Things I’ve learned about Americans from my travels overseas

Today I was considering some of the things that I learned about myself, and my fellow Americans, while abroad.  It’s fascinating to see the differences in cultures and people, and see how many different ways there are of doing things.   Obviously “the norm” will be different in every country you visit, but here were…

But I don’t speak their language… can I still visit?

When I tell people I am going to a place that speaks another language, people invariably say, “Oh, so you speak Spanish?” Or, “I didn’t know you knew French.”  The truth of the matter is that I don’t know any spoken languages other than English. I took American Sign Language in school, which was great,…

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