Exchange Students Blog

20 04, 2015

Discover Shanghai Part I

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by Susanna Jankowicz

Within the last two weeks in February, everybody of the group arrived and the big adventure could begin. All of were sharing a few same experiences during the first hours and days in Shanghai. These situations I want to describe this problems, feelings and findings.

I have had some frightened moments with the […]

20 04, 2015

Daytrip to Suzhou

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by Rosenow

Yesterday we made a trip to the city of Suzhou. It is not far away from Shanghai, it took us only 40 minutes with the train from Shangai Train Mainstation. Because of the many bridges and small rivers Suzhou is also called the “Venice of the East”. It is a very traditional town […]

20 04, 2015

Chinese metro habits

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by Kim Enzo Steinocher

After we already stayed for two weeks in Shanghai, we get used to the chaotic traffic system especially the metro. The procedure of the safety check of every bigger bag and the metro card system was familiar to every group member. Because without the metro there is only the taxi to […]

20 04, 2015

Chinese behaviour patterns – truths and myths

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by Potoku

Despite the fact that we had a great time with our Chinese Buddies in Salzburg, I still had some prejudices about China before moving here. For my overhasty stereotypes I would like to blame Disney’s Mulan, Chinatowns and the media, but in reality I can only blame myself for not having tried to […]

20 04, 2015

The First Days at Fudan University

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by Lara Panahi

I want to write about our first days in the Fudan University and the Welcome dinner, which was held on the 18th of March. The first days at the new university were very exciting for all of us and we learned a lot of new things. First of all we learned to […]

20 04, 2015

Foggy Smoggy Shanghai

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by Teresa Anneser

Shanghai is crazy. I love the city, which combines the traditional chinese atmosphere with a modern western charm. But there is this one thing, which worried my mind already before the trip to China started: air pollution. Just 1% of chinese cities can satisfy the European standard of the air quality, which […]

20 04, 2015

Cultural Shock

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by Alex Orgler

I am in Shanghai for nearly one month now. The time runs so fast. I and the others from our university already made so many experiences here. It is really a cultural shock, if you never have been to China before. Over all the traffic. Everybody just drives. Nobody really cares for […]

2 02, 2015

Four unforgettable months in Europe

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by Ke Yan

I still remember the day when I get off the plane at Frankfurt airport, at that time a rainbow appeared in the sky. It is really a perfect journey in my life and I will never forget these four months in Europe.

First of all, I want to say it is really a […]

19 01, 2015

My first time abroad

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by Jiang Junnan

4 months is not so long, especially for me, who loves Europe so much. It’s my first time to be abroad, and it leaves me a lot of precious memories.
First of all, I made a lot of friends here. For example, Monika, who is my buddy in MCM program, she is a […]

19 01, 2015

Story about my buddy and a man I met

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by Wei Tungyin

Something about my story: I want to say two things. One is about a man I meet on the way. Another is about my buddy.

These days I stay in Europe, I have traveled to many places. I have many troubles during my trips. The most frequently happened is getting lost and asking […]