11 GIFs that Totally Nail Culture Shock
What goes into culture shock?
Culture Shock is something that affects most people who make the decision to live, work, or study abroad. But what IS it?
When someone kisses you within seconds of knowing you:
When you think you know what someone is saying, but it turns out you don’t:
When you’re starving but your host family doesn’t eat until 10 PM:
When you finally get to your apartment and everything is so small:
When you are pretty sure you know exactly where you’re going but it turns out you have no idea:
When you’re told that you need to keep all of your showers to 5 minutes, cause you know, droughts:
When you keep forgetting that cars drive on the other side of the road and have to run everywhere:
When it turns out living in a new country is EXHAUSTING:
You meet other people and instantly become best friends:
You tell your friends that you’re over it, and they are supportive even though they know you are just cranky: