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  • Connect with fellow Turks in the UAE

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  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in the UAE

  • Peter B. Krehmer

    There are so many expats in the UAE, but the InterNations Dubai Ramadan dinners brought some wonderful guests together.

InterNations – Uniting Turks living in the UAE

Would you like to get in touch with other Turks in the United Arab Emirates? Are you in need of help and advice from your Turkish compatriots? Or would you like to join other Turkish expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the tiny emirate of Ajman?

Whether you have settled as an expat in the UAE or are still living in Turkey and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations the UAE 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 Turkish expats in the UAE, coming from all corners of Turkey - from Ankara, over Istanbul to Antalya.

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    From Turkey, living in Abu Dhabi
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    From Turkey, living in Dubai
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Attend our monthly events and activities for Turks expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

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Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Turks in our UAE expat forums.

  • Primary Schools in Abu Dhabi.
    5 replies
    Feb 11, 9:55 PM
    Community member

    Hi Lisa, What you need to do is ring like you have and then gets lots of recommendations or letters of reference. We did that with the Principal of his school, the swimming centre he attends and …

  • Leaving Abu Dhabi
    8 replies
    Sep 7, 10:12 AM
    Community member

    @Lesley, I mostly check with the police if I have any twinkles pending, as I am so averse. XD Regards,

  • Driver licence / Translation
    11 replies
    Aug 31, 8:15 AM
    Community member

    yes right. better go in the morning else they wont give u token aftger 12 pm

Ask experienced Turkish expats in the United Arab Emirates!

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Find Tips and Advice on the UAE from Turkish Expats

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

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

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

From the tiny emirate of Ajman to the richest city in the world, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly Turkish expats in the UAE.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Turks in the UAE

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in the UAE. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Emirati shawarma, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Abu Dhabi’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see the beautiful wildlife conservations and sanctuaries of Ras Al Khaimah as well as other beautiful landmarks in the UAE.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from Turkey and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Merhaba from our Turks living in the UAE!

  • Peter B. Krehmer

    There are so many expats in the UAE, but the InterNations Dubai Ramadan dinners brought some wonderful guests together.

  • Suzanne Payne

    Dubai is such an overwhelming mixture of tradition and modernity that I was very grateful for all the support from other expats.

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