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    I was able to connect with other expats in Zurich who enjoy cycling as much as I do and organize weekly rides.

InterNations - A Place for Italians in Lugano

Buongiorno to all of our Italians in Lugano! Are you interested in getting to know fellow Italian expats in Lugano? Are you looking for advice from other Italians, e.g. which bars in Lugano will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for minestrone?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations Lugano. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of Italian expats, coming from Rome, Napoli, Milan and all regions of Italy.

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    From Italy, living in Lugano
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    From Italy, living in Lugano
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    From Italy, living in Lugano
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    From Italy, living in Lugano
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    From Italy, living in Lugano

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Meet fellow Italians at our events in Lugano

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

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Forum Posts by Italians in Lugano

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Italians in our Lugano expat forums.

  • Country dance evenings in Lugano
    7 replies
    Sep 15, 9:34 AM
    Community member

    I've my armenian dance lessons on Tuesday evenings until the end of Nov. Later on it's ok. Alessia, I wish you lovely holidays!

  • Think Pink - when girls like to hang out together!
    1 reply
    Feb 16, 12:17 AM
    Community member

    Next appointment this coming Sunday, June 17th. Car pick-up at 6 pm at the Bus stop in front of AnaCapri Restaurant (Lugano main train station). 15 Fr. contribution for pizza, drinks and movie …

  • Party on the lake in Gandria (Lugano)
    7 replies
    Apr 16, 10:30 AM
    Community member

    unfortunately... Party postponed for weather around mid-May! will be on the terrace without coverage so...can not be done ... still too cold!!! keep in touch!! !See you soon! Byee BP.

Ask experienced Italian expats in Lugano

  • Where can I find Italian food?
  • Where can I meet other Italians?
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Find other Italians to share your hobbies with

Italian Expats in Lugano Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where Italian expats in Lugano exchange experiences and tips to support each other. The "Monte Carlo of Switzerland" can be a great place for expats - our community helps you make the most of your experience!

  • Browse our Members Network to get to know Lugano’s Italian expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow Italian expats in Lugano.
  • Use the Expat Guide for Lugano to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow Italians in Lugano at Our Events

Our community in Lugano is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in Lugano’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other Italian expats to explore the mountain resort of Zermatt. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from Italy in your local community as well as Italians in Switzerland nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our Italians living in Lugano!