There’s no English translation for the Dutch word “Gezellig."
Are there things that can never be understood, expressed or experienced outside their home culture?
We’re wandering the unmarked maps of cultural translation!
Can you know a culture if you don’t speak the language?
What's the oddest - or most delicious - translation of traditional food that you've sampled?
Culture's shaped by geography, language, class and clan. It’s also shaped by time.
Have you had culture shock? Did it hit when you were travelling or when you were at home?
America has a thing for Japanese culture. And since the U.S. and its allies occupied Japan after WWII, some Japanese have had a thing for American culture, music in particular.
Perhaps one of the most obvious and important cultural divides in the United States is between the political right and left.