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InterNations – Uniting Americans living in South Korea

Would you like to get in touch with other Americans in South Korea? Are you in need of help and advice from your American compatriots? Or would you like to join other American expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the urban sprawl of Gyeonggi?

Whether you have settled as an expat in South Korea or are still living in the United States of America and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations South Korea offers everything you need: Established in 2007, our trusted community soon became the leading platform for international networking among expatriates and global minds around the world. Our network also counts a considerable number of American expats in South Korea, coming from all corners of United States of America - from New York City, over Washington D.C. to Los Angeles.

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    From United States of America, living in Seoul
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    From United States of America, living in Seoul
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    From United States of America, living in Seoul
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    From United States of America, living in Seoul
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    From United States of America, living in Seoul

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

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Forum Posts by Americans in South Korea

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

  • Visiting Seoul for the first time May 22-28
    5 replies
    May 12, 4:58 PM
    Community member

    Welcomt to Korea, Irina. I have lots of experience about how it was comfort and thanksful when I could have anyone who unconditionally helped me in such unexpected troubles that I happened to meet …

  • Looking for some friendly faces
    5 replies
    Jan 5, 2:54 AM
    Community member

    I just moved to Bundang from Seoul as well. yeah~ it's really cold nowadays and I'm still trying to get used to it. :) I would be happy to make a friendships with anyone who can have some chat …

  • Yoga classes in Seoul
    6 replies
    May 19, 7:11 PM
    Community member

    Besides the above-mentioned information, Cultural Center of the Indian Embassy has yoga classes conducted by Indian professional teacher. They are excellent and only 50,000won for 2 month course.

Ask experienced American expats in South Korea!

  • Where can I find American food?
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  • Are there American schools in my city?

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Find Tips and Advice on South Korea from American Expats

Of course, expat living in South Korea is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow Americans is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the South Korean way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other Americans in South Korea, residing in Seoul, Busan, Incheon and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Americans in Seoul.

  • Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from the United States of America in South Korea.
  • Obtain and share insider tips in our South Korea Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a babysitter fluent in your native tongue for your children or where to get st■ turkey in Busan.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for South Korea to get information on institutions from your home country, including the American embassy.

From the urban sprawl of Gyeonggi to such popular nature places as Boseong Tea Field, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly American expats in South Korea.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Americans in South Korea

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in South Korea. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional South Korean kimchi, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Seoul’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see Korea's honeymoon island of Jeju as well as other beautiful landmarks in South Korea.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from the United States of America and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Hello from our Americans living in South Korea!