Since we are blessed with summer temperatures for the last week of August, perhaps it is useful to remember the “Best Swimming Spots in and around Freiburg” under a post. These places were already recommended in the Studierendenwerk Facebook page during the first week of August. There is a bonus at the end for those who still want to swim in rainy weather and cooler temperatures! Weiterlesen
As the new semester begins, many international students are arriving in Freiburg. Although it is a beautiful place that welcomes students from all around the world sometimes it may feel strange to be away from home –both physically and mentally.
This post will explain what culture shock is and will give tips about how to deal with it. First of all we should remember that culture shock is not an “diagnose”; it does not mean we can’t fit into a place. On contrary, it is a normal and common process; as an international student myself I can relate to this as well.