Thessaloniki

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Rajat Bhatnagar

"It is really good to speak and hear Hindi from time to time. With InterNations I got to know compatriots in Athens and Thessaloniki."

Amelie Barreau

"InterNations members are really helpful and provided us with valuable tips about the international schools in Athens."

Make the most of living and working in Thessaloniki

Expat living in Thessaloniki raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from Greek authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺWhat do's and don'ts are appropriate when visiting an Orthodox church?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend moving companies in town?”

Finding all this expat information about living and working in Thessaloniki takes a lot of time. Our Thessaloniki expat guide is there to make your relocation to Thessaloniki as easy as possible. Starting with travel and accommodation to information about restaurants & nightlife, the guide covers all the different aspects of expat life in Thessaloniki.

Top Articles in the Thessaloniki Expat Guide

  • Moving to Thessaloniki

    Expats moving to Thessaloniki will find the city to be lively and beautiful, with the area home to some of the most stunning architecture of anywhere in Europe. The exciting cafe and bar culture makes it a busy place to be. You will just have to get your visa for Greece sorted first.
  • Living in Thessaloniki

    The port city of Thessaloniki is an important economic and cultural hub in Greece, its infrastructure is being renewed, and it's a relatively safe city. As such, expats living in Thessaloniki can enjoy life in Greece's cultural capital. Learn more about the city, from transport to leisure options in this article.
  • Working in Thessaloniki

    Thessaloniki, despite the recent crisis, has still a top position in the Balkans’ economy, especially thanks to the leading maritime industry, which, along with the teaching and media sectors, offers many opportunities to expats planning to work in Thessaloniki. Read up on the economy, work permits, and more in this article.

Information on the Expat Life in Thessaloniki

Are you looking specifically for nannies and baby-sitters in town or a doctor speaking your native language in Greece? In addition to our expat guide, the expat directory for Thessaloniki provides you with listings of all expatriate-relevant locations and relocation services in Thessaloniki. Furthermore, you might want to also consider our Thessaloniki expats forum to receive first hand information from your fellow expats.

Simply become a member of InterNations Thessaloniki and you’ll be warmly received with a friendly Yasu among our expats living and working in Thessaloniki.

Rajat Bhatnagar

"It is really good to speak and hear Hindi from time to time. With InterNations I got to know compatriots in Athens and Thessaloniki."

Amelie Barreau

"InterNations members are really helpful and provided us with valuable tips about the international schools in Athens."

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