Welcome Sascha, our new volunteer from Germany!
My name is Sascha (not Alexander! Yes, Sascha is a real name in Germany) but my friends call me Snorre. I am from Magdeburg/Germany. After almost ten years of voluntary-work in the field of non-formal youth-education, telling school-kids how useful and awesome a long-term mobility-experience is, I finally got to making such an experience myself…
Easter traditions in different countries
Easter is oldest and most important holiday of Christianity. The history of it goes all the way back to 100 century and its yearly holiday that celebrates the resurrection of Jesus from the dead. The time of Jesus death cannot be determined with certainty, but the most probable dates are Friday 7th of April on…
Narri, Narro – Carnival in Southern Germany
Narri, Narro shout the demons in the streets. Narri, Narro shout the witches as they jump across the fire. What sounds like a scene from medieval hell is happening every year in the streets of towns and hamlets all across southern Germany. Carnival or as it is called there “Fasnet or Fasnacht” has its origins…
Bremen in my eyes
I have been living in Bremen since October. For me it took a while to feel like home, but day by day it captured my heart and it became a place that now I can say: I am home. Right beside Hamburg, Bremen is a city in the north of Germany, with a population of…
Добредојде Матис, нашиот нов волонтер од Германија
Hi – Здраво – Hallo, вчеравечер ненадејно се најдов во Македонија и се уште сум збунет за тоа што, како, каде, кој? И во врска со тоа, кој сум јас? Моето име е Матис и доаѓам од малиот град Донауешинген во јужна Германија. Годинава дипломирав на меѓународните студии и бев фрлен во белиот свет не…
Welcome Mathis, our new volunteer from Germany!
Hi – Zdravo – Hallo, yesterday night I suddenly found myself in Macedonia and am still confused as to where, what, who? On that note, who am I? I am Mathis, from the small city of Donaueschingen in southern Germany. Earlier this year I graduated from my Bachelor in International Studies and was cast into…
Open call for volunteers from Poland and Germany for EVS project in Skopje, Republic of Macedonia!
Volunteers Centre Skopje is announcing a call for 2 Polish and 2 German EVS volunteers, for project called VOICES magazine, based in Skopje, Republic of Macedonia. The project duration is 9-12 months (depending on the country of the selected volunteers), starting from October 2018 – August/September 2019. More information about the project can be found in…
Berlin – The Island of Freedom
At the turn of the 20th century, Berlin went from the center stage of the Cold War to the one of the most influential cities on the artistic alternative scene in the world. Read how this played out.