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    Finding other expats interested in playing squash in Reykjavik seemed difficult. But with InterNations I found them easily.

InterNations - A Place for Americans in Reykjavík

Hello to all of our Americans in Reykjavík! Are you interested in getting to know fellow American expats in Reykjavík? Are you looking for advice from other Americans, e.g. which bars in Reykjavík will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for st■ turkey?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations Reykjavík. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of American expats, coming from Washington D.C., Los Angeles, New York City and all regions of the USA.

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    From United States of America, living in Reykjavík
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  • Moving to Iceland.
    2 replies
    Sep 12, 1:09 AM
    Community member

    bring plenty of money! I have visited here six times since 2006 (husband Icelandic) and am always forgetting the little extras which add up. For example, today, we went to change the flight ticket …

  • Attending University in Reykjavik
    1 reply
    Jun 13, 7:22 PM
    Community member

    Hi Alana. I would suggest you contact the American Embassy in Reykjavik http://iceland.usembassy.gov. They should be able to give you some answers or guide you in the right direction. All the best - …

  • Preparing to move to Iceland
    4 replies
    Jun 23, 9:08 PM
    Community member

    One thing to note is that Icelanders are proud of their language, and do expect you to learn it eventually if you plan to stay. It is also quite key to really becoming accepted into Icelandic social …

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American Expats in Reykjavík Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where American expats in Reykjavík exchange experiences and tips to support each other. The world's northernmost capital of a sovereign state 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 Reykjavík’s American expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow American expats in Reykjavík.
  • Use the Expat Guide for Reykjavík to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow Americans in Reykjavík at Our Events

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