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  • Sven Baudach

    My business partners, also mainly expats, and me, we always use the wonderful InterNations Events as an informal get-togethers.

InterNations – The Place for Norwegians Living in Turkey

Want to connect with the expat community of Norwegians in Turkey? Looking for Norwegian compatriots to help you with your questions on expat life? Or are you looking for other Norwegian expats to go on an excursion to the Bosporus with?

InterNations Turkey offers everything you might need as an expat, no matter whether you already live in Turkey or are still in Norway planning your upcoming foreign assignment. InterNations is the leading platform among expatriates and global minds in all countries around the world. Needless to say, our community of Norwegian expats in Turkey is going very strong, with members having roots all across Norway - from Bergen, over Tromsø to Oslo.

  • Community Member
    From Norway, living in Istanbul
  • Community Member
    From Norway, living in Istanbul
  • Community Member
    From Norway, living in Istanbul
  • Community Member
    From Norway, living in Istanbul
  • Community Member
    From Norway, living in Istanbul

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Meet other Norwegians at our events in Turkey

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

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Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Norwegians in our Turkey expat forums.

  • Stand-up comedy
    7 replies
    Jan 3, 12:31 AM
    Community member

    I really loved to go to comedy clubs in my hometown of Atlanta. So YES, I definitely share your interest in this!

  • Turkish language course, Eur. side: Which is best?
    7 replies
    Jan 17, 9:27 PM
    Community member

    Hi, Tesekkür Ederim - thank you/ all for your feedback and comments. I really appreciate it. Best regards Per

  • Rather new in town!
    8 replies
    Feb 2, 9:46 AM
    Community member

    Dear Kaja Pls come and find Gundula or me on 15 th Feb Regards

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Tips and Advice on Turkey from Your Fellow Norwegian Expats

Obviously, expat life in Turkey goes well beyond shipping your belongings and taking care of red tape. Socializing with fellow Norwegians is an important facet of living abroad and can be a huge stepping stone in getting to know the Turkish mentality and way of life. Norwegians in Turkey are a part of our community, calling cities such as Ankara, Antalya, Istanbul, and many others home. You can use InterNations to look for fellow Norwegians in Istanbul, for example.

Wondering where to shop for Norwegian delicatessen, want to discuss your national team's latest match, or simply talk to someone in your native language? Become a member of the Turkish InterNations Community!

  • Our network is the best place to meet expats from Norway.
  • On the Turkey Expat Forums, you can get competent answers to all your expat-related questions: how to find a babysitter fluent in your mother tongue, where to get lutefisk in Istanbul, etc.
  • The InterNations Places database for Turkey has information on the nearest Norwegian embassy and many other institutions.

From the Bosporus to Aegean Turkey, between the azure sea and silvery olive groves, you can meet supportive and friendly Norwegian expats in Turkey on InterNations.

Meet and Mingle with Fellow Norwegians in Turkey

Additionally, InterNations hosts regular expat events and activities in Turkey. Our get-togethers are sure to cater to your taste as well: as a member, you can partake in cozy gatherings to enjoy some Turkish köfte, join one of our huge expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Istanbul’s best locations, and much more. Want to discover Turkey? Go on a weekend trip with your fellow expats to see the heavily forested mountains near the Black Sea and other beautiful landmarks.

Our meet-ups and activities offer many wonderful opportunities to mingle with expatriates hailing from Norway and dozens of other countries in a casual setting. Just sign up for your InterNations membership and you’ll soon hear a cordial Velkomen from our Norwegians living in Turkey!

  • Sven Baudach

    My business partners, also mainly expats, and me, we always use the wonderful InterNations Events as an informal get-togethers.

  • Maggy Roswick

    With all the great information and contacts provided by InterNations, it was no big deal to get settled in Istanbul.

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