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The Bends

Somewhere above the North Pacific Ocean—I decided to leave Tokyo a day earlier than I had originally planned. All of my flights going home looked good, so my only reasoning for leaving would be something I guess I’d call completion. 392 more words

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Keep calm... It is just culture shock!

Keep Calm.. It is just culture shock!
By Maria Crocicchia

If I say Erasmus, what do you think of? I suppose that everyone, both former and future Erasmus students, will agree that this is an amazing experience. 553 more words

Italy

HERE’S HOW YOU EAT FOOD IN DIFFERENT COUNTRIES

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by Rachel Oakley in Cool Travel on Wednesday 26 March 2014

 Taboos are everywhere, even when it comes to dining. Lucky for you, a dining etiquette infographic by  88 more words

Revelations and Questions

Shinjuku-Ku, Tokyo, Japan– Before I even started planning the trip here I’ve had this romanticized, Lost in Translation-style version of Japan stuck in my head. 459 more words

Thoughts

Serba Serbi Cultural Shock part 2

Nih lanjutan postingan dengan judul yang sama sebelumnya, dan saya tulis pada saat lagi dongkol dongkol nya habis kena semprot dari bos-bosku yang berlapis *curcol nih.

Serba-Serbi Cultural Shock Bugis vs Bule

Bagi yang nikah sebangsa atau se-suku mungkin keanehan yang terjadi antar pasangan suami istri dan cara pandang yang berbeda bisa lebih kecil dibanding yang nikah beda ras kali ya, kayak saya yang asli Bugis ini dan Mr Big yang ras nya beda, beda dunia, beda ras, beda culture dan pastinya beda suku,  dia ditanya suku juga dia bingung menjawab, kalau di silsilahkan dia aslinya campuran Skandinavian countries, ini versi Mami mertua ya yang cerita panjang lebar tentang asal usul mereka yang ber marga Travena, nah ceritanya di tahun 1800-an  tuh sang kakek buyut nya bermigrasi ke USA. 589 more words

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El Cucuy

My family is primarily from Germany, although I know very little about my German heritage. I consider myself an American. This is where I was born and raised. 1,318 more words

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