Name: David RogerNationality: FranceAge: 21Major: Game & Mobile Contents1. Please introduce yourself.Hi, my name is David Roger. I’m 21 years old and came here from Chavagnes en Paillers, which is a small town near Nantes in France. I am in Epitech (European Institute of Technology) and my major is Game & Mobile Contents. I am here to study as an exchange student and I am participating in the Buddy program. I could have gone to European countries like Finland and Denmark. However, I thought that they already have similar cultures and landscapes to France. Therefore, I decided to come to Korea.
Name: Vaios KoukouletsosAge: 43Country: GreeceJob: Taekwondo coachLevel: 6 dan1. What is your feeling about visiting Korea? I had been thinking that Korea is filled with really culturally different things before visiting Korea. Above all, I felt afraid of having hot Korean food because I have trouble eating spicy and hot food. Actually I prefer sweet food. Some pizza sauces, pickles, and toppings are really different from my country. However, now I think it is not a serious thing but just a cultural difference. So, I’ve almost adapted to the different culture of Korea by using some methods lik
What one word would you use to represent Korea?Name: Eden Juscelino Monteiro ConstantinoNationality: Republic of AngolaAge: 23Major: Game Mobile ContentsA word that represents Korea well is respect. I think most Koreans are very kind to foreigners. For example, I can hear warm greetings almost anywhere I go such as movie theaters, cafes, and restaurants. Also, Korean students do their group project using the Internet. They use the Internet to do their group project effectively. Korean students solve their problems by talking many times with each other on the Internet. Name: Jaime de DeusNation
●Name: Jeni Obenza Medrano●Nationality: Philippines●Age: 181. How is your life in Korea going?Korea has always been the place I wanted to stay ever since I was in elementary school. At that time, I often saw celebrities in Korean dramas on Philippine television. But as I grew older, I had broader visions of studying in Korea. So far, life in Korea has been really awesome. I have attained so many memories that I will treasure forever. Memories of pure happiness, true friendship, struggle, pain and suffering. But the best things I love about life in Korea, independence and freedom.2. Tell reader
Name: Nur Diyana Binti Muhammad HasrinNationality: BruneiAge: 191. What do you think of the Korean wave?During high school, I was really into K-pop stuff and copied everything Korean people do. I was quite amazed and stunned that the Korean wave was spreading all over the world. Some of my friends used to hate me being weirdly ambitious of going to Korea because for them it was quite impossible. This year I was supposed to be the president of a Korean culture club in my college, but I had to back out once my name was listed as the successful candidate to go to Korea. Since then, I have receive
Name: Jaime de deusNationality: East-TimorAge: 23Major: Business Administration 1. Please introduce your home town and your country’s famous tourist attraction. Gleno is where I was born and raised. It is the center of the district of Ermera which is located in the west central part of East Timor. Ermera is famous for coffee trees and also sandalwood. This tree is very famous because it can be used to make perfume. East-Timor also has several tourist attractions such as Christ the King statue located in Dili, the capital, and also Pope John Paul II Monument. A lot of foreigners come there for…
Name: Saphon SomolireasmeyNationality: CambodianAge: 27 Major: Philosophy of Education1. How is your life in Korea? When I came here, it was difficult. I faced culture shock, lifestyle, and even language difficulties. I didn’t know even a word of Korean. I thought that English would be an appropriate language to speak. However, I can use English only in some environments at school. Moreover, the food, the weather, and the environment are completely different from my country. Now, I can understand this, so everything seems normal for me. I am starting to like some points of the Korean lifestyle
Name: Nihat Khalilzade LazimNationality: AzerbaijaniAge: 20Major: Mathematics and Information Science1: Please introduce your home town.I am from Baku, which is the capital of Azerbaijan. My hometown has several advantages that make it a great place to live. It has its own culture, sport, music and special dress. People there are very friendly and very hospitable. Its culture is unique. There are several holidays during the year .What I like most is the Novruz holiday. We go and see all our relatives. Everybody looks forward to celebrating this holiday. There are so many sweets, cookies, and m