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Giovanni Gallo

"I have lived in many countries before, and now I like sharing my experience as an expat with members of the Quito Community."

Kristina Serou

"It's all about finding more expats in Uruguay and beyond to build a network -- InterNations makes it happen. "

InterNations – Uniting Americans living in Uruguay

Would you like to get in touch with other Americans in Uruguay? Are you in need of help and advice from your American compatriots? Or would you like to join other American expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the Northern Interior, characterized by local Gaucho culture?

Whether you have settled as an expat in Uruguay or are still living in United States of America and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations Uruguay 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 American expats in Uruguay, coming from all corners of United States of America - from New York City, over Washington D.C. to Los Angeles.

Meet other Americans at our events in Uruguay

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

Find More Information in Our Uruguay Expat Guides

  • Moving to Uruguay

    There is a legendary scene in a famous animated sitcom in which the protagonist stumbles upon Uruguay on a globe, completely oblivious as to what the country has to offer. Don’t let that happen to you! Our guide on moving to Uruguay prepares you with a wealth of info.
  • Living in Uruguay

    Are you prepared to start living in Uruguay? This guide offers useful information on what you can expect in terms of language, demographics, quality of life, healthcare, safety and security, and schools – to help get you ready to start your new life in Uruguay.
  • Working in Uruguay

    Despite being the continent’s second smallest country by area and in the bottom five by population, Uruguay has managed to hold its own in a number of key economic indicators in a rather impressive manner. Our guide to working in Uruguay offers a glimpse into the nation's economy.

Forum Posts by Americans in Uruguay

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Uruguay expat forums.

Find Tips and Advice on Uruguay from American Expats

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

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

  • Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from United States of America in Uruguay.
  • Obtain and share insider tips in our Uruguay Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a babysitter fluent in your native tongue for your children or where to get stuffed turkey in Chuy.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Uruguay to get information on institutions from your home country, including the American embassy.

From the Northern Interior, characterized by local Gaucho culture to Rio de La Plata, with its old colonial magnificence, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly American expats in Uruguay.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Americans in Uruguay

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in Uruguay. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Uruguayan asado, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Montevideo’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see huge dams on the Rio Negro as well as other beautiful landmarks in Uruguay.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from United States of America and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Hello from our Americans living in Uruguay!