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  • Francois Bertrand

    The last InterNations event was just great: I had some very nice chats with fellow expats (even Canadians like me) in Mexico City.

InterNations – The Place for South Africans Living in Mexico

Want to connect with the expat community of South Africans in Mexico? Looking for South African compatriots to help you with your questions on expat life? Or are you looking for other South African expats to go on an excursion to the Yucatán peninsula with?

InterNations Mexico offers everything you might need as an expat, no matter whether you already live in Mexico or are still in South Africa planning your upcoming foreign assignment. InterNations is the leading platform among expatriates and global minds in all countries around the world. Needless to say, our community of South African expats in Mexico is going very strong, with members having roots all across South Africa - from Durban, over Johannesburg to Cape Town.

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    From South Africa, living in Mexico City
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    From South Africa, living in Mexico City
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    From South Africa, living in Mexico City
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    From South Africa, living in Mexico City
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    From South Africa, living in Mexico City

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Meet other South Africans at our events in Mexico

Attend our monthly events and activities for South Africans expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

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Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow South Africans in our Mexico expat forums.

  • Exploring Mexico
    7 replies
    Jul 12, 12:00 AM
    Community member

    Count me in. Email me. Thanks.

  • Indian food
    13 replies
    Aug 10, 1:21 AM
    Community member

    I think I'll make September my "Culinary Indian Tour - Mexico City 2012" with all these great recommendations and at the end will let you know which I liked better. Thank you for all …

  • Spanish Classes??
    4 replies
    Jun 13, 11:47 PM
    Community member

    Hello, Dhil. I'm the Director of Quill Idiomas, a language school based in Colonia Juárez, near Metro Sevilla. Among other languages, we teach Spanish; If you're interested you can contact me at: …

Ask experienced South African expats in Mexico!

  • Where can I find South African food?
  • Where can I meet other South Africans?
  • Are there South African schools in my city?

Find other South Africans to share your hobbies with

Tips and Advice on Mexico from Your Fellow South African Expats

Obviously, expat life in Mexico goes well beyond shipping your belongings and taking care of red tape. Socializing with fellow South Africans is an important facet of living abroad and can be a huge stepping stone in getting to know the Mexican mentality and way of life. South Africans in Mexico are a part of our community, calling cities such as Guadalajara, Monterrey, Mexico City, and many others home. You can use InterNations to look for fellow South Africans in Mexico City, for example.

Wondering where to shop for South African delicatessen, want to discuss your national team's latest match, or simply talk to someone in your native language? Become a member of the Mexican InterNations Community!

  • Our network is the best place to meet expats from South Africa.
  • On the Mexico Expat Forums, you can get competent answers to all your expat-related questions: how to find a babysitter fluent in your mother tongue, where to get bobotie in Mexico City, etc.
  • The InterNations Places database for Mexico has information on the nearest South African embassy and many other institutions.

From the Yucatán peninsula to the Zapotec and Mixtec state of Oaxaca, you can meet supportive and friendly South African expats in Mexico on InterNations.

Meet and Mingle with Fellow South Africans in Mexico

Additionally, InterNations hosts regular expat events and activities in Mexico. Our get-togethers are sure to cater to your taste as well: as a member, you can partake in cozy gatherings to enjoy some Mexican guacamole, join one of our huge expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Mexico City’s best locations, and much more. Want to discover Mexico? Go on a weekend trip with your fellow expats to see the majestic Mayan cities of Chichén Itza and Teotihuacán and other beautiful landmarks.

Our meet-ups and activities offer many wonderful opportunities to mingle with expatriates hailing from South Africa and dozens of other countries in a casual setting. Just sign up for your InterNations membership and you’ll soon hear a cordial Siya namkela nonke, welkom, isibingelelo from our South Africans living in Mexico!

  • Francois Bertrand

    The last InterNations event was just great: I had some very nice chats with fellow expats (even Canadians like me) in Mexico City.

  • Barbara Melington

    With InterNations, we had the chance to find a good bi-lingual school for our children in Mexico. They are gonna grow up as true 'third-culture kids'!

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