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  • Fjodor Andersen

    I can't wait for Cyprus expat events to take off in the InterNations Community!

Hello and Welcome to Our Expat Community in Nicosia!

Éla and welcome to the Cypriot capital of Nicosia! If you're preparing for a new life in this enticing Mediterranean city, InterNations can help you to get off to the right start. Our community is home to numerous expats living in Nicosia (and across the world) — from business leaders to entrepreneurs and students to retirees. So if you have any questions about life in the city, it's easy to find informed first-hand answers from a variety of perspectives. Frequently asked questions might include employment opportunities in the city and how to navigate Cypriot bureaucracy. Don't forget to add your voice to our community by sharing your own Nicosia experiences. An ancient and labyrinthine city with a temperate climate and a relaxed pace of life, Nicosia offers a wealth of unforgettable experiences for all ages and interests, from the municipal gardens and ancient temples to the modern cafes, restaurants and clubs.

With InterNations, you never stand alone. Whether you are moving to another country or going on a business trip somewhere — our communities around the world are there to make you feel at home wherever you are. Feel free to also check out our other vibrant InterNations Communities like the ones in Dakar or Bali.

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Join Our Exciting Events in Nicosia

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

Apr 26, 2024, 7:01 PM
45 attendees
Welcome to our next Nicosia April Official Event! We invite you to join us at Mix & Malt on Friday 26 April 2024 from 20:00 onwards. Mix & Malt is a bar that celebrates whiskey and cocktails. In a c
InterNations Northern Cyprus & Nicosia Community Ambassadors. Imge & Çağla cordially invites you to Official 80s & 90s Funky Disco Night at Walled City on 27th of April 2024, @20:30. Let's experien
InterNations Northern Cyprus & Nicosia Community Ambassadors Imge & Çağla're joyfully looking forward " Polis, Paphos, Limassol Area adventure day trip in this Spring time period! " Looking for
May 16, 2024, 1:00 PM
20 attendees
If you like Salsa and Cuban rhythms, this is where it happens! Join us for an experience of life, meet new people, and learn a lot of dance. Expect days and nights full of Salsa, Kizomba, and Bachata

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What to Expect from Expat Life in Nicosia?

The island nation of Cyprus is arguably most famous for its beach resorts, which means the capital city of Nicosia can seem somewhat overshadowed by tourist-dominated locations such Limassol and Ayia Napa. Still, like the rest of Cyprus, excellent weather and an attractive setting mean tourism is big business in the city, although technology and communications are also major economic drivers. Many expats also come to Nicosia to retire, attracted by the low cost of living and appealing climate. On the whole, locals are friendly and welcoming, with English widely spoken as a second language, particularly among the younger generations, making Nicosia a very easy and comfortable city to adapt to, whatever your reasons for being in the Cypriot capital.

InterNations is the largest global network for expatriates, with communities in 420 cities around the world. Meet fellow global minds in your city of residence or get to know local expatriates before you're moving or traveling abroad 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 Istanbul or Paris, InterNations allows you to be close to them even if they are miles away.

Grow Your Network of Fellow Expats in Nicosia

At InterNations, you will be part of the world's leading social network for expatriates. Our guiding principles of trust, ethics and respect among our members offer a safe and secure environment where you can ask any questions you may have about living and working in Nicosia. You might need advice on applying for a work permit through the Civil Registry and Migration Department, understanding Cypriot property law, or tips for doing business in Nicosia. You can also use our platform and particularly our groups to connect with fellow members for social activities such as taking a language course in Greek or Turkish, meeting other expats with young children in the city or finding companions to enjoy Nicosia's thriving live music scene. We also organize regular official events in Nicosia, at which you can network with fellow expats during an informal evening of food, drink, and live entertainment.

  • Fjodor Andersen

    I can't wait for Cyprus expat events to take off in the InterNations Community!

  • Therese Yeboah

    I was happy to meet a couple of fellow Africans in the Cyprus expat community.

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