Want to connect with the expat community of South Africans in the United Arab Emirates? Looking for South African compatriots to help you with your questions on expat life? Or are you looking for other South African expats to go on an excursion to the tiny emirate of Ajman with?
InterNations the UAE offers everything you might need as an expat, no matter whether you already live in the UAE or are still in South Africa 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 South African expats in the UAE is going very strong, with members having roots all across South Africa - from Durban, over Johannesburg to Cape Town.
Attend our monthly events and activities for South Africans expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.
Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow South Africans in our UAE expat forums.
Obviously, expat life in the UAE goes well beyond shipping your belongings and taking care of red tape. Socializing with fellow South Africans is an important facet of living abroad and can be a huge stepping stone in getting to know the Emirati mentality and way of life. South Africans in the UAE are a part of our community, calling cities such as Dubai, Sharyah, Abu Dhabi, and many others home. You can use InterNations to look for fellow South Africans in Abu Dhabi, for example.
Wondering where to shop for South African delicatessen, want to discuss your national team's latest match, or simply talk to someone in your native language? Become a member of the Emirati InterNations Community!
From the tiny emirate of Ajman to the richest city in the world, you can meet supportive and friendly South African expats in the UAE on InterNations.
Additionally, InterNations hosts regular expat events and activities in the UAE. Our get-togethers are sure to cater to your taste as well: as a member, you can partake in cozy gatherings to enjoy some Emirati shawarma, join one of our huge expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Abu Dhabi’s best locations, and much more. Want to discover the UAE? Go on a weekend trip with your fellow expats to see the only 7 star hotel in the world and other beautiful landmarks.
Our meet-ups and activities offer many wonderful opportunities to mingle with expatriates hailing from South Africa and dozens of other countries in a casual setting. Just sign up for your InterNations membership and you’ll soon hear a cordial Siya namkela nonke, welkom, isibingelelo from our South Africans living in the UAE!