Suriname

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German Expats in Suriname?

Connect with fellow Germans in Suriname
Get information in our Suriname guide
Join exciting events and activities
Exchange tips about expat life in Suriname

David Snyder

"I like being connected to people all over the world, especially to other expats in Suriname and its neighbouring states in South America."

Diana Anhaus-Brey

"Getting around in Paramaribo is challenging if you don't know the city. InterNations quickly helped me discover the best locations. "

InterNations – Connecting Germans living in Suriname

Are you looking for fellow Germans in Suriname? Do you need advice and tips from your German countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other German expats to discover attractions like the upper Coppename River watershed together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Suriname or still residing at home in Germany to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Suriname provides you with all you need: Founded in 2007, our trusted community has quickly established itself as the international networking platform for expats and global minds worldwide. Among our members there is also a number of German expats in Suriname, hailing from all across Germany - from Munich, over Hamburg to Berlin.

Meet other Germans at our events in Suriname

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

Find More Information in Our Suriname Expat Guides

  • Moving to Suriname

    Suriname, the smallest independent country in the whole of South America, has a very culturally diverse population, mostly concentrated in the developed north, while the south is covered with the rainforest. In this article, we have collected useful information for expats moving to Suriname, from climate to visas.
  • Living in Suriname

    Suriname enjoys a relatively high standard of living, with quite modern and reliable facilities and services. Most of the population resides in the developed north of the country and Suriname has a diverse, vibrating culture. Find out more about life in Suriname in our guide!
  • Working in Suriname

    There are jobs for skilled expats in Suriname. Whether in the health service, or teaching English as a foreign language, expats can apply and have the work permit procedure looked after by a potential employer. Find out how in our Expat Guide!

Receive Information and Tips about Suriname from German Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in Suriname is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your German compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Surinamese culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Germans in Suriname, living in Paramaribo, Paranam, Albina and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group of Germans in Paramaribo.

So, if you should ever feel like speaking your mother tongue, finding out where to shop for German food, or chatting about your favorite team’s latest match, join the German InterNations Community:

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from Germany in Suriname.
  • Receive and share advice in our Suriname Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for roast pork with Knödel in Paramaribo...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Suriname to find institutions like the nearest German embassy and many others.

From the upper Coppename River watershed to the historical centre of the capital district, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly German expats in Suriname.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Germans in Suriname

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Suriname. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Surinamese its variety of ethnic food (mostly Javanese-inspired), to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Paramaribo's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the bird and monkey paradise at Raleighvallen, the vast Surinamese Rainforest, and other impressive landmarks across Suriname.

This way, our events and activities are a very nice occasion to meet fellow expats from Germany and around the world in a casual atmosphere. Interested? Sign up for membership and you’ll soon be welcomed with a warm Grüß Gott from our Germans living in Suriname!

David Snyder

"I like being connected to people all over the world, especially to other expats in Suriname and its neighbouring states in South America."

Diana Anhaus-Brey

"Getting around in Paramaribo is challenging if you don't know the city. InterNations quickly helped me discover the best locations. "

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