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    On coming to Colombo, I was dreading the culture shock. However, expats and local contacts gave me some great advice.

InterNations – The Place for Danes Living in Sri Lanka

Want to connect with the expat community of Danes in Sri Lanka? Looking for Danish compatriots to help you with your questions on expat life? Or are you looking for other Danish expats to go on an excursion to the spiritual heart of the country with?

InterNations Sri Lanka offers everything you might need as an expat, no matter whether you already live in Sri Lanka or are still in Denmark 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 Danish expats in Sri Lanka is going very strong, with members having roots all across Denmark - from Aarhus, over Odense to Copenhagen.

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    From Denmark, living in Colombo
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    From Denmark, living in Colombo
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    From Denmark, living in Colombo
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    From Denmark, living in Colombo
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    From Denmark, living in Colombo

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  • football in Colombo
    5 replies
    May 16, 4:11 PM
    Community member

    Hi Thomas - I recommend popping in to the Cheers Bar and asking them what will be palying on the telly that night. Generally, soccer trumps if its the EURO championship, but you can check before going …

  • How to establish a small company in Sri Lanka
    3 replies
    Jun 24, 7:36 AM
    Community member

    Hi, Try the link below. http://www.doingbusiness.org/data/exploreeconomies/sri-lanka/starting-a-business/

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Tips and Advice on Sri Lanka from Your Fellow Danish Expats

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

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

  • Our network is the best place to meet expats from Denmark.
  • On the Sri Lanka 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 smørrebrød in Colombo, etc.
  • The InterNations Places database for Sri Lanka has information on the nearest Danish embassy and many other institutions.

From the spiritual heart of the country to the administrative capital and largest city, you can meet supportive and friendly Danish expats in Sri Lanka on InterNations.

Meet and Mingle with Fellow Danes in Sri Lanka

Additionally, InterNations hosts regular expat events and activities in Sri Lanka. Our get-togethers are sure to cater to your taste as well: as a member, you can partake in cozy gatherings to enjoy some Sri Lankan rice and curry, join one of our huge expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Colombo’s best locations, and much more. Want to discover Sri Lanka? Go on a weekend trip with your fellow expats to see the cultural heartland of Sri Lanka and other beautiful landmarks.

Our meet-ups and activities offer many wonderful opportunities to mingle with expatriates hailing from Denmark and dozens of other countries in a casual setting. Just sign up for your InterNations membership and you’ll soon hear a cordial Hej from our Danes living in Sri Lanka!