Posts Categorized: Pre-exchange

My Zermatt Day!

Hey everyone! This post is pretty late. In fact it should have come before my school post but I just ran out of time. So anyway, here it is finally; a blog post about my amazing trip to Zermatt. On the Sunday before school started Ella, Lina and I woke up at 5:00am to hop… Read more »

Ich bin eine Schulerin!

Last week was my first week at my new, german speaking school. It was also one of the longest and hardest weeks of my life. School in Switzerland is so different to Australian school which made settling in a challenge but a good challenge. I thought for this post I would show you a coupleĀ … Read more »

Sleighing, sledging, sledding??!!

I had the most awesome day today! In the morning Lina, Ella and I just hung out at home (literally we hung in the hammock!) and I had chocolate croissants and delicious bread for brekky. At 1pm everyone including my host brother, Nemo (who I hadn’t met yet) hopped on a bus and rode 20… Read more »

Greetings from Switzerland

The past 2 days have been a blur. On Friday I said tearful goodbyes to my family and other exchange students before hopping on a plane along with many other exchange students. After 7 hours of Tv and bad food we arrived at Singapore airport at the equivalent of around 1am in Australian time. So… Read more »

Guess whats happening tomorrow?!

I bet you have no idea. I feel like I don’t even realise what I am doing in just a few hours. Would you like to know what it is?   I am boarding a flight at Sydney airport headed towards Zurich airport ! Yes, you read that correctly! Tomorrow signifies the official beginning of… Read more »

Any ideas for pins?

Hi everyone! This is just a short blog post to ask for any ideas or suggestions on what pins I should use. For those of you who aren’t exchange students and have no idea what I mean by ‘pins’ I will explain! Every exchange student no matter what country receives a blazer that vary in… Read more »

Update (and a practise blog post)

Hello everyone! Welcome to my Rotary Youth Exchange Blog. For any of you that don’t know I am leaving for a year long exchange to Switzerland in 2018. Only 49 days to go and I am so excited! So I just thought I would give a quick update on what I have been doing in… Read more »