Exploring Turkey

This week was an active week. I participated in the online debate “virtual exchange”, this is my first experience in such a debate. We discussed the topics “how lockdown has affected mental health” and “electrical cars are better than normal cars”. It was very interesting and informative. We also visited Anıtkabir .. – the mausoleum … More Exploring Turkey

Second month

Second month passed as a volunteer in Turkey .. I promised to tell you about my trip to Adana. Adana is a very beautiful city. I really liked the “taş köprü” bridge. The bridge is over a thousand years old, and it continues to work! I also remember the “Sabancı merkez camii” mosque. It is … More Second month

New beginnings

I am so pleased that I decided to come as a volunteer in Turkey. This is my first month in Ankara and during this time I managed to visit different places and İ met different people. When İ arrived , firstly I met our coordinators and the other volunteers like me. During this month we … More New beginnings


It’s been more than 5 months since my last visit to Ankara…  its feels like 5 months too long, however this time things are abundantly very different. Firstly, as a British tradition let’s begin with the weather and oh goodness with a very unusual super heatwave, it is scorching! And with this Covid regulations don’t … More THE OVERDUE RETURN

Family and Growing

October has arrived and the first signs of summer ending begin to reveal themselves, with an everchanging temperature day by day the thermostat slowly decreases. Sunrise comes later and sunset a lot earlier. The familiar feeling of long nights begins to return this time of year. As we roll in the descent of the final … More Family and Growing

Michael Robinson

Merhaba, benim adım Michael, benim 26 yaşındayım. I am from Newcastle upon Tyne a city in the United Kingdom. Full of culture, sport, and hospitality just like Turkey! My background is in education, health, and sports. I am an MPH Public health and held roles as a head tutor and assessor for health and fitness … More Michael Robinson

Youth Information and Sports service of HENDAYE – SW France

Ville de Hendaye Hendaye, France Placement dates A total of 52 week(s) during the period 02/09/2019 to 28/08/2020 Placement deadline No application deadline Project description The city of Hendaye (17,000 inhabitants), located in the extreme south-west of France at the border to Spain, will host 2 volunteers. The main objective of this project is to … More Youth Information and Sports service of HENDAYE – SW France