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WTForeign: Indonesian Culture Shock

This is a guest post by Oceana from Maps and Mandalas. She’s sharing her experiences with culture shock in Indonesia for our WTForeign series! Oceana is a writer, photographer, traveler, creator and (of course) blogger from the northern tropics of Australia. Check out her jaw-dropping Instagram gallery! Indonesia has always been a part of my family story. My mother traveled…

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WTForeign – Belgian Culture Shock (Part Three)

Our most commented on series of posts have been about what it’s been like to transition from Canada to Belgium and all the strange changes that have come with that. You can also read PART ONE and PART TWO of WTForeign.  Before I dive into the 3rd of this series, I wanted to say for the record; Belgium is my…

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belgium, immigration, lifestyle

WTForeign – Belgian Culture Shock (Part Two)

As you know, I have recently dove into Belgian culture headfirst,and, I have been shocked to say the least.  Feel free to read my initial thoughts on Belgium in part one of our Belgian Culture Shock list. As a Canadian – buying that one way ticket to Belgium was exciting and I knew I was in for quite a few surprises. Here’s part…

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belgium, travel

WTForeign – Belgian Culture Shock (Part One)

I love living in this country, it’s become home to me and there are a ton of positives about moving to Belgium – but there are also a lot of changes I’ve had to make and things I’ve had to get used to.    If you’re an immigrant to Belgium you will definitely have a chuckle at this list of (both the good…

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