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InterNations – Uniting French living in Uruguay

Would you like to get in touch with other French in Uruguay? Are you in need of help and advice from your French compatriots? Or would you like to join other French 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 France 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 French expats in Uruguay, coming from all corners of France - from Lyon, over Paris to Nice.

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  • Planning to move to Montevideo
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    Apr 5, 17:28

    Hi Marie!! I send you my personal email: lalilopezfuentes@gmail.com if you can send me more information about your profile and what are you looking for, so I can give you a better answer. the …

  • Planning to move to Uruguay
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    Apr 5, 17:28

    Dear Marie, since you did not mention what kind of job you are looking for it is a little difficult to give appropriate advice. You may try http://www.uy.computrabajo.com/ or send us …

  • Buying a bycicle
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    Feb 25, 13:48

    If you want something temporary while figuring out whether/what to buy, there is a rental place on Perez Castellano (by 25 de Mayo as I recall) in Ciudad Vieja. I believe the prices are something like …

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Find Tips and Advice on Uruguay from French Expats

Of course, expat living in Uruguay is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow French 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 French in Uruguay, residing in Montevideo, Chuy, Salto and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of French in Montevideo.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for French 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 France 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 foie gras in Chuy.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Uruguay to get information on institutions from your home country, including the French 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 French expats in Uruguay.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow French 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 France and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Bonjour from our French living in Uruguay!