The youth exchange in Baku and Istanbul (during the attempted Coup, no less) were two of the most life changing experiences so far for us. Every young person should complete an Erasmus+ Youth Exchange. It is a once in a lifetime experience and so much fun!
Erasmus+ for all!
Had a great time during Erasmus+ UK-Eurasia in Baku. Everyone should do an Erasmus+ Youth Exchange.
Visiting Baku was an unforgettable and amazing experience while being part of youth exchange Evropa2Evraziis. We’ve learnt a lot about cultural similarities and differences, also it was a great opportunity to share our experience and history with each other. I would recommend an Erasmus+ youth exchange to every person who wants to develop their life … Continued
We all really enjoyed hosting the Erasmus+ Evropa2Evraziis Youth Exchange in Baku, especially meeting lots of people from different cultures, learning about different societies and developing our communication skills. Here is one photo of us getting the hostel ready.
I thoroughly enjoyed my time in Istanbul. My research into the youth sector, youth unemployment and cultural learning provided me with some unique experiences and striking comparisons. Overall, I enjoyed learning about Turkey from Takim Yildizi, observing the architecture in the city as well as being told stories about it’s cultural history.
Culture in Turkey
Amazing experience, I really appreciated the opportunity provided to me by Asfar and Erasmus+ to learn about the Youth Sector in Istanbul. Outside of the activity, I loved the way in which Turkish people drank tea, I found it to be something that was used as a massive hospitality tool, while building communities together.
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