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  • Connect with fellow Americans in Pyongyang

  • Get information in our Pyongyang guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Pyongyang

  • Albert Chevalier

    Finding international contacts in Pyongyang was difficult, but with InterNations I quickly connected to the expat community.

InterNations — A Community for American Expats in Pyongyang

Hello to all Americans in Pyongyang! Are you interested in getting to know fellow expats in Pyongyang? Looking for advice from other Americans, e.g. wondering if there are any bars in Pyongyang 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: . The is a city known for , and much more! With the , 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 , which are away from Pyongyang’s center.

Although Pyongyang 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 Pyongyang, 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 Pyongyang
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    From United States of America, living in Pyongyang
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    From United States of America, living in Pyongyang
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    From United States of America, living in Pyongyang
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    From United States of America, living in Pyongyang

Meet other Americans in Pyongyang

Connect at Our Events in Pyongyang

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

Want to meet other Americans at our events?

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Engage with Other Americans in Our Pyongyang Expat Forum

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

    Ask experienced American expats in Pyongyang

    • Where can I find American food?
    • Where can I meet other Americans?
    • Are there American schools in Pyongyang?

    Find People Who Share Your Passions

    "The ""City Of Willows"", Pyongyang 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 Pyongyang? 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 Pyongyang’s finest restaurants or outings with other expats to explore all that the has to offer, from the 170-meter tall monument dedicated to the Juche philosophy of Kim Il Sung to the Pyongyang Metro, the deepest metro system in the world, with large socialist realist murals in the stations, 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 Pyongyang and connect with others.
      • Take part in our expat forums to get firsthand tips and information from fellow Americans in Pyongyang.
      • Meet other American expats and global minds at 600 monthly official events and share your interests at more than 4,600 monthly activities in Pyongyang 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 Pyongyang Community today!

      Meet Fellow Americans in Pyongyang at Our Events

      Our community in Pyongyang is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in Pyongyang’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other American expats to explore the coastlines of the Yellow Sea and the Sea of Japan. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from the USA in your local community as well as Americans in North Korea nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our Americans living in Pyongyang!

      • Albert Chevalier

        Finding international contacts in Pyongyang was difficult, but with InterNations I quickly connected to the expat community.

      • Marina Salgado

        InterNations helped me getting to know other expat woman. I really helped me to settle in Pyongyang. What a great plattform.

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