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  • David Hicks

    Thanks to my network on InterNations, I already had some contact persons to ask for support on coming to Oslo.

InterNations – The Place for South Africans Living in Norway

Want to connect with the expat community of South Africans in Norway? 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 "Stor-Oslo-regionen" to the south with?

InterNations Norway offers everything you might need as an expat, no matter whether you already live in Norway 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 Norway 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 Bergen
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    From South Africa, living in Stavanger

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    Tips and Advice on Norway from Your Fellow South African Expats

    Obviously, expat life in Norway 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 Norwegian mentality and way of life. South Africans in Norway are a part of our community, calling cities such as Bergen, Tromsø, Oslo, and many others home. You can use InterNations to look for fellow South Africans in Oslo, 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 Norwegian InterNations Community!

    • Our network is the best place to meet expats from South Africa.
    • On the Norway 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 Oslo, etc.
    • The InterNations Places database for Norway has information on the nearest South African embassy and many other institutions.

    From the "Stor-Oslo-regionen" to the south to the "Land of the Midnight Sun", beyond the Arctic Circle, you can meet supportive and friendly South African expats in Norway on InterNations.

    Meet and Mingle with Fellow South Africans in Norway

    Additionally, InterNations hosts regular expat events and activities in Norway. Our get-togethers are sure to cater to your taste as well: as a member, you can partake in cozy gatherings to enjoy some Norwegian lutefisk, join one of our huge expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Oslo’s best locations, and much more. Want to discover Norway? Go on a weekend trip with your fellow expats to see the famous fjords of the West Norway 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 Norway!