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  • Connect with fellow Americans in Shenzhen

  • Get information in our Shenzhen guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Shenzhen

  • David Thyne

    At the first Shanghai Get-Together I met several American expats. I am very grateful that they shared their experience with me.

InterNations - A Place for Americans in Shenzhen

Hello to all Americans in Shenzhen! Would you like to meet fellow American expats in Shenzhen? Would you like to get insider suggestions from other Americans, e.g. where in Shenzhen your hometown team’s next match is shown on TV or where to get stuffed turkey?

We would like to invite you to become a member of InterNations Shenzhen. As a member of InterNations, you will have access to an active group of American expats, hailing from Washington D.C., Los Angeles, New York City and all regions of the USA.

  • Community Member
    From United States of America, living in Shenzhen
  • Community Member
    From United States of America, living in Shenzhen
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    From United States of America, living in Shenzhen
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    From United States of America, living in Shenzhen
  • Community Member
    From United States of America, living in Shenzhen

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Meet fellow Americans at our events in Shenzhen

Attend our monthly events and activities and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expatriates and fellow Americans in Shenzhen.

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Forum Posts by Americans in Shenzhen

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Shenzhen expat forums.

  • Classes at Shenzhen University- How to Enroll?
    7 replies
    May 3, 8:37 AM
    Community member

    Kelly. I'd love to help. Could you give me a hint of the nature of the help needed and the workload?

  • A few more sights...
    5 replies
    Apr 27, 3:44 PM
    Community member

    Hi Ahmend and Devon I think there are a lot of park and hills need to have a look, i personally like xian hu, wu tong shan and the xi chong beach, and the air in shen zhen is very clean, not like …

  • Shenzhen LGBT community?
    8 replies
    Oct 8, 4:31 AM
    Community member

    hoo hoo~~~ welcome to China! Enjoy your days in Shenzhen. I will be pleased to connect with anyone as well. PS: I am Chinese, have a little bit USA background!

Ask experienced American expats in Shenzhen

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

Find other Americans to share your hobbies with

American Expats in Shenzhen Help You With Their Advice

With InterNations, American expats in Shenzhen are able to find both the help they need as well as lots of valuable information. the economically fastest-growing city in China offers so much for expats to explore - our community helps you enjoy your stay to the fullest.

  • Look through our Members Network to connect with Shenzhen’s American expats.
  • Become active in our Expat Forums in order to find insider tips and suggestions from fellow American expats in Shenzhen.
  • Make full use of the Expat Guide for Shenzhen to obtain important information on your temporary home abroad.

Mix and Mingle with Americans in Shenzhen at Our Events

Our Shenzhen community is also lively and welcoming offline. The InterNations Ambassadors host regular get-togethers and a range of expat activities, e.g. a chic dining experience in Shenzhen’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow American expats to discover the snowy mountains of the Tibetan provinces. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from United States of America in your local community and meet Americans in China in a comfortable setting. If this sounds interesting to you, simply sign up for membership – we are looking forward to welcoming you among our Americans living in Shenzhen!