The German Dress That Flatters Every Body Type

Almost every country in Europe has its own traditional dress: the Dutch have clogs and white hats, Spaniards have red and black flamenco outfits and Bulgarians has elaborately embroidered vests. One national costume, however, stands above all others – as this legendary performance at Eurovision 2014 shows, few garments flatter a woman’s body (and ignite […]

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17 Ways You’re Going to Experience Culture Shock in Australia

What does culture shock in Australia look like? Well, there’s no one answer to how the Australian culture will affect you. From animals to booze, Australia has unique points of culture shock. While some parts of the Australian culture shock are expected, others slip under the radar – but this comprehensive list of 17 ways […]

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Exploring Austria – Culture And Nature In Affluent Vorarlberg

Small, affluent and jaw droppingly beautiful, Vorarlberg – the most Western state in Austria – is second only in the wealthy stakes to the country’s classy capital Vienna. Despite how much it packs a punch, the region remain’s surprisingly under-the-radar as a travel destination but yet it epitomises Austria’s well-deserved reputation for impeccable taste, stunning […]

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13 The Netherlands Facts: Fun Trivia On the Food, Culture, History & More

Looking for a few Netherlands facts? If you want to learn about the food, culture, history, or other fun facts about Netherlands, this article is for you! Ready to learn a few interesting facts about the Netherlands? Whether you’re thinking of a trip to the Netherlands in the near future or just want to know […]

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11 Things You Should Know About Australian Culture

Believe it or not, Australian culture looks nothing like the image cultivated by old Foster’s commercials and cheesy 1980’s Hollywood blockbusters. Catch a glimpse of the real Australia by checking out these 11 cultural qualities. Australians are irreverent Want an introduction to Australian irreverence? Start with this joke told by former Prime Minister Bob Hawke. […]

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11 Things You Should Know About Indigenous Australian Culture

For tens of thousands of years, Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander people have forged a vibrant culture brimming with unique languages, stories, art, music and songs. Introduce yourself to the culture of Australia’s First Peoples with these 11 facts. There is no singular Indigenous culture Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people belong to distinct social […]

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13 culture shocks that expats get when first moving to Austria

Deep down we’re all the same, ya know? But up there on the surface, there are some slight differences that keep things fresh, but also sometimes lead to embarrassing situations when 2 cultures encounter each other in an intimate way. Here are 13 culture shocks that expats have when moving here. Internationals living in Vienna: […]

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