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What Europeans Get Wrong About Visiting the United States

And what we get wrong when visiting them.

Europeans really have no clue how big America is, do they? I’ll give you an example in a moment. 742 more words


First full week of School: Super Long Edition

Hey guys!

Okay, so I’m sorry that this post is going to be so long. But, school has kept me really busy and now that it’s Saturday, I can finally sit down and tell you guys about it. 1,967 more words

September In Spain

The Prince who Walked with Lions

This book by Elizabeth Laird may be aimed at children but it is worth adults picking it up to gain a fictional insight into a piece of British Empire history.   206 more words


Indians Marry Indians

One of the images closely associated with India (besides the usual snakes, elephants, tigers, poverty, and lately Information Technology) is its age old practice of the caste system.   429 more words

Whooping it up alla Italiana

status viatoris – being ‘on the way’/being in a state of pilgrimage

I didn’t have many birthday parties when I was a child, in fact I can only really recall one. 376 more words

A Modern-Day Nomad

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Tired Old Tales for Thursdays

Confusing American Behaviors?

Things We Do That Baffle Germans

Living in a foreign country teaches you so many things about its people, its customs, its passions, and its history.  2,208 more words

Expat Life

The most pedantic nation

I feel I need to write a few words about Japanese people’s obsession with doing things perfectly and constantly aiming to achieve the most functional and aesthetically pleasing end result. 1,277 more words

Cultural Observations