Hello and welcome to your InterNations Community of expats in fun-loving Norfolk, Virginia, USA. Here you'll find all the tools you need for your new adventure, from in-depth articles and guides to social events and opportunities to meet new friends. Our resources are carefully created to support expats and guide you through the paperwork of moving to a new city. Among our detailed posts you'll find the information you need to answer your questions such as, "what driving tips should I be aware of?" and build up a picture of your new life. When you have worries or day-to-day questions, our forum is the perfect place to interact with fellow expats ready to welcome newcomers. InterNations offers more than just reliable information, it's a community of support and friends.
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Numerous museums, several major performing arts companies, and passion for the variety of sports teams means there's something for everyone in Norfolk. You'll also find a busy nightlife and variety of attractions aimed at tourists, with shopping malls, the Virginia Zoo, the innovative maritime museum, botanical gardens, and Virginia Opera ready to be discovered. Norfolk is a city catering for leisure, fun, and activity. Norfolk's economy includes the import and exporting trade at Chesapeake Bay, the world's largest container crane at the cargo port, and the large international companies specializing in food, transportation, retail, and shipbuilding. There is also a thriving tourist industry due to the cruise liners docking in the city.
After the initial excitement of moving you'll soon be wondering how you'll make friends in Norfolk; don't worry, you are already invited to a range of social occasions. InterNations Events are regularly organized so that expats can meet up and exchange stories about living abroad. You'll also find like-minded friends waiting in our InterNations Groups where you can indulge in your hobbies while having fun with those who share your interests. Our community of vibrant global minds is ready to welcome you to its ranks in Norfolk.