◆ホームステイを選んだ理由 Why did you choose Homestay to stay in Japan?
I chose Homestay to stay in Japan because I wanted to experience Japan and the Japanese life from the inside. Moreover Homestay was for me a safe way to travel because it permitted to belong to a family and not to be lost.
◆日本で便利・興味を持ったことはなんですか？What was/were convenient in Japan? What kind of thing were you interested in?
The most convenient thing for me in Japan was the railway network ! It was really easy to use and very convenient ! Then, I really enjoyed the convini store ! Really useful !
During my trip in Japan I was very interested in studying the Japanese university system and in sharing my culture with people and meeting Japanese people.
◆休日はどのように過ごしましたか？How did you spend your spare time in Japan?
I spent my spare time in doing sightseeing, going in Japanese university, meeting Japanese student and making interviews.
◆ホームステイ滞在中に驚いたこと Tell us the most surprising thing while you were in Japan.
The most surprising thing I experienced was to assist to the Gion Matsuri !
◆日本語が通じなかったとき、どうしましたか？ How did you communicate with Japanese when you couldn’t explain it in Japanese?
I spoke English ! And I used a dictionary french-japanese.
◆日本語はホームステイを通じて上手になりましたか？ Was your Japanese ability improved during homestay?
Yes ! Absolutely ! This trip made me improve my Japanese level.
◆日本滞在中の好きな食べ物は？ What Japanese foods do you like?
I like everything concerning Japanese food ! And my favorite Japanese food are “zaru udon”and warabi !
◆日本滞在中の嫌いな食べ物は？ What Japanese foods do you prefer not to eat ?
I didn’t like nato…
◆ホームステイのエピソード Please tell us some memorable thing or episode during your homestay.
Once, my family in Tokyo (Nakashima family) took me on the roof of a building to watch a wonderful firework on the Tokyo bay ! It was amazing !!
◆ホームステイをして得たもの Please tell us the thing that you got from homestay.
I learnt from homestay un little part of the way of living of Japanese people. For example I learnt that most of the Japanese wake up very very early and don’t sleep a lot !
◆これから来る人へのメッセージ（事前に準備した方が良いものなど） Please write a messages to the people who are coming to Japan from now on.
Hi guys ! I have 3 advices for you :
- take a compass with you.. because in Japan it’s very hard to find our way in the big city like Tokyo and Osaka.
- Speak with Japanese people ! Don’t hesitate to ask for directions, or to have some informations ! Most of the time Japanese people will help you and share their culture with you ! It’s a very good way to meet people !
- Be curious and never be ashamed ! Try everything you can and never hesitate ! Every experiences can be a good one !