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  • Francois Bertrand

    What a thrilling city São Paulo is. With a great international expat community that keeps in touch on InterNations.

InterNations - A Place for French in São Paulo

Bonjour to all of our French in São Paulo! Are you interested in getting to know fellow French expats in São Paulo? Are you looking for advice from other French, e.g. which bars in São Paulo will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for foie gras?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations São Paulo. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of French expats, coming from Paris, Nice, Lyon and all regions of France.

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    From France, living in São Paulo
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    From France, living in São Paulo
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    From France, living in São Paulo
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    From France, living in São Paulo
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Attend our monthly events and activities and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expatriates and fellow French in São Paulo.

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Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow French in our São Paulo expat forums.

  • Cartera de Trabalho
    5 replies
    Jul 19, 2:19 PM
    Community member

    According to the Ministry of Labor website, the "Carteira de Trabalho" can take different lengths of time depending on the location in which it is issued. It appears this also is effected by the …

  • Jewish new year in SP
    3 replies
    Sep 21, 1:21 AM
    Community member

    I'm sorry I missed this thread before the New Year. Thanks for offering. Got any tips for after the new year? :)

  • Bank Account
    11 replies
    Feb 22, 12:06 PM
    Community member

    Thanks all. I finally opened a bank account at HSBC. Let's see how it goes.

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French Expats in São Paulo Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where French expats in São Paulo exchange experiences and tips to support each other. "Sampa", as local residents just say, 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 São Paulo’s French expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow French expats in São Paulo.
  • Use the Expat Guide for São Paulo to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow French in São Paulo at Our Events

Our community in São Paulo is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in São Paulo’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other French expats to explore the strongly urbanized south-east. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from France in your local community as well as French in Brazil nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our French living in São Paulo!