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  • Get information in our Sri Lanka guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Sri Lanka

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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 – Uniting Portuguese living in Sri Lanka

Would you like to get in touch with other Portuguese in Sri Lanka? Are you in need of help and advice from your Portuguese compatriots? Or would you like to join other Portuguese expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the spiritual heart of the country?

Whether you have settled as an expat in Sri Lanka or are still living in Portugal and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations Sri Lanka 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 Portuguese expats in Sri Lanka, coming from all corners of Portugal - from Porto, over Lisbon to Faro.

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    From Portugal, living in Colombo
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    From Portugal, living in Colombo
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    From Portugal, living in Colombo
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    From Portugal, living in Colombo
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Attend our monthly events and activities for Portuguese expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

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Forum Posts by Portuguese in Sri Lanka

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Portuguese in our Sri Lanka expat forums.

  • Getting settled and connected in Colombo
    23 replies
    Feb 27, 11:52 AM
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    http://www.whatsupcolombo.lk/ cinema listings, events around town, and latest news :)

  • Yoga classes
    6 replies
    May 15, 4:44 PM
    Community member

    The Om Space in Havelock Road also offers yoga classes for adults, pregnancy and children. Timetable is as follows: Monday 9-10 am adult general class Wed 8.30 - 9.45 - adult Sivananda class Wed …

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Find Tips and Advice on Sri Lanka from Portuguese Expats

Of course, expat living in Sri Lanka is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow Portuguese is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the Sri Lankan way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other Portuguese in Sri Lanka, residing in Colombo, Galle, Kandy and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Portuguese in Colombo.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for Portuguese food or discuss your favorite sports team's latest match, become a member of the Sri Lankan InterNations Community:

  • Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from Portugal in Sri Lanka.
  • Obtain and share insider tips in our Sri Lanka Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a babysitter fluent in your native tongue for your children or where to get cozido à Portuguesa in Galle.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Sri Lanka to get information on institutions from your home country, including the Portuguese embassy.

From the spiritual heart of the country to the administrative capital and largest city, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly Portuguese expats in Sri Lanka.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Portuguese in Sri Lanka

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in Sri Lanka. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Sri Lankan rice and curry, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Colombo’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see cool highland hill retreats as well as other beautiful landmarks in Sri Lanka.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from Portugal and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Olá from our Portuguese living in Sri Lanka!