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South African Expats in Yemen?

Connect with fellow South Africans in Yemen
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Exchange tips about expat life in Yemen

Leandro Pellegrini

"With the great international contacts I found on InterNations, I managed to build up my business in Sanaa. What a great member base."

Eva Naumann

"Settling as an expat woman in Sanaa was really difficult in the beginning. But when a friend invited me to InterNations this changed."

InterNations – Bringing Together South Africans Living in Yemen

Interested in meeting fellow South Africans in Yemen? Are you looking for trustworthy advice and tips on expat life from your South African countrymen? Or would you like to discover landmarks such as the Timahah hotlands on the coast with other South African expatriates?

No matter if you already are an expat in Yemen or still finishing your preparations for your relocation back home in South Africa, InterNations Yemen offers everything you are looking for: our trusted network is the most popular international platform for expats and global minds from all over the world. Of course, we also have a number of South African expats in Yemen among our members, coming from various regions all over South Africa - from Johannesburg, over Cape Town to Durban.

Meet other South Africans at our events in Yemen

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

Find More Information in Our Yemen Expat Guides

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Forum Posts by South Africans in Yemen

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow South Africans in our Yemen expat forums.

Get Tips and Info on Life in Yemen from South African Expats

Being an expat in Yemen means much more than packing your belongings and taking care of paperwork. Keeping in touch with your South African compatriots is a big part of the expat experience and can help you understand the Yemeni people and their culture better. With InterNations, meeting other South Africans in Yemen is a breeze, no matter if you are in Al Mukalla, Sana'a, Aden or any other expat magnet across the country. Just take our network of South Africans in Sana'a, for example.

If you are in the mood to speak your mother tongue again, to learn about the best spots to shop for South African food, or to discuss your favorite sports team’s latest match, join the South African InterNations Community:

  • In our huge expat network, you can easily find like-minded expatriates from South Africa.
  • Our Yemen Expat Forums are a great place to share experiences and advice – for example how to find a nanny speaking your language or where to get bobotie in Sana'a...
  • The InterNations Places database for Yemen helps you find institutions like the nearest South African embassy.

From the Timahah hotlands on the coast to Yemen's numerous Red Sea Islands, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly South African expats in Yemen.

Meet Fellow South Africans in Yemen at Our Many Expat Activities

Participating in our regular expat events and activities in Yemen is another wonderful advantage of your membership. Our events cater to virtually all interests, ranging from a nice dinner with your fellow expats to enjoy some famous saltah, Yemen’s national dish, to large expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in some of Sana'a’s most exclusive locations. Looking for a weekend getaway? Simply join one of our expat excursions with a group of fellow South Africans in Sana'a and discover the mountains rising steeply from the coastal plain, the dry flat territory along the Red Sea and Arabian Sea, and other impressive landmarks across Yemen.

Our events and activities are a great way of meeting fellow expats from South Africa and all around the globe in a casual atmosphere. Does this sound interesting to you? Then sign up for membership and you’ll hear a heartfelt Siya namkela nonke, welkom, isibingelelo from our South Africans living in Yemen!