Why Culture Shock is Good For You

From my personal experience, one of the rewarding things about visiting a different country is observing the cultural differences against what I’m used to. It gives me a sense of appreciation and I experienced the most enlightening account from when I spent time in Egypt.

I was on my way back to Cairo from Aswan via the overnight train when the train came to a sudden halt at seven in the morning. I looked out the window to witness children playing in the dirt when one of them spotted a tattered doll they found. The expressions of joy on their face captured my heart [Read More…]