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  • Javier Vazquez

    I met some great Mexican people to spend my after-work hours with, so I immediately felt at home here in Jeddah.

InterNations — A Community for American Expats in Jeddah

Hello to all Americans in Jeddah! Are you interested in getting to know fellow expats in Jeddah? Looking for advice from other Americans, e.g. wondering if there are any bars in Jeddah which will be showing your favorite baseball or American football team’s upcoming match or where to go in town for st■ turkey?

There’s no doubt about it: . The is a city known for , and much more! With the , navigating your way around the city from one place to the next is simple. This also means that if you don’t want to live among the hustle and bustle of the center, you can enjoy a quieter life in , which are away from Jeddah’s center.

Although Jeddah has lots to offer, you might be wondering where and how you can meet other Americans in the city. Luckily, InterNations is here to make this easier for you! You’re warmly invited to join the InterNations community. Within our international network in Jeddah, there’s a vibrant circle of American expats from all regions of USA, including New York City, Los Angeles, and beyond.

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

Meet other Americans in Jeddah

Connect at Our Events in Jeddah

Attend our monthly events and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expats and fellow Americans in Jeddah. From sailing to spirituality, there is sure to be something for everyone! In most communities, there are also monthly Newcomers’ Events especially for those who have recently joined the American community in Jeddah. Take this chance to mingle and meet other expats and global minds in Jeddah.

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Engage with Other Americans in Our Jeddah Expat Forum

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Jeddah expat forums. When you arrive in Jeddah, you’re likely to have many questions, from how to register as a resident to where to find language lessons. Use our forum to ask members of the InterNations community everything you’re wondering about, even things like where to find ingredients for dishes from home in Jeddah. InterNations makes it easy for American expats in Jeddah to exchange experiences and tips to support each other. You can also check out our Expat Q&A Forum to look for accommodation, jobs, or even advice on the best international schools or whether there are any American schools in your area.

  • Moving to Yanbu
    18 replies
    May 30, 6:04 PM
    Community member

    Happy New year everyone! I know this is an old thread and was hoping for some info advise. I will be moving to Yanbu with my family (wife & 4 kids) in a few couple of months. The Mrs got a job there …

  • National Institute of Technology
    3 replies
    Jun 22, 2:21 AM
    Community member

    Hi, Douglas hope you are fine we will welcome you in Jeddah. I am agreed with Mike...

  • Tennis, Italian
    10 replies
    Sep 6, 3:30 PM
    Community member

    Anyone living in the compounds ( 3.0- 5.0 level) who wants to sweat good in tennis, I think I can play & join you in my spare time if invited. Thanks!

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Find People Who Share Your Passions

The "Bride Of The Red Sea" and the principal gateway to Islam'S Holiest City, Jeddah can be a great place for expats, especially with the InterNations community helping you to make the most of your experience!

Do you want to continue with your hobbies — or discover new ones — while living in Jeddah? There’s a variety of InterNations Groups you can join, including everything from sightseeing to hiking. These are run by dedicated Consuls with at least one activity each month, such as dinners in Jeddah’s finest restaurants or outings with other expats to explore all that the has to offer, from Souq al-Alawi, at the heart of the old town, to the Corniche, a seaside avenue full of bizarre sculptures, and much more.

    Find other Americans to share your hobbies with

    Enjoy the International Experience with InterNations

    • Browse our network of members to get to know American expats in Jeddah and connect with others.
    • Take part in our expat forums to get firsthand tips and information from fellow Americans in Jeddah.
    • Meet other American expats and global minds at 600 monthly official events and share your interests at more than 4,600 monthly activities in Jeddah and across the globe.

    InterNations provides an easy, casual way to get to know expats from the USA and further afield in your local community. Sound good? Then let us welcome you into our Jeddah Community today!

    Mix and Mingle with Americans in Jeddah at Our Events

    Our Jeddah 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 Jeddah’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow American expats to discover the humid western coastal region of Timahah. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from the United States of America in your local community and meet Americans in Saudi Arabia 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 Jeddah!