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Norwegian Expats in Syria?

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

Emanuele Casabona

"Relocating to Damascus has been quite an adventure, but I love to immerse myself in its coffeehouse culture with other expats."

Paola Murri

"A solo expat woman traveller in Syria? InterNations has shown me that this was far less daunting than my family back home supposed. "

InterNations – Bringing Together Norwegians Living in Syria

Interested in meeting fellow Norwegians in Syria? Are you looking for trustworthy advice and tips on expat life from your Norwegian countrymen? Or would you like to discover landmarks such as the souk of Aleppo with other Norwegian expatriates?

No matter if you already are an expat in Syria or still finishing your preparations for your relocation back home in Norway, InterNations Syria offers everything you are looking for: our trusted network is the most popular international platform for expats and global minds from all over the world. Of course, we also have a number of Norwegian expats in Syria among our members, coming from various regions all over Norway - from Tromsø, over Oslo to Bergen.

Meet other Norwegians at our events in Syria

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

Find More Information in Our Syria Expat Guides

  • Prepare for Moving Abroad

    Have you decided to haul your family, pets, and personal belongings overseas – at least for the next few years? Congratulations! You have taken the first big step towards moving abroad! InterNations provides you with practical information on preparing for moving abroad, from visa to flight tickets.
  • Living in a Foreign Country: How to Adapt?

    Living in a foreign country is hard enough as it is, with all the administrational issues you have to deal with. But if you don’t want to get stuck in the expat bubble, you'll need to learn to adjust to life in a foreign country. InterNations gives you a few tips on how to succeed at this challenge.
  • How to Find a Job Abroad

    Quite a few self-made expats struggle to find a job abroad. This doesn’t mean it’s impossible though! With a structured, thought-out approach, determination and a dose of creativity, you increase your chances of success during your job search overseas.

Get Tips and Info on Life in Syria from Norwegian Expats

Being an expat in Syria means much more than packing your belongings and taking care of paperwork. Keeping in touch with your Norwegian compatriots is a big part of the expat experience and can help you understand the Syrian people and their culture better. With InterNations, meeting other Norwegians in Syria is a breeze, no matter if you are in Aleppo, Damascus, Latakia or any other expat magnet across the country. Just take our network of Norwegians in Damascus, for example.

If you are in the mood to speak your mother tongue again, to learn about the best spots to shop for Norwegian food, or to discuss your favorite sports team’s latest match, join the Norwegian InterNations Community:

  • In our huge expat network, you can easily find like-minded expatriates from Norway.
  • Our Syria Expat Forums are a great place to share experiences and advice – for example how to find a nanny speaking your language or where to get lutefisk in Damascus...
  • The InterNations Places database for Syria helps you find institutions like the nearest Norwegian embassy.

From the souk of Aleppo to the Dead Cities of ancient Antioch, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly Norwegian expats in Syria.

Meet Fellow Norwegians in Syria at Our Many Expat Activities

Participating in our regular expat events and activities in Syria is another wonderful advantage of your membership. Our events cater to virtually all interests, ranging from a nice dinner with your fellow expats to enjoy some famous tabbouleh, Syria’s national dish, to large expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in some of Damascus’s most exclusive locations. Looking for a weekend getaway? Simply join one of our expat excursions with a group of fellow Norwegians in Damascus and discover the oldest continuously inhabited city in the world, souks, ancient citadels and magnificant Crusader castles, and other impressive landmarks across Syria.

Our events and activities are a great way of meeting fellow expats from Norway and all around the globe in a casual atmosphere. Does this sound interesting to you? Then sign up for membership and you’ll hear a heartfelt Velkomen from our Norwegians living in Syria!