Evaluation of our meeting in Mönchengladbach
Interviews of the guest students

Italy

How was your arrival?

Confused, stressed, tired good

First Impressions?

Amazing, beautiful, wonderful

Expectations?

No expectations

Hosts?

Nice, cute, funny, kind

How do you like the programme?

Great plan, enough free time, many sides of the city

New friends?

Yes, from Spain, Bulgaria and Germany

Learned anything new?

Improving English, things about culture

Are you looking forward to going home?

Nooo, want to stay longer

Others

It’s too cold here, tried specialities, no school on Saturday


Finland

How was your arrival?

Good, but tired because of night travel

First Impressions?

Cold, rainy, cheap, nice people

Expectations?

exited

Hosts?

Nice, nervous first

How do you like the programme?

Good programme, enough time

New friends?

Yes, definitely

Learned anything new?

New words and cultural facts

Are you looking forward to going home?

Nooo, want to stay longer

Others

Nice to shop because cheaper, bigger school, other system, surprised about the strict rules with phones, bars are cheaper.


Bulgaria

How was your arrival?

Tired, beautiful, empty streets, stressed

First Impressions?

Lovely, nice, great, kind

Expectations?

No expectations

Hosts?

Language problems, nice deco, food, positive

How do you like the programme?

Great nice, not boring, except “house of crafts”

New friends?

Yes, all countries, especially Germany

Learned anything new?

New words, cultural facts, the school

Are you looking forward to going home?

No, definitely not

Others

seems” organized, we have another school system, in BG they shift from early school (8-13) to late school (13 -19:30) after a few weeks. In BG equipment is better. GEVolk is more strictly with phones. Cold Germany! Clean streets!


Spain

How was your arrival?

Good

First Impressions?

Cloudy, cold

Expectations?

No expectations

Hosts?

Nice, good food

How do you like the programme?

Good programme

New friends?

Yes, Finland

Learned anything new?

Pfand, Robby bubbles, beer, Glühwein

Are you looking forward to going home?

No, want to stay longer

Others

Big school, weather is bad, leaves everywhere, dirty streets