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  • Daiki Saito

    When my company decided to send me to Essen, I took a quick look at the local community and said: Please do!

InterNations — A Community for American Expats in Leipzig

Hello to all Americans in Leipzig! Are you interested in getting to know fellow expats in Leipzig? Looking for advice from other Americans, e.g. wondering if there are any bars in Leipzig 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: Leipzig is one of the most livable cities in Germany. The most populous city in Saxony is a vibrant city known for being a major center for music and its role in the Peaceful Revolution of 1989, but also for its fast-paced gentrification in the past decades, the local youthful vibe, and much more! With the modern and extensive public transportation system consisting of suburban trains (S-Bahn), buses, and trams, 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 the surrounding towns and municipalities of Leipzig, which are an easy commute away from Leipzig’s center.

Although Leipzig 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 Leipzig, 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 Leipzig
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    From United States of America, living in Leipzig
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    From United States of America, living in Leipzig
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    From United States of America, living in Leipzig
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Meet other Americans in Leipzig

Connect at Our Events in Leipzig

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

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Engage with Other Americans in Our Leipzig Expat Forum

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

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Find People Who Share Your Passions

Named the European City of the Year 2019, Leipzig 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 Leipzig? 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 Leipzig’s finest restaurants or outings with other expats to explore all that the most populous city in Saxony has to offer, from the old City Hall, which dominates the eastern part of the market, to the city’s two famous churches, Nikolaikirche and Thomaskirche, 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 Leipzig and connect with others.
  • Take part in our expat forums to get firsthand tips and information from fellow Americans in Leipzig.
  • Meet other American expats and global minds at 600 monthly official events and share your interests at more than 4,600 monthly activities in Leipzig 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 Leipzig Community today!

Mix and Mingle with Americans in Leipzig at Our Events

Our Leipzig 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 Leipzig’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow American expats to discover beautiful Bavaria. 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 Germany 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 Leipzig!

  • Daiki Saito

    When my company decided to send me to Essen, I took a quick look at the local community and said: Please do!

  • Cristina Fernandez

    On InterNations I did not only meet interesting people but I also found a flat near Bochum and settled in quickly. A great platform.

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