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    The German exchange was an incredible experience for us all. Over the 2 weeks we spent in France, Germany and the Netherlands, we had the opportunityto visit so many different cities and to learn about their cultures. First stop was Paris. This city was incredible, with...

  The first thing we did this morning is having breakfast at the hostel. There was a good choice of breakfast food. Then we packed our things and had some free time until 11am. Most of us went back into the city to buy some last minute souvenirs,...

We had to be at the train station in Gelnhausen at 5:15 for our train at 5:38 that led us to Frankfurt. We then had to take another train straight to Amsterdam.According to the plan, we were supposed to get there at 11:00! But you...

    Today, the students had the chance to join their buddies in class again. At the same time, some of us had a German class, learned about fairy tales and did a bit of grammar as well. We then had some free time before going to the...

    On June 6th we could choose where we wanted to go in the morning between a city called Fulda or an ancient castle in Ronneburg. In Fulda, students visited a cathedral, a castle grounds and a café. In Ronneburg, students saw how medieval people lived, torture...

    We started the day with a breakfast prepared by the German class. A typical German breakfast with bread, jam and fruit. After, we talked about the post-war aera in Germany. The German students had prepared a presentation on their trip to Canada. We had lunch at...

    Today, June 4 we spent the day in Heidelberg. We left Gelnhausen at 7h50 by train and arrived in Heidelberg around 10h40. We started by taking a bus to the old town and had a guided tour. The tour lasted an hour and a half, we...

    Today, most of us went to our German buddy's classes, while others went to Steinau for German class. For lunch, we went to eat at the Forum for our usual meal. After that, we went to take ice cream. Some of us tried the famous...

    Today was the exchange's final morning in Berlin before we returned to Gelnhausen in the evening. This left us with one final opportunity to explore Germany's wonderful capital city. In the evening, we arrived safely in Gelnhausen even with train delays. As always, we are honored to...

    Today was our third day in Berlin. Our first stop of the day was a guided tour of the Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp. The gate where the prisoners entered was decorated with a quote; “Arbeit macht frei” which means work sets you free. We saw the...