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InterNations – Connecting Brits living in Senegal

Are you looking for fellow Brits in Senegal? Do you need advice and tips from your British countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other British expats to discover attractions like the Mouride conurbation (the spiritual centre of Senegal's Sufi brotherhood) together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Senegal or still residing at home in United Kingdom to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Senegal 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 British expats in Senegal, hailing from all across United Kingdom - from Cardiff, over Glasgow to London.

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    From United Kingdom, living in Dakar
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    From United Kingdom, living in Dakar
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    From United Kingdom, living in Dakar
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Forum Posts by Brits in Senegal

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Brits in our Senegal expat forums.

  • Driving conditions
    3 replies
    May 17, 12:52 AM
    Community member

    I heard Dakar-tamba is great now. And pretty much all the other axes we did Dakar-rosso at the boarder of Mauritania and the road was better than a US road and we didn't even have to ask for our way …

  • Children's health
    8 replies
    Jan 7, 1:58 AM
    Community member

    When I was coming back to Senegal I was given a treatment for my 2 year old since it was her first time in Senegal, I don't know the names of the pills tho but I know they worked great for her. …

  • Working in Dakar
    3 replies
    Mar 27, 5:03 PM
    Community member

    Hi Cameron. If you are coming for four weeks, I assume your housing will be taken care of. So basically you have to go to work and come back home. May comments are therefore based on some assumptions …

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Receive Information and Tips about Senegal from British Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in Senegal is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your British compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Senegalese culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Brits in Senegal, living in Dakar, Tambacounda, Saint-Louis and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group ofBrits in Dakar.

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

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from United Kingdom in Senegal.
  • Receive and share advice in our Senegal Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for roast beef in Dakar...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Senegal to find institutions like the nearest British embassy and many others.

From the Mouride conurbation (the spiritual centre of Senegal's Sufi brotherhood) to the Cap-Vert peninsula, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly British expats in Senegal.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Brits in Senegal

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Senegal. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Senegalese thieboudienne, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Dakar's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit various ports and harbour towns, places of religion and contemplation for West African Muslims, and other impressive landmarks across Senegal.

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