Tag Archives: Turkey

From Turkey to Macedonia

Gülay from Turkey did her EVS volunteering project in Skopje, Macedonia from February 2019 to February 2020. She volunteered in a center for disabled children, Lastovica. Her year in another country was full of new challenges, adaption to a new culture and language, but an overall amazing experience. I am a landscape architect. Before EVS, […]

Interview with Derya Yazar

She was born in Turkey, in 1971. She studied photography and videography master’s degree and a healthcare management master’s degree. She is named Excellent Honor Artist Photographer (FIAP EFIAP) by FIAP (Fédération Internationale de l’Art Photographique). First, she started photography with newborn photos in hospitals. She has women entrepreneurship, communication, fast reading, sign language certificates. […]

VOICES May 2020

Home is strongly connected with safety and peace. Either you will call a home your family house, your favourite place that got your heart from the beginning, your country or the whole world. There are many definitions. But it should always mean that at home you’re safe and peaceful. Everyday now you probably hear the […]

Mustafa Kemal Ataturk

Ataturk born in 1881 and dead in 1938. He was born in Salonika. His last name is Ataturk which means the ancestor of the Turks. Ataturk, the greatest leader of the 20th Century, according to the ranking in Arnold Ludwig’s book, “King of the Mountain.” Ataturk is the most respected person in Turkey. Actually, not […]

Life at home of VCS family

Starting a new thread “Life at Home” in our Voices magazine, we are reaching few members of our VCS family to ask them about their thoughts and impressions. Finnish, Polish, French and Turkish living in sunny Macedonia… Summer surprised us, especially me from Finland, as I consider 20 degrees plus to be a summer already. […]

VOICES April 2020

We are living extraordinary times. The whole world has stopped and isolated itself and suddenly we all have a lot of time to spend with ourselves. Being apart from our loved ones is hard but at the same time this weird situation gives us an opportunity to get to stop and think our own lives, […]

Добредојде Догукан – нашиот нов волонтер од Турција!

Merhaba! Јас сум Догукан, имам 23 години и доаѓам од Турција. Живеам во Кападокија (воздушни балони, оџаци од бајките…). Студирам на Универзитетот „Невшехир“ и имам уште еден семестар до дипломирање. Уште на првата година од студиите сфатив дека луѓето можат да прават луди нешта само поради младоста или само заради тоа што се млади. Па, […]

Welcome Dogukan, the new volunteer from Turkey!

Merhaba! I’m Doğukan, 23, from Turkey. I live in Cappadocia (air balloons, fairy chimneys…) in Turkey. I study primary school teaching at Nevsehir University and I have 1 semester to graduation. I realized in my first year at university that people can do crazy things just his/her youth. So, I leave my comfort zone and […]

Пловејќи покрај волшебните брегови на Анталија

Многу често луѓето велат дека нашите животни приказни претставуваат испишана книга. Пишувајќи ја својата книга, секој од нас го прави позначаjно и посебнo своето патешествие наречено живот. Правејќи го секое подглавје поинтересно, ние придаваме се повеќе вредност кон секоја напишана страна. Несомнено, патувањето ја прави секоја книга побогата и повредна. Оние кои не патуваат, успеваат […]

Sailing through the dreamy coast of Antalya

It is well said that living our life, is the same as writing a book. Writing our own book is something that makes our life significant and different from the others. Making each chapter more interesting and lovable, we bring value to every single page we write. Undoubtedly, travelling makes one book even more valuable. […]

Experience in Ankara

Hi guys! It’s me, Tamara from Macedonia! It’s been already two months for me in Turkey. How time flies. The previous time that I wrote you, I had just arrived in Ankara with all the first impressions and expectations from it. And now we’ve come to the end of my EVS! To be honest, I […]