During your next vacation, explore the many different cultures in your own city. Without having to pack your bags, we will show you  within four days how people in other countries eat, play, talk and    celebrate. Immerse yourself in our multicultural home and switch with us!

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A report by ELTERN family magazine about the SwitchKids cultural exchange for children.

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published in the March 2021 issue

Text: Elisabeth Hussendörfer

Photos: Melina Mörsdorf


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The Kulturbrücke Hamburg launched its first pilot project during the 2005 Christmas break. In the meantime over 1500 familys and 4000 children, from over 75 nations have taken part in the project. Read here how it all began.