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  • Exchange tips about expat life in the Philippines

  • Jacques Paillard

    All expatriates in my company joined InterNations because it really helped me get accustomed to my new life in Manila.

InterNations – Connecting Swedes living in the Philippines

Are you looking for fellow Swedes in the Philippines? Do you need advice and tips from your Swedish countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other Swedish expats to discover attractions like Gitnang Luzon, the "Rice Bowl of the Philippines" together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in the Philippines or still residing at home in Sweden to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations the Philippines provides you with all you need: Founded in 2007, our trusted community has quickly established itself as the international networking platform for expats and global minds worldwide. Among our members there is also a number of Swedish expats in the Philippines, hailing from all across Sweden - from Uppsala, over Goteborg to Stockholm.

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    From Sweden, living in Manila
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    From Sweden, living in Manila
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    From Sweden, living in Manila
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    From Sweden, living in Manila
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    From Sweden, living in Manila

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

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Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Swedes in our Philippines expat forums.

  • Possibility for server hosting partner in Manila?
    1 reply
    Jul 10, 12:10 PM
    Community member

    Hello Toby, My company has servers in The Netherlands, which we maintain from Vietnam and Philippines. We do not have yet servers in The Philippines, but it might be interesting for us to start it, …

  • Looking for IT work (.Net)
    5 replies
    Sep 8, 10:01 PM
    Community member

    Just wanted everyone to know that I'm still open for suggestions!

  • Housing in Makatid (dasma)
    8 replies
    Nov 18, 6:46 PM
    Community member

    Yes, generally Ayala Alabang is cheaper than Dasmarinas Village but there are also houses in Ayala Alabang that go for P200,000/month or even more. It's always good to ask around and canvass so you'll …

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Receive Information and Tips about the Philippines from Swedish Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in the Philippines is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your Swedish compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Filipino culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Swedes in the Philippines, living in Manila, Cebu, Davao and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group ofSwedes in Manila orSwedes in Cebu City.

So, if you should ever feel like speaking your mother tongue, finding out where to shop for Swedish food, or chatting about your favorite team’s latest match, join the Swedish InterNations Community:

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from Sweden in the Philippines.
  • Receive and share advice in our the Philippines Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for köttbullar in Manila...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for the Philippines to find institutions like the nearest Swedish embassy and many others.

From Gitnang Luzon, the "Rice Bowl of the Philippines" to the shores of Manila Bay, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly Swedish expats in the Philippines.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Swedes in the Philippines

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in the Philippines. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Filipino halo-halo, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Manila's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the country's summer capital at Baguio, 2000-year-old rice terraces, and other impressive landmarks across the Philippines.

This way, our events and activities are a very nice occasion to meet fellow expats from Sweden and around the world in a casual atmosphere. Interested? Sign up for membership and you’ll soon be welcomed with a warm Hallå from our Swedes living in the Philippines!

  • Jacques Paillard

    All expatriates in my company joined InterNations because it really helped me get accustomed to my new life in Manila.

  • Adriana Rodrigues Zon

    The idea of getting to know other expats in Manila was very appealing to me, and I've greatly expanded my network in the Philippines.

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