active in our Expat Forums in order to find insider tips and suggestions from fellow American expats in Istanbul.
  • Make full use of the Expat Guide for Istanbul to obtain important information on your temporary home abroad.

Mix and Mingle with Americans in Istanbul at Our Events

Our Istanbul community is also lively and welcoming offline. The InterNations Ambassadors host regular get-togethers and a range of expat activities, e.g. a chic dining experience in Istanbul’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow American expats to discover Aegean Turkey, between the azure sea and silvery olive groves. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from United States of America in your local community and meet Americans in Turkey in a comfortable setting. If this sounds interesting to you, simply sign up for membership – we are looking forward to welcoming you among our Americans living in Istanbul!

  • Sven Baudach

    My business partners, also mainly expats, and me, we always use the wonderful InterNations Events as an informal get-togethers.

  • Maggy Roswick

    With all the great information and contacts provided by InterNations, it was no big deal to get settled in Istanbul.

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