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South Korean holidays: Apple Day

Can’t get enough of these can you? Neither can I.

To be honest I think some of these holidays are a bit ridiculous and/or over the top, but I think it’s pretty awesome nonetheless that South Korea has so many of them. 114 more words

Cultural Differences

tropical depression nine

I took the above picture on my way to work today.!! The sky was so blue.!! That crisp, rich blue I so love.!!! The John Hancock Building with its rigid, uniform black made a vividly stark contrast to the enigmatic blue of the sky.! 133 more words

Travel

What can snow do to you?

Traveling to different places can be challenging cause it takes time and effort to adapt to the new place, due to cultural differences, temporal chances, geographical etc… 368 more words

Blog

All the Kings Horses

Immediately after writing my dramatically boring post, I received news that I would be leaving the rig the following morning. And so, I fled the rig, returning from whence I came. 375 more words

Qatar

Day 63

Working in an organisation with a about 80% multicultural staff I find that the connections I make are quite different.

Anglo Australians ask about my previous job to start with and rarely do I get asked my cultural background, although they are not backward in asking about my kiwi accent, about why I came to Australia and how long have I been here. 157 more words

Connection

French working attitude

Last week we had our intense Elective courses that took place everyday from 9am – 17pm with a break in between from 12pm – 14pm. That was the week where I got to know more about French work attitude. 662 more words

Culture

Clean House and Change the Bedding to Greet the Lava

The gem of a video clip below offers a glimpse into an aspect of native Hawaiian culture of which many people may be unaware. As lava flows on the island, there are vast cultural differences in how the native and immigrant cultures view the event. 360 more words

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