Tag Archives: Crossing Cultures
A collection of cross-cultural observations from Red Licorice and Jujubes.
Reflections on cultural differences from Towels Packed Will Travel.
Identity, the metric system, driving. A little perspective as a foreign-born spouse comes “home.” From Culture Shock.
When we move to a new country, so many of our assumptions about daily life must change. A dispatch from Tanzania by World Chump.
When everyone wants a photo of your cute, blond kid. From The Wanderlust Diaries.
Getting asked for directions a lot leads to a theory on the openness of various cultures. From Well That Was Different.
(or, “How Instagram Cannot Convey How My Exotic Overseas Lifestyle Blows Sometimes”) From scary showers to bribing cops, a hilarious take on the glamour of overseas life. From Abu Halen.
Celebrating the New Year in Austria, from The New Diplomat’s Wife.
Christmas outside the box at a Thai beach resort. From In Search of the End of the Sidewalk.
Christmas in Austria. Snow, Advent markets, mulled wine, gingerbread…and a hairy, horned devil-creature that threatens to beat children with birch sticks and stuff them into a sack. Meet Krampus! From Well That Was Different.