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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 – Uniting Russians living in Turkey

Would you like to get in touch with other Russians in Turkey? Are you in need of help and advice from your Russian compatriots? Or would you like to join other Russian expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the Bosporus?

Whether you have settled as an expat in Turkey or are still living in Russia and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations Turkey 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 Russian expats in Turkey, coming from all corners of Russia - from Saint Petersburg, over Moscow to Yekaterinburg.

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    From Russia, living in Ankara
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    From Russia, living in Istanbul
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Meet other Russians at our events in Turkey

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

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

  • Moving to Ankara from Moscow
    8 replies
    Mar 8, 7:59 PM
    Community member

    привет галина! меня завут тамер и мне хочется говорить по-русский. до встречи!

  • Should I purchase this in Canada or Turkey?
    3 replies
    Sep 9, 2:50 AM
    Community member

    You should buy a unlocked one preferably. If the locked one is much more reasonable then buy one. And I would do the unlocking it over there. You're welcome.

  • Basketball
    45 replies
    Aug 28, 1:58 PM
    Community member

    I can also join for a game , actually i am trying to come together with my local basketball friends but it didnt happen yet before summer.

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Find Tips and Advice on Turkey from Russian Expats

Of course, expat living in Turkey is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow Russians is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the Turkish way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other Russians in Turkey, residing in Istanbul, Ankara, Antalya and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Russians in Istanbul or Russians in Ankara.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for Russian food or discuss your favorite sports team's latest match, become a member of the Turkish InterNations Community:

  • Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from Russia in Turkey.
  • Obtain and share insider tips in our Turkey Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a babysitter fluent in your native tongue for your children or where to get borscht in Ankara.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Turkey to get information on institutions from your home country, including the Russian embassy.

From the Bosporus to Aegean Turkey, between the azure sea and silvery olive groves, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly Russian expats in Turkey.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Russians in Turkey

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in Turkey. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Turkish köfte, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Istanbul’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see semi-desert Anatolia as well as other beautiful landmarks in Turkey.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from Russia and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Privet from our Russians 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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