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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 Swedes living in Sri Lanka

Would you like to get in touch with other Swedes in Sri Lanka? Are you in need of help and advice from your Swedish compatriots? Or would you like to join other Swedish 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 Sweden 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 Swedish expats in Sri Lanka, coming from all corners of Sweden - from Goteborg, over Stockholm to Uppsala.

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    From Sweden, living in Colombo
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    From Sweden, living in Colombo
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    From Sweden, living in Colombo
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    From Sweden, living in Colombo
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    From Sweden, living in Colombo

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Forum Posts by Swedes in Sri Lanka

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

  • How to ship/send belongings from Colombo to Europe
    6 replies
    Jun 7, 8:18 AM
    Community member

    Hi, Try this company. Trico International. http://www.tricoglobal.net/sri_lanka_main.php Cheers. Rasika.

  • Travelling Sri Lanka
    1 reply
    May 11, 7:43 PM
    Community member

    Hi there. We have used Kumar to drive us around both within Colombo and elsewhere on the island. 077767425. In terms of where to go, depends on what you are looking to do. Unawatuna has a …

  • Looking for "luxury" 2-3 bedroom apartment
    3 replies
    Oct 2, 6:15 AM
    Community member

    Hi, I have a fully furnished aparement with 3 bed rooms in colombo 03, please contact me on 777002889.

Ask experienced Swedish expats in Sri Lanka!

  • Where can I find Swedish food?
  • Where can I meet other Swedes?
  • Are there Swedish schools in my city?

Find other Swedes to share your hobbies with

Find Tips and Advice on Sri Lanka from Swedish 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 Swedes 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 Swedes in Sri Lanka, residing in Colombo, Galle, Kandy and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Swedes in Colombo.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for Swedish 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 Sweden 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 köttbullar in Galle.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Sri Lanka to get information on institutions from your home country, including the Swedish embassy.

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

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Swedes 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 Sweden and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Hallå from our Swedes living in Sri Lanka!