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My first days in Cheboksary — Freja’s blog:))) | Youth Volunteer Center "Sodrujestvo" (Russia - Cheboksary)
Hi! My name is Freja, I am form Danmark and I'm a volunteer at Sodrujestvo. I am going to use the next 3 months in Cheboksary, where I am going to have speaking clubs, participate in the languages festival and many other interesting activities. I am very excited to learn more about the Russian culture, the language and the people living in Russia, because it's my first time in the country. Often when you haven't visited a country yet, the only thing you know about it, is what you hear around. And when people are talking about Russia, they are stereotyping the Russian people like they only drink vodka and all have a bear as a pet ;-). But right now the people I have met are nice people, who all welcomes you and tries to understand you, even when you are speaking a different language. I have been showed around the city, and it is very beautiful. I like the monuments, the gardens and the riverside of Volga. But it is difficult to navigate through the city, because everything is in either