Showing all posts in re-entry shock

When Culture Shock Doesn’t Happen
Posted on 3 May 2011

Culture Shock. They’re strong words. The first time I went to China to study Mandarin was also the first time I’d been overseas. And so I braced myself for the nasty culture shock that would inevitably (according to all I’d read and the people I’d spoken to) occur.  The sudden waves of intense homesickness, the …Read More