Category: Blog

Hofstede and Culture

  “Studying culture without experiencing culture shock is like practicing swimming without experiencing water.”   This quote from Professor Dr. Geert Hofstede, one of the world’s leading culture experts, is a great analogy for anyone studying culture.  You simply can’t replace the sense you get…

We Love ❤️ Culture

“Fish don’t know they’re in water”   Like the quote from Derek Sivers eloquently illustrates, 🐟 fish don’t know they’re in water and the same applies to how many of us experience culture.  Why?  Because you often don’t appreciate your own culture until you travel…

✈️ Moving To Asia 🌏

  “Is heaven a place in the sky?  Heaven is what we wear in our heart and in our mind.”   I wonder was Erik Pevernagie in Southeast Asia when he gave this quote?  That’s how magical our transition to Asia has been.  It’s hard…

Goodbye Amsterdam ❤️

“Van een feest, komt een feest.”   I love this Dutch proverb, which translates as “From a party, comes a party.”  It’s a great way to look at life, especially if you’re the glass half-full type.  Since first stepping into this wonderful country 6 years…

👨‍👩‍👧 Our Story

“If it doesn’t happen, make it happen!”   Where to start with the story of CultureMee? Well let’s start at the beginning! It was during 2013 and I was coming up to almost seven years living in London and I knew I needed a change….

🌍 Welcome to CultureMee!

It’s my pleasure to welcome you to CultureMee! Thanks for taking the time to follow our story, we hope you enjoy the CultureMee blog which will tell a little bit more about who we are, our journey with CultureMee and why we are so passionate…