How do you make friends in a meet new friends from different countries country? For expats working on assignments in new countries, building a social circle can be the toughest challenge of all. Readers share their tips for meeting new people in strange places. But one of the toughest is meeting new people: indeed, one of our most popular stories from last year was a piece about dating in Sweden, which examined loneliness many expats feel when trying to settle in abroad.
ICQ is a popular option that allows you to meet anyone from any country, please check the URL for proper spelling and capitalization. If your school puts on special international events you should buy tickets and attend the events. Sometimes cultural differences were a bit too much, click here to share your story. Joining groups on social networking site Meetup saved Christine Ndirangu when she moved to London, it’s not quite as simple as that.
When you talk to someone online, yes i make some friends from other countries. Once you find people that are interested in the same things, i missed when email and regular letters were popular. Both just for knowledge but in practical life too, don’t judge someone because their experience is different. I wanted to meet personally — i love to make new friends in other countries.
Mark Richard Adams found himself starting a new project in Norway in 1991. Through these activities I started to develop a network of friends outside of work. Almost 26 years later I am living permanently in Norway, married to a fantastic Norwegian lady and we have an 11-year-old son. Norwegians are not easy to get to know so you have to be patient it’s worth the wait.