Founder’s Diary: Naples

InterNations Founder and Co-CEO Malte Zeeck recounts his visit to the InterNations Naples Community. Arriving in the Ancient City At the end of April I took the short 90-minute flight from Munich to Naples to attend my yearly reunion with other alumni from the University of St. Gallen, as well as the InterNations Naples April […]

Founder’s Diary: Malta

InterNations Founder and Co-CEO Malte Zeeck shares his impressions of his trip to Malta and the local event that he attended there. Malte Visits Malta I was really excited to finally visit Malta for the first time. It took me just a two-hour flight from Munich, and while getting out of the plane, I could […]

Founder’s Diary: Doha

After my visit to the InterNations Manama Community, the capital of Qatar was but a half hour’s flight away. Mark, our long-term Doha Ambassador, was so kind as to pick me up at the airport. A Very Active Ambassador Mark — who is half Scottish, half Egyptian — has lived in an impressive twelve countries […]

Founder’s Diary: Manama

InterNations Founder & Co-CEO Malte Zeeck provides a detailed portrait of our expat community in Manama, Bahrain, and the local event he attended recently. To attend the spring event in Manama, Bahrain, I had to go on a lengthy journey: my trip from Munich to Manama, via Frankfurt and Dammam, took me about eleven hours. […]

Founder’s Diary: Cape Town

InterNations Founder & Co-CEO Malte Zeeck remembers his recent trip to our official event for the Cape Town Community — as well as the rather unusual way he arrived there. The InterNations Official Event in Cape Town almost turned out to be a non-event for me — and then it turned into the one with […]

Founder’s Diary: Johannesburg & Pretoria

Return to South Africa After Ten Years Let’s get started indeed: I began the New Year in my role as InterNations Founder & Co-CEO with an extended trip to our three largest South African communities: Johannesburg, Pretoria, and Cape Town. I’d visited this beautiful country before, but it had been a while since I stayed […]

A New Milestone: InterNations Welcomes Member No. Two Million!

For InterNations, the new year is certainly off to a good start: we have just welcomed the two millionth global mind. It seems like it was only yesterday that we celebrated InterNations member no. 1,000,000 here at the Munich head office. Overall, 400,000 new people joined our international community in 2015. In the past year, […]

Founder’s Diary: Geneva

InterNations Founder & Co-CEO Malte Zeeck made a last stop in Switzerland before the end of the year and visited our community in Geneva. Geneva is our second biggest community in Switzerland, after Zurich, with almost 20,000 members. This should not come as a surprise, as Geneva is a very cosmopolitan city and home to […]

The Year in InterNations Moments: Our Very Own Best of 2015

The end of the year is mostly a festive time. Almost every culture and country traditionally celebrates the end of the old year and the beginning of a new one, no matter which calendar they follow. But it’s also a time for stock-taking; a time when decisions are reviewed and sums are taken. And last […]

InterNations Members Inspire Action for a Good Cause

As the year is coming to a close, we’d like to take this opportunity to reflect on some of the amazing activities organized by InterNations members for a good cause. 24,000 members are part of our 32 Volunteer Groups in New York, Dubai, Zurich, Vienna, Bangkok and Munich, amongst others. Due to the Group Consuls’ […]