Cultural Differences

The 5 phases of culture shock and how to go through smoothly

The 5 phases of culture shock and how to go through smoothly

Culture shock is what you can expect when moving to another country. It does not matter if you move to a place similar to your own culture or you are changing continents. No matter the distance, you will still experience a cultural shock and the different phases it comes with.

5 big communication differences between Americans and Germans

5 big communication differences between Americans and Germans

Living in the US as a German gives me the opportunity to observe many small differences throughout my day. In the following, I have written down 5 big communication-related habits that are very distinct in each country.

What to do when feeling grumpy abroad

What to do when feeling grumpy abroad

Have you felt grumpy in your new surrounding as an Expat? While in everyone’s life there are good and bad days, some triggers are more intense due to the new foreign surrounding.

Download your shopping nerd – the handy size chart for shopping abroad

Download your shopping nerd – the handy size chart for shopping abroad

Annoyed of googling a size chart for international fashion shopping again and again? No matter if you an Expat or a tourist: Whenever you shop for fashion in other countries the different size systems are really confusing. Even though I googled the sizes in UK, […]


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