Traveling is the ultimate way to shake up your normal life, and by experiencing other cultures, you learn a lot about your own. Travelers to the United States put things like pet food superstores and drive-thru liquor stores into perspective, while American tourists can point out that maybe it's not so sanitary to have a nude section of a public park?
People from all over the world responded to a Reddit thread asking, "What was your biggest culture shock?" and it'll make you question whether doorknobs are better than door handles.
1. We're the Big Cheese.
I had a roommate from Australia who was studying abroad in America. We went out to dinner one night and I got mozzarella sticks. He could not believe we just deep-fry cheese and then eat it. -Sarnick18
America has drive-thru everything! Drive-thru coffee, drive-thru ATM, drive-thru liquor store!-ExampleOtherwise