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  • Serhat Ahmed

    I'm a Turkish expat in Congo, and this is a great site to get in touch with my compatriots all across the globe.

InterNations — A Community for American Expats in Kinshasa

Hello to all Americans in Kinshasa! Are you interested in getting to know fellow expats in Kinshasa? Looking for advice from other Americans, e.g. wondering if there are any bars in Kinshasa 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 Kinshasa’s center.

Although Kinshasa 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 Kinshasa, 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 Kinshasa
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    From United States of America, living in Kinshasa
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    From United States of America, living in Kinshasa
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    From United States of America, living in Kinshasa
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    From United States of America, living in Kinshasa

Meet other Americans in Kinshasa

Connect at Our Events in Kinshasa

Attend our monthly events and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expats and fellow Americans in Kinshasa. 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 Kinshasa. Take this chance to mingle and meet other expats and global minds in Kinshasa.

Want to meet other Americans at our events?

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Engage with Other Americans in Our Kinshasa Expat Forum

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Kinshasa expat forums. When you arrive in Kinshasa, 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 Kinshasa. InterNations makes it easy for American expats in Kinshasa 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.

  • Haircuts in Goma
    2 replies
    Jul 13, 5:39 PM
    Community member

    I found a coiffure here in Goma that I have effectively trained over a period of 6 months to cut hair. If anyone would like the information I am willing to share. It's on the 1st floor of a 3-story …

  • Tennis and French
    3 replies
    Feb 28, 9:38 AM
    Community member

    Jessica: For tennis and other sports you may join the sport club at the Grand Hotel Kinshasa or the Shark Sport Club, they have several tennis courts and good fitness centers. About french …

  • August/Sept in Kinshasa
    5 replies
    Jul 5, 4:03 PM
    Community member

    Dear All, i have just moved to Kinshasa, before that i have spent 6 years in Ghana-Accra, i have to say that the difference is too much, anyway, i'm looking for a place where i can teach my kids …

Ask experienced American expats in Kinshasa

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Find People Who Share Your Passions

Kin The Beautiful, Kinshasa 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 Kinshasa? 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 Kinshasa’s finest restaurants or outings with other expats to explore all that the has to offer, from the bonobo chimpanzees by Lac de ma Vallée, a popular attraction for visitors, to the nearby village of Kinkole with its fishermen's market, 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 Kinshasa and connect with others.
  • Take part in our expat forums to get firsthand tips and information from fellow Americans in Kinshasa.
  • Meet other American expats and global minds at 600 monthly official events and share your interests at more than 4,600 monthly activities in Kinshasa 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 Kinshasa Community today!

Mix and Mingle with Americans in Kinshasa at Our Events

Our Kinshasa 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 Kinshasa’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow American expats to discover the massive expanse of tropical jungle along the Congo River. 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 the DR Congo 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 Kinshasa!

  • Serhat Ahmed

    I'm a Turkish expat in Congo, and this is a great site to get in touch with my compatriots all across the globe.

  • Stefanie Schneider

    I want my kids to have a great education and the InterNations community knows the best international schools, no matter where we move.

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