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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 Swiss living in Sri Lanka

Would you like to get in touch with other Swiss in Sri Lanka? Are you in need of help and advice from your Swiss compatriots? Or would you like to join other Swiss 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 Switzerland 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 Swiss expats in Sri Lanka, coming from all corners of Switzerland - from Geneva, over Zurich to Bern.

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    From Switzerland, living in Colombo
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    From Switzerland, living in Colombo
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    From Switzerland, living in Colombo
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    From Switzerland, living in Colombo
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    From Switzerland, living in Colombo

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  • Colombo host of the UCI World Cycling Tour
    4 replies
    Feb 26, 5:03 PM
    Community member

    Thanks , Yes please let me know. Cheers.

  • Important question
    1 reply
    Jan 9, 2:28 PM
    Community member

    Hi Anna The site was previously the Wellawatta Spinning and Weaving Mills. See third item on this page: http://www.sundaytimes.lk/030824/news/1.htm Interesting you use the word 'slum'. I've …

  • looking for apartment and/or flatmate
    1 reply
    Mar 21, 3:23 PM
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    ROOM TO RENT - COLOMBO 3 Looking for a new flatmate. Furnished apartment has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, living room with big couches, TV, etc, full equipped kitchen and a maids room. Looking for a …

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

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

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

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Swiss 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 Switzerland and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Grüezi, salut, buongiorno, bainvegni from our Swiss living in Sri Lanka!