HALLINGELILLE YOUTH EXCHANGE, INTERVIEW, PART 5
STEFANO, 19, BERGAMO, ITALIA
HOW IS YOUR INTERNAL WEATHER TODAY?
Clear sky with a little breeze in the sunset.
WHY DID YOU DECIDE TO COME TO THIS EXCHANGE?
I wanted to explore alternatives in community living, ecological and economical possibilities. I also wanted to learn new things about myself, about others, have new experiences and grow as a person.
IF YOU COULD BE A PLANT, WHAT KIND OF PLANT WOULD YOU BE?
A lotus flower.
WHAT PRACTICAL SKILLS DID YOU LEARN HERE, AT THIS EXCHANGE?
I learned how to build a fence from tree branches, how to prepare a garden bed, how to build a compost toilet…I also learned some cooking techniques and gained new social skills.
WOULD YOU APPLY FOR ANOTHER SIMILAR EXCHANGE?