Not to say they don't exist, but stoplights are comparatively rare thanks to those circular hunks of concrete.
Here are some cultural discrepancies that might strike you as bizarre while you're abroad. When kids lose their teeth in Greece (and reportedly other countries), they throw them on the roof. To make things easier, pants even come with cute little slits in the booty! Roundabouts take the place of stoplights in the United Kingdom.
The specifics vary from nation to nation, but one popular interpretation lumps North and South America together as one continent called "America" and counts Europe and Asia together as "Eurasia." 7. In certain rural parts of the country, it's apparently acceptable for kids to relieve themselves wherever they please.
I could hardly find anyone who wasn't in a relationship and who wasn't engaged in some serious PDA all over the place, complete with holding hands, wearing matching clothes, constantly uploading a super-couple-y profile picture on Facebook and so on.
Algeria's wedding customs amongst those following the Muslim religion are much the same as in other practicing Muslim communities.
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In Europe both are both.” So how does this actually apply to the way relationships differ from each other in two continents whose inhabitants once belonged to the same culture?
Well, for one, it has obvious, superficial reasons, such as the typically super-white teeth and perfectly groomed appearances that Americans tend to have compared to their more natural-yet-not-necessarily-better-looking European counterparts.