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  • Exchange tips about expat life in Kazakhstan

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    Life as an expat in Nur-Sultan can be hard on occasion. InterNations and the contact to fellow expats make it a lot easier for me.

InterNations – Uniting French living in Kazakhstan

Would you like to get in touch with other French in Kazakhstan? Are you in need of help and advice from your French compatriots? Or would you like to join other French expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the world's largest dry steppe region?

Whether you have settled as an expat in Kazakhstan or are still living in France and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations Kazakhstan 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 French expats in Kazakhstan, coming from all corners of France - from Lyon, over Paris to Nice.

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Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow French in our Kazakhstan expat forums.

  • Everydaylife in Astana during the winter
    1 reply
    Jun 24, 11:04 AM
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    Hi Lynda, It's the combination of wind and cold that really hurts! The kids still play outside at school until a certain temperature- I did not want my little ones out in such extreme cold so my …

  • Newbie in Astana
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    Nov 8, 10:50 AM
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    laure hi, anything has goosfeather in it will be best regardless the brand. its cold :) today -23 and very windy. people say that i havent seen nothing yet. gloves, boots and hats is a must. keep …

  • Looking for a a business development position
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    Oct 14, 9:23 PM
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    Hi!!! I'm looking for French native speacker language practicing s.o., or tutor for giving me twice, thrice a week french classes? Alua,

Ask experienced French expats in Kazakhstan!

  • Where can I find French food?
  • Where can I meet other French?
  • Are there French schools in my city?

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Find Tips and Advice on Kazakhstan from French Expats

Of course, expat living in Kazakhstan is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow French is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the Kazakh way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other French in Kazakhstan, residing in Nur-Sultan, Almaty, Atyrau and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of French in Almaty or French in Nur-Sultan.

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

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

From the world's largest dry steppe region to Akmola Province, which surrounds the new capital of Nur-Sultan, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly French expats in Kazakhstan.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow French in Kazakhstan

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in Kazakhstan. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Kazakh besh barmak, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Nur-Sultan’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see the beautifully rugged, snow-capped mountains near Almaty as well as other beautiful landmarks in Kazakhstan.

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