Kathrin is completing a finance internship in Sydney. Her impression of Australia was 'a hot place at the end of the world'; she wasn't wrong; My home city is: Ochsenfurt is famous for: its sugar factory When I was young I wanted to: be a lawyer I chose Australia because: it's a country I always wanted to visit My impression of Australia before I arrived: was a hot place at the end of the world One thing I have learnt…

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Hannah is in Australia completing a marketing and events internship in the tourism industry. We think this is an awesome photo of her upside down, down under; My home city is: Cologne is famous for: the 'Dom' at the Rhein When I was young I wanted to: Train horses and dogs I chose Australia because: it is a special place in the world. It has its own nature, the eucalyptus trees and their own wildlife, which you will never see…

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Jacob is from a 'fishy' town in Denmark. He is completing a Finance internship here in Australia; My home city is: Esbjerg is famous for: smelling a lot like fish When I was young I wanted to: be a pilot I chose Australia because: I wanted to live in an English speaking country, and I would escape the cold winter in Denmark. My impression of Australia before I arrived: was that everyone had heavy Aussie accents, and that the weather…

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Caroline is in Sydney completing an internship in digital marketing and advertising. This is her third visit to Australia!! Perhaps this time she'll learn to love Vegemite; My home city is: Paris is famous for: being the city of love, the Eiffel Tower, best wines and cheeses! When I was young I wanted to: be a vet because I love animals. But I found my way in communication and marketing! I chose Australia because: In my university I had the…

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Ruth is completing an Events internship in Sydney. Luckily she hasn't seen any of the scary Aussie animals she thought she would; although she has only been here for one month; My home city is: Eindhoven is famous for: the company Philips and light show 'Glow'. However, most guys know it from PSV (football club). When I was young I wanted to: be a Dancer I chose Australia because: I wanted to do my internship in a English-speaking country, to…

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Lauren (Loz) is here in Australia from The USA completing an internship in Journalism. Her next trip will be to the white sands of Jervis Bay; My home city is: Chicago is famous for: it's great food, sports teams, and amazing skyline. When I was young I wanted to: be an Astronaut I chose Australia because: It was a place I had never been to before but always wanted to explore. My impression of Australia before I arrived: Very busy!…

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Jenna is from Finland but has fallen in love with Sydney. She completed an earlier exchange here and couldn't wait to come back; My home city is: Espoo is famous for: being the second largest city in Finland, next to the capital Helsinki. Espoo is also known to be the home city of multiple high technology companies. When I was young I wanted to: be a dancer or an event planner... still trying to figure it out I chose Australia…

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Maarten is from The Netherlands. He is here in Sydney completing an internship with a solar engineering company to further his skills and experience; My home city is: Almere is famous for: being built on the largest man-made island in the world When I was young I wanted to: be a Commercial Pilot I chose Australia because: I wanted to know more about Solar energy and how it fits in a different culture than mine My impression of Australia before…

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Amelie is in Australia completing an internship in supply chain management. It must be said; what a awesome picture!! Some very good advice below: My home city is: Saarbrücken is famous for: having a very strong French influence When I was young I wanted to: be a pilot I chose Australia because: I wanted to live in an English-speaking country to improve my English skills and the possibility to experience the country during summer time and to be able to…

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Aakash is from India, and currently completing an internship in Australia. Although he is enjoying his internship, it sounds like he has grown to love 'casual Fridays' as well: My home city is: New Delhi is famous for: Indian food and 16th century monuments When I was young I wanted to: be an Engineer My impression of Australia before I arrived: was a beautiful place with lots of beaches and Kangaroos One thing I have learnt about Australia that I…

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