Almost everyone moving to a foreign land experiences at least mild culture shock. It’s normal for newcomers to another culture to have mixed feelings of curiosity and excitement, but also some discomfort. Knowing what culture shock is, what its different stages are, and how to cope with it considerably lessens its effects.
Personal feelings volunteers may experience
Honeymoon in the beginning: Everybody is nice, nothing is wrong, you’re having a wonderful time.
Distress and homesicknes...