Washington, D.C.

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Brian Norris

"When first moving to Washington, D.C., I didn't know many people outside of the office. InterNations has changed that with some exciting events."

Caroline Stiles

"In such an international city such as Washington, D.C. InterNations holds great events for everyone to network and enjoy themselves."

Discover Our Expat Community in Washington, D.C.!

Hello there and welcome to our Washington D.C. expat community! InterNations is a platform designed to help expats from all over the world get settled and thrive in their new locale. As a member of InterNations, you will have access to a wealth of information provided by our expert members who have been through everything before! They will be able to answer any questions you may have about moving to Washington D.C., such as, "how can I get a work permit?" or "where are the best international schools?". Our members can also recommend where to improve your English to ensure you make the most of the land of opportunity.

With InterNations, you never stand alone. Whether you move to another city or go on a business trip somewhere — our communities are there to make you feel at home wherever you are in the world. Feel free to also check out our other vibrant InterNations Communities like the ones in Riyadh or Dubai.

Join Our Exciting Events in Washington, D.C.

Attend our monthly events and activities for Washington, D.C. expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our Washington, D.C. Expat Guides

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    Have you decided to haul your family, pets, and personal belongings overseas – at least for the next few years? Congratulations! You have taken the first big step towards moving abroad! InterNations provides you with practical information on preparing for moving abroad, from visa to flight tickets.
  • Living in a Foreign Country: How to Adapt?

    Living in a foreign country is hard enough as it is, with all the administrational issues you have to deal with. But if you don’t want to get stuck in the expat bubble, you'll need to learn to adjust to life in a foreign country. InterNations gives you a few tips on how to succeed at this challenge.
  • How to Find a Job Abroad

    Quite a few self-made expats struggle to find a job abroad. This doesn’t mean it’s impossible though! With a structured, thought-out approach, determination and a dose of creativity, you increase your chances of success during your job search overseas.

Exchange Tips about living in Washington, D.C.

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Get to Know Washington, D.C. and What It Offers for Expats

The bustling capital city of Washington, D.C. can offer great opportunities for you and your family. With excellent schools and fantastic work opportunities, you can be sure you will have plenty to do in the US capital. Whether it's culture — the White House, the Washington Monument, and the Smithsonian Museums — or leisure you're seeking, Washington, D.C. has a lot to offer. Whether you want to explore some cultural sights, grab a drink, or take up a new hobby, you can be sure there are fellow expats to help you along the way. Furthermore, there are a great many opportunities in Washington, D.C for those looking for a new career — both the business and leisure industries can provide you with many options.

InterNations is the largest global network for expatriates, with communities in 390 cities across the globe. Get to know fellow internationals in your city, before you're moving, or when traveling somewhere and never feel like a stranger. InterNations makes it easy for you to stay in touch with your expat friends, both online and offline, so you can grow your network of friends and contacts from all over the world. Whether they live in Singapore or Zurich, InterNations allows you to be close to them even if they are miles away.

InterNations: The Fastest Way to Build Your Expat Network in Washington, D.C.

InterNations is a well-developed and close-knit community for expats just like you. We have a certain number of guiding principles that ensure you can trust and respect the expats who have arrived before you. All your questions about your new adventure will be answered genuinely and politely so you don't have to worry about asking. Furthermore, you can also take advantage of many of the great real life events and groups organized by InterNations. If you need any advice about paperwork or help with English, your fellow expats have been there before and know how tough relocating can be. Once you've arrived, you can start attending events and joining groups to kick-start your social life during your adventure abroad. InterNations is the key to starting your new life in Washington, D.C. the right way!