Mapping / Chloé – Maria

Today was mapping day and the weather was great, super sunny! Well, our first stop was in the National Library in Panepistimiou and like almost every other Greek building the architecture is amazing and the unexpected fact is that this library was actually designed by a Danish architect called Theophil Freiherr von Hansen. Like I said…

People come, people go!

Five months already done and I’m still very amazed about the number of people that went in my life and also left in this main time. Time runs faster and as far I can see it makes life more difficult when it comes to create connections! We all feel more septic after so many “hello”…

Mapping day / Exploring Athens

Today me and Chloé went for a walk around the city. We choose different places to go based on our previous experiences in those places. First we went to the National garden in syntagma, where we could enjoy the nature, seat, drink and talk for a while. Then we went to explore some of the…

SHINING BAFI

Has been a while since my last post and also has been more than 3 months that I’m already here. When doing EVS we think that is essentially about volunteering and the experience gained while you are dedicated to the project, however it is also from it that you give yourself the self-knowledge, that you…

Dear creativity!

From the very beginning creativity has been very relevant throughout the EVS process in HYP. Without a doubt I have learned a lot and my mind is increasingly full of new creative ideas. For the first time I’ve been working with the Roma kids and I must say that in the end it was an…

EVS . GOALS . HYP

The adventure itself begins already in the fact of being in a different country. I believe that the learning at the end of this experience will be very beneficial for my life from now on and the responsibility imposed has been a crucial point that is remembered daily. Adult life is quite complex, and the…

What makes Athens special

We are 4 volunteers that decided to explore nice places to spend time with friends in Athens. We spent a whole day walking around in the city and we found these amazing places: 1.Philapappos We started in philopappos hill to feel the fresh of the morning and to enjoy a nice view of Athens. There…

Being in Athens, the land of the gods.

Here I am in Athens, it has already proved to be an incredible city. I have no words to describe how good it feels to be here, it’s been three weeks since I arrived and the truth is that I already feel at home. I’ve known a lot of nice people and every day is…