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  • Connect with fellow Americans in Izmir

  • Get information in our Izmir guide

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  • 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 Izmir

Hello to all Americans in Izmir! Would you like to meet fellow American expats in Izmir? Would you like to get insider suggestions from other Americans, e.g. where in Izmir 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 Izmir. 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.

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    From United States of America, living in Izmir
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    From United States of America, living in Izmir
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    From United States of America, living in Izmir
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    From United States of America, living in Izmir
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    From United States of America, living in Izmir

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Meet fellow Americans at our events in Izmir

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

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Forum Posts by Americans in Izmir

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

  • Looking to volunteer as a nurse in Izmir
    1 reply
    Apr 10, 10:11 AM
    Community member

    Hi Leah! Welcome to Turkey and I hope you are enjoying life in Izmir! It seems you are around for six months now and might have found whatever you have been looking for. Why don't you join us at IWAI …

  • Buying private Health Insurance in Izmir Turkey
    5 replies
    Apr 26, 2:02 AM
    Community member

    hi again, I am with SGK since my employer is paying for it;) How much you should pay for your SGK when you do not work, still depends on your income. I am not sure how it applies to the new …

  • Inquiry about schools in Izmir
    4 replies
    May 14, 5:04 PM
    Community member

    Hello Jesse, It all depends on how long you will stay in Izmir, if you are here for a short stay then MEF (even though it is overly expensive) is the school for you. If however you are in Izmir …

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American Expats in Izmir Help You With Their Advice

With InterNations, American expats in Izmir are able to find both the help they need as well as lots of valuable information. the city formerly known as Smyrna 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 Izmir’s American expats.
  • Become active in our Expat Forums in order to find insider tips and suggestions from fellow American expats in Izmir.
  • Make full use of the Expat Guide for Izmir to obtain important information on your temporary home abroad.

Mix and Mingle with Americans in Izmir at Our Events

Our Izmir 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 Izmir’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 Izmir!

  • 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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