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Vladimir Rostev

"InterNations not only helped me finding great business contacts but it moreover helped my family to quickly settle in."

Mia Lindberg

"Getting to know other Scandinavian women was so easy with InterNations. We quickly got connected and became friends."

InterNations – The Place for South Africans Living in South Korea

Want to connect with the expat community of South Africans in South Korea? Looking for South African compatriots to help you with your questions on expat life? Or are you looking for other South African expats to go on an excursion to the urban sprawl of Gyeonggi with?

InterNations South Korea offers everything you might need as an expat, no matter whether you already live in South Korea or are still in South Africa planning your upcoming foreign assignment. InterNations is the leading platform among expatriates and global minds in all countries around the world. Needless to say, our community of South African expats in South Korea is going very strong, with members having roots all across South Africa - from Durban, over Johannesburg to Cape Town.

Meet other South Africans at our events in South Korea

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

Find More Information in Our South Korea Expat Guides

Forum Posts by South Africans in South Korea

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

Tips and Advice on South Korea from Your Fellow South African Expats

Obviously, expat life in South Korea goes well beyond shipping your belongings and taking care of red tape. Socializing with fellow South Africans is an important facet of living abroad and can be a huge stepping stone in getting to know the South Korean mentality and way of life. South Africans in South Korea are a part of our community, calling cities such as Busan, Incheon, Seoul, and many others home. You can use InterNations to look for fellow South Africans in Seoul, for example.

Wondering where to shop for South African delicatessen, want to discuss your national team's latest match, or simply talk to someone in your native language? Become a member of the South Korean InterNations Community!

  • Our network is the best place to meet expats from South Africa.
  • On the South Korea Expat Forums, you can get competent answers to all your expat-related questions: how to find a babysitter fluent in your mother tongue, where to get bobotie in Seoul, etc.
  • The InterNations Places database for South Korea has information on the nearest South African embassy and many other institutions.

From the urban sprawl of Gyeonggi to such popular nature places as Boseong Tea Field, you can meet supportive and friendly South African expats in South Korea on InterNations.

Meet and Mingle with Fellow South Africans in South Korea

Additionally, InterNations hosts regular expat events and activities in South Korea. Our get-togethers are sure to cater to your taste as well: as a member, you can partake in cozy gatherings to enjoy some South Korean kimchi, join one of our huge expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Seoul’s best locations, and much more. Want to discover South Korea? Go on a weekend trip with your fellow expats to see the natural wonderland of Gangwon and other beautiful landmarks.

Our meet-ups and activities offer many wonderful opportunities to mingle with expatriates hailing from South Africa and dozens of other countries in a casual setting. Just sign up for your InterNations membership and you’ll soon hear a cordial Siya namkela nonke, welkom, isibingelelo from our South Africans living in South Korea!