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    With InterNations, you'll meet interesting expats wherever you go - both online and offline.

InterNations – Connecting Turks living in South Africa

Are you looking for fellow Turks in South Africa? Do you need advice and tips from your Turkish countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other Turkish expats to discover attractions like the Highveld's Gauteng City Region together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in South Africa or still residing at home in Turkey to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations South Africa 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 Turkish expats in South Africa, hailing from all across Turkey - from Antalya, over Ankara to Istanbul.

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    From Turkey, living in Pretoria
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    From Turkey, living in Pretoria
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    From Turkey, living in Pretoria
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    From Turkey, living in Pretoria
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    From Turkey, living in Johannesburg
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    From Turkey, living in Johannesburg
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    From Turkey, living in Johannesburg
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    From Turkey, living in Johannesburg
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    From Turkey, living in Johannesburg

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Attend our monthly events and activities for Turks expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

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  • Tango Classes in Joburg
    2 replies
    Nov 9, 3:27 PM
    Community member

    Hi Andrea, Thanks for the response, I'll definitely check that. I might be leaving in the end of next week but if I'll be here by any chance I'll definitely join to the event. Have a great …

  • Architectural, Costruction or Developing
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    Aug 23, 12:36 PM
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    Dear Armin, Thank you so much for the tip. I will certainly do that. Is there any particular person that you are familiar with? I could not attend the last two meetings as I just got used to …

  • Weekend Organization
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    Oct 7, 12:49 PM
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    yeah I can all do that but why alone? we have a bunch of friends and colleagues might want to share this. Am I mistaken dear. However I am not going to long street at night without someone knows what …

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Receive Information and Tips about South Africa from Turkish Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in South Africa is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your Turkish compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the South African culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Turks in South Africa, living in Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group ofTurks in Johannesburg orTurks in Cape Town.

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

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from Turkey in South Africa.
  • Receive and share advice in our South Africa Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for köfte in Cape Town...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for South Africa to find institutions like the nearest Turkish embassy and many others.

From the Highveld's Gauteng City Region to the Garden Route, a scenic stretch along the south-east coast, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly Turkish expats in South Africa.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Turks in South Africa

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in South Africa. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional South African bobotie, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Cape Town's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip together with a group of fellow Turks in Pretoria to visit the Cape of Good Hope, the wilderness trails of Kruger National park, and other impressive landmarks across South Africa.

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

  • Sandro Pedace

    With InterNations, you'll meet interesting expats wherever you go - both online and offline.

  • Stephanie Gainsbourg

    InterNations provided me with an "entrance" to the expat circles of Pretoria, so to speak, and helped me get to know other French expatriates.

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